Box provides a secure content sharing platform that both users and IT love and adopt. Content on Box can be shared internally and externally, accessed through iPad, iPhone, Android and Windows Phone applications, among others, and extended to partner applications such as Google Apps, NetSuite and Salesforce.

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12M

users depend on
Box each day

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30

minute federated setup for enterprise customers

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>50

large enterprises connect to Box through federated SSO

Ping Identity’s SaaS Partner Program delivers centralized user management capabilities to Box’s enterprise customers. Ping’s SaaS Partner Program allows Box to offer its customers proven SSO and expert support without making significant R&D investments.

 

Goals

  • User Management - Automated user management for enterprise customers
  • Simple SSO - Customers needed a simple SSO solution to connect to Box
  • Standards-Based Security - Easy way for customers to make secure connection

 

Solution

  • SaaS Partner Program - Proven SSO support for SaaS organizations
  • Federated SSO - Scalable enterprise SSO solution
  • SAML Support - Provide a simple way to provide SAML for Box solution

 

Results

  • Customers have centralized control over employee access to online content
  • Customers can easily connect to Box plus thousands of other services and apps
  • Quick customer setup in 30 minutes or less
  • Support for today’s and future use cases

"Ping Identity offered us an ideal SAML-based SSO solution and the partner support we needed for successful deployments. By partnering with Ping Identity, we can offer our customers a scalable, enterprise-grade process for securely managing deployments of hundreds or thousands of Box users in conjunction with other SaaS applications."

Tom Baretto Box Engineering Manager

Founded in 2005, Box provides a secure content sharing platform that both users and IT love and adopt. Content on Box can be shared internally and externally, accessed through iPad, iPhone, Android and Windows Phone applications, among others, and extended to partner applications such as Google Apps, NetSuite and Salesforce. Headquartered in Los Altos, CA, Box is a privately held company and is backed by venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Bessemer Venture Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Emergence Capital Partners, General Atlantic, Meritech Capital Partners, NEA, Scale Venture Partners, and U.S. Venture Partners, and strategic investors salesforce.com and SAP. To learn more about Box, visit www.box.com.