The PingDirectoryProxy Server provides a System for Cross-domain Identity Management (SCIM) servlet extension to facilitate moving users to, from, and between cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) applications in a secure, fast, and simple way. SCIM is an alternative to LDAP, allowing identity data provisioning between cloud-based applications over HTTPS.

This section describes fundamental SCIM concepts and provides information on configuring SCIM on your server.