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Session Details2019-01-07T06:21:08-05:00

`create table user` considered harmful: reasons you should outsource your aut

Presented by: FusionAuth (Sponsor)
Time: Thursday, Jan. 13, 2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

(Presented by Dan Moore)
When you are starting to build or revamp an application, a way for users to register and log in is almost always necessary but not sufficient. No one uses an application for the sign-in screen, after all!

While some teams and applications are functional with a local user table, there are significant benefits to outsourcing your authentication, authorization, and user management to a third-party system, whether SaaS or open source.

At the end of this talk, you'll know the basics of authentication and authorization, what kind of auth systems exist, why you should think about outsourcing it, and the dimensions upon which you should evaluate any possible auth system solution.

Room: Salon E/DLevel: Introductory and overview