Setting up an external service

The Event Hook and Inline Hook examples in this section use Glitch projects to create an external service for use with your Okta org.

Glitch (opens new window) is a browser-based development environment that can build a full-stack web application online. You can use their template applications to implement an external service that receives the outbound calls from Okta orgs.

Start with a new Node.js project built on the Express framework or a Node.js SQLite database application and use the code snippets in the following examples to implement the example hooks. Copy (Remix on Glitch) the Glitch projects for each hook in the following sections to have a working code sample.

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