Jira SAML SSO Installation Guide

Jira SAML app gives the ability to enable SAML Single Sign-On for Jira Software and Jira Service Desk. Jira Software and Jira Service Desk are compatible with all SAML Identity Providers. Here we will go through a guide to configure SAML SSO between Jira and your Identity Provider. By the end of this guide, users from your Identity Provider should be able to login and register to Jira Software and Service Desk.

Pre-requisites

To integrate your Identity Provider(IDP) with Jira, you need the following items:

  • Jira should be installed and configured.
  • Jira Server is https enabled (optional).
  • Admin credentials are set up in Jira.
  • Valid Jira Server and Data center Licence.

Download And Installation

  • Log into your Jira instance as an admin.
  • Navigate to the settings menu and Click Manage Apps.
  • Click Find new apps or Find new add-ons from the left-hand side of the page.
  • Locate Jira SSO / Single Sign On, Jira SAML SSO via search.
  • Click Try free to begin a new trial or Buy now to purchase a license for Jira SSO / Single Sign On, Jira SAML SSO.
  • Enter your information and click Generate license when redirected to MyAtlassian.
  • Click Apply license.
SAML Single Sign On (SSO) into Jira Service Provider, Install Jira Add-On through manage apps menu