Confluence SAML app gives the ability to enable SAML Single Sign On for Confluence Software. Confluence Software is compatible with all SAML Identity Providers. Here we will go through a guide to configure SSO between Confluence and PingFederate. By the end of this guide, PingFederate users should be able to login and register to Confluence Software.
To configure PingFederate integration with Confluence SAML SSO, you need the following items:
All the information required to configure the Ping Federate as SAML IDP i.e. plugin’s metadata is given in the Service Provider Info tab of the miniOrange plugin.
Now we will go through the steps to setup Confluence as a Service Provider using miniOrange add-on:
Configure Identity Provider
By Metadata URL:
By uploading Metadata XML file:
IDP Entity ID
Single Sign On URL
Single Logout URL
Configure Multiple Identity Providers
When user logs into Confluence, one of the user’s data/attribute coming in from the IDP is used to search the user in Confluence. This is used to detect the user in Confluence and login the user to the same account.