Integrating Okta for SSO
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Integrating Okta for SSO

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This guide provides the details about Britive and Okta SSO integration.

Configuration Steps

Configuring an Identity Provider on Britive

An identity provider needs to be created in Britive for SSO. 

  1. Login to Britive application with administrator privileges.
  2. Click on Admin->Identity Management from the navigation menu.
  3. Click on Identity Providers tab.
  4. Click on ADD IDENTITY PROVIDER.
  5. Enter Name and Description.
  6. Click on ADD IDENTITY PROVIDER button. A configuration page is displayed.

Configuring SSO on Britive

  1. Click on the Edit icon under SSO Provider in the SSO Configuration tab.
  2. Select Generic from the drop-down list.
  3. Save the changes by clicking the icon next to the selection.
  4. Keep note of the URLs listed here, they are required to complete the SSO configuration on the identity provider portal.

Configuring Okta for SSO

Bookmark application

  1. Login  as Okta administrator.
  2. Click on Applications from the navigation menu.
  3. Open the Bookmark application configured for Britive.
  4. Click on the General tab.
  5. Click on the EDIT button under App Settings.
  6. Copy the Initiate SSO URL from the Britive configuration into URL field.
  7. Click Save.

Configuring SAML app 

  1. Open the SAML application configured for Britive.
  2. Click on the General tab.
  3. Click on the EDIT button under SAML Settings.
  4. Click Next.
  5. Copy the Assertion Consumer URL from Britive into Single Sign On URL in Okta. 
  6. Check the Use this for Recipient URL and Destination URL checkbox.
  7. Copy the Audience/Entity ID from Britive into Audience URI in Okta.
  8. Under the Attribute Statements (optional)section, add the following attribute:
    • Name: email, format: Unspecified
    • Value: user.email
  9. Click Next.
  10. Select I'm an Okta customer adding an internal app.
  11. Select This is an internal app that we have created for the App type shown next.
  12. Click Finish.
  13. Download the metadata in XML format. 

Configuring SSO metadata on on Britive

To complete the SSO configuration, the SAML metadata from the identity provider needs to be imported into the Britive application. 

Follow the steps below to complete the SSO configuration:

  1. Login to Britive application with administrator privileges.
  2. Click on Admin-> Identity Management.
  3. Click on the Identity Providers tab.
  4. Click on the required identity provider.
  5. Click on UPLOAD SAML METADATA. Browse to the identity provider SAML metadata that was downloaded while configuring the identity provider.
  6. Upon successful upload, the SAML settings are displayed.

Known Issues/Troubleshooting

Reach out to our team at support@britive.com if you encounter any issue.


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