• Link PingOne to an identity repository containing the users requiring application access.
  • Populate Namely with at least one user to test access.
  • You must have administrative access to PingOne and an Admin account on Namely.
  1. Add the Namely application to PingOne:
    1. In PingOne, go to Connections > Applications and click the + icon.
      Screen capture of PingOne Applications page.
    2. When you’re prompted to select an application type, select WEB APP and then click Configure next to SAMLfor the chosen connection type.
    3. Enter Namely as the application name.
    4. Enter a suitable description.
    5. Optional: Upload an icon.
    6. Click Next.
    7. For Provide App Metadata, select Enter Manually.
    8. In the ACS URLS field, enter https://<your subdomain>.namely.com/saml/consume.
    9. In the Entity ID field, enter https://<your subdomain>.namely.com/saml/consume.
    10. Select the Signing Key to use and then click Download Signing Certificate to download as X509 PEM (.crt).
    11. Leave SLO Endpoint and SLO Response Endpoint blank.
    12. In the Subject NameID Format list, select urn:oasis:names:tc:SAML:1.1:nameid-format:emailAddress.
    13. Enter a suitable value for Assertion Validity Duration (in seconds). A value of 300 seconds is typical.
    14. Click Save and Continue.
    15. Namely expects an email address to identify a user in the SSO security assertion:
      • If you use an email address to sign on through PingOne, click Save and Close.
      • If you sign on with a username, in the PingOne User Attribute list, select Email Address to map that to the SAML_SUBJECT, then click Save and Close.
    16. Click the toggle to enable the application.
    17. On the Configuration tab of the newly-created Namely application, copy and save the IDP Metadata URL value.

      You’ll need this when configuring SAML on Namely.

      Screen capture of PingOne Connection Details section.
  2. Enable SAML SSO within Namely:
    1. Sign on to the Namely console as an administrator.
    2. Select Company on the top navigation bar.
    3. Click the Settings tab.
    4. In the left navigation pane, click Login Page.
    5. In the Login Methods section, click SAML.
    6. In the Identity Provider SSO URL field, enter the Initiate Single Sign-On URL value from PingOne.
    7. Copy and paste the IdP Provider Certificate value into the Identity provider certificate field.
    8. In the SAML Metadata field, enter the IdP Metadata URL value from PingOne.
      Screen capture of Namely Company page detailing SAML settings.
    9. Click Save.
  3. Test the PingOne IdP integration:
    1. Go to the PingOne Application Portal and sign on with a user account. 

      In the Admin console, go to Dashboard > Environment Properties to find the PingOne Application Portal URL.

    2. Click the Namely icon.

      You're redirected to the Namely website and logged in with SSO.

  4. Test the PingOne SP integration:
    1. Go to https://<your subdomain>.namely.com/users/login and enter your email address only.
    2. In the PingOne sign-on prompt, enter your PingOne username and password.
      Screen capture of PingOne sign-on page.

      You're redirected back to Namely and signed on.