After selecting a SAML template, use that template to apply user authentication and authorization support to an application.
You must provide:
- The name of the application.
- A brief, accurate description of your application.
- Attribute mapping information, used to map your application attributes to the identity attributes required from the identity provider to verify users' identities.
In PingCentral, on the Select Metadata page, complete one of
the following tasks:
If you choose to provide a metadata file, the information in the file shows on the page.
- Provide a metadata file from service provider (SP) connections, which might include entity IDs, ACS URLs, and certificates. Click Choose file to provide the file.
- Provide a URL to the metadata file. Click Or Use URL to provide the URL.
- Skip this step and provide the Entity ID, ACS URL, certificate, and attributes, or all of this information, during the promotion process.
- Click Next.
On the Map Attributes page, to map the application attributes
to the identity attributes required to fulfill the authentication policy contract in
PingFederate, select identity attributes in the
Identity Attribute list or click to add static values in
the Static Value field.
Add OGNL expressions to fine-tune attribute values to meet your needs.
- When you're finished, click Next.
On the Describe Application page, enter the name of the
application and a description in the appropriate fields.
You are adding this application to PingCentral, so your name will automatically populate the Owners field.
To add owners or groups of owners, click the Owners field
and select additional owners in the list. Click Next.
If the name you are looking for isn't showing in the list, contact your PingCentral administrator and request that the person be provisioned.
Click Save and Close.
The application is added at the top of the list of applications on the Applications page.