PingFederate provides metadata for SAML and WS-Federation connections and supports automatic update for SAML connections by reloading metadata URLs provided by the partners.
- Metadata publication
- PingFederate includes expiration information in metadata. It serves as an indicator to partners whether they have reasonably up-to-date information about your server.
- Metadata consumption
- PingFederate supports automatic reloading of metadata by URL for SAML connections.
- Go to the screen.
To adjust the validity of your metadata, modify the Cache Duration
field value, in minutes.
The default value is
To adjust the frequency of automatic reloading of SAML metadata, modify the
Reload Delay field value, in minutes.
The default value is also
Click Next and continue with the rest of the configuration.
When editing an existing configuration, you may also click Save as soon as the administrative console offers the opportunity to do so.