You must configure at least one instance of an identity provider (IdP) adapter to set up connections to service provider (SP) partners to manage and view your IdP adapter in the IdP Adapters window.
An IdP adapter looks up session information and provides user identification to PingFederate. PingFederate comes bundled with the PingID integration kit and the following adapters:
- Composite Adapter
- HTML Form IdP Adapter
- HTTP Basic IdP Adapter
- Identifier First Adapter
- Kerberos Adapter
- OpenToken IdP Adapter
- PingID Adapter
- Reference ID IdP Adapter
- X.509 Certificate IdP Adapter
Additional integration kits are available on the PingFederate download page on the Add-ons tab.
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In the IdP Adapters window, choose from the following
Option Description Create New Instance Configure a new instance <Existing instance link> under Instance Name Modify an existing instance Check Usage Review the usage of an existing instance Delete or Undelete Remove an existing instance or cancel the removalNote:
By default, PingFederate automatically checks multi-connection errors whenever you access this window. This verifies that configured connections are not adversely affected by changes made here.
If you experience noticeable delays in accessing this window, you can disable automatic connection validation. Go to.