Make sure that you have:

  • A Slack Workspace Owner account. For more information, see Types of roles in Slack.
  • The OAuth2 Access Token for the connected application. You can use the Ping Identity OAuth Configuration Service (OCS) to get the token. For more information, see Getting a Slack API access token.

You should review the provisioning information in the Slack documentation. For more infomration, see Manage members with SCIM Provisioning.

  1. Go to Integrations > Provisioning.
  2. Click + and then click New connection.
  3. On theIdentity Store line, clickSelect.
  4. Click Slack, click Select, and then click Next.
  5. Enter a name and description for this provisioning connection.

    The connection name appears in the provisioning list after you save the connection.

  6. Click Next.
  7. On the Configure authentication panel, in the OAuth2 Access Token field, enter the access token from Slack for the connected application.

    You can use the Ping Identity OAuth Configuration Service (OCS) to get the token. For more information, see Getting a Slack API access token.

  8. Click Test connection to verify that PingOne can establish a connection to Slack.

    If there are any issues with the connection, a Test Connection Failed dialog box opens. Click Continue to resume the setup with an invalid connection.

    Important:

    You cannot use the connection for provisioning until you have established a valid connection to Slack. To retry, click Cancel in the Test Connection Failed dialog box and repeat step 7.

    Learn more about troubleshooting your connection in Troubleshooting Test Connections Failure.
  9. On the Configure Preferences panel, enter the following:
    Field Description

    Unique user identifier

    Determines how to identify a unique user. Select primaryEmail or userName.

    Allow users to be created

    Determines whether to create a user in the Slack user directory when the user is created in the PingOne identity store.

    Allow users to be updated

    Determines whether to update user attributes in the Slack user directory when the user is updated in the PingOne identity store.

    Allow users to be deprovisioned

    Determines whether to deprovision a user in the Slack user directory when the user is deprovisioned in the PingOne identity store.

    Remove action

    Determines the action to take when removing a user from the Slack user directory.

    • Disable. When a user is deprovisioned from the PingOne identity store, PingOne disables the user in the external identity store.

    Deprovision on rule deletion

    Determines whether to deprovision users that were provisioned using this rule if the rule is deleted.

  10. Click Finish.

To sync group members out of PingOne into a software as a service (SaaS) application, follow the instructions in Configuring outbound group provisioning.