Authenticate to CloudCannon using SAML
CloudCannon is set up as a Service Provider (SP) to allow Single Sign On (SSO) for your organization. To use this feature, you need to be on our enterprise plan and already have your own Identity Provider (IdP).
SAML can be a tricky thing to configure with only one end of debugging. If you would prefer manual assistance with setting up, please contact support.
To configure SAML with your IdP you will need the following details:
The issuer is configurable to allow multiple organizations from the same IdP. It must start with cloudcannon.com/. Leaving this blank will configure it as cloudcannon.com.
To add these details:
Once configured, you will get a screen defining any information you will need. If you require more information than displayed, please contact support.
Okta is a popular Identity Provider. To use Okta SAML with CloudCannon follow these instructions:
Create a new SAML 2.0 application on Okta for CloudCannon.
Go to CloudCannon and open Organization Settings / SAML. Copy your Issuer and Consume URL. If you do not have a SAML option in your menu contact support to get this enabled.
Enter the Issuer and Consume URL information into Okta.
And confirm you’re using CloudCannon as an internal application.
View the setup instructions for your newly created application on Okta.
Copy the Identity Provider Single Sign-On URL and X.509 Certificate.
Enter the Identity Provider Single Sign-On URL and X.509 Certificate information into CloudCannon.