Deployment Example: SAML v2 Using Sun OpenSSO Enterprise 8.0

11.3 Configuring the Hosted Service Provider to Communicate with the Remote Identity Provider

After configuring the providers, enable the hosted service provider to communicate with the remote identity provider by loading the identity provider metadata into the instance of OpenSSO Enterprise acting as the service provider.

ProcedureTo Import the Remote Identity Provider Metadata into the Hosted Service Provider

  1. Access from a web browser.

  2. Log in to the OpenSSO Enterprise console as the administrator.





    The Common Tasks tab is displayed.

  3. Click Register Remote Identity Provider under Create SAML v2 Providers.

    The Create a SAML v2 Remote Identity Provider page is displayed.

  4. Make the following changes on the Create a SAML v2 Remote Identity Provider page.

    • Select the URL radio button for Where does the metadata file reside?

    • Type as the value of URL where metadata is located.

    • Under Circle of Trust, select the Add to Exiting radio button and select the spcot circle of trust from the drop down menu.

  5. Click Configure.

  6. Select Finish to end the task.