Managing a SAML Identity Provider

Use the Console to add a SAML 2.0 identity provider (IdP) to an identity domain so authenticated users from the IdP can access Oracle Cloud Infrastructure can access resources and cloud applications.

Common terms

Identity Provider (IdP)

An IdP is a service that provides identifying credentials and authentication for users.

Service Provider (SP)

A service (such as an application, website, and so on) that calls upon an IdP to authenticate users.

Use the following steps to create a SAML 2.0 IdP: