Single Sign-On: Building an Integration with Okta

Your application needs to support federated Single Sign-On, a common approach for an application to rely on an external identity provider. For web-based applications, Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) is the standard. For mobile applications, many mobile solution vendors offer proprietary SDKs to provide support. Okta offers Okta Mobile Connect which is based on the SAML protocol.

For details on how to federate your application with SAML and Okta Mobile Connect, go to our Single Sign-On with Okta section for additional guidance.

Use the following instructions to support single sign-on for your app in the public-facing Okta Integration Network:

1. Prepare Your Application

Use Okta's Understanding SAML page for best practices on supporting SAML in your app which includes toolkits and testing tools.


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