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Single Sign On (SSO) with Eloqua

Important: This article contains out-of-date information. For current application information, see Connecting Applications with JumpCloud Using Pre-Built Connectors.



Configure the Service Provider

  1. Log in to Eloqua as an administrator
  2. Navigate to the Settings page by selecting the gear icon
  3. In the Users and Security section, select Users
  4. Select the Single Sign-On tab and select Certificate Setup from the drop-down menu
  5. Select Upload Certificate
  6. In the Name field, enter JumpCloud_Cert
  7. Select Choose File and upload your public certificate
  8. Select Save
  9. Select the Single Sign-On tab and select Identity Provider Settings from the drop-down menu
  10. Select Create Identity Provider
  11. In the Name field, enter JumpCloud
  12. In the Login URL field, enter https://sso.jumpcloud.com/saml2/eloqua (this is the default IdP URL, but if you plan to change this value in JumpCloud in step 2, part 10 then provide your chosen value)
  13. In the Logout URL field, enter https://console.jumpcloud.com/userconsole/
  14. From the Protocol Binding drop-down menu, select HttpPost
  15. In the Identity Provider Entity field, enter https://YOURDOMAIN.com (replace YOURDOMAIN with your company’s unique domain)
  16. Under Identity Provider Certificate, select JumpCloud_Cert from the drop-down menu
  17. From the Signature Algorithm drop-down menu, select Sha1
  18. Under User Identity Location, select The user identity is located in an assertion subject’s name identifier
  19. Under User Identity Mapping, select Assertion contains the Email Address from the User object
  20. Select Save
  21. Select JumpCloud to open the IdP configuration in view mode
  22. Copy the Service Provider Entity
  23. Select the hyperlink under Service Provider Certificate
  24. Select Download

Configure the JumpCloud SSO Application

  1. Access the JumpCloud Administrator Console at https://console.jumpcloud.com.
  2. Select Applications in the main navigation panel.
  3. Select the + in the upper left, scroll or search for the application in the 'Configure New Application' side panel, the select 'configure'.
  4. You can upload a service provider application's XML metadata file to populate SAML connector attributes for that application. The attributes populated by the metadata file may vary by the application. To apply a metadata file for the application you're connecting, click Upload Metadata. Navigate to the file you want to upload, then click Open. You'll see a confirmation of a successful upload. Be aware that if you upload more than one metadata file, you'll overwrite the attribute values applied in the previously uploaded file.
  5. In the IDP Entity ID field, enter https://YOURDOMAIN.TLD (e.g., https://thebestwidgets.com).
  6. Select Upload IdP Private Key and upload the private.pem file generated according to the above prerequisites.
  7. Select Upload IdP Certificate and upload the cert.pem file generated according to the above prerequisites.
  8. In the SP Entity ID field, paste the Service Provider Entity you copied from Eloqua’s configuration page.
  9. Select Upload SP Certificate and upload the certificate you downloaded from Eloqua’s configuration page.
  10. In the field terminating the IdP URL, either leave the default value or enter a plaintext string unique to this connector.
  11. (Optional) In the Display Label field, enter a label that will appear under the Service Provider logo within the JumpCloud User console.
  12. Select Activate.

Validate SSO authentication workflows

IdP Initiated

  • Access the JumpCloud User Console at https://console.jumpcloud.com.
  • Select the Service Provider icon.
  • This should automatically launch and login to the application.

SP Initiated

  • Navigate to your Service Provider application URL.
  • You will be redirected to log in to the JumpCloud User Portal.
  • The browser will be redirected back to the application and be automatically logged in.

Last Updated: Aug 20, 2019 09:21AM MDT

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