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Single Sign On (SSO) with ParkMyCloud

Important: This article contains out-of-date information.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



  • How to configure User authorization.
  • This connector asserts FirstName and LastName in the AttributeStatement passing the values of the first and last name of the user in JumpCloud to ParkMyCloud.

Configure the JumpCloud SSO Application

  1. Access the ParkMyCloud console and select Single Sign-On from the left panel.
  2. Set Single sign-on to either Allowed for all users or Required for all users except admins
  3. Select Change at the top and specify a friendly Unique name, note the URLs above this setting and leave this window open.
  4. Access the JumpCloud Administrator Console at https://console.jumpcloud.com.
  5. Select Applications in the main navigation panel.
  6. Select the + in the upper left, scroll or search for the application in the 'Configure New Application' side panel, the select 'configure'.
  7. 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.
  8. In the IDP Entity ID field, enter https://YOURDOMAIN.TLD (e.g., https://thebestwidgets.com).
  9. Select Upload IdP Private Key and upload the private.pem file generated according to the above prerequisites.
  10. Select Upload IdP Certificate and upload the cert.pem file generated according to the above prerequisites.
  11. In the SP Entity ID field, enter the SP Entity ID from the ParkMyCloud Console.
  12. In the ACS URL field, enter the SP ACS URL from the ParkMyCloud Console.
  13. In the field terminating the IdP URL, either leave the default value or enter a plaintext string unique to this connector.
  14. (Optional) In the Display Label field, enter a label that will appear under the Service Provider logo within the JumpCloud User console.
  15. Select Activate.
  16. Reopen the ParkMyCloud side panel and select export metadata.

Configure the Service Provider

  1. Return to the ParkMyCloud console.
  2. (Optional) Specify an Initial team.
  3. Select 'Custom' for IdP.
  4. Select 'Upload an IdP metadata file' for IdP configuration.
  5. Select Choose File and browse to the metadata file exported in the steps above and select Save Changes.

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 the User login URL defined in the SP Single Sign-On settings.
  • 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 09:47AM MDT

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