How to customize SAML metadata

The new System setup's SAML metadata custom configuration setting allows you to customize the content of Identify's SAML metadata. This feature is useful when you need to connect Identify to systems such as NemLog-in.

The format of the SAML metadata template is:


You can use our SAML metadata template sample as a starting point to build your own.

To get metadata of a specific profile, you need to append a parameter as follows:

  • SAML 2.0 metadata to use for Service Provider: https://[IDENTIFY_DOMAIN_NAME]/runtime/saml2/metadata.idp?samlprofile=<SAML_PROFILE_VALUE>. For example:
  • SAML 2.0 metadata to use for Identity Provider: https://[IDENTIFY_DOMAIN_NAME]/runtime/saml2auth/metadata.idp?samlprofile=<SAML_PROFILE_VALUE>. For example:

Note that the samlprofile attribute is case-sensitive.