SSO - Azure AD SAML Configuration

Follow these simple steps to set up Azure AD SAML on Azure Portal for your ScaleGrid DBaaS account.

  1. Login to the Azure Portal.
  1. Click "Azure Active Directory" from the left menu.
  1. Click "Enterprise applications" from the left menu.
  1. Click "All applications" from the left menu under the "Manage" section.
  2. Then, click "New Application".
  1. Click "Create your own application".
  1. Under "Create your own application" on the right side:
    • Enter "ScaleGrid SAML" for the app name.
    • Select "Integrate any other application your don't find in the gallery".
    • Click the "Create" button.
  1. Wait until the application is created.
  2. Go to the newly created "ScaleGrid SAML" application, and click "Single sign-on" from the left menu.
  1. Click the "SAML" box on the screen.
  1. You should see the "SAML-based Sign-on" screen.
  1. Click "Edit" from the top right corner of the "1. Basic SAML Configuration" box.
  1. Under "Basic SAML Configuration" on the right side, enter the following:
    • Identifier (Entity ID): ScaleGridSAML
    • Reply URL (Assertion Consumer Service URL): https://console.scalegrid.io/samlAuthenticate
    • Sign on URL: https://console.scalegrid.io
    • Logout Url: https://console.scalegrid.io/logout
    • Click the "Save" button.
  1. Download the "Certificate (Base64)" file from "3. SAML Signing Certificate".
  1. Copy the following values from "4. Set up Scalegrid SAML":
    • Login URL - Eg. http://login.microsoftonline.com/aabbcc/saml2
    • Azure AD Identifier - Eg. https://sts.windows.net/aabbcc/
    • Logout URL - Eg. http://login.microsoftonline.com/aabbcc/saml2
  1. Click "Users and groups" from the left menu.
    • Click "Add user/group"
  • Click "None Selected" under Users.
  • Select the users you wish to allow access to your ScaleGrid account, then click the "Select" button.
  • Click the "Assign" button.
  • You should now see all assigned users on the "Users and groups" screen.
  1. Send ScaleGrid the following information:
    • Login URL (from step 15)
    • Azure AD Identifier (from step 15)
    • Logout URL (from step 15)
    • The Certificate (Base64) file (from step 14)

Once you're through these steps, head back to our SSO - SAML Setup page to finalize your secure login setup.