Create
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in
Celebration

Earn badges and make progress

You're on your way to the next level! Join the Kudos program to earn points and save your progress.

Deleted user Avatar
Deleted user

Level 1: Seed

25 / 150 points

Next: Root

Avatar

1 badge earned

Collect

Participate in fun challenges

Challenges come and go, but your rewards stay with you. Do more to earn more!

Challenges
Coins

Gift kudos to your peers

What goes around comes around! Share the love by gifting kudos to your peers.

Recognition
Ribbon

Rise up in the ranks

Keep earning points to reach the top of the leaderboard. It resets every quarter so you always have a chance!

Leaderboard

Come for the products,
stay for the community

The Atlassian Community can help you and your team get more value out of Atlassian products and practices.

Atlassian Community about banner
4,467,586
Community Members
 
Community Events
177
Community Groups

Access using multiple directories or account types

I don't do a lot of work with Atlassian Access beyond configuring a directory and testing the right users and groups etc are appearing in the applications, and I can't find a simple answer in the documentation.

The scenario is that we've got our internal users in our corporate directory (say AD), accessed via Access and on a verified domain, which is working fine.  We want to invite external users in, without adding them into our internal directory.

I know we could easily add a second verified domain, but could that use a separate directory?  Or, better, could we use Access to grant access to Atlassian accounts (Which we wouldn't own)

 

1 answer

1 accepted

0 votes
Answer accepted
Dave Meyer Atlassian Team Oct 25, 2020

Hey @Nic Brough -Adaptavist- ,

The organization-level directory in admin.atlassian.com currently only includes managed accounts (accounts on domains you have claimed). You can still invite external users directly to individual Jira and Confluence sites.

We're currently working on two areas that are relevant to your question:

1. Adding support for both syncing external users that are present in a connected external directory, this will allow you to use user provisioning to grant access to external users, even if you cannot enforce security policies on them. https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/ACCESS-648

2. We are implementing a fully integrated org-level directory that shows both internal and external users from all linked sites. (I think this, combined with the inviting external users directly to each site functionality, is your desired state) https://www.atlassian.com/roadmap/cloud?status=inTheWorks&enterprise=userManagement

 

Cheers,

Dave

Thanks Dave!

You're right on what we're aiming for, option 2 is indeed the ideal scenario, and 1 would be better than what we have now.  But knowing that we can do it "by claimed domain" and by "individual invite" is good enough to get us started.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS

Atlassian Community Events