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
4,360,934
Community Members
 
Community Events
168
Community Groups

We intend to use ADFS as our Identity Provider to manage our access into confluence

 

Is there a way of mapping Active Directory Security Groups into confluence to manage the Authorisation and Access?

1 answer

0 votes
Dave Meyer Atlassian Team Aug 02, 2020

Hi @Norman Bailey-Powers ,

AD FS only supports single sign-on, not group syncing. In order to sync groups from Active Directory to Atlassian cloud, we support a number of cloud identity providers like Azure AD and Okta that can source users and groups from an on-premises Active Directory and sync them to Atlassian's cloud.

If you don't already have a provider in place, we also have partnered with Okta to provide free subscriptions to use with Atlassian.

https://confluence.atlassian.com/cloud/configure-user-provisioning-for-active-directory-or-ldap-964957496.html

https://confluence.atlassian.com/cloud/create-an-okta-account-for-your-organization-978195327.html

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/active-directory/saas-apps/atlassian-cloud-provisioning-tutorial

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
DEPLOYMENT TYPE
CLOUD
TAGS
Community showcase
Published in Atlassian Access

Atlassian Access Demo Q&A Recap

Hi Community! Thank you to all who joined our ongoing monthly Atlassian Access demo! We have an engaging group of attendees who asked many great questions. I’ll share a recap of frequently ask...

1,507 views 5 5
Read article

Atlassian Community Events