Configuring SAML for Hightail


Bitium: All account levels; must be an Admin to set up

Hightail: Contact Hightail Enterprise Support to request SAML; Must be admin to set up

In Bitium:

  1. Go to “Manage Apps.”

  2. Select “Hightail” from the list of installed apps.

  3. Click the “Single Sign-On” tab.

  4. Click the dropdown menu and select “SAML authentication.”

    Select Single Sign-On Provider

  5. Copy the Login URL and X.509 Certificate from Bitium.

    SAML Configuration

Leave your Bitium window open and continue in a new tab.

In Hightail:

  1. Click on the “Admin” section on the top right of the page. Then click “Account” and select “Configure SAML” from the dropdown.

    Configure SAML

  2. Check the “Enable SAML Authentication” checkbox to begin configuring SAML.

  3. Paste the X.509 Certificate copied in Step 5 into the SAML Token Signing Certificate field in Hightail.

  4. Paste the Login URL copied in Step 5 into the SAML Authority (Identity Provider) field in Hightail.

  5. Select the radio button for “Identity Provider (IdP) initiated log in”.

  6. Copy the SAML Consumer(Service Provider) URL from Hightail.

    Hightail SAML settings

  7. Click “Save” in Hightail.

In Bitium:

  1. Paste the SAML Consumer (Service Provider) URL copied in Step 6 into the ACS URL field in Bitium.
  2. Click “Save Changes” in Bitium.
SAML Enabled will be illuminated in green once completed.