Configuring SAML for People HR

REQUIRED ACCOUNT/PERMISSION LEVEL

Bitium: All account levels; Must be admin to set up

PeopleHR: Team Plan and above; Must be admin to set up

In Bitium:

  1. Go to “Manage Apps.”

  2. Select “PeopleHR” 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. Download the Metadata XML file.

    SAML Configuration

  6. Click “Save Changes” in Bitium

    Leave your Bitium window open.

In People HR:

  1. Click on the “Settings” in the left side bar and then select “Company” from the settings list.

    People HR Settings

  2. Import the Metadata XML file downloaded from Bitium in step 5 into the “Upload ‘Single Sign On’ SAML meta-data file” field.

    Upload SAML meta-data file

Testing:

SP Initiated Login

  1. Assign yourself or an appropriate user to the PeopleHR app in Bitium.

  2. In a fresh window or browser not logged into PeopleHR or Bitium, navigate to https://{subdomain}.peoplehr.net.

  3. Click on the Single Sign-on login button.

    People HR Sign in

  4. You should be redirected to a Bitium login page. Sign into this.

    Bitium Login Page

  5. After signing in, you should be authenticated into your PeopleHR organization.

IDP Initiated Login

  1. Log out of PeopleHR.
  2. From the Bitium Dashboard, click on the PeopleHR app.
  3. You should be authenticated into the app.

JIT provisioning is not supported by this application. Users must be created in PeopleHR prior to their first sign into Bitium.