How to Configure SAML 2.0 for Jira On Premise SAML

Note: You can find information about JIRA provisioning in our Okta Jira Authenticator Configuration Guide.

  1. Create okta-config-jira.xml on the Jira server and paste the following configuration into it.

  2. Substitute the following text for [Metadata] in the file you just created.

    Sign into the Okta Admin dashboard to generate this value.
  3. Make the following updates to the [jira_webdir]/WEB-INF/classes/seraph-config.xml file.
  4. Copy the  okta-jira.jar file to the [jira_webdir]/WEB-INF/lib directory.
  5. Restart your Jira service.