SAML 2.0 SSO Configuration for Salesforce
JumpCloud® Directory-as-a-Service® provides its users with a True Single Sign-On (SSO) experience, connecting them to their resources with one identity, including SaaS applications like Salesforce.
For companies that are looking to manage user access to Salesforce via SSO / SAML, check out our Knowledge Base articles (including one for Salesforce Desk) on how to connect your JumpCloud identities to your Salesforce accounts.
Considered one of the first of the SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) applications, Salesforce is a CRM (customer relationship management) solution for a wide variety of businesses. Practically any customer-facing function can be handled through Salesforce. Whether it is providing support services (through Desk by Salesforce), tracking deals and purchases with Sales Cloud, or more, Salesforce is one of the most widely used business applications on the market.
Why SSO with JumpCloud?
JumpCloud is directory services for the modern workplace. Admins who use JumpCloud for system management, LDAP authentication, and RADIUS networking can also manage user access to Salesforce accounts with the cloud directory service. By consolidating identity and access management, JumpCloud provides True Single Sign-On™ for organizations.