Qubole cloud application

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With Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML), your users can sign in to enterprise cloud applications with their Google Cloud credentials.

Set up SSO via SAML for Qubole

Step 1: Set up Google as a SAML identity provider (IdP)
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using an account with super administrator privileges (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Appsand thenSAML apps.
  3. Click Add at the bottom right.
  4. Locate and click Qubole in the application list.
  5. On the Google IDP Information page:
    • Copy and save the SSO URL.
    • Copy and save the Entity ID
    • Download the Certificate.
  6. Click Next.
    The Basic information window shows the Application name and Description seen by users.
  1. Click Next.
  2. On the Service Provider Details page, the ACS URL and Entity ID values are automatically populated. Keep the default values.
  3. Click Finish.
Step 2: Set up Qubole as a SAML 2.0 service provider (SP)

SSO setup is currently done by the Qubole support team. Email the following information to the support team to setup and enable SSO for your organization.

  • The email domain you want to link SSO 
  • Identity Provider SSO Target URL
  • Identity Provider Certificate’s finger print

Once setup is done you can verify it by signing into your Qubole application as an administrator and clicking on Settings and then Single Sign-On. A message is shown if SSO is enabled and the login URL for the organization is also available.

Step 3: Enable the Qubole app
  1. Sign in to your Google Admin console.

    Sign in using your administrator account (does not end in @gmail.com).

  2. From the Admin console Home page, go to Appsand thenSAML apps.
  3. Select Qubole.
  4. At the top right of the gray box, click Edit Service .

  5. To turn on or off a service for everyone in your organization, click On for everyone or Off for everyone, and then click Save.

  6. To turn on or off a service only for users in an organizational unit:

    1. At the left, select the organizational unit.
    2. Select On or Off.
    3. To keep the service turned on or off even when the service is turned on or off for the parent organizational unit, click Override.
    4. If the organization's status is already Overridden, choose an option:
      • Inherit—Reverts to the same setting as its parent.
      • Save—Saves your new setting (even if the parent setting changes).

    Learn more about organizational structure.

  7. (Optional) Turn on the service for a group of users.
    Use access groups to turn on a service for specific users within or across your organizational units. Learn more

  8. Ensure that your Qubole user account email IDs match those in your Google domain.
Step 4: Verify that SSO is working
  1. Close all browser windows.
  2. Open https://api.qubole.com/?saml=true and attempt to sign in with the Google email ID of the user. You should be redirected to the Google sign-in page.
  3. Enter your user name and password.

After your credentials are authenticated, you are redirected back to Qubole.


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