Hive cloud application

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

Set up SSO via SAML for Hive

Here's how to set up single sign-on (SSO) via SAML for the Hive® application.

Step 1: Get Google identity provider (IdP) information
  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 Apps and then SAML Apps.

    To see Apps on the Home page, you might have to click More controls at the bottom. 

  3. Click Add Add at the bottom right.
  4. Locate and click Hive in the application list.
  5. On the Google IDP Information page:
    1. Copy and save the SSO URL and Entity ID.
    2. Download the IDP certificate.

Leave the Admin console open, you'll continue with the configuration wizard after performing the next step in the Hive application.

Step 2: Set up Hive as a SAML 2.0 service provider (SP)
  1. Open a new incognito browser window.
  2. Sign in to  https://app.hive.com with your Hive administrator account.
  3. Click your user icon at top right and then Your workspace and then Auth.
  4. On the Auth page, copy and save your Workspace ID, a unique value you'll need when you finish configuring SSO in the Admin console in Step 3 below.
  5. Enter the the IdP information you copied in Step 1 in the following fields:
    • SAML SSO URL: SSO URL
    • Identity Provider Issuer: Entity ID
    • Paste the contents of the IdP certificate into the Certificate text input area.
  6. Go to the Appearance tab,  then click Save changes.
Step 3: Finish SSO configuration in Admin console
  1. Return to the Admin console browser tab.
  2. In the SSO configuration wizard, click Next.

    The Basic information window shows the Application name and Description seen by users.

  3. Click Next.
  4. On the Service Provider Details page, edit the ACS URL, replacing {your-workspace-id} with the workspace id ID you copied from Hive in Step 2.
  5. Click Next.
  6. On the Attribute Mapping page, set the Select category and Select user field values as follows for the listed attributes:
     
    Application attribute Select category Select user field
    firstName Basic Information First Name
    lastName Basic Information Last Name
  7. Click Finish.
Step 4: Enable the Hive 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 Apps and then SAML Apps.

    To see Apps on the Home page, you might have to click More controls at the bottom. 

  3. Select Hive.
  4. At the top right of the gray box, click Edit Service Compose.

  5. To apply settings to all organizations, click On for everyone or Off for everyone, and then click Save

  6. To apply settings to individual organizational units, do the following: 

    • At the left, select the organizational unit that contains the users whose settings you want to change.
    • To change the setting, select On or Off.
    • To keep the setting the same, even if the parent setting changes, click Override.
    • 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 the organizational structure.

  7. Ensure that your Hive user account email IDs match those in your Google domain.
Step 5: Verify that the SSO is working
  1. Open https://app.hive.com.
  2. Enter your email address and click Sign in with SSO. You should be automatically redirected to the Google sign-in page.
  3. Enter your username and password.

After your sign in credentials are authenticated, you're automatically redirected back to Hive.

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