Qmarkets 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 Qmarkets

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

Step 1: Get Google identity provider (IdP) information
  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 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 Qmarkets in the application list.
  5. On the Google IDP Information page, download the IDP metadata file.

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

Step 2: Set up Qmarkets as a SAML 2.0 service provider (SP)
  1. Open a new incognito browser window.
  2. Sign in to Qmarkets with your admin account.
  3. In Admin settings, navigate to the Single Sign On - SAML page.
  4. Click Add SAML Endpoint.
  5. Enter an SSO settings name (any value is allowed). 
  6. (Optional) In SAML Security Settings, choose whether to require signed requests.
  7. In SP Settings, choose the Desired Name ID Format.
  8. In IDP Settings, set the metadata load method to By Metadata File.
  9. In Metadata File, click Add Files and upload the IDP metadata file you downloaded in Step 1 above.
  10. Click Save And Edit to save your settings and refresh the page.
  11. Expand the SP Settings (This app endpoint) section.
  12. Copy and save the following values:
    • Entity ID
    • Assertion Consumer Service URL
    • Login Endpoint URL
  13. Navigate to the Single Sign on - SAML page and click SAML Settings.
  14.  Choose the following settings:
    • qm_sso_is_active_ssoEnable SSO 
    • Default Endpoint: the SSO settings name you created in step 5. 
  15. Click Save configuration.
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, replace the default ACS URLEntity ID, and Start URL with the corresponding values you copied from Qmarkets:
    • ACS URL:  Assertion Consumer Service URL.
    • Entity ID:  Entity ID.
    • Start URL:  Login Endpoint URL
  5. Click Next.
  6. Click Finish.
Step 4: Enable the Qmarkets 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 Qmarkets.
  4. At the top right of the gray box, click Edit Service Compose.

  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 Qmarkets user account email IDs match those in your Google domain.
Step 5: Verify that the SSO is working
  1. Close all browser windows.
  2. Open https://{your-domain}, substituting the correct domain name for your Qmarkets account. 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 Qmarkets.

Note: To optionally bypass SSO, you can use this sign-in URL: https://{your-domain}/?qm_sso_bypass=1

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