JumpCloud Identity Provider

This article walks you through configuring JumpCloud for use as an identity provider for Perimeter 81. Follow the steps below:

  • Configure the JumpCloud SSO Application
  • Configure Perimeter 81

Configure the JumpCloud SSO Application


You must generate a public certificate and private key pair to connect Perimeter 81 to JumpCloud.

Follow the instructions from:


1. Access the JumpCloud Administrator Console at https://console.jumpcloud.com.

2. Select Applications in the main navigation panel.

3. Select the + in the upper left, scroll or search for the application in the Configure New Application side panel, then select Configure.

4. In the IDP Entity ID field, enter https://{{workspace}}.perimeter81.com/

For example, myworkspacename.perimeter81.com

5. In the SP Entity ID field, enter urn:auth0:perimeter81:{{WORKSPACE}}-oc

For example, myworkspacename.perimeter81.com workspace should translate to

6. In the ACS URL field, enter https://auth.perimeter81.com/login/callback?connection={{WORKSPACE}}-oc

For example, https://auth.perimeter81.com/login/callback?connection=myworkspacename-oc

7. Define the user attributes as follows:
Name: email
Value: email

8. In the field terminating the IDP URL, either leave the default value or enter a plaintext string unique to this connector.

9. (Optional) In the Display Label field, enter a label that will appear under the Service Provider logo within the JumpCloud User console.

10. Select Activate.


Configure Perimeter 81

At this point, you will configure the integration from the Perimeter 81 side.

1. Log in to your Perimeter 81 management dashboard, and navigate to Settings and then Identity Providers.


2. Select + Add Provider.

3. Choose Okta Identity Cloud.

Fill in Sign In URL, Signing Certificate.

4. Add your organization domain.

5. Paste the certification from JumpCloud. 


6. Select Done.

Access Error troubleshooting

If your users are getting access error after the configuration, please check these steps.

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  • Looks outdated...JumpCloud UI is different...Missing information on how groups sync

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