Using the App Integration Wizard

If the application that you want to add does not already exist in the Okta Applications Network, create it with the AppAn abbreviation of application. Essentially, it is a web-based site used to perform any number of specific tasks, and requires authentication from end users by signing in. Integration Wizard (AIW). The AIW allows you to create custom SWAAn acronym for Secure Web Authentication. SWA is a SSO system developed by Okta to provide single sign-on for apps that don't support proprietary federated sign-on methods or SAML. Users can enter their credentials for these apps on their homepage. These credentials are stored such that users can access their apps without entering their credentials each time. When users first sign-in to a SWA app from their homepage, they see a pop-up message asking if they were able to sign-in successfully., SAMLAn acronym for Security Assertion Markup Language, SAML is an XML-based standard for exchanging authentication and authorization data between an identity provider (IdP) and a service provider (SP). The SAML standard addresses issues unique to the single sign-on (SSO) solution, and defines three roles: the end user, the IDP, and the SP. 2.0, and OpenID Connect (OIDC) apps with immediate functionality. Once you create an app, you can assign it to usersIn Okta literature, we generally refer to "users" as the people who serve as Okta administrators. When we refer to "end users" we are generally referring to the people who the administrators serve. That is, those who use Okta chiclets to access their apps, but have no administrative control..

Launching the Wizard

  1. From the Administrator Dashboard, go to Applications.
  2. Click Add Application.
  3. First make sure that the app you want to add is not already in the OIN by using the search and filtering tools. If you cannot find the app by searching, click Create New App.
  4. Select the type of app you want to create: SWA or SAML 2.0, or OpenID Connect.
  5. Click Create.