Bold BI application supports adding users using the Okta provider. By importing them, you can share the dashboards and email exported dashboards with them.
This section explains how to perform Single Sign-On for users in Okta with the Bold BI application.
NOTE: This configuration has to be done in Okta website.
Login to the Okta website with an admin account.
Applications in the header menu.
Add Application button.
web and proceed with
Fill in the following application details in the next page and click
Login Redirect URIs
Logout Redirect URIs
NOTE: Choosing the
Grant type allowedas
Implicit (Hybrid)is must in addition to the default.
Login redirect URIs must be the URI in the settings of your Bold BI application as in the below snap.
In the next page, you will get the
Client ID and
Client Secret at the bottom of the page along with the other details you filled in the previous page.
After successful registration in Okta, save these settings in Bold BI settings page to enable this authentication.
Configure the settings in Bold BI as in the following screenshot to enable the authentication using Okta.
The fields to be saved in the Bold BI to enable the Okta for authentication is explained as follows.
|Provider Name||It represents the name of the authentication provider to be displayed in the login page.|
|Provider Logo||It represents the logo of the authentication provider to be displayed in the login page.|
|Authority||The format is https://instancename.okta.com It must be the URL of your Okta instance.|
|Client ID||The Client ID you get after registered the Bold BI application in Okta website.|
|Client Secret||The Client Secret you get after registered the Bold BI application in Okta website.|
Configure group import setting in Bold BI using Okta as shown in the below image.
Generate an API token by following the below link, https://developer.okta.com/docs/guides/create-an-api-token/create-the-token