# Okta Configuration

This session shows how to register a Web application on the Okta developer console. When registering the application, we are getting the following four values that are needed for later configuration in Datawiza Cloud Management Console (DCMC):

  • Client ID
  • Client Secret
  • API token
  • Okta Org

# Add new application

  1. Create a new application. When performing this step, make sure to login to your developer account on Okta. Visit the link here to create a developer account. Okta Create App

  2. Choose OIDC-OpenID Connect as Sign-in method and Web Application as Application type, then click Next. Okta Web Platform

# Create your Okta application

  1. Fill out the form, give your application a descriptive name. e.g., Header base application demo. Follow the steps below:
  • Base URIs: e.g., http://localhost:9772
  • Login redirect URIs: e.g., http://localhost:9772/authorization-code/callback
  • Logout redirect URIs: e.g., http://localhost:9772
  • Others remain default settings
  • Then click Save Okta Config

# Okta Client ID and Client Secret

  1. On the general information setting page, please make a copy of Client ID and Client secret under the Client Credentials section. You will need these two codes later to build up the connection. Okta Get Client ID

# Create API token in Okta

  1. Choose API and then create your own token. Please be aware of the token value. Okta API token is used by DAB to get user information, especially for those customized user attributes.
    Get Okta API Token Get Okta API Token

# Save ‘Okta Org’ URL

  1. Click the "Okta" logo to return back to your Dashboard. Locate the organization URL in the upper-right corner which takes the form of https://your_domain.okta.com. Save this URL as Okta Org. Config Okta in DCMC

# Assign Application in Okta

  1. Double check members are linked to the right applications (if not, choose Assign Applications by clicking the green button to manually add). Assign APP in DCMC

# Summary

We have shown how to register a web application on Okta. Please make sure to save the following four values for later setting in Datawiza Cloud Management Console.

  • Client ID
  • Client Secret
  • API token
  • Okta Org

# Reference

Using the Console