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Setting up SAML authetication for NetScaler and Storefront with SSO

Setting up SAML authetication for NetScaler and Storefront with SSO

After I’ve been dabling on a solution to try to fix a SSO solution between SAML and Citrix, I’ve been pretty much banging my head to the wall after trying out a bunch of different solutions. Then out of nowhere comes this along!

Yay! Finally an solution to what I have been trying to do for some time! So let’s deep-dive into it. I’m also going to use my own deployment as an example to show how this actually works. Note that this only works for Web receiver and not for native receiver setup. Now this example which was just for demonstrations I used a NetScaler SAML iDP setup in another site. Which was then setup using AD trust in the backend to make it simple. Now when a user tries to logon the NetScaler Gateway vServer it will be redirected to SAML iDP based upon the SAML authetication policy. The iDP vServer has a policy which triggers an AD auth policy and allows for LDAP authenticaiton against the remote Active Directory.

After auth is successfull the SAML assertion…

Read the entire article here, Setting up SAML authetication for NetScaler and Storefront with SSO

via Marius Sandbu.

IT Blog by Marius Sandbu Marius Sandbu (@msandbu on Twitter), works as an Cloud Architect at Exclusive Networks/BigTec in Norway. Primary focusing on Software defined datacenter solution and how they integrate with end-user computing technology and also works alot with cloud solutions like Microsoft Azure. Marius is also an Microsoft MVP, Veeam Vanguard, VMware vExpert and is also the author of many Citrix NetScaler books and shares his thought and ideas about technolgy on his blog.

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