Create a new third-party identity provider in the VMware Identity Manager console and find the SAML metadata information.


  1. Log in to the VMware Identity Manager console as the System administrator.
  2. Click the Identity & Access Management tab, then click Identity Providers.
  3. Click Add Identity Provider and select Create Third Party IDP.

    create third party idp in Workspace One

  4. Scroll to the bottom of the page to the SAML Signing Certificate section.
  5. Click the Service Provider (SP) Metadata link and open it in a new tab.
  6. In the SAML metadata file, find the values for the following:
    • entityID

      For example:

    • AssertionConsumerService Location for HTTP-POST binding

      For example:

    You will use these values in the next task.