Adding Google Apps SSO to a Periscope Data account is done in two steps. First, create a custom app from your Google Admin console that points to Periscope Data. Second, configure Periscope Data to direct users to the custom app.
To set up a custom app for SSO in Google Apps, you must be an administrator of your Google Apps account. From your Google Apps admin console select Apps and then "SAML apps"
Click the blue plus icon in the lower right-hand corner to Enable SSO for a SAML application. And then click "Setup my own custom app"
Download the Certificate and copy the SSO URL and Entity ID fields.
Periscope Data for the Application Name.
Enter Periscope Data's Service Provider Details:
Leave Start URL and Signed Response empty.
Enter the First Name, Last Name, and Primary Email attribute mappings. The attributes must exactly match first_name, last_name, and email for Periscope to recognize them.
Click Finish. If everything went well, you'll see this success message:
Finally, make sure that you enable SSO for your users. Click the three dots next to your app and select ON for everyone of ON for some organizations.
It can take Google several minutes to activate the app. We recommend waiting at least five minutes before proceeding with entering your SSO Configuration in Periscope.
In Periscope Data, open the gear menu in the top right and open the Site Settings tab. Only admins have access to these settings.
In the "Single Sign-On" section, select "Google Apps". Fill in the SSO Url fields as follows:
Finally, confirm the SSO settings change by typing "Logout".
With that complete, Google Apps can be used to login to Periscope.