Azure configuration for Dynatrace SSO

Follow the examples below to configure Dynatrace SSO using Azure as the SAML identity provider (IdP).

Important: Use this IdP-specific help as part of the entire SAML configuration procedure for Dynatrace SaaS.

  1. In the Azure portal, choose Enterprise Applications from the Azure Active Directory.

  2. Click the New Application button and choose Non-gallery application.

  3. Type the name of the application (for example, Dynatrace) and click Add to add the application.

  4. Choose Single sign-on from the application’s left-hand navigation menu and choose SAML as the single sign-on method.

  5. Click Upload metadata file and choose the Dynatrace metadata file.
    Dynatrace SSO SP metadata is provided at

  6. In Basic SAML Configuration, set Logout Url to and save your changes.

  7. Return to the Single sign-on preview.

  8. To enable SAML authorization in Dynatrace SSO, you need to add the group attribute to SAML. Edit User Attributes & Claims and Groups returned in claim.

  9. Return to the Single sign-on preview and edit SAML Signing Certificate.

  10. In Signing Option, select Sign SAML response and assertion.

  11. Return to the Single sign-on preview and download Federated Metadata XML.

  12. Choose User and groups from the application’s left-hand navigation to configure user access to the Dynatrace application.

  13. In Dynatrace Account Configuration, provide the metadata you downloaded as Federated Metadata XML and set the following attributes:

    First name attribute
    Last name attribute
    Security group claim attribute

Note that in the SAML message returned by Azure, groups are identified with an ObjectId, not a group name. When configuring the user group mapping, make sure you use ObjectId in Security group claims (in this example, it's 4569e836...).