Configuring Okta Team / User ProviderPublished on August 2nd, 2022
Roadie Backstage can automatically ingest users and groups for your organisation from a few sources. One of these is Okta where you may already have all your users and groups/teams defined.
In order to use the Okta organization plugin, Roadie needs an Okta API token, and the organization URL to communicate with Okta’s APIs. On this page, you’ll learn how to set up these two fields in your Roadie Admin panel.
Step 1: Obtain an Okta API token
Obtain an Okta API token to use with Roadie Backstage.
Step 2: Set the Okta API token
OKTA_TOKEN secret in the secrete manager of your Roadie Backstage Admin panel, located in the following path:
Step 3: Set the Okta Organization URL
Set the Okta Organization URL in the Okta configuration page of your Roadie Backstage Admin panel, located in the following path:
It will ingest a subset of data for all groups and all users in your Okta organisation.
Filter Users and Groups
Okta settings page, linked above, you can configure a filter for users and groups. This filter query is passed to the
Okta API and therefore supports the [https://developer.okta.com/docs/reference/api/users/#list-users-with-a-filter](Okta filter language).