Cloud Identity

Enable SSO authentication in web-based applications using SAML and OpenID Connect.

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Cloud Identity

Developer Library for SSO Authentication

For many organizations, SSO authentication is a basic security requirement in any solution they buy. Cloud Identity provides developers a simple library to support SSO authentication in web apps.

Cloud Identity works with any identity provider that supports SAML or OpenID Connect - such as Microsoft, Google, Apple, GitHub, Gitlabs, Okta, and dozens more.

These easy-to-use components process requests from identity providers, handling every part of the process - while giving you complete control over the user experience in your application.

OpenID Connect Library for Web Apps

Cloud Identity is a library with total support for OIDC compliant SSO for use with any OpenID Connect Relying Party.

SAML Service Provider Library for Web Apps

Cloud Identity fully supports SAML-based SSO with comprehensive, compliant coverage built for the enterprise.

Supports any Identity Provider

From Microsoft, and Google to Apple, GitHub, Okta, and dozens more, we support SSO with every popular identity provider.

Handle Users, Not Sensitive Data

Cloud Identity enables you to authenticate users to your web application. Never worry about storing passwords or sensitive data.

Easy Verification

We handle all the cryptography that goes into verifying ID tokens (OIDC) and assertions (SAML), eliminating complexity.

Access User Information

Access user metadata such as name, email, address and other user information stored & managed by any identity provider.

Red Carpet Vol. 2 2024 Now Available

IPWorks 2024, SecureBlackbox 2024, Cloud Identity, DTLS, and more

The 2024 release of IPWorks, SecureBlackbox and more brings all-new capabilities and across-the-board enhancements to authentication, encryption, and performance. IPWorks features a new DTLS toolkit, a new CardDAV component, and more. SecureBlackbox sees major enhancements to PDF & XML signing. And we are pleased to introduce Cloud Identity, a simple, new toolkit for building SSO capabilities into web apps.

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Product Features

  • Delivered by the industry leader in secure authentication & encryption components.
  • Support for SAML 2.0.
  • Quickly retrieve and load Federated Metadata from Identity Providers to easily add new SAML providers.
  • Parse, validate, and query OpenID Connect ID tokens or SAML 2.0 assertions.
  • Request and parse user information using OpenID Connect's UserInfo endpoint.
  • Quickly retrieve the latest OpenID Provider metadata.
  • A complete unified framework with a common, easy-to-learn object model and simplified interfaces enable you to do more.
  • Components are thread-safe on critical members.
  • Fast, robust, reliable components that consume minimal resources.
  • Native development components for all supported platforms and technologies.
  • Rigorously tested, rock solid libraries that have undergone hundreds of thousands of hours of testing both internally by our QA team and externally through customer installations.
  • Detailed reference documentation, sample applications, fully-indexed help files, and an extensive online knowledge base.
  • Backed by multi-tier professional support, including free email support and enterprise-level paid support.

Supported Platforms


.NET Framework & Cross-platform Components

Based on a 100% C# codebase, with no dependencies on native code. The edition of choice for all .NET applications.


Cross-platform support for Windows, Linux, macOS and anywhere .NET is supported. Due to OS limitations, not all features are available on all operating systems. Native libraries are also available for individual platforms.

  • Fully-managed .NET components written in C#.
  • Support for .NET 8, .NET 7, .NET 6, .NET 5, .NET Core 3.1, and earlier.
  • Support for .NET Framework 2.0 - 4.8.
  • Works with Xamarin and MAUI via .NET 6.
  • .NET Standard 2.0 and 2.1 support.
  • Fully asynchronous API available.
  • Cross-platform support.
  • Support for Windows IoT.
  • Comprehensive integrated product documentation.
  • Seamless integration with Visual Studio.
  • Extensive sample applications written in C#.


Pure Java Classes (Java/J2EE)

Pure Java objects exposed through an intuitive API for portability across all major platforms.

  • Pure Java Classes.
  • Includes an extensive library of samples written in pure Java.
  • J2EE version is optimized for sever side development.
  • Seamless integration with popular development environments including JBuilder, Eclipse, and IntelliJ.
  • Support for JDK version 1.7 and up.

Components for Enable SSO Authentication

The following components are included in Cloud Identity. Please note that due to platform limitations, not all components are available in all editions.

Included Samples

The following sample projects are installed with the product. Please download the trial to get started.

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