What is Single Sign-On for LMS?

What is Single Sign-On for LMS?

The good news is, there is a solution that allows you to use the same login credentials across multiple software programs, applications or online accounts. It’s called Single Sign-On, and it can help your LMS users eliminate the need to remember multiple username and password combinations.

What is the difference between API and SSO?

SSO vs API summary SSO streamlines your user experience when accessing other applications. It’s a set of Single Sign-On credentials associated with each user. API is all about data automation. It keeps your data in sync and automates pulling data out of a system to generate reports.

What is LMS authentication?

Authentication is how your learners/users gain access to the LMS with the use of a username and a password.

Is Single Sign-On API?

The single sign-on API provides a single sign-on interface to accessible resources. Some IBM Security Identity Manager installations might require integration with third party, single sign-on providers.


The Security Assertion Markup Language, SAML, is an XML-based protocol for exchanging security information between disparate entities.

What is SAML message?

SAML is an acronym used to describe the Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML). Its primary role in online security is that it enables you to access multiple web applications using one set of login credentials.

How do you make an SSO?

Setting Up Single Sign-On

  1. Go to Admin Console > Enterprise Settings, and then click the User Settings tab.
  2. In the Configure Single Sign-On (SSO) for All Users section, click Configure.
  3. Select your Identity Provider (IdP).
  4. Upload your IdP’s SSO metadata file.
  5. Click Submit.

How secure is Talentlms?

We protect your billing information Your card information is transmitted, stored, and processed securely on a PCI-Compliant network, where all transactions are processed using secure encryption – the same level of encryption used by leading banks. We do not keep credit card information on our infrastructure in any way.

Is single sign-on enabled?

Select Setup > Administration Setup > Manage Users > Profiles. Beside the desired profile, select Edit. Scroll down to General User Permissions, and check the Is Single Sign-on Enabled permission check box.

Is SAML 2.0 an API?

The Security Assertion Markup Language, SAML, is an XML-based protocol for exchanging security information between disparate entities….SAML API Description.

WebLogic SAML 2.0 APIs Description
Endpoint Abstract representation of a SAML 2.0 service endpoint.


All clients follow a basic message flow to access the REST API using SAML. Whereas CSM acts as both the service provider and the identity provider in OAuth2 protocol, SAML protocol introduces a third-party identity provider.