- The idpMetadata file is generated by your IdP, in this case PingFederate
- The certFile is the SSL certificate that you or your IT team will generate for Tableau Server
- The keyFile is the key used when generating the SSL certificate mentioned above, again created by you or your IT team
I suggest reading this section of the Tableau Server Online Help which covers SAML requirements in detail, and answer these and many other questions you are likely to have while configuring SAML:
Thanks for your reply Carisa.
But we are not implementing SSL for tableau, so is it still required to generate SSL certificate and apply it for implementing SSO?
One more Question:
Is it possible to implement both LDAP and SSO on Tableau server?