SSO: Azure AD & Confluence

In this Single Sign On “how to” guide we will look into the steps to integrate Confluence and Azure AD.

Specifically, this blog covers the custom installation of Confluence server. The Atlassian SaaS SSO configuration, which does also include Confluence, is covered in a Microsoft blog.


This guide is compatible with Confluence server version 5.5 or higher. Next you need to make the following preparations:


Azure AD

  • Credentials of an Azure AD Global Admin account.
  • Create an Azure AD group to control access.
  • Create an Azure AD test user.

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