This topic describes how to create a RAM role for a trusted identity provider (IdP). You can create a RAM role for three types of trusted entities: trusted Alibaba Cloud accounts, trusted Alibaba Cloud services, and trusted IdPs.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the RAM console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click RAM Roles.
  3. Click Create RAM Role.
  4. Select IdP and click Next.
  5. Enter a RAM role name and description.
  6. Select a trusted IdP and click OK.
    Note In the Condition Keyword column, only the keyword saml:recipient (which is required and cannot be modified) is currently allowed.

What to do next

After you create a RAM role, you can click Add Permissions to RAM Role to grant permission to this role. For more information, see Grant permission to a RAM role.