This topic refers to legacy configuration syntax. Authentication Providers are now defined as OIDC and SAML apps, with corresponding providers.
Authentication Providers allow administrators to use the Maverics Orchestrator as an Identity Provider (IdP).
How To Define An Authentication Provider
Each authprovider specifies its own name, type and a list of clients it expects to communicate with as well as configurations specific to authentication protocol being used. Please refer to the documentation below for details and complete examples.