Identity Federation Infrastructure

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Workshop was targeted on technologies which allow federated access to the services. There are various technologies which allows users to use web based and non-web based services, internet access, etc. It was primary focusing on identity federations which are used for federated access to web based services but we will touch also eduroam infrastructure.

Federated Access: effective and secure management of authentication and identity information to build a trusted environment where users can be identified electronically using a single identity to login and access variety of available resources and applications worldwide.

eduGAIN: is a service that interconnects identity federations around the world, simplifying access to content, services and resources for the global research and education community.

eduroam: is the secure, world-wide roaming access service that allows any user from an eduroam participating site to get network access at any institution connected to eduroam.

Course Materials

- Introduction: Slides

- Eduroam: Slides

- Eduroam Policy: Slides

- Identity Federations: Slides

- Edugain: Slides