Presentation on theme: "April 9, 2006 DINO Data In Ontario Spring Meeting University of Guelph."— Presentation transcript:
April 9, 2006 DINO Data In Ontario Spring Meeting University of Guelph
April 9, 2006DINO Federated Identity Management Federated Identity systems are designed to allow a local identity management system to handle authentication if a user is accessing a service at a remote federated service provider. The local identity management system is the only one handling the user credentials (ID/pwd, or stronger), and it controls which identity attributes are shared with the service.
April 9, 2006DINO Shibboleth Internet2 based Designed for higher ed inCommon organization that establishes the trust relationship between member organizations
April 9, 2006DINO FIM in Ontario Identity Management Workshop held at York (spring 2006) –Several sites looking at using SUN Identity Management Agreed this is a future requirement We are/will be building shared services Need to define common vocabulary and taxonomy –Metadata –what is a student?
April 9, 2006DINO FIM in Ontario Federated Pilot using Shibboleth –Developing collaboration and linking developers Looking for a significant shared service for pilot –Need visibility and commitment to get resources to the table
April 9, 2006DINO FIM and Scholars Portal This is a perfect fit –Can start simple –Build on this Supported by Windsor, Queens, Guelph and Toronto (home of Scholars Portal) Something is brewing….
April 9, 2006DINO FIM – why should we care Some of the services we work with and want to develop could benefit from FIM We need to be aware and show support when it comes up We need to be aware and make it part of the discussion when it doesnt come up