Federations

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REFEDS Federation Survey

This section of the wiki provides information on Identity Federations in higher education and research.

Survey as a table

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Survey federation-by-federation

National Federations

The federations below are mostly operated for the higher education and research community of a particular country, which means that their Identity Providers are based within that country.

Country Federation
AT ACOnet Identity Federation
AU Australian Access Federation AAF
BE Belnet R&E Federation
BR CAFe
CA Canadian Access Federation CAF
CH SWITCHaai
CL COFRE
CN CARSI
CZ eduID.cz
DE DFN-AAI
DK WAYF
EE TAAT
ES SIR
FI Haka
FR Fédération Éducation-Recherche
GR GRNET
HR AAI@EduHr
HU eduID.hu (HREF Federation)
IE Edugate
IL IsraGrid Federation
IN INFLIBNET Access Management Federation
IT IDEM
JP GakuNin
LV LAIFE
MY MyIFAM
NL SURFnet
NO FEIDE
NZ Tuakiri New Zealand Access Federation
PL Polish Identity Federation PIONIER.Id
PT RCTSaai
SE SWAMID
SI ArnesAAI Slovenska izobraževalno raziskovalna federacija
TR ULAKAAI
UK UK Access Management Federation for Education and Research
US InCommon


Research Community Federations

The federations below are operated by an (international) research community. What connects a such community is that they for example collaborate in a research project or that they operate a common research infrastructure. Identity Provider in such federations are operated in many different countries.

Federation Description
CLARIN SP Federation Common Language Resources and Technology Infrastructure (CLARIN) Service Provider Federation
GrIDP Grid IDentity Pool (GrIDP)
IGTF International Grid Trust Federation



Survey topic-by-topic

Status and outline
FederationStatus # of IdPs, SPs, end users
FederationServices Service (SP) categories
FederationDevelopment Who is the driving force of the federation. Current development projects
FederationInterfederation Confederations, federation peering...
FederationFunding Annual costs and how they are covered. Pricing for external service providers
FederationContacts Contacts (web, mail)
Policy
FederationOrganization Organizational structure and contractual shape of the federation
FederationParticipants Sectors covered; members, partners, end users; confederating
FederationOperator Who is the operator and what does the operator provide
FederationCampusIdentityManagement What kind of requirements for Campus IdM of joining home organizations
FederationPrivacy User's informed consent, relevance of attributes, attribute release to 3rd countries
FederationLiability What the policy says about liability
FederationIncidentHandling How to catch the bad guys. Log policies
Technical
FederationProtocol Federating technology and software
FederationSchema Attribute definitions
FederationCa CA for IdP and SP servers, if any
FederationMonitoring Monitoring the IdPs and SPs
FederationTools Software tools used in the federation

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