SSO & Identity Federation

  •  TYPE: Track    START DATE: Wednesday, May 06, 2009     START TIME: 14:00    LOCATION:  HELIOS
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State-of-the-Art Web Services Federation

Date: Wednesday, May 06, 2009 Time: 14:00-15:00

State-of-the-Art Web Services Federation
Felix Gaehtgens, Axiomatics • Dr. Oliver Pfaff, Siemens AG

With respect to the enablement of federated identity, Web services have advantages over traditional Web applications because Web services technologies natively support the externalization of subject authentication in a standard way. This is facilitated through dedicated security services provided by the infrastructure (WS-Trust STSs). However, when it comes to advanced identity federation use cases demanding more sophisticated federation features, Web services also suffer from a scattered...

Federation at Scotiabank

Date: Wednesday, May 06, 2009 Time: 15:00-16:00

Federation at Scotiabank
Chris Harvison, Scotiabank

The origins and evolution in the use of Federation within Scotiabank What problem did we set out to solve The larger Identity context How the initial use-cases have evolved The idea of  "Lightweight Federation" and the "Fedlet" implementation. How to use a common Federation infrastructure for applications that do not share common authentication infrastructure

Federation Services for the Automotive Industry
Wolfgang Jodl, BMW Group • Tobias Frech, iC CONSULT

Investigating User Centric and Identity-as-a-Service Federation models for Dutch Higher Education Institutes (SURFfederatie).

Date: Wednesday, May 06, 2009 Time: 16:30-17:30

Investigating User Centric and Identity-as-a-Service Federation models for Dutch Higher Education Institutes (SURFfederatie).
Joost van Dijk, SURFnet

The SURFfederatie is the comprehensive identity federation for higher education in The Netherlands, connecting higher education institutes (as identity providers, IdPs) with public and commercial service providers (SPs). The SURFfederatie is an infrastructure with a well-developed hub-like architecture, including contracts that are signed by IdPs and SPs. It is seen as an example large scale federation approach for other sectors as well, and has earned the EEMA award of excellence in 2008....

Identity as a service: SSO, Federation, Access Control and SaaS
Peter Valkenburg, Everett • J├╝rgen Mannheim, Covisint • Darren Platt, Symplified • Dr. Prateek Mishra, Oracle • Mike Llerandi, Ping Identity


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