Refeds


Subject RE: affiliate student?
From Andrew Cormack <Andrew.Cormack@xxxxxx>
Date Tue, 6 Jul 2010 15:58:24 +0000

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Thomas Lenggenhager [mailto:lenggenhager@xxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: 06 July 2010 16:40
> To: 'refeds@xxxxxxxxxx'
> Subject: Re: [refeds] affiliate student?
> 
> The Shibboleth IdP includes a powerful scripting capability for
> attribute mappings e.g. useable for entitlements.
> 
> For many purposes there is no need to tweak the IdM system, which is
> often more complicated to achieve.

Agreed, *if* the source information for the attribute mapping is present in the IdM system. But as I understand it some of the licences that Nicole is talking about make distinctions that aren't currently in universities' IdM systems at all :-(

Andrew
 
> Thomas
> 
> On 06.07.10 15:25, Andrew Cormack wrote:
> > Sounds like there will be good sales for entitlement-management
> plugins for IdM systems, then :-(
> >
> > Andrew (student@xxxxxxxxxx or 127.0.0.1 if coming via EZproxy)
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