This document is a complement to the PEANO Federation Policy and Technical Rules. The terminology used here is the same. Wherever this document is not consistent with the Policy or Technical Rules, they take precedence.
Any entity relevant criteria of the section "3. Requirements for participation in the Federation" of the PEANO Federation Policy may join the Federation as IdP or SP. The accession procedure is carried out by requesting the Federation Coordinator through PEANO contact:
The membership request must be signed by official representative(s) of the participating organization and should contain:
Approval of such request is being done manually by the Federation Coordinator.
All the procedures described below apply to the Federation participation. For interfederation (such eduGAIN), an entity must explicitly agree to be connected before its metadata are included in the metadata exposed to the interfederation.
Each IdP must be manually approved by by the Federation Coordinator in order to be registered with the Federation.
All IdP's must
After positive verification by the Federation Coordinator, the IdP description is added to the PEANO Federation metadata.
Each SP must be manually approved by by the Federation Coordinator in order to be registered with the Federation.
A newly participating entity, non-member of URAN Association, must conclude a service agreement with the Federation Coordinator signed by the official representatives of both parties.
All SP's must
After positive verification by the Federation Coordinator, the SP description is added to the PEANO Federation metadata.
The IdP/SP administrator can later update entity metadata. The update request do not require re-approval by the Federation Coordinator if significant metadata have not been updated (entityID, attributes scope).
The Federation Coordinator may amend or modify the Federation metadata at any time in order to, for example, but not limited to
This work is based on the