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Advantages at a Glance

Student access

Students gain easy and secure access to web resources needed for their studies

Admin access

Web resource administrators can effortlessly provide their users with secure access


About the Product

Shibboleth is a federated authentication and authorisation method for web applications and web services with single sign-on.

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Software in Three Parts
Identity Provider: in the hands of the organisation which is using the system

Service Provider: in the hands of the provider

Localisation provider or discovery service: can be used optionally
to localise the user’s organisation
Key Features
The open-source project Shibboleth is characterised by the fact that access control is based on attributes, and that it is a framework for multiple, scaleable policy and trust implementations. Users receive one account which allows them to access a multitude of services.
Minimum Requirements
Components can be installed independently of each other. For Shibboleth to work, the minimum requirement consists of an identity provider and a service provider.
Case Studies

Use Cases for Managed Shibboleth

Stadler Form

We helped Stadler Form to find the right technical solution. At the same time, there were some hurdles in migrating their solution from the old hosting partner to us. Our support team assisted Stadler Form and their web agency quickly and competently at all times. Even when a solution was a little more complex, Stadler Form always felt very well looked after.

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Pupil AG

Nine operates the reliable and stable infrastructure for PUPIL, an all-in-one solution for digital school management, based on its own Nine Kubernetes Engine (NKE), so that Pupil AG can focus on its core business.

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