UK Access Management Federation
for Education and Research
Welcome to the home of the UK federation, which provides a single solution to accessing online resources and services for education and research.
Here is some information on how it works.
UK federation test IdP
Posted on Friday, 5 December 2014
The UK federation now has an IdP for use by SP operators for testing purposes. The test IdP has six accounts, each of which releases a different set of attributes to an SP on authentication. We welcome operators of existing and new SP deployments to test their deployments with the UK federation test IdP.
Central Discovery Service partial outage - now resolved
Posted on Tuesday, 4 November 2014
The UK federation CDS (Central Discovery Service) experienced a partial outage earlier today. This has now been fixed and a full service is available again.