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.
Job vacancy: Metadata Officer in the UK federation
Posted on Friday, 5 September 2014
The UK federation is advertising for a Metadata Officer to be part of the team that manages the UK federation metadata. It's a technical role and we think it would be suitable for someone with a degree in Computing, Library or Information Science, or who has equivalent experience.
The closing date is 5pm on 19th September 2014. We anticipate interviews will be held in the week commencing 6th October 2014, in Edinburgh.
New OpenSSL vulnerability
Posted on Tuesday, 10 June 2014
The following announcement has just been sent out to everyone listed as a technical or administrative contact for one or more entities registered with the UK Access Management Federation for Education and Research. Its purpose is to inform you of an important security problem which will affect many UK federation members.
YOU SHOULD ENSURE that the material below is reviewed by your technical staff as soon as possible, so that you can minimise the impact of this issue on your services.