The Future of Cloud Identity Security and SSO: OpenID Connect
After a decade of creating hundreds, if not thousands of online user accounts and passwords, most people are in need of some form of consolidated, secure, Internet identity. OpenID Connect 1.0 is poised to be the ubiquitous standard that will allow users to whittle their online presence down to a few chosen user accounts, making […]
How does SAML work? IdP’s & SP’s
If you’re doing research on protocols that enable single sign-on and attribute exchange, a typical question is, how does SAML work?
Shibboleth IDP: What it is, and why to consider a bundled platform like Gluu
Many people are interested in deploying a Shibboleth Identity Provider (IdP) to enable secure organizational single sign-on (SSO). Shibboleth is a free, open-source web single sign-on system with rich attribute-exchange based on open standards, most notably SAML. Shibboleth has widespread adoption in higher education and government due to “built in” privacy provisions that meet the privacy obligations […]
The IAM Building Blocks
Learn more about the components of a comprehensive identity and access management solution.
Gluu Product Datasheet
Learn more about Gluu’s product and offerings.
Gluu Support Matrix
An overview of Gluu support plans, features and SLA’s.
Gluu vs. Competition
Learn more about how the Gluu Server stacks up against other identity and access management products.
Universal 2nd Factor (U2F) is an open authentication standard that strengthens and simplifies two-factor authentication using specialized USB or NFC devices. U2F enables Internet users to securely access any number of online services, with one single device, instantly and with no drivers or client software needed. The technical specifications were launched in late 2014, including […]
OpenID Connect is a simple JSON/REST-based interoperable identity protocol built on top of the OAuth 2.0 family of specifications.
As a profile of OAuth 2.0 that is complementary to OpenID Connect, UMA defines RESTful, JSON-based, standardized flows and constructs for coordinating the protection of any API or web resource in a way that will be familiar to any developer already acquainted with OAuth. Mobile developers accept technologies that use HTTP and JSON at their core. Read the Gluu Server UMA […]
Security Assertion Markup Language 2.0 (SAML 2.0) is a version of the SAML OASIS standard for exchanging authentication and authorization data between security domains.
OAuth 2.0 is the next evolution of the OAuth protocol which provides a method for clients to access server resources on behalf of a resource owner.
The System for Cross-domain Identity Management (SCIM) specification is designed to make managing user identities in cloud-based applications and services easier.
The Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is an application protocol for accessing and maintaining distributed directory information services over an Internet Protocol (IP) network.