Edrene Oegstgeest 25feb09, Feide Presentation Utdanning No


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Edrene Oegstgeest 25feb09, Feide Presentation Utdanning No

  1. 1. Feide is a identity management system on a national level for the educational sector in Norway. F ederated E lectronic Id entity for Norwegian E ducation Tromsø, the world’s nothernmost university city
  2. 2. <ul><li>A service provider that is implementing FEIDE </li></ul><ul><ul><li>FEIDE is managed by UNINETT </li></ul></ul><ul><li>A portal owned by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research </li></ul><ul><li>National common gateway for easy access to everything you need to know about education </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Course description repository </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Occupations description repository, NEW </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning Content repository </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning content publishing framework </li></ul></ul>
  3. 4. <ul><li>A concept based on the principle that every user in the educational sector - pupil, student or employee - receives a user name from their school, college or university, which can be used throughout the sector (both commercial and public services) </li></ul><ul><li>FEIDE is partly founded by institutions (campuses and service providers) and partly founded directly by the Ministry </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>One username </li></ul><ul><li>One password </li></ul><ul><li>Do not need to register information at each service, automatic updates from campus information </li></ul><ul><li>Informed consent for personal data transfer </li></ul><ul><li>Familiar log-in page may increase security </li></ul>
  5. 6. <ul><li>Access for all Feide users </li></ul><ul><li>No local administration of user database </li></ul><ul><li>Feide handles login and gives high quality data about users </li></ul><ul><li>One contract with Feide eliminates bi-lateral contracts with all identity providers </li></ul>
  6. 7. <ul><li>Goal: all public schools in 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Today </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Universities: All operative </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>University college: 75 % </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Upper secondary school (high school): 50% </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>100% during summer 2009 </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>primary and lower secondary school </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Only started </li></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>Based on SAML 2.0 </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(Not shibboleth witch is SAML 1.0 based) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Single sign-on </li></ul><ul><li>All log-on is run through feide.no as a middleware service </li></ul><ul><li>All user data is controlled and maintained on campus institutions (LDAP) </li></ul>
  8. 9. <ul><li>Bibsys.no (Sentralized library service) </li></ul><ul><li>Fag.utdanning.no </li></ul>
  9. 10. <ul><li>The chicken and the egg </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The institutions hesitated to implement FEIDE because the lack of services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Service providers hesitated to implement because the lack of users </li></ul></ul><ul><li>We have to identity providers in Norway </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>FEIDE.no: Education identity provider </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>minside.no (mypage.no): governmental services </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>(Tax, medical information, address of residence, unemployment benefits etc…. ) </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  10. 11. <ul><li>Most ID-providers (campus) is using FEIDE password / username but with a local login routine and not single-sign-on </li></ul><ul><ul><li>It would be better if they where using the “FEIDE single sign-on” service for local services as well (LMS/VLE, e-mail etc ) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Then the user would already be logged on at external services </li></ul></ul>
  11. 12. <ul><li>User are commonly redirected to an external login-page. This is bad usability and many users are confused by this </li></ul><ul><li>Data quality </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Few attributes are mandatory </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>No attribute for subject or discipline </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>User role not suited for the primary and lower secondary school </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>(student, employee, faculty, staff, alum, affiliate) </li></ul></ul></ul>
  12. 13. <ul><li>Authorization to content </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The publishing industries want to have control of the business model </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Personalization </li></ul><ul><ul><li>My subject, my curriculum, my content </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Web 2.0 Get people together </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Same school, same subject </li></ul></ul><ul><li>A closer connection to the VLE </li></ul>
  13. 14. <ul><li>Personal identification number </li></ul><ul><li>FEIDE username (<username>@<organization>) </li></ul><ul><li>User role (employee, student, member, faculty) </li></ul><ul><li>Name of the Organization the user are connected to. (legal name, short name, common name) </li></ul><ul><li>Given name and surname of user </li></ul><ul><li>(Username local institution) </li></ul><ul><li>E-mail </li></ul><ul><li>Legal organization number </li></ul>
  14. 15. <ul><li>7 universities, 46 university colleges </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(210 842 persons) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Extensive collaboration on electronic services in higher education </li></ul><ul><ul><li>BIBSYS and other library services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>FS and MSTAS student registry systems </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Administrative systems: finance, HR, archive, invoice, </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>High performance computing, super-computers and grids </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Schools (865 000 persons, plus parents) </li></ul><ul><ul><li>454 upper secondary schools owned by 19 regions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Around 4500 schools owned by 430 municipalities </li></ul></ul>