|AAI Agreements||AAI Policies & Specifications|
|AAI related Legal Templates||Interfederation|
|Earlier AAI Documents|
|Technical Documents: Install & Configure|
|Directory with Technical Documents|
Since the AAI legal framework was revised in 2012, only prospect SWITCHaai Federation Partners are asked to sign an agreement.
For organizations part of the SWITCH Community, participation in SWITCHaai is covered by the Service Regulations for Services by SWITCH and does not require any further agreement.
How to join SWITCHaai for the SWITCH Community
SWITCHaai Federation Partner Agreement
An organization interested to join SWITCHaai as Federation Partner has to sign the SWITCHaai Federation Partner Agreement.
AAI Polices and Specification Documents
SWITCHaai Service Description
Since February 2018, the SWITCH edu-ID Service Description covers also the SWITCHaai Federation. The former SWITCHaai Service Description from 2012 is now deprecated.
Certificate Acceptance Policy
The Certificate Acceptance Policy defines which certificates are accepted for use within SWITCHaai.
The document "Attribute Specification for the SWITCHaai Federation" sets the standard for
attributes used in the SWITCHaai federation.
Check out the list of AAI attributes with their implementation status where you also find the link to the LDAP schema files in LDIF format.
SWITCHaai Attribute Specification [42 pages]
AAI related Legal Templates
IdP Operators should consult 'The Standard Data Protection Clause' and further legal templates when preparing or reviewing their data protection and user regulations.
Interfederation related Documentation
Introduction to Interfederation
To get started with Interfederation in SWITCHaai, read first the following page. It includes links to deployment guides to enable an IdP or SP forInterfederation, that is registered in the SWITCHaai Federation.
Approaches to Support International Research Communities in SWITCHaai
This position paper wrtitten by SWITCH suggests how to support international research communities in their effort to leverage federated identity management by participating in the SWITCHaai Federation.
Approaches to Support International Research Communities in SWITCHaai [6 pages]