Shibboleth is an open-source project that provides Single Sign-On capabilities and allows sites to make informed authorization decisions for individual access of protected online resources in a privacy-preserving manner.
Please email the XML file or a link to the file to your ResLife Portal contact.
Contact us for our QA/Preview metadata file.
Contact us for our PRODUCTION metadata file.
Please contact us to set a meeting with your implementation lead and a ResLife Portal representative to ensure everything was correctly configured.
ResLife Portal retrieves and uses the following attributes:
ResLife Portal authenticates existing user accounts or resident records. It does not create a new user account or resident record if one does not exist.
Metaphorically speaking, our system does a "double hand-shake": first establishing the connection to your organization Identity Provider (IdP) via Shibboleth; second, by verifying the staff member or resident record exists within the ResLife Portal.
Yes, all information transmitted from the Identity Providers and ResLife Portal is secure over SSL.
You'll need your IT team to update your attribute-filter.xml file with configurations for ResLife Portal. Contact us to discuss.