Current release

Release date: 8th December 2015

Major new features

None

Notable bug fixes and other enhancements


Previous releases

Release date: 27th October 2015

Major new features

The Administration Area and the DSP area are now authenticated using the new Authentication point at login.openathens.net.

Notable bug fixes and other enhancements

Release date: 15th October 2015

Major new features

None

Notable bug fixes and other enhancements

Release date: 1st October 2015

Major new features

FeatureAvailable toNotes
RedirectorAllCompatible resources can be deep linked by putting a target URL at the end of a customer specific, consistent link.
Release policy editor
(core attributes)
AllControl which core attributes are released to service providers
Schema editorMostAllows collection and storage of custom attributes in our systems
Not available to users of custom self-registration
New authentication point*Federated usersThose that exclusively use federated resources via the LDAP and ADFS integration can move to using the new authentication point
Release policy editor
(custom attributes)
Federated usersAbility to release custom attributes to service providers as well as core attributes.
Requires new authentication point which is being released on the 6th October.
LDAP integrationFederated users

Use a LDAP server (including Active Directory) instead of creating and managing OpenAthens accounts.

Requires new authentication point which is being released on the 6th October.

ADFS integrationFederated users

Use Active Directory Federation Server instead of creating and managing OpenAthens accounts.

Requires new authentication point which is being released on the 6th October.

* At this time the new authentication point is enabled to authenticate with federated resources. The features that depend on the new authentication point will be made available to other users in later releases.

Notable bug fixes and other enhancements

Release date: Thursday 11 December 2014

New features

Bug fixes