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OAPS

a summary of all OpenAthens products and services available from Eduserv.

OpenAthens MD (Managed Directory)

a complete hosted service for the creation and management of user identities and entitlements for single sign on access to electronic resources.

OpenAthens LA (Local Authentication)

a standards-compliant software platform that enables you to provide secure access to either internal and/or external electronic resources.

OpenAthens SP 2.x (Service Provider)

our current generation standards-compliant software platform that enables you to provide and manage secure access to your online resources.

OpenAthens SP 1.3 (Service Provider)

our previous generation a standards-compliant software platform that enables you to provide and manage secure access to your online resources.

OpenAthens Federation

a framework that supports the exchange of information between identity providers and service providers using SAML (can also be used by Shibboleth identity providers and service providers).