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Successfully Integrating a SAML Service Provider

A common task when running a SAML Identity Provider (IdP) is integrating additional SAML service providers (SP). This task is not a trivial one, especially when compared to integrating CAS clients. New IdP administrators can run into problems before they even start with the technical task at hand because they aren't given the correct information to be successful. The request to do an integration usually goes something like this:

shib-cas-authn3 supports Shib IdP v3.0

The shib-cas-authn extensions, developed as part of Unicon's Open Source Support program, is used to delegate the Shibboleth IdP's user authentication to a CAS Server. Whether the client application is a CAS client or a Shibboleth/SAML SP, the integration presents the user with a single SSO experience. Today, Unicon's IAM team released the next version of the shib-cas-authn extension.

Sakai 10.1 Released!

Unicon, on behalf of the Sakai Core Team and the community, is happy to announce the release of Sakai 10.1.

Sakai 10.1 builds on the great work of the Sakai 10.0 release. Sakai 10.1 includes almost 200 fixes and improvements.

Some of the highlights include:

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