eduGAIN Resources

Service definition and policy
The eduGAIN service definition and policy (PDF) is available for download. The document describes the goals of eduGAIN (Service Activity 3: Task 3). It defines the services eduGAIN provides to the GÉANT community, the models it uses to provide those services, and the policy members agree to when using the eduGAIN services. Download here

eduGAIN policy

Introduction to the eduGAIN Policy Framework

The policy framework consists of:

Discussion of the policy can be found on the REFEDs mailing list.


Revision of eduGAIN Policy Framework
As previously announced at the REFEDS and VAMP meetings in early September 2012, there is a need to revise the eduGAIN Policy Framework prior to the conclusion of the GN3 Project (March 2013).

 8 Oct 2012  Public Call for Comments
 17 Oct 2012

 GN3 Symposium - Policy Revision Discussion

 31 Oct 2012  Close of Comment Period
 1 Nov 2012  Summary of Received Comments Published
 Nov 2012  eduGAIN Policy Team to prepare revision text
 19 Nov 2012  REFEDS Meeting - Present Proposed Revisions
 20 Nov 2012  Discussion on eduGAIN-TSG List regarding Revisions
 Dec 2012  eduGAIN-TSG Meeting to Approve Revisions
 9 Jan 2013  Revised Policy Submitted to GN3-Exec
 23 Jan 2013  GN3-Exec Review Revised Policy
 14 Mar 2013  NREN-PC Meeting Ratify Revised Policy
 31 Mar 2013  GN3 Project Concludes