The Language Bank of

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Dec 7, 2013 (4 years and 24 days ago)

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CSC


Tieteen tietotekniikan keskus Oy

CSC


IT Center for Science Ltd.

The Language Bank of
Finland

User Authentication and
Authorization Service


https://aai.csc.fi/


CSC at a
glance
:

An
important

national and international
actor

CSC
-

IT
Center

for Science:


Offers high
-
level expert
services for the use of
software, databases and
methods


Participates actively in
European high
performance computing
development projects

CSC at a
glance
:
Customers


3000 researchers use
CSC’s computing capacity


Finnish University and
Research Network (
Funet
)


Funet

connects about 80
organizations to the global
research network
infrastructure


Universities and
polytechnics


35 industrial clients and
research institutions


Total of 350 000 end users

Architecture

AAI
-

Authentication and Authorization Infrastructure

Port 443

Apache HTTPD

Shibboleth SAML2 module

Apache Tomcat (
Servlet

Container)

Port 8009

Liferay

Portal (
Portlet

Container
)
Vaadin

Portlet 1

Portlet n

Web
Browser

Markings:

Request

Response

Vaadin


A large
collection of
user interface
components
for Rich Internet Applications
(RIA)


Easy and rapid pure
Java
development


Read more: http
://vaadin.com/


Liferay

portal version 6


Portlets

are pluggable user interface
software components


SOA
-

Service Oriented Architecture


Read more: http://www.liferay.com/


Identity

Manager

(
IdM
)


Sun/Oracle
user administration solution


Automates the authentication and
authorization workflows


Read

more
:
http://developers.sun.com/identity/



AAI
workflow

1.
Authentication

via the
applicant’s

home
organization

2.
Acceptance

of the
relevant

Terms

and
Conditions


3.
Authorization

to
access

the
Language

Bank of Finland

Owner
-
controlled access to
the Language Bank of Finland


User Authentication and
Authorization Service



Try

out the demo:
https://aai.csc.fi/



More

information

about

the
Language

Bank of Finland at http://www.csc.fi