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Shibboleth facilitates federated access management where the user's home institution authenticates the user and the Service Provider decides, on the basis of attributes received from the home institution, what authorisation, if any, the user has to access a networked resource. The implementation of Shibboleth at Oxford interoperates with MFA-based Single Sign On to enable authenticated access to trusted networked systems (whether the user is within or outwith Oxford)

What's this?
The stage in the service lifecycle at which the service currently resides. Lifecycle = planned, new, live, notice, closed
Lifecycle status
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The level of user activity at this point in the academic year.
Business activity level
What's this?
The regular period during which routine maintenance could take place.
Maintenance window
What's this?
Would making a change to the service today present too high a risk to the University?
Restricted change period

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01865 (6)12345
Support hours8:30 - 17:00 Mon - Fri*
Out-of-hours supportTelephone Support is provided 24/7
Portfolio CommitteeTechnology Portfolio
Service SponsorFraser, Michael
Service owner
Brown, Nigel
Service manager
Brown, Nigel

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