Home Organizations are SWITCHaai Participants (universities, universities of applied sciences, university hospitals, libraries and supporting organizations) that operate an Identity Provider.
Web Resources are e-learning systems, web applications, e-journals, portals, e-shops and any other AAI-enabled systems. These Resources are operated by SWITCHaai Participants, either by a institution from the SWITCH Community (e.g. a university) or a Federation Partner (e.g. a commercial company).
The organizations from the SWITCH Community that participate in the SWITCHaai Federation. For more information, see the SWITCH Community page.
Federation Partners are organizations that do not belong to the SWITCH Community but which want to contribute to the SWITCHaai Federation and which have signed the SWITCHaai Federation Partner Agreement. See Federation Partner page for details.
AAI Advisory Committee
The AAI Advisory Committee represents major stakeholder groups who advise SWITCH on the strategic level regarding the SWITCHaai Federation.
AAI Community Group
The Community Group consists of representatives from all organizations that belong to the SWITCH Community and that are SWITCHaai Participants. The group acts in a purely advisory capacity as regards short-term decisions and operational or technical issues. It was formerly named 'AAI Operations Committee'.
SWITCHaai Project Team
The SWITCHaai project team consists of six people who lead and coordinate the SWITCHaai federation, develop and operate the central SWITCHaai services, work out policies and standards and provide support and training.