Current AAI Documents
With the new AAI legal framework valid since 2012, there is only an agreement for prospect SWITCHaai Federation Partners.
SWITCHaai Federation Partner Agreement
An organization interested to join SWITCHaai as Federation Partner has to sign the SWITCHaai Federation Partner Agreement.
AAI Polices and Specification Documents
SWITCHaai Service Description
The SWITCHaai Service Description is the core of the new AAI legal framework, which is in place since 2012. The SWITCHaai Federation Policy is chapter 3 of this Service Description.
Certificate Acceptance Policy
The Certificate Acceptance Policy defines which certificates are accepted for use within SWITCHaai.
AAI Attribute Specification
The document "AAI Attribute Specification" sets the standard for
attributes used in the SWITCHaai federation.
The list of AAI attributes with their implementation status is available on the website.
The corresponding LDAP schema files swissedu.schema and eduperson.schema might be of use to AAI Home Organizations implementing this specification.
AAI Attribute Specification [PDF, 49 pages]
AAI related Legal Templates
IdP Operators should consult 'The Standard Data Protection Clause' and further legal templates when preparing or reviewing their data protection and user regulations.
AAI Maturity Scan & Best Current Practices for SWITCHaai service operations
AAI Maturity Scan
SWITCH devised a questionnaire to perform an AAI Maturity Scan [PDF, 9 pages] whose purpose is to enable each Home Organization of the SWITCHaai federation to assess their AAI maturity level. The report below describes the results of this AAI Maturity Scan in which nine Home Organizations answered the questionnaire.
AAI Maturity Scan - Final Report, 2012 [PDF, 13 pages]