SAFIRE 2016-09-12 guy d0418d5 Welcome to the South African Identity Federation (SAFIRE) — the national academic identity federation for the South African research and higher education community. Latest News SPU joins SAFIRE (2021-06-10) - Sol Plaatje University have signed the Participation Agreement, as well as completed the technical integration and are now a fully functioning identity provider in SAFIRE. Welcome SPU! SAFIRE baseline changes (2021-03-31) - Following a period of consultation and starting from 31 March 2021, we’ve made several changes to SAFIRE’s idp- & sp-requirements and to the minimum attributes required for participation. … Announcing the safire-libs@lists mailing list (2021-03-26) - For some time, a key use case for SAFIRE has been integration with various library services such as publishers and data providers. Despite their importance to the federation, thus far we’ve not had a communication channel aimed explicitly at systems librarians and library staff making these integrations work. That’s about to change … UFS joins SAFIRE (2020-07-13) - The University of the Free State have signed the Participation Agreement and completed the technical integration. UFS are now a fully functioning identity provider. Welcome UFS!