XSEDE Capability Delivery Plan for "IDM-15: Lookup affiliated institutions for a community identity"

Use Case IDM-15: Lookup affiliated institutions for a community identity

Area: Account Management
URLs: Review

Executive Summary: A campus IT administrator or service provider needs to lookup the institution(s) affiliated with a community identity previously returned by the community login process so the service provider can track usage by consortium or other groupings of institutions.

First CDP: 2019-10-03
Current CDP: 2019-10-03
Current Implementation Status: 
Issues to be Addressed: 
This capability is currently supported by the following 2 components:
Component User facing? Component’s role in the capability
XSEDE Central Database no The API for the XSEDE Central Database enables registered clients to lookup information about XSEDE users including their affiliation (organization and department) via the "GET /userinfo/v1/people/by_username/<resource>/<username>" endpoint as documented at https://xsede-xdcdb-api.xsede.org/apidoc/1.0/userinfo.html#description-get_person_by_username.
XSEDE User Portal (XUP) yes The XSEDE User Portal's User Query page (https://portal.xsede.org/web/staff/find-user) allows staff to lookup the affiliation (organization, department, position) of any XSEDE user.