JIRA Issue

[#XCI-478] Web SSO service integration

[XCI-478] Web SSO service integration Created: 10/01/2018  Updated: 11/04/2021

Status: Development
Project: XSEDE Cyberinfrastructure Integration
Component/s: Globus Auth
Fix Version/s: PY8 (Sep '18 - Aug '19), PY9 (Sep '19 - Aug '20)

Type: XCI New Capability Priority: Critical
Reporter: Lee Liming Assignee: Lee Liming
Resolution: Unresolved Votes: 0

Issue Links:
relates to XCI-339 Replace weblogin.xsede.org with CILog... Closed
XCI Deliverable
has deliverable XCI-183 Automate Globus Auth usage reports Closed
has deliverable XCI-384 Document and Deliver/Announce globus-... Closed
has deliverable XCI-480 Web SSO application developer documen... Closed
has deliverable XCI-482 Confirm Globus support for Web SSO se... Closed
has deliverable XCI-326 Establish integration tracking for XS... Closed
has deliverable XCI-481 Refresh skin for weblogin.xsede.org Cancelled
has deliverable XCI-479 Web SSO user documentation for XUP/we... In Progress
XCI Design
implements design from XCI-317 XSEDE Web SSO Design Closed
Target Operator:
XSEDE Vendor Enterprise Services
XSEDE Priority: -
XSEDE Areas:
RACD Integration Services, RACD Security
Public activity link: https://software.xsede.org/display/xci-478
Devel Repository:
Use Cases:
CAN-06: Authenticate with an application, CB-01: InCommon-based Authentication, IDM-02: Login to a community’s user portal with a community username and password, IDM-04: Login to a community’s user portal with an identity from another organization, IDM-05: Link or unlink an identity from another organization, IDM-06: Login to a web application or science gateway with a community identity, IDM-07: Login to a locally installed application with a community identity, SGW-01: Acquire credentials that allow use of community resources
Effort and Costs:
Staff Name (Lastname, Firstname) Effort (person weeks) Roles or Contributions Status
Liming, Lee 0.5 2.5 days of effort to dot the i's and cross the t's in progress
Liming, Lee 1 one week of effort to draft app developer documentation (see subtask) done
Liming, Lee 0.4 two days effort to draft user docs for use on XUP/website (see subtask) none
Liming, Lee 0.2 one day to draft deployment plan/overview of service done
Liming, Lee 0.2 one day to wrap up misc. deployment details (see subtasks: confirm helpdesk readiness, make docs publicly available, provide app tracking document, etc.) in progress
TBD (tester) 1 one week of effort to test the documentation none
TBD (tester) 2 two weeks to test the service as documented none
Due by Activity Deliverable
DSR Design document\ was delivered by XCI-317
TRR Deployment plan\ was delivered by XCI-317
TRR Test plan*
TRR User documentation (see subtask)
TRR Application developer documentation (see subtask)
TRR (post) TRR Baseline* (Shava)
Deployment Deployment Baseline* (Shava)
Deployment Test Report* (Shava)
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Planned Launch Date:
Actual Launch Date:
Planned Design Review Date:
Planned Test Readiness Review Date:
Planned Complete Date:
Operation Deployment Completion Date:
Activity Lead: Lee Liming
Lead Tester: Shava Smallen


This issue is for tracking the tasks that implement the Web SSO design. Each task linked to this activity implements a piece of the overall integration. When all tasks are complete, the integration should be complete.


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