Identity Management Use Cases

These use cases describe how researchers, scientists, and other community members register themselves with computer systems, prove their identities when using applications, and manage their identity data (user profiles).

 

(14 use cases)
Use Case ID Title Use Case Description
IDM-01 Register with a community
IDM-02 Login to a community’s user portal with a community username and password
IDM-03 Change a community user profile
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
IDM-08 Login to a locally installed application with an SSH/X.509 key
IDM-11 Use a community identity for InCommon authentication
IDM-12 Single sign-on across community OpenStack resources
IDM-13 Authenticate to a resource’s OpenStack API
IDM-14 SSH access using a community identity for education
IDM-15 Lookup affiliated institutions for a community identity
IDM-16 Obtain affiliated institutions when an individual logs in to a service