Authentication service options include:
- Kerberos - Provides UW NetID authentication using the Kerberos network authentication system; also known as the "u.washington.edu" Kerberos realm.
Web Authentication Services - Provides UW NetID authentication and single sign-on (SSO) to participating Web sites; provides a trusted Web site (weblogin.washington.edu) for entering and verification of user credentials; supports "federation" via InCommon and SAML protocols; software options include Pubcookie and Shibboleth (preferred) for Apache and Microsoft IIS Web servers.
Token Authentication Service - Provides multi-factor authentication using Entrust tokens as a 2nd authentication factor for access to more sensitive UW applications.
UW Windows Infrastructure - Provides an Active Directory forest for Kerberos and NTLM authentication for all UW NetIDs; also known as the "netid.washington.edu" Kerberos realm.
UW faculty; UW staff; UW students; UW affiliated organizations
Hours available: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Uptime: Continuous, all days and hours. Service issues will be addressed based on priority and resource availability.