UMBC Maintains a standard, centralized repository for SAML2 metadata, for use with Shibboleth and other SAML-compliant identity and service providers. The metadata lives at
/afs/umbc.edu/admin/www/wauth/htdocs/shibboleth/umbc-metadata.xml and is accessible at https://webauth.umbc.edu/shibboleth/umbc-metadata.xml. This metadata contains information for all local (non-federated) identity and service providers at UMBC.
The metadata is identified by the URN
We also have a set of metadata used for test purposes, available at https://webauth.umbc.edu/shibboleth/umbc-test-metadata.xml. This metadata is for testing only and should not be relied upon for production installations. Its URN is
All requests to update UMBC's metadata should be referred through Paul Riddle, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Metadata changes are tracked via CVS. Set CVSROOT to
/afs/umbc.edu/src/cvs-appl/root. The repository name is