Liberty Alliance strengthens ID-based web services
The Liberty Alliance today published its latest interface specifications which have been expanded to support presence, contact book and geo-location web services.
The global consortium for federated identity standards said that the specifications, which are deployable on its Identity Web Services Framework (ID-WSF), are designed to offer improved application functionality to enterprises and service providers as well as providing privacy, personalisation and security benefits to users.
By Robert Jaques at vnunet.
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