Authentication and Authorization Infrastructure (AAI)

The ELIXIR Authentication and Authorization Infrastructure (AAI) lets you sign in to a range of services with the same account.  You can use your university or institute account, or an account with a with a company like Google, Apple or LinkedIn. 

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Discover the background to the AAI, the benefits it brings, and resources about how it works.

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How to use the AAI

How to register with the AAI and access services. 

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For service providers

If you run a service, find out how to connect your service to the ELIXIR AAI.

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For home organisations

Information you need to know if you manage user accounts in an organisation where people want to use the AAI.

Latest news from the AAI

Online training for Relying parties on how to connect the service to LS Login - 17. 5. 2022

Life Science Login, a common user authentication and authorisation service for the LS research infrastructures was launched on 11 April 2022. 

The target group of the training is developers and administrators of services who want to implement LS Login into their services, and make use of the LS Login authentication and authorization features. This is applicable for any new services which want to be connected to LS Login, including those coming from the ELIXIR community.

The training will be held on Tuesday 17th of May 2022 from 13:00 CEST. You can find details to this training here.

Posted: 6 May 2022

Engagement Call with Elixir AAI V. on 4 May 2022

In this call the implementers of GA4GH Cloud APIs in ELIXIR describe how the Workflow Execution Service (WES) and Task Execution Service (TES) enables a researcher to “bring compute to data” and how WES and TES make use of GA4GH Passports and other features of ELIXIR/Life Science AAI.

This call is open to anybody from the community who is interested in the GA4GH Cloud APIs and their integration to ELIXIR/Life Science AAI.

See TESS for more information.

Posted: 28 April 2022

ELIXIR AAI users migrated to LS Login

11.4.2022 Elixir AAI user migration to LS Login was finished and LS Login is on production. There will be still few tests ongoing during 12.4 and following days. 

Please check Current outage section for details of not yet fully operating functionalities on Elixir AAI Migration News and general information, FAQ and guidelines on LS Login web.

Service migration phase will soon follow and you will be in time contacted with detailed instructions.

Posted: 12 April 2022

Information page for ELIXIR AAI migration to the Life Science Login

The special page for sharing information regarding ELIXIR AAI migration to LS Login was created. This page will be regularly updated with how-tos, important announcements and outage times.

See the Life Science RI website.

Posted: 16 March 2022

Engagement Call with Elixir AAI IV. on 30 March 2022

In this call we would like to present the plan and steps of Elixir AAI users and services in their migration to the LS AAI. An important part of the call will be a discussion.

This call is open to anybody from the community who is interested in the topics:

  • ELIXIR AAI migration to EOSC LS AAI
  • Service migration from of Elixir AAI to LS AAI

See TESS for more information.

Posted: 16 March 2022