Welcome to the Shibboleth 2 Wiki, a community-maintained repository for deployment, configuration, and production information. For documentation on Shibboleth 1.3 and earlier, please visit the Shibboleth 1.x Wiki.
Shibboleth allows users to securely send trusted information about themselves to remote resources. This information may then be used for authentication, authorization, content personalization, and enabling single sign-on across a broad range of services from many different providers.
For more information please read Understanding Shibboleth.