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IT Service of the Month: Application Authentication Services

Modern authentication service (the university’s standard authentication service) is available for most web and cloud-based applications. The service provides a common, secure, central login service for both local and cloud-based application authentication as well as authentication services for federated, collaborative applications used by other UNC universities and the UNC-System Office and other entities that are part of the InCommon Federation. Authentication Services Offered: Federated Authentication with Single Sign-On

Eligibility

Faculty and/or staff may request information about current campus applications or consultation when purchasing applications.

Service Availability

Consulting on Authentication Services available by appointment Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm.

IT’s Role

Identity Management Services provides authentication service, account creation, account management, and data integration with source systems such as Banner and Active Directory.

Charge for this Service

No charge

Support

IT offers consulting on new and current applications and how you can benefit from Single Sign-On (SSO).

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Closed weekends and university holidays
Call: 227-7487 or 866-928-7487 (toll free)
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