||Identity federation and the Liberty Alliance specifications provide businesses, governments and individuals with substantial benefits; offering them choice, convenience and control over how they can manage and share identity information. However, the emerging concept of federation also raises some very real business issues that must be considered by any company implementing a federated identity solution, such as the Liberty Alliance specifications. The purpose of this document is to identify the general business considerations that must be addressed by any organization exchanging identity information beyond company boundaries in today’s complex federated identity environment. Additional content from Liberty Alliance will describe B2B, B2C, B2E and mobile business scenarios and case studies for federated identity, based on the models explored in this document.
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