Trust & Identity

Trust & Identity is a broad grouping of related services that focus on creating trust relationships between diverse groups.
eduroam South Africa
eduroam (education roaming) is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. It allows students, researchers and staff from participating institutions to obtain Internet connectivity across campus and when visiting other participating institutions by simply opening their laptop.
ORCID Consortium
TENET operates a South African ORCID Consortium, allowing beneficiary institutions to realise cost savings in their ORCID membership and gain access to local support.
SA NREN Certificate Service
The SA NREN Certificate Service allows beneficiary institutions access to organisationally-validated SSL, wildcard, unified communications, personal (S/MIME), and code-signing certificates backed by a commercial CA (currently Comodo).
South African Identity Federation (SAFIRE)
The South African Identity Federation allows staff, students and researchers from participating institutions to log into web-based services using their home institution's credentials. SAFIRE participates in the global eduGAIN inter-federation, gaining access to over 2500 services around the world.