|Oracle® Fusion Middleware Administrator's Guide for Oracle Identity Federation
11g Release 1 (11.1.1)
Part Number E13400-04
This chapter provides a brief description of new features introduced with the latest release of Oracle Identity Federation, and points you to more information about each one. It contains these topics:
Note:The Oracle Identity Federation server is referred to as the federation server in this chapter.
This document has been updated to correct a number of doc errata.
11g Release 1 (11.1.1) Patch Set 3 provides these features:
Separate keystore and encryption key passwords
Global logout enhancements
Configuring Oracle Identity Federation/SP to authenticate itself to Oracle Access Manager.
Support for the OpenID protocol
New HTTP header authentication engine
Certification with Oracle Access Manager 11g
Import and export of a provider's settings through WLST
Restrictions on assertion validity
The ability to override NameID mapping per partner
Support for SAML 1.x Source ID
Custom pre- and post-processing actions
Support for the eAuth specifications
Support for HTTP header collector
The following documentation changes appear in this release:
The customization features are collected under a separate part, Part III, "Oracle Universal Federation Framework".
The pdf version of the document is split into two volumes.
WebLogic Server Integration: Oracle Identity Federation is now a Java component managed by the Oracle WebLogic Server.
Fusion Middleware Control: You can manage Oracle Identity Federation by using a graphical user interface called Oracle Enterprise Manager Fusion Middleware Control
Integration with Common Auditing Infrastructure: Oracle Identity Federation is now integrated with the Oracle Fusion Middleware audit framework. You can configure auditing from the command line or by using Fusion Middleware Control.
Support for Oracle Single Sign-On and Oracle Access Manager 10g (10.1.4.2.0) or later: Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1 (11.1.1) does not include Oracle Single Sign-On or Oracle Access Manager. Oracle Identity Federation 11g Release 1 (11.1.1), however, is compatible with Oracle Single Sign-On and Oracle Access Manager 10g (10.1.4.2.0) or later.