Integration of Discovery Service

Scott Koranda skoranda at
Wed May 6 08:35:12 EDT 2015

On Wed, May 6, 2015 at 6:52 AM, Tom Scavo <trscavo at> wrote:
> On Tue, May 5, 2015 at 9:08 PM, Cantor, Scott <cantor.2 at> wrote:
>> On 5/6/15, 1:02 AM, "Scott Koranda" <skoranda at> wrote:
>>>While the EDS (at each SP) has worked well for us technically, our
>>>users have come to us and asked that we deploy a centralized discovery
>>>service instead. The Shibboleth CDS appeared to be the best choice at
>>>the time we decided to move forward.
>> What specifically about the CDS made it a better choice than running the
>> EDS in a shared fashion?
> ScottK, what is it about your current deployment that caused your
> users to ask for a centralized discovery service? From a user
> perspective, there are only two advantages I can think of: a central
> cookie and consistent branding across apps. Is there something else?

Essentially the central cookie.


Scott K

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