Friday, 11 September 2009

Venn of Identity - updated

Eve Maler needs no introduction for those of you interested in identity-related technologies (see e.g. this article for those who don't know of her).

She's just revamped and republished her classic "Venn of Identity" which provides a quick and helpful visual comparison of the popular identity management systems/protocols SAML, OpenID and InfoCard - check out her blog post on the Zen of Venn:

(diagram above by Eve Maler, licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 United States License)

And thanks to Eve for mentioning our email discussions on the draft of the new version in her blog post.

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