JOSSO is an Open Source Internet SSO solution for rapid and standards-based (SAML2) Internet-scale Single Sign-On implementations, allowing secure Internet access to the Web-based applications or services of customers, suppliers, and business partners. A video of features can be seen here.


Key features of a JOSSO implementation include:

  • SSO Functionality – The user, whether client, employee or business partner must have easy and transparent access to the applications for which they have permission after logging in.
  • Access Reliability & Robustness - The SSO must be both reliable and robust as may be the only gateway into applications for employees and clients.
  • New Applications & Scalability – As new applications become available and users added to the environment, it should be easy to add these new applications to the SSO platform.


Single Sign On brings a number of important business benefits including:  

  • Improved client/employee/partner access to key applications.
  • Improved user productivity.
  • Improved password and information security.
  • Reduced Operational and Help Desk effort and related costs.
  • Achievement of compliance goals.

Enterprise Strength:

The main business reasons for selecting and implementing JOSSO Enterprise Edition (EE) are:

  • Functionality – JOSSO (EE) provides the functionality required for major enterprises.
  • Reliability & Robustness – JOSSO (EE) is a rock solid, hardened and tested enterprise strength Single Sign On solution providing the required robustness and security of access.
  • Clustering – JOSSO (EE) can be clustered for resilience, removing a single point of failure.
  • Adding New Applications (Scalability) – JOSSO (EE) is highly scalable. Adding future new applications to the SSO environment will be quicker and easier.
  • Compliance/Security – JOSSO (EE) can be configured to meet the most complex security and compliance requirements.
  • Standards based - Including SAML 1.1 & 2, OpenID, OAuth 2 and WS-Trust.
  • Implementation & Support Costs - Are low in comparison to competitive solutions. 

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Equion can help you achieve your SSO goals in many ways including:
  • Project investigation, preparation, planning and costing.
  • Helping establish critical success criteria and identifying and defining project objectives.
  • Establishing project phases i.e. which application will be incorporated into SSO and when.
  • Developing the end-to-end strategy.
  • Carrying out Systems auditing.
  • Review existing procedures and policies.
  • Implementing the enterprise SSO project.
  • Support & Operational planning.
  • Delivering knowledge transfer and training to your team.


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