GCC2019 has ended
The 2019 Galaxy Community Conference (GCC2019) was held in Freiburg, Germany, 1-8 July.  There was one day of training, three days of mixed meeting and training, and then two to four days of CollaborationFest.  The meeting featured joint & parallel sessions; invited, accepted, and lightning talks; poster and demo sessions; birds-of-a-feather meetups; social events; and training sessions every day.

Thanks to everyone who helped make GCC2019 a success!
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Thursday, July 4 • 15:50 - 17:20
ELIXIR Galaxy AAI: Authentication and Authorisation Infrastructure

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This training session has a Gitter channel where preparation instructions are posted, and for class discussion, last minute links, and more.


This hands-on workshop is targeting Galaxy admins that would like to connect their Galaxy server to Elixir AAI, so that their end-users can use their Elixir AAI identity to login and maintain their data. This is a new feature of the newly released Galaxy ver. 19.05 and you can test it live at https://usegalaxy.eu/login.

  • Know how to run your own Galaxy server
  • Have your server available remotely online for testing (or alternatively on your laptop). NB. ver 19.05 (or later, i.e. master)

What you will learn:

  • Background information on registering your Galaxy server as a Service Provider to the Elixir AAI framework.
  • Hands-on
    • Live registration of your Galaxy server to Elixir AAI test environment.
    • Configuring your Galaxy server to use your new client credentials to communicate properly with Elixir AAI services
    • Test login!
  • How to complete the registration process and promote your test client to a production client once you are done with your testing.

Organisers and organization:

  • Elixir Galaxy Community and the Elixir AAI team
  • The workshop will be organized as a virtual collaboration across multiple sites

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Kjetil Klepper

Senior Engineer, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU)

Thursday July 4, 2019 15:50 - 17:20 CEST