>>>>> "Nico" == Nico Williams <[log in to unmask]> writes:
Nico> On Tue, Jul 5, 2011 at 3:18 PM, Josh Howlett <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> - Section 1
>> Sorry if this seems trivial! The term 'federation' is quite overloaded and
>> means different things to different people. I suggest explicitly calling
>> out what I think you mean, which is a 'multihop AAA fabric'. It's an ugly
>> circumlocution, but at least it can't be misunderstood or (worse)
Nico> "Federation" is a difficult word. Would it be fair to say here that
Nico> "federation" means "set of trust cross-domain/realm paths"?
I think we should be consistent with the proposed abfab architecture
That document uses the term federation. I think we should too and refer
back to that document for its meaning.