Trust, identity and security

Today, online services are crucial to research and education. Students, researchers and institute staff rely on them for collaboration through webmail, e-learning, teaching, conferencing, analysing and sharing data, and for accessing journals and libraries. Trusted digital identities underpinned with secure technologies allow them to simply and securely access content and services.

GÉANT provides services that build trust, promote security and support the use of online identities, through a range of activities and international collaborations.​​


Unlocking global research and education c​​ollaboration.​​


​Seamless Wi-Fi access for research and education around the world.​​​


Supporting digital certificates for GÉANT services.​


Increasing online security by facilitating the deployment of digital certificates.

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​Building mutual trust between security teams.


Storing and securely distribut​ing root Certification Authority ​certificates for research and education.

arrow_icon.jpgTRANSITS training

High-quality training for computer security teams.​​

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Helping NRENs to build identity federations and deliver AAI services.

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Supporting the assignment of unique, global, persistent names to various kinds of resources by the GÉANT community and its delegates. ​