There has been a hoopla about what to expect out of the Gluu Federation Registry Service here’s what you get from the Gluu Federation Registry Service:
Support for the design of a multi-party federation that enables autonomous domains to use SAML or OAuth2 for authentication and authorization
Creation of a Sample Participation Agreement—will require review and modification by the federation host.
Creation of initial schema for attributes, authentication, and authorization
Deployment of the Federation Registry application on an IAAS server or a Gluu Server
Customization of the registration process to automate the on-boarding of new application and identity providers into the network
Functional testing of the Federation Registry software for identity provider and application enrollment
Development of a operations guide for Registry Administrators
Training for Registry Administrators who will take over the responsibility of vetting and approving new identity providers and applications into the network.
Annual subscription to support and Monitoring of the Federation Registry instance.