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Paul Downey talks on the current status of identity management on the web covering cross-site challenges, REST, HTTPS, Open ID, all in the context of enterprise architecture.


Paul Downey is a Chief Web Services Architect, chairing and participating in a number of working groups at the W3C, WS-I and OASIS, as well as a member of, a team of Open Source developers at BT. He co-organizes, and is a co-founder of — a hub for collaborative electronics projects. Paul infrequently posts on

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GOTO Aarhus is the enterprise software development conference designed for team leads, architects, and project management and is organized by developers, for developers. As software developers and architects ourselves, we wanted to craft the ultimate conference. The result is a high quality conference experience where a tremendous amount of attention and investment has gone into having the best content on the most important topics presented by the leaders in our community, staged in an intimate environment needed to support as much learning and networking as possible.

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Mar 01, 2012