Raven (UCamWebAuth)

Raven is the web authentication service for the University. This page documents the UCamWebAuth personality for the Raven service.

Environments

  • Production - authenticates users by CRSid.
  • Demo - dummy authentication service which can be used to test applications.

Application repositories

The individual VMs hosting the service are listed in the Operational Documentation. (DevOps only)

Technology

Warning

This service uses a technology stack which does not align with DevOps Division recommendations.

Category Language Framework
Server Perl Mason

Deployment

Deployment is via Ansible playbook to an on-premise set of servers. See the operational documentation project (DevOps only) for more information.

Deployment repository

Service Owner

Vijay Samtani

Service Managers

Rich Wareham

Current Status

Live

Documentation

Note

Raven documentation is in the process of being rationalised into a single place.