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==Full Title or Meme==
 
==Full Title or Meme==
  
A part of a [[Web Site]] that provides access to service or content on the internet.  
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For the purposes of this wiki, a [[Resource]] is that part of a [[Web Site]] that provides access to service or content on the internet.
  
 
==Context==
 
==Context==
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*While resource can be real-world [[Entity|Entities]], in this wiki it will be assumed by default that they are digiial.
 
*Resources are something typically need to be protecting with [[Authentication]] by a [[Identifier or Attribute Provider]] - either identity data of your users, or APIs.
 
*Resources are something typically need to be protecting with [[Authentication]] by a [[Identifier or Attribute Provider]] - either identity data of your users, or APIs.
 
*Every resource has a unique name - and clients use this name to specify to which resources they want to get access to.
 
*Every resource has a unique name - and clients use this name to specify to which resources they want to get access to.
*The [[Resource]] will typicallu use [[User Information]] (aka claims) about a user, e.g. name or email address.
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*The [[Resource]] will typically use [[User Information]] (aka claims) about a user (name, email address, etc.) to enable [[Persistence]], [[Recovery]] and [[Redress]] for the user.
*APIs APIs resources represent functionality a client wants to invoke - typically modelled as Web APIs, but not necessarily.
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*[[API]] resources represent functionality a client wants to invoke - typically modelled as Web APIs, but not necessarily.
  
 
==Problems==
 
==Problems==
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*The [[Resource]] may require a great deal of protection for a variety of reasons which causes the Web Site to require [[Authentication]] with strong [[Assurance]]. At the same time the [[Web Site]] is under increasing pressure to maintain the [[Privacy]] and [[Security]] of the [[User Information]].
  
 
==Solutions==
 
==Solutions==
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*Resources may have names or [[Identifier]]s, on the internet that would be the [[URI]].
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*Resources will have locations, on the internet that would be a [[URL]].
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Latest revision as of 10:11, 14 September 2018

Full Title or Meme

For the purposes of this wiki, a Resource is that part of a Web Site that provides access to service or content on the internet.

Context

  • While resource can be real-world Entities, in this wiki it will be assumed by default that they are digiial.
  • Resources are something typically need to be protecting with Authentication by a Identifier or Attribute Provider - either identity data of your users, or APIs.
  • Every resource has a unique name - and clients use this name to specify to which resources they want to get access to.
  • The Resource will typically use User Information (aka claims) about a user (name, email address, etc.) to enable Persistence, Recovery and Redress for the user.
  • API resources represent functionality a client wants to invoke - typically modelled as Web APIs, but not necessarily.

Problems

Solutions

  • Resources may have names or Identifiers, on the internet that would be the URI.
  • Resources will have locations, on the internet that would be a URL.

References