SAML Metadata Extensions for Registration and Publication Information V1.0 published as a Committee Specification

We are pleased to announce the approval and publication of an OASIS Committee Specification (CS) by the members of the Security Services (SAML) TC [1]:

SAML V2.0 Metadata Extensions for Registration and Publication Information Version 1.0
Committee Specification 01
03 April 2012

Overview:
The Metadata Extensions for Registration and Publication Information define a set of extensions to SAML metadata that provide information about the creation and intended usage of the metadata document and information about who and how particular entities were registered.

URIs:
The prose specification document and related files are available here:

Editable Source (Authoritative):
http://docs.oasis-open.org/security/saml/Post2.0/saml-metadata-rpi/v1.0/...

HTML:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/security/saml/Post2.0/saml-metadata-rpi/v1.0/...

PDF:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/security/saml/Post2.0/saml-metadata-rpi/v1.0/...

XML schema:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/security/saml/Post2.0/saml-metadata-rpi/v1.0/...

Distribution ZIP files
For your convenience, OASIS provides a complete package of the prose specification and related files in a ZIP distribution file. You can download the ZIP file here:

http://docs.oasis-open.org/security/saml/Post2.0/saml-metadata-rpi/v1.0/...

Members of the Security Services (SAML) TC requested a Special Majority Vote to approve this specification as a Committee Specification. The specification had been released for public review as required by the TC Process [2]. The vote to approve at Committee Specification (CS) level passed [3], and the approved CS01 is now available online in the
OASIS Library as referenced above.

Our congratulations to the TC on achieving this milestone.

========== Additional references:

[1] Security Services (SAML) TC
http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/security/

[2] Public reviews
15-day public review, 15 February 2012: http://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/201202/msg00003.html
30-day public review, 5 October 2011: https://www.oasis-open.org/apps/org/workgroup/security/email/archives/20...

[3] CS ballot
http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ballot.php?id=2202

Associated TC: 
Security Services (SAML)