Requirements for the use of Gigamove
The service Gigamove is available to all participating institutions of the German National Research and Education Network (Deutsches Forschungsnetz) Basic requirement for this service is being able to authenticate via Shibboleth. The reqquired Shibboleth Identity Provider of the home institution (e.g. RWTH Aachen, FH Aachen, WWU Münster) has to be part of the DFN “Advanced” degree of reliance.
By virtue of the deployed protocols and software, Gigamove can be used on any kind of hardware – including mobile devices like smartphones and tablets.
The service requires an up-to-date web-browser and the option of communicating via HTTPS with the server.
For the verification of the certificates, the browser should know the RWTH-CA-Certifcate, the DFN-PKI-CA-Certifcate as well as Telekom-CA-rootcertificate.