A brief overview for IT professionals is given below.

Before remote access may be granted to end users, the service must be set up at the Max Planck Institute. This requires a number of steps, but you should be able to get an instance up & running quickly.

  • Get an EZproxy license.
  • Install service (optionally download virtual machine).
  • Get web server certificate (more info…).
  • Set up authentication via LDAP (or comparable).
  • Complete installation & start service.
  • Update components from SVN repository.

Tech documentation (in German) see here.

View enhanced solutions based on Travel Magic/EZproxy.