Security Certificates

The Security Certificate service offers several types of certificates for the protection of network services, network traffic and documents. It includes service certificates, personal certificates, certification of Grid services, and program code and document signing certificates.

  • What is Security Certificates

    What is Security Certificates

    Upon purchasing security certificates, the subscriber will manage his own order page with the supplier for the creation of certificates. From our side, automatic E-mail alerts will be sent when the certificates are about to expire. 

  • Who is Security Certificates for?

    Hvem er sikkerhetssertifikater for?

    The certification service can be used by anyone who is connected to the research network.

    Typical end users of the certification service include web server and E-mail server administrators (service certificates), users of international HPC services (Grid certificates) and software developers who publish codes (code signing certificates).

    Practically all state-run colleges and universities use this service.

  • How the Security Certificates is organized

    How the Security Certificates is organized:

    Open configuration alternatives

    The service is based on GÉANT TCS (Trusted Certificate Service).

    The certificates are issued by DigiCert, which is a Certification Authority (CA) based in the USA.

  • Requirements

    Forutsetninger for sikkerhetssertifikater

    The company must be connected to the research network – that is to say, it must use Uninett as its Internet service provider.

    Access to personal certificates is subject to Feide login.

  • Price

    Pris

    The customer is invoiced based on the size of the organization, measured by the number of employees.

    The service fee applies to an unlimited number of certificates – both server certificates, certificates for code signing, and personal certificates.

    Price per year for security certificates

    Under 250 employees

    4,500

    250 – 1,500 employees

    9,000

    1 500 – 4,500 employees

    15,500

    Over 4,500 employees

    20,500

    Previous calculations estimate this as 10–20% of the market price, given the current volume.

    The service is not meant to earn a substantial profit, but simply cover actual expenses.

    The price of the service is specified in advance as set forth in the framework agreement.

  • Get Security Certificates

What is Security Certificates

Upon purchasing security certificates, the subscriber will manage his own order page with the supplier for the creation of certificates. From our side, automatic E-mail alerts will be sent when the certificates are about to expire. 

Hvem er sikkerhetssertifikater for?

The certification service can be used by anyone who is connected to the research network.

Typical end users of the certification service include web server and E-mail server administrators (service certificates), users of international HPC services (Grid certificates) and software developers who publish codes (code signing certificates).

Practically all state-run colleges and universities use this service.

How the Security Certificates is organized:

Open configuration alternatives

The service is based on GÉANT TCS (Trusted Certificate Service).

The certificates are issued by DigiCert, which is a Certification Authority (CA) based in the USA.

Forutsetninger for sikkerhetssertifikater

The company must be connected to the research network – that is to say, it must use Uninett as its Internet service provider.

Access to personal certificates is subject to Feide login.

Pris

The customer is invoiced based on the size of the organization, measured by the number of employees.

The service fee applies to an unlimited number of certificates – both server certificates, certificates for code signing, and personal certificates.

Price per year for security certificates

Under 250 employees

4,500

250 – 1,500 employees

9,000

1 500 – 4,500 employees

15,500

Over 4,500 employees

20,500

Previous calculations estimate this as 10–20% of the market price, given the current volume.

The service is not meant to earn a substantial profit, but simply cover actual expenses.

The price of the service is specified in advance as set forth in the framework agreement.