GFIPM stakeholders have developed a variety of resources for disseminating information about GFIPM to interested parties at varying levels of technical detail. These resources are described below.
Office of Justice Programs GFIPM Web Page
The U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs (OJP) has developed a web page that provides high-level information about the GFIPM program, including the basic goals of an information-sharing federation, recommendations of the Global Advisory Committee (GAC) pertaining to GFIPM, and a list of GFIPM program participants.
GFIPM Executive Overview
The GFIPM Executive Overview is a 2-page flier that describes the purpose of the GFIPM program at an executive level.
The GFIPM Overview is a high-level conceptual document that introduces the GFIPM concept of information sharing based on federated identity and privilege management technology. Its primary audience is high-level management within prospective GFIPM federation member organizations, and its primary purpose is to provide readers with a broad overview of the capabilities of GFIPM as a solution to many of the challenges inherent in cross-jurisdictional information sharing.
GFIPM Terminology Matrix
The GFIPM Terminology Matrix provides a terminology and concept map between GFIPM and other prominent paradigms in the areas of identity management, privilege management, and service-oriented architecture. Its purpose is to help GFIPM stakeholders better understand the various technical terms used in GFIPM by mapping each GFIPM term to the corresponding terms from other technologies.