There is no official EAC PKI test methodology. Tests are fully dependent on there being support available for the PKI implementation from a participating Member Sstate/testing partner and its cooperation with the PKI development teams.
EAC PKI tests require preparation both on the side of the test organiser and the Member State. The Member State will participate on Prague interoperability test by following procedures mentioned above:
This section describes the on-site testing processes at the venue for the PKI Test event.
Next table defines a rough schedule of all important milestones in the lead up to the Prague Event.
|Definition and publication on a website of the registration procedure and entry conditions for all levels of participation for parties interested in the tests||6/2008|
|Start of registration procedure - contact of Member states and offer them the participation in the tests||6/2008|
|Preparation of the test processes for registered Member States||6/2008|
|Member states registration||6-7/2008|
|Implementation of CVCA/PKI/IS system by registered Member States||6-7/2008|
|DV certificate request||7-8/2008|
|Certification of DV||7-8/2008|
|ePassport personalisation in Member state (optional)||6-8/2008|
|EAC PKI test during Prague september event - verification of PKI via personalised ePassport (reading by certified Inspection system)||9/2008|