There are two ways to interface with SWAMID: by becoming a SWAMID member or by providing a service that relies on a [SWAMID technologiy profiles|Technology Profiles]. SWAMID membership is generally reserved for government or research and education institutions in Sweden. A company or organization that provides a service to the SWAMID community does _not_ need to become a member of SWAMID. 



h1. Becoming a member of SWAMID