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Global Summit topics include IAM reboot, cloud-based identity providers, InCommon roadmap

The Internet2 Global Summit (March 30-April 1 in Indianapolis) features a number of sessions related to InCommon and identity and access management. Some brief highlights are listed below. You can see the full line-up and registration information at the Global Summit website. Extending eduroam to higher ed, K-12, and beyond: A pilot takes off in…

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Hackathon Scheduled for 2019 TechEx

By Heather Flanagan (Note: This is the third in a series of blog posts highlighting key sessions at this year’s Technology Exchange (TechEx), December 9-13, 2019, in New Orleans). In September 2019, REFEDS (an association of national research and education federations, including InCommon), with the support of NORDUnet and Identity Python, coordinated the first Trust & Identity…

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Peering behind the portal curtain

By Ken Klingenstein (Note: This is the first in a series of blog posts highlighting key sessions at this year’s Technology Exchange (TechEx), December 9-13, 2019, in New Orleans). In the last few years, proxies and portals have become a common way for communities to integrate access to their diverse networked resources as a cohesive…