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10
Nov.
2022

Grouper Software

Getting Off Script with Grouper

By Jason Rappaport, DevOps Engineer, Princeton University

Note: Grouper is one of the software solutions that makes up InCommon’s Trusted Access Platform, the research and education solution for identity and access management (IAM). The InCommon Team appreciates community members’ willingness to share their deployment stories to benefit others as…

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02
Nov.
2022

midPoint Academy

InCommon Academy Instructor Insights: Making the Most of midPoint

By Apryl Motley, CAE, Communications Lead, InCommon

With our next virtual midPoint Basics workshop coming up November 7–10, we asked instructor Ivan Noris,  an expert identity engineer at InCommon Catalyst Evolveum, to share his insights on its benefits. (Register for training with Ivan now.) What do you hope attendees will learn…

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02
Nov.
2022

Shibboleth Academy

InCommon Academy Instructor Insights: Go with Shibboleth for Synergy and Streamlining

By Apryl Motley, CAE, Communications Lead, InCommon

With our next virtual Shibboleth workshop coming up October 3–7, we asked co-Instructors Paul Caskey,  an IAM architect at Internet2, and Paul Riddle, an identity architect at the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), to share their insights on its benefits. How does understanding more about Shibboleth and implementing…

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17
Oct.
2022

COmanage Academy

Configuring COmanage: 4 Concepts You Should Know

By Laura Paglione, Partner at Spherical Cow Group

Laura Paglione Your organization can leverage COmanage software as a central person registry, a guest management system, and/or a collaboration hub for scholarly collaborations. However, before you configure anything, there are four concepts you should bear in mind: People COmanage is primarily, but not exclusively, a registry for people. People…

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22
Aug.
2022

Academy COmanage Grouper midPoint Shibboleth

InCommon Academy Offers the Best Options Available for IAM Training This Fall

By Apryl Motley, InCommon Communications Lead

New season. New skills to learn and master. InCommon Academy is your one-stop connection to the best options for your team’s identity and access management (IAM) training this fall. Consistently rated 4.5 out of 5 stars, InCommon Academy workshops aren’t your run-of-the-mill training classes. …

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21
Jun.
2022

COmanage Academy

InCommon Academy Instructor Insights: The Flexibility of COmanage for the Win

By Apryl Motley, CAE - Technical Writer & Communications Lead, Internet2 Trust and Identity/NET+ Services

Just ahead of kicking off our next COmanage Class, June 28–30, we caught up with co-instructors Shayna Atkinson and Laura Paglione, both partners with Spherical Cow Group, to get their take on what attendees can expect from the workshop and what they hope their major takeaways will be. (There’s…

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23
Feb.
2022

Software COmanage Grouper midPoint Shibboleth

Time for InCommon Academy Spring Training 

By Erin Murtha, Director of the InCommon Academy

90% of participants would recommend InCommon Academy training courses to a colleague. That’s a .900 batting average and any major league club (or aspiring Little Leaguer) would be proud to boast those stats! Now is the perfect time to brush up on your skills (and hit the batting cages) or…

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23
Feb.
2022

Grouper

Attribute Based Access Control (ABAC) with Grouper: Questions & Answers

By Chris Hyzer, University of Pennsylvania and Chair of the Grouper Project

Grouper is an enterprise group and access management platform that provides critical features to ensure the right people have access to what they need. Grouper is part of the InCommon Trusted Access Platform, an identity and access management suite of software designed to integrate with existing systems.

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21
Jan.
2022

Software Grouper

Grouper School, Back by Popular Demand

Maya Gurarie, Digital Experience Specialist

The Grouper School was so popular last year that we will offer three sessions in 2022. Grouper is the enterprise group and access management system that is part of the InCommon Trusted Access Platform. With Grouper, you can share roles and audit who has access to resources. The upcoming training…

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17
Nov.
2021

Software Grouper

News From the Grouper Project

By Chris Hyzer, University of Pennsylvania and Chair of the Grouper Project

We’re excited to share recent developments in the Grouper project. Grouper is an enterprise group and access management system that simplifies access management by letting you use the same group or role in many places in your organization. Grouper is part of the InCommon Trusted Access Platform, an identity…

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