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InCommon Fun Facts – February 2021

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February 18, 2021

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New InCommon Participants

As of February 18, 2021, InCommon has 1,025 participants. Here are the new participants since the January newsletter:

Higher Education
Georgia Gwinnet College
Simmons University

Research Organization
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

InCommon Federation

The InCommon Federation has 583 identity providers registered, along with 5,562 services. 

InCommon Certificate Service Subscribers

As of February 18, 2021, 690 organizations participate in the InCommon Certificate Service. (Note: We have changed the way we report the number of “subscribers.” Some organizations, such as state university systems, join as a group. Previously we have only listed the system as the subscriber. We now include all of the universities in a system, as an example.)

New Organizations
Clark College
Georgia Gwinnett College
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Slippery Rock University – Pennsylvania
Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility

Research & Scholarship Category (R&S)

The R&S Category includes service providers that support research and scholarly activities such as virtual organizations and campus-based collaboration services. Participating Identity Providers agree to release a small set of attributes to the category. See the list

As of February 18, there are:

  • 154 Service Providers in the category
  • 181 Identity Providers supporting R&S

Governance and Advisory