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19
Aug.
2021

Community

Help Drive the Bus: Fall Community Recruitment Season Opening Soon

By Netta Caligari, InCommon Community Success Manager Interested in how our community drives the work at Internet2? Want to have a say in defining Baseline Expectations, influencing software direction, or contributing to eduroam practices? We encourage you to join an InCommon advisory group during our Fall community recruitment season! Each fall,…

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24
Aug.
2021

Grouper

Come Swim With Us!

By Erin Murtha, Director of the InCommon Academy Is access management giving you the blues? Are you interested in learning how to better manage access and permissions for your team or across your organization? Do you need a tool that automates changes to access privileges as a person’s role changes?…

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26
Aug.
2021

eduroam

Eduroam – Working the Flight Checklist

We are in the final stages of building the new eduroam service and are on track for a November migration for all subscribers. eduroam Admin users will be migrated and continue as the eduroam Administrators for your organization, so be sure to log into the current admin…

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18
Aug.
2021

Federation

Making it Easier for Researchers to Access Federated Services

In March 2020, the international science community asked schools and research organizations to help make it easier for researchers and scientists to join global collaborations formed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. A key component to enabling that collaboration is for an identity provider to release a few…

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25
Aug.
2021

IAM Webinars

Panel: Governance Key to Modernizing Campus IAM Structure, Services

Organizations need a strong model and the support of leadership for effective Identity and Access Management governance, according to Mark Cox, Director of Identity Service and Solutions at the University of Virginia. “[You need] leadership and backing for your program,” Cox said. “Without those you will struggle, because identity, I…

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20
Aug.
2021

Events Federation

Baseline Expectations Office Hours August 31

The InCommon Community Trust and Assurance Board (CTAB) invites the community to join its next Office Hours. The next Baseline Expectations 2 (BE2) Office Hour will be on Tuesday August 31, 2021 at 1 p.m. ET / Noon CT / 11 a.m. MT/ 10 a.m. PT. CTAB members and subject matter…

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15
Jul.
2021

Academy

Let’s Build Some IAM Momentum: Internet2’s Paul Caskey on a Community-Based Approach

By Amber Rasche, Senior Communications Specialist Paul Caskey is one of several instructors and subject matter experts who facilitate the InCommon Collaboration Success Program (CSP). Offering a modular professional development approach with just-in-time help from just-the-right people, the program helps higher education and research organizations overcome obstacles to reach their…

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13
Jul.
2021

IAM Webinars

Panel Shares Principles of Identity Access Management Success

The success of an institution’s Identity Access Management tools is largely determined by how they are managed.  “Regardless of design or purchase decisions, IAM tools are only as effective as the institutional philosophy and commitments behind their management,” Mary McKee, director of IM and security services at Duke University, said…

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