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18
Aug.
2022

Catalyst

New to the Neighborhood: Provision IAM Joins InCommon Catalyst Program 

By Apryl Motley, InCommon Communications Lead

Jim Lookabaugh “Becoming a catalyst was a terrific fit for us, allowing us to foster deeper relationships within the research and education community,” said Jim Lookabaugh, customer solutions engineer at Provision IAM, about the company joining nine other catalysts in supporting the research and education community’s…

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17
Aug.
2022

Community

Bring Your Unique Expertise to InCommon Advisory Committees

By Apryl Motley, InCommon Communications Lead

InCommon Advisory Committee Nominations Now Open InCommon seeks enthusiastic volunteers to serve on its advisory committees. We invite your nominations for membership, including self-nominations. The window for nominations closes on Friday, October 21, 2022, and new terms start in January 2023. To submit a nomination, complete the Advisory Committee nomination…

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10
Aug.
2022

BaseCAMP Academy

Lightning Strikes Twice: Select BaseCAMP 2022 Videos Available Through IAM Online

By Apryl Motley, InCommon Communications Lead

BaseCAMP 2002 (held June 6-10) featured four fabulous Lightning Talks. These YouTube videos are now available through our IAM Online platform. Below is what you can expect to learn from each presentation. DevOps in 10Presenter: Dave Shafer, DevOps Manager, Trust and Identity, Internet2Learn how tools…

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27
Jul.
2022

Academy

Interest Period Extended for InCommon Collaboration Success Program 2022–2023 Cohort

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

We have extended the expression of interest period for the InCommon Collaboration Success Program (CSP) 2022–2023 cohort until August 12. There’s still time to join us for the most collaborative program designed specifically for identity and access management in the research and education community. Whether…

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21
Jul.
2022

Community

Up for Discussion: Remote ID Verification for Password Recovery

Edited by Apryl Motley, CAE - InCommon Communications Lead

Editor’s Note: Collaboration among IAM professionals through the InCommon community is proof positive that many heads are often better than one. Exchanges between peers via InCommon’s discussion list in particular illustrate community members’ willingness to work together to explore issues and problems of common interest.  Beginning this month, we plan…

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21
Jul.
2022

Events

Practice Makes Perfect: Come Exercise with Us

InCommon to Host First Ever Community Cybersecurity Event This Fall To increase cross-federation levels of trust in cybersecurity, InCommon is hosting its first-ever community Sirtfi cybersecurity exercise this fall. Sirtfi recently became part of InCommon’s baseline expectations.  The event is open to InCommon participants…

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28
Jul.
2022

IAM Webinars Academy

Building Your Bench with the InCommon Collaboration Success Program

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

Get IAM Done. Faster. Better. Together. That’s the guiding philosophy behind the InCommon Collaboration Success Program (CSP). For Clemson University’s Kathy Wright, systems programmer/developer, the program has more than lived up to its ideals, particularly in the area of staff training and development.  Like so many research and education…

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12
Jul.
2022

Community

Announcing Leadership Transition at Internet2

By Howard Pfeffer, Internet2 President and CEO

Dear Internet2 members and community: Rob Vietzke I write today to share the news that Vice President of Network Services Rob Vietzke will be leaving Internet2 effective August 1, 2022, to pursue other career opportunities. Rob has served the Internet2 community in this role since 2006 with enthusiasm and dedication.

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08
Jul.
2022

IAM Webinars Academy

IAM Online Presents Hello Passkey, Goodbye Passwords!

By Apryl Motley, CAE, Communications Lead, InCommon

There’s a password for that and for this, and so on. New research indicates that on average people have approximately 100 passwords, which is 25 percent more than they had before the start of the pandemic.  What would it take to rid the world of passwords? This question has been…

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22
Jun.
2022

BaseCAMP Academy

Learn. Share. Belong. Building Better Connections at BaseCAMP 2022

By Kevin Morooney, vice president of Trust and Identity and NET+, Internet2

Kevin Morooney Learn. Share. Belong. This has become the theme of InCommon BaseCAMP since we started it four years ago. And it makes sense because these verbs have been the cornerstone for over 20 years of conversations about trust and identity in the Internet2 and InCommon communities. This year’s…

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