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The National Institutes of Health: Identity Assurance Requirement

June 22, 2021 This is the third in a series of emails regarding new login requirements from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Effective September 15, 2021, the NIH electronic Research Administration (eRA), will require you: To provide a small set of identifying information (Research and Scholarship attributes), which are detailed below. To perform multi-factor…

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The National Institutes of Health: Multi-factor Authentication Requirement

June 8, 2021 This is the second in a series of emails regarding new login requirements from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Effective September 15 eRA will require you: To provide a small set of identifying information (Research and Scholarship attributes), which are detailed below To perform multi-factor authentication (MFA) for those using eRA…

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The National Institutes of Health: New Research and Scholarship Requirements

May 25, 2021 This is the first in a series of posts regarding new login requirements from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Effective September 15 eRA will require you: To provide a small set of identifying information (Research and Scholarship attributes), which are detailed below. To perform multi-factor authentication (MFA) for those using eRA…

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Updates on NIH Identity Requirements and Plans

April 15, 2021 If you missed the April 14 IAM Online, featuring a discussion of new identity requirements for accessing some National Institutes of Health applications, you can view the recording and download the slides. In addition, the “Get NIH-Ready” wiki page has more-detailed descriptions of the NIH requirements and a list of resources to…

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Registration Open for 2021 BaseCAMP

April 15, 2021 Are you new to identity and access management, the InCommon Federation or to the InCommon Trusted Access Platform? You are in luck! BaseCAMP 2021 is designed to answer your questions and allow you to connect with your peers.  Registration is open for the third annual InCommon BaseCAMP, which will take place online…

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InCommon Fun Facts – April 2021

April 15, 2021 Show your participation – InCommon has a nice badge logo for use by current participants. Take a look and download your very own. New InCommon Participants As of April 15, 2021, InCommon has 1,028 participants. Here are the new participants since the March newsletter: Higher EducationDefense Language Institute Foreign Language CenterSimpson College…

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midPoint Training Early-bird Rates End Soon

April 14, 2021 If you’ve been debating on whether to register for InCommon’s midPoint training, this is the week to jump on board! Early-bird rates expire this week for this training program that consistently receives a score of 4.8 / 5.0 from course participants. midPoint, powered by Evolveum, is a general-purpose identity management and governance…

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Collaboration Success Program – IAM is Better Together!

April 14, 2021 Prefer to work with friends instead of alone? Would it be helpful to have access to InCommon developers and faculty at the tips of your fingers? Looking to dust off your IAM roadmap or maybe you are ready to start to implement your dream solution? The Collaboration Success Program may be just…

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InCommon and GÉANT CAMP Week Call for Proposals

April 14, 2021 The InCommon and GÉANT CAMP Week call for proposals will close on April 30, 2021. CAMP Week (October 4-8) includes two days of track sessions presented by community members.  Do you have a story to tell about IAM changes and challenges? A case study or best practice? Make a proposal! Track sessions…

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InCommon Federation Baseline Expectations Show Significant Progress in First Month

April 12, 2021 In just one month about one-quarter of InCommon organizations have already met the second set of the InCommon Federation Baseline Expectations for Trust in Federation. These requirements will improve both trust and interoperability by ensuring that all organizations meet certain standards.  As of April 9, 23% of all InCommon organizations adhere to…