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10
Sep.
2020

Federation Community

Webinar: Baseline Expectations 2 Community Presentation and Discussion

September 10, 2020 Please plan to join a community presentation and discussion of the second round of Baseline Expectations for Trust in Federation, which has just entered the community consultation phase. The InCommon Community Trust and Assurance Board (CTAB) will open the webinar with information about Baseline Expectations in general…

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08
Sep.
2020

Federation Community

Feedback Sought on Baseline Expectations v2

September 8, 2020 The InCommon Community Trust and Assurance Board (CTAB) has opened a consultation on a second set of Baseline Expectations, including three technical requirements aimed at improving security and the user experience.  Please review these expectations and take this opportunity to provide feedback. CTAB invites your input…

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02
Sep.
2020

CAMP Community

Engaging partners: A virtue of the virtual

September 2, 2020 By Ken Klingenstein While we all treasure the personal interactions we have in the meetings, halls, and bars of TechEx, there are a few virtues to being virtual, and this year is an opportunity to explore them. In particular, traditional TechEx isn’t a draw for the registrars,…

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25
Aug.
2020

Community Federation

InCommon Comments on NIST 800-63C

August 19, 2020 By Janemarie Duh (Lafayette College), Chair, InCommon Technical Advisory Committee InCommon has provided comments to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on its proposed revisions to SP 800-63C Digital Identity Guidelines: Federation and Assertions. Comments were due on August 10, 2020. The InCommon…

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16
Jul.
2020

Community Certificates Federation

InCommon Fun Facts – July 2020

July 14, 2020 New InCommon Participants As of July 14, 2020, InCommon had 1,017 participants. Here are the new participants in June:     Higher Education     Bard College     Sponsored Partners     Follett Higher Education    Lyrasis    Qollaboration, Inc. (d/b/a/ BrightCrowd) InCommon Federation The InCommon Federation has 569 identity providers…

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17
Jun.
2020

Community

InCommon Fun Facts – June 2020

June 16, 2020 New InCommon Participants As of June 12, 2020, InCommon had 1,014 participants. Here are the new participants in May and June: Higher Education Granite State College Research Organization NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) Sponsored Partners Fitch SolutionsFlywheel ExchangeMetactixPPD Development InCommon Federation The InCommon Federation has…

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10
Jun.
2020

BaseCAMP Academy Community Events Software

Doing More with Less, Learning How to Implement Open Source IAM

June 10, 2020 By Jessica Fink, InCommon/Internet2 In higher education and research, we often “do more with less,” by architecting solutions to meet the needs of our campuses while staying within a tight budget. As organizations return from COVID closings, higher ed faces a new set of challenges: maintaining virtual…

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15
May.
2020

Federation Community

Academic Collaboration Continues to Grow

May 13, 2020 Educational and research organizations continue to improve their support for collaborations during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since a March 26 call to action, 35 institutions have joined more than 160 InCommon campuses and other organizations to help their faculty, staff, and students work together.  You can see…

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04
May.
2020

eduroam Community

How are YOU using eduroam?

IAM Online – Special Edition Monday, May 18, 20202 pm ET | 1 pm CT | Noon MT | 11 am PT Wi-Fi access has become critical for universities all over the world. Many research and education organizations have turned to eduroam – the global roaming WiFi service –…

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30
Apr.
2020

Federation Community

Open Discussion Slated for New Baseline Expectations

April 30, 2020 The InCommon Community Trust and Assurance Board (CTAB) has scheduled an open office hour to discuss the proposed new Baseline Expectations for Trust in Federation. The session will take place Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at 1 pm ET (Noon CT, 11 am MT, 10 am PT). Zoom…

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