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22
Jun.
2021

Federation Multifactor

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…

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11
Jun.
2021

eduroam

Enabling the Next 1,000 Subscribers: Scaling eduroam

By Sara Jeanes, eduroam product manager eduroam’s usage has grown tremendously and is available at nearly 1,000 colleges, universities, and research facilities across the US.  Internet2 is expanding and scaling the eduroam service to selected community-anchor organizations, and has been working with regional and state-wide organizations to…

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12
Aug.
2021

Catalyst

Catalyst Program Brings Identity and Access Management Expertise, Support to InCommon Community

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 8, 2021– Internet2 announced the launch of the InCommon Catalyst Program aimed at supporting higher education institutions, research organizations, and sponsored partners with enabling better security, access to services, and user experience through InCommon’s integrated service and software solutions.  The program includes eight organizations specializing in…

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08
Jun.
2021

Federation Multifactor

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 belowTo perform multi-factor authentication (MFA)…

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23
Jun.
2021

Community

Group Convenes Over the Need for IAM Collaboration

Recent EDUCAUSE IAM listserv conversations about the need for more identity and access management (IAM) collaboration sparked the lively May 18 “Community IAM Collaboration” discussion, which drew more than 130 attendees. View the recording, which starts halfway through the event, and review the chat transcript. Led by Mike…

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25
May.
2021

Federation

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)…

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15
Apr.
2021

Community Certificates Federation

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…

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15
Apr.
2021

BaseCAMP Academy Federation Software

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…

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15
Apr.
2021

Federation Community IAM Webinars

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…

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