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Barry R. Ribbeck (Rice University)

Barry R. Ribbeck
Director, Systems Architecture, Infrastructure, Cloud Strategies & Initiatives

Houston, Texas

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Barry Ribbeck is the Director of Systems Architecture, Infrastructure, Cloud Strategies and Initiatives at Rice University. He plays a significant role in Enterprise Directory services, middleware development, integration of university wide applications, Identity and Access Management, cloud strategies and initiatives. He is a past co-chair of the NET@EDU Identity Management working group, sat on the Higher Education Bridge Policy Authority (HEBCA) and US Higher Education Root (USHER) Policy Board and participates in various working groups within Internet 2 and Educause. Barry completed an undergraduate in mathematics in Louisiana and a master's degree in Biomedical Statistics at The University of Texas and maintains certifications in networking (Cisco), ITIL and security (CISSP).

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