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InCommon and Your Identity Management Infrastructure: Strategies from CIOs
September 30, 2014 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference

Identity management is a key component of institutional infrastructure, enabling access to campus resources and cloud services. Federated identity simplifies management of this infrastructure, pr…

EDUCAUSE Comments: Financial Aid Fraud and Identity Verification
June 4, 2012

EDUCAUSE submitted comments last week in response to a U.S. Department of Education (ED) notice about ED’s intent to hold a negotiated rule-making process later this year on financial …

OMB Memo Urges Government to Leverage Externally-Issued Identity Credentials
January 4, 2012

A recent memo from the Federal CIO to the CIO's of Executive Departments and Agencies is welcome news to the advocates for federated identity management.  The memo with the subject line…

Response to the Department of Commerce Notice of Inquiry for Models for a Governance Structure for NSTIC (July 22, 2011)
July 22, 2011

Response to the Department of Commerce Notice of Inquiry for Models for a Governance Structure for the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC). Prepared by EDUCAUSE, Inter…

Federating The University of North Carolina: Origins and Benefits
June 1, 2011

This ECAR case study of the University of North Carolina Identity Federation explores the benefits and impacts of federated identity on the university and its 17 constituent institutions . Fe…

From Homegrown to the Cloud: Identity Management Evolution at Coppin State University
June 1, 2011

This ECAR case study offers an introductory, not highly technical, look at a SaaS identity management (IdM) solution in higher education . It traces Coppin State University’s evolution fr…

Session Podcast: A Vision for Identity and Access Management in Higher Education
March 30, 2010

Access to electronic institutional resources requires a robust identity management system, including processes for federation of credentials and services. This session provides a vision for ident…

Identity Management and Trust Services: Foundations for Cloud Computing
September 4, 2009

©2009 Jack Suess and Kevin Morooney. The text of this article is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States License ( http://creativecommons.o…

InCommon: Watch This Space!
January 1, 2006

© 2006 Susan L. Perry EDUCAUSE Review, vol. 41, no. 5 (September/October 2006): 12–13. Susan L. Perry is Senior Advisor at the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Director o…

InCommon: Toward Building a Global University
January 1, 2006

© 2006 Tracy Mitrano EDUCAUSE Review, vol. 41, no. 2 (March/April 2006): 74–75. Tracy Mitrano Tracy Mitrano is Director of IT Policy at Cornell University and is the …


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