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Collaborative Projects and Working Groups
See a complete list of working groups and reports, including current and past work in our Working Groups wiki space.
- InCommon Student Collaboration Group
- CommIT Collaborative
- External Identities Working Group
- Alternative IdPs Working Group
- IdP of Last Resort (IdPoLR) Working Group
- CIFER (Community Identity Framework for Education and Research)
- Multifactor Authentication Cohortium
- Scalable Privacy Project
- Grouper (enterprise access management system)
- Federation Interoperability Working Group
- MFA Interoperability Profile Working Group
Virtual Working Groups Archives Available
Recorded sessions (Adobe Connect) and slide decks are available from the May 20-21, 2013, virtual working group meetings. Topics include: Grouper, Shibboleth, CIFER, Interfederation, Social Identity, CoCoA (collaboration platform), and MACE-DIR.
Toolkits provide resources to help campus information technology professionals develop the case for federating. This material will help make the case with such diverse groups as chief information officers and campus stakeholders. The material in this section includes slide decks that you can use, as well as overviews and documents for your background and to use in presentations.
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