Cirrus Identity at EDUCAUSE 2018
Posted by Dedra Chamberlin on Oct 9, 2018 10:04:36 AM

 

Our final year as a Startup Alley graduate!

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Topics: EDUCAUSE, Higher Education, Identity Management

College Applicant Blog Post - Part 2
Posted by Kaia Brem on May 23, 2018 1:20:41 PM
AN IDENTITY MANAGEMENT NIGHTMARE - PART 2 OF 3

Introduction from Cirrus Identity CEO, Dedra Chamberlin:

One of the biggest pain points in Higher Education is the ridiculous number of user accounts High School students have to create when applying to college. Cirrus Identity was fortunate to have an intern who recently went through the process, and was willing to blog about it! Without further ado, here is part 2 of her post...

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Topics: Identity and Access Management, Applying to College, Social Identity, College, Higher Education, Federated Identity Management, Identity Management

Innovative Identity Management at EDUCAUSE 2017
Posted by Dedra Chamberlin on Oct 14, 2017 7:54:04 PM

This year, Cirrus Identity joins the ranks of Startup Alley graduates.

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Topics: EDUCAUSE, Higher Education, Identity Management

How Many User Accounts Does it Take to Apply to College?
Posted by Kaia Brem on Mar 2, 2017 3:07:38 AM

An Identity Management Nightmare - Part 1 of 3

This blog also published on medium.

Introduction from Cirrus Identity CEO, Dedra Chamberlin

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Topics: EdTech, College, Higher Education, Federated Identity Management, Identity Management, Social Identity

Before and After Cirrus Identity
Posted by Dedra Chamberlin on Aug 27, 2015 10:00:00 AM

We are working with Newcastle University in the motherland. Here is what their log-in process looked like before Cirrus Identity.

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Topics: Social Identity, Higher Education

Enabling Parent Access with the Cirrus Gateway Service
Posted by Dedra Chamberlin on Aug 16, 2015 1:08:00 PM

At the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), new students and their parents attend summer orientations to learn all about the campus. Parents always ask, “how can I access information about my child's course schedule, tuition, and their grades”? Up until Cirrus Identity, the answer has been, "talk to your kid!" As parents, we know that is often a difficult task as students are engrossed in their college lives. Parents need a way to check in without having to track down their sons and daughters.

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Topics: Higher Education

ePPN Anyone?
Posted by Dedra Chamberlin on Jul 24, 2015 12:00:00 AM

One of the most widely adopted unique identifiers in higher education federated identity management is eduPersonPrincipalName (ePPN), defined as part of the eduPerson LDAP schema established by Internet2’s Middleware Architecture Committee for Education (MACE-dir). Historically, ePPN is defined by a campus and includes a local, unique identifier (netID) scoped at the campus domain, e.g. netID@university.edu.

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Topics: Higher Education, OpenID Connenct, SAML, Federated Identity Management, EdTech