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Grouper in Action: Access Management Strategies for Higher Education and Research Tutorial (Separate registration required)

Time 10/15/17 08:00AM-12:00PM

Room Pacific E

Session Abstract


Grouper is an enterprise access management system built by and for higher education, and is a key component of Internet2’s Trust and Identity in Education and Research (TIER) initiative. Designed for highly distributed and heterogeneous information technology environments, Grouper is uniquely suited to address the complexity and flexibility required by the modern institution.

This tutorial will explore the latest Grouper release, demonstrate a variety of real world use cases, and review the recently released TIER Grouper Deployment Guide. The deployment guide aims to distill diverse community examples into specific TIER guidance and recommendation for achieving a variety of identity and access management capabilities.

Come learn and see what Grouper can do for your campus and join the growing community of practice!


Speaker Chris Hyzer University of Pennsylvania

Speaker William Thompson Lafayette College

Speaker Carl Waldbieser Lafayette College

Speaker Bert Bee-Lindgren Georgia Institute of Technology

Primary track Trust and Identity

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