Open Source Identity Management for Higher Education

Higher education institutions all across North America are looking for a cost-effective and efficient solution to deliver enterprise-level Identity and Access Management (IAM) infrastructures. Because the host of commercially available, open-source solutions were not meeting their diverse requirements, a number of universities in the United States have collaborated to create an easy-to-use, intuitive set of open-source IAM software packages to meet the specific needs of research and higher education. Benn Oshrin will provide you with the inside scoop on how this momentous initiative has began and progressed.

Learn about: the initiation of an open source identity management solution for higher education, implications of the model and progress up until the present day.


Benn Oshrin, Chief Architect and Senior Technologist, The Oshrinium LLC




Intended Audience 

Technical/Applications/Identity Management

Session Duration

60 minutes

Session Schedule

Tuesday, May 1st
3:15 – 4:15 p.m.
Can Pacific Room (1530)


Jeremy Rosenberg