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Building and Deploying a Machine Learning (ML) Model

Background and Overview

At Unicon, our security operations (sec-ops) staff engages with project teams early to determine what support is needed throughout the project. Considerations and risk indicators for projects include the security classification of the data that will be handled, and the project activities which may include data analytics, software development, infrastructure design and deployment, and production operations.

Q3 2018 openEQUELLA Open Source Support Briefing

The quarterly openEQUELLA Open Source Support (OSS) Briefing is an opportunity to share the contributions performed on behalf of the OSS program, highlight Unicon's perspective on contributions, share happenings in the community, and describe opportunities to engage further with Unicon.

Discussions for the openEQUELLA Q3 2018 Support Briefing focused on Community News, Sustaining Engineering, Highlights, a Community Spotlight by NCCCS, and Upcoming Events.

Apereo CAS High-Availability with Hazelcast and Kubernetes

When it comes to deploying a highly available CAS server, one of the chief concerns is to choose a technology that is capable of sharing CAS-generated tickets across multiple server nodes. The task of managing and administering CAS tickets is handled today by a Ticket Registry component that is backed by a variety of technologies able to persist, manage, and distribute ticket objects across the entire CAS cluster.

CAS Server: Interrupt Me, Please!

Modern CAS (versions 5.2+) has an ability to interrupt authentication flow after primary authentication principal trust has been established. This ability enables CAS to execute an intermediary piece of application logic before continuing to establish Web Single Sign On session and routing requests back to target applications. These intermediary interrupt components are able to implement logic, for example, to present notification messages to the user, provide options for redirects to external services, etc.

midPoint SSO Integration with SAML2 Identity Providers

midPoint is a comprehensive Identity Governance and Administration (IGA) platform, used by organizations around the world to deal with Identity Provisioning, Identity Governance and Compliance, along with Access Management. As for the identity being a security perimeter, midPoint keeps an organization’s internal network and external resources safe. 

The most important features of midPoint are:

Q2 2018 uPortal Open Source Support Briefing

The quarterly uPortal Open Source Support (OSS) Briefing is an opportunity to share the contributions performed on behalf of the OSS program, highlight Unicon's perspective on contributions, and share happenings in the community along with opportunities to engage further with Unicon. 

Discussions for the Q2 2018 uPortal OSS Briefing focused on Sustaining Engineering, uPortal 5.1, and Web Components.

On Wednesday, July 25, 2018, the Unicon OSS team held the uPortal OSS Briefing summarizing uPortal OSS activities for Q2 of 2018.

Q2 2018 openEQUELLA Open Source Support Briefing

The quarterly openEQUELLA Open Source Support (OSS) Briefing is an opportunity to share the contributions performed on behalf of the OSS program, highlight Unicon's perspective on contributions, and share happenings in the community along with opportunities to engage further with Unicon. 

Discussions for the Q2 2018 openEQUELLA OSS Briefing focused on Community News, Open Apereo 2018, Sustaining Engineering, openEQUELLA 6.6, and a discussion around future development.

Q1 2018 uPortal Open Source Support Briefing

The quarterly uPortal Open Source Support (OSS) Briefing is an opportunity to share the contributions performed on behalf of the OSS program, highlight Unicon's perspective on contributions, and share happenings in the community along with opportunities to engage further with Unicon. 

Discussions for the Q1 Support Briefing focused on Sustaining Engineering, uPortal 5.1, and Web Components.

On Wednesday April 18, 2018 the Unicon OSS team held the uPortal OSS Briefing summarizing uPortal OSS activities for Q1 of 2018.

Q1 2018 EQUELLA Open Source Support Briefing

The quarterly EQUELLA Open Source Support (OSS) Briefing is an opportunity to share the contributions performed on behalf of the OSS program, highlight Unicon's perspective on contributions, and share happenings in the community along with opportunities to engage further with Unicon. 

Discussions for the EQUELLA Q1 2018 Support Briefing focused on Community News, Sustaining Engineering, EQUELLA 6.6, and a discussion around events and community engagement.

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