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Welcome to June 2014 IAM Briefing
During this briefing we will discuss: updates on CAS, Shibboleth and Grouper; Unicon contributions to CAS, Shibboleth and Grouper; and Unicon's Open Source Support. We'll end with questions and answers.
Our presenters are Mike Grady and Misagh Moayyed. Mike works with IAM, Shibboleth, CAS, Internet2 Scalable Privacy. He worked 36 years at University of Illinois before going working for Unicon. He is Unicon’s Open Source Support for Shibboleth technical lead.
IntelliJ IDEA is a Java development tool that comes in two editions: a community edition that can freely be downloaded and used, and an ultimate edition with more advanced features and integration support with a variety of popular programming platforms and frameworks. I have been using IDEA since v12 and although admittedly, the transition was not so comfortable, I have come to enjoy the new environment quite a bit. I have noticed that my productivity has increased and I no longer have to fight with the tool to debug and/or deploy the code.
Sakai 10 (previously known as Sakai 2.10) will be released to the community in late Spring 2014. With the release comes a plethora of new features, updated functionality, and under-the-hood performance/bug fixes.
On Wednesday, 23 April 2014 at 10:00AM PDT (1:00PM EDT), the Unicon Open Source Support Team held the second quarter Open Source Support Sakai Briefing teleconference.
Unicon conducted the 4Q2013 uPortal Open Source Support Briefing on Feb 12. The Open Source Support program provides limited funding to fix bugs and/or advance the uPortal platform for overall uPortal Community benefit as directed by the Open Source Support program participants.
Link to recorded session: http://unicon.adobeconnect.com/p7m1vf1tps5/
On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 at 9:00AM PST (11:00AM EST), the Unicon Open Source Support Team held the third quarter Open Source Support Sakai Briefing teleconference.
Still running on Drupal 6? With the release of Drupal 8 just around the corner its time to seriously consider upgrading to Drupal 7. The Drupal community's policy is this: we support the current release and the previous release. Today, Drupal 7 is the current release and Drupal 6 is the previous release.
The next Unicon Open Source Support for CAS, Shibboleth, and Grouper briefing will be on October 3rd, 2013 as an online webinar at 11:30 AM Eastern. You can register for the webinar on this other page on the website.