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Peter Day is moving to Texas…and eventually retiring

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Since January of 2015, Peter Day has been planning to retire in January 2016 and move to Texas to be near his daughter and granddaughter. Peter’s original plan was to wait until near the end of the year to sell his house and then build a house in Texas near his daughter. However, he kept […]

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Emory University implements new password policy; all passwords must be changed before Sept. 9

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Change is good. Especially when it comes to your Emory password. Emory University is implementing a new password policy for everyone who has an active Emory University NetID and an email address ending in emory.edu. This new policy includes a requirement that all passwords must be changed at least every 365 days. By Sept 9, […]

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What to know about the password change policy

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In many cases, a password is the only thing that prevents someone else from accessing your private information or impersonating you online. Here are a few things to know about Emory University’s password change requirement. Password requirements Passwords must be changed at least once a year (more often if necessary). Passwords must be between 9 […]

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What the Shibboleth?

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In April of 2011, Emory began to use Shibboleth as its Enterprise authentication solution. Since that time, the Emory Login Service (Shibboleth) has authenticated over 11.8 million requests (averaging about 230,000 per month) and has grown to provide authentication services for over 100 distinct service providers both internal and external to Emory. Although the service […]

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Joel Burke, Enterprise Middleware Admin IV, Identity Management

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Joel Burke is identity management’s latest admin and he has already been working on various IDM issues and the NetIQ project. Before arriving at Emory, Joel did identity management for Georgia State University for four years. He also worked at Marywood University in Scranton, PA, for twelve years as an RPG programmer, web developer, and […]

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OIT Employees Shine at Educause

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Three OIT employees recently made presentations at the 2013 Southeast Regional Educause Conference. Held from May 29-31 at the Weston Buckhead in Atlanta, the conference theme was Amp It Up! Powering Education with Technology. The first presentation was co-presented by Anne Marie Alexander (Integration) and John Isenhour, the CTO of Kennesaw State University. The topic […]

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Shomari Hammond, Access Administrator, Integration

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Shomari is the newest member of the Identity Management team. Before coming to Emory he worked at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta as their Operations Coordinator and at Emory Healthcare as an Administrative Assistant. A graduate of Georgia Perimeter College with a degree in Business Administration, Shomari is an Atlanta native and proud graduate of Redan […]

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