Openness and Security for Your Data
Recently EDUCAUSE published their Top 10 IT Issues, 2015: Inflection Point Whitepaper which reflects on the pace of change information technology organizations are facing this year. Issue #10 is identified as Balancing Agility, Openness and Security. A key statement in the paper, “In a world of increasing and complex security threats, higher education institutions must move from a reactive to a proactive response in their IT security infrastructure. Protecting data and networks while maintaining openness and agility requires a balanced and open approach . The challenges abound”.
Aegis Identity is 100% focused on Identity and Access Management solutions for education designed to support a secure infrastructure at the same time providing openness. In order for us to provide the most meaningful solutions to higher education we are committed to active involvement in key organizations such as EDUCAUSE, Internet2, Incommon, and CoSN, eRepublic and Gartner. Additionally we sponsor surveys from third party organizations to reinforce our understanding of the key priorities for education institutions relating to data security and identity management.
Being involved with key leadership organizations in education allows the company to be on the forefront of meaningful solutions supporting the need for a proactive infrastructure which supports openness and agility at the same time providing the identity management and data security. The dynamics of education is challenged continually to provide the right resources for their constituents in a secure manner. We are committed to working with the education community to meet that challenge.
Janet Yarbrough, Director of Business Development at Aegis Identity Software, Inc.