Unifyed Releases Single Sign-On to InCommon® Federation

December 13, 2017

Unifyed, Unifyed, the premier student engagement and digital transformation provider for higher ed, today announced it has released single sign-on integration to Internet2®s InCommon® Federation. This integration enables Unifyed Digital Campus clients to seamlessly access InCommon® Federation from Unifyed Digital Campus.

InCommon®, operated by Internet2®, provides the U.S. higher education and research community with the common framework for trustworthy shared management of access to online resources. InCommon® facilitates the development of a community-based common trust fabric sufficient to enable participants to make appropriate decisions about the release of identity information and the control of access to protected online resources. InCommon® is intended to enable production-level end-user access to a wide variety of protected resources.

Unifyed single sign-on integration to InCommon® Federation provides the following value to Unifyed Digital Campus clients:

    • Access to InCommon® Resources – Unifyed Digital Campus clients now have access to a variety of protected resources including:
      • Microsoft® Imagine®
      • Box® & Dropbox®
      • National Student Clearinghouse®
      • EBSCO®

      and many more

  • Infrastructure – Unifyed Digital Clients no longer need to reinvent the wheel and install and maintain require separate instances of Shibboleth® because Unifyed Identity includes an identity provider (IDP) that supports protocols such as OAUTH, WS-Federation and SAML and includes out-of-the-box attribute mapping with InCommon Federation.

We’re pleased to release single-sign on integration to InCommon® Federation”, said Dennis Thibeault, Chief Product Officer, Unifyed. “Unifyed Digital Campus clients can now reduce costs associated with installing and maintaining Shibboleth® and get single sign-on access from Unifyed Digital Campus to resources such as Microsoft Imagine® and National Student Clearinghouse®.

Prospective clients can register for a demo or email engage@unifyed.com for further information.

Existing clients can contact their customer success manager for further information.