Cross Cutting Concerns - Can we work together on Security

A session at Open Apereo 2013 Conference (Jasig & Sakai)

Wednesday 5th June, 2013

4:45pm to 5:30pm (PST)

BOF to answer an obvious question raised by the merger.

Is there a wish for the sharing of Security resources across projects. Interested parties should have an opportunity to meet and discuss this face to face at the conference. Lets see if there is enough commitment to move forward.

About the speakers

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Alan Berg

Educational Consultant

Alan Berg Bsc. MSc. PGCE, works within the Innovation Work Group at the University of Amsterdam's Informatersingscentruim. He is currently interested in Learning Analytic's and generally getting stuff done. Alan has also been a lead developer at the Central Computer Services at the University of Amsterdam since 1998. He is also a member of the Technical Coordination Council, Sakai fellow and was once a Quality Assurance Director for Sakai.

In his spare time, he is a technical consultant, writes articles, book reviews and has authored three books, two of which were with the Sakai community, the third on Continuous Integration. Alan has a degree, two masters and a teaching qualification. In previous incarnations, he was a technical writer, an Internet/Linux course writer, and a science teacher. He likes to get his hands dirty with the building and gluing of systems. He remains agile by playing computer games with his sons who (sadly) consistently beat him physically, mentally and morally at least twice in any given day.

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Mike Osterman

position--Deputy Director of the Enterprise Technology group and IT Securit

Mike Osterman has represented Whitman College in the Sakai community since 2005. His current role is a split position--Deputy Director of the Enterprise Technology group and IT Security Officer. The Enterprise Technology group manages the ERP, creates and manages institutional web applications and is responsible for integration efforts. As IT Security Officer, he coordinates information security policy and procedures and works to raise awareness of IT security issues and best practices in the campus community.

Prior roles include web application developer, academic support specialist, system administrator and Spanish interpreter/translator. Mike has recently completed his MBA and does not yet know what to do with his newfound spare time.

6 attendees

  • Alan Berg
  • Andrew Petro
  • Eric Dalquist
  • Joshua Swink
  • Misagh Moayyed
  • Mike Osterman

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Time 4:45pm5:30pm PST

Date Wed 5th June 2013


Gaslamp, The Westin San Diego

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Books by speaker

  • Jenkins Continuous Integration Cookbook
  • Sakai CLE Courseware Management: The Official Guide

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