A Zero Trust approach to cybersecurity can help you protect digital assets in a dispersed and changing environment of devices and connections.
Tom Barton is retired from the University of Chicago, where he was Chief Information Security Officer and Senior Director for Architecture, Integration, and Security. He continues as a contractor for Internet2 working in the intersection of federation, research enablement, and security. He had a prior role at the University of Memphis as Director of IT Infrastructure, and was originally a member of the mathematics faculty there before turning to administration. He's a member of Internet2/InCommon CTAB governance group, chairs the REFEDS Sirtfi Working Group, and created and formerly led the Internet2 Grouper project.
Federation is a service provided by a third party that enables participating organizations to leverage home organizations' digital identities to access partner resources by implementing a common standard for technical interoperation