IT Updates

IGA Modernization - Update January 2024


The IGA Modernization project team has accomplished Phase 1, centered on Group and Role Management, and implemented midPoint and Grouper, key components of the InCommon Trusted Access Platform. With this milestone, the IAM team introduced Enterprise Group Services (EGS). EGS enables university departments to automate the management of application and system authorization groups through Attribute-Based Access Control (ABAC) rules. Group membership within EGS is dynamically managed, with members added and removed automatically.

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Wireless Access Point Upgrade (2800 Model) - Update January 2024


Funds are available and orders are proceeding as scheduled. 

For more information about the Wireless Access Point Upgrade (2800 Model), please visit

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Endpoint Management (EPM) Centralization and Standardization Program - Update December 2023


In an effort to improve the consistency, efficiency, and security of endpoint management on the UT campus, the IT Leadership Council Endpoint Management (EPM) Standing Committee, in partnership with the Information Security Office, is leading a campus-wide initiative to develop and implement endpoint management practices and centrally managed endpoint management tools for university desktops, laptops, and tablets. 

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