Program for the 2017 PDI

Tuesday, January 10th

8:30 AM

Session Title:
Introduction to Grouper
Presenters:
Jeffrey Ruch
Category:
General Campus IT and Technology Tools
Date:
Tuesday, January 10th 2017
Start Time:
8:30 AM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
312 LSC
Description:
Grouper is an enterprise access management system available at CSU. It allows for distributed access management of applications and other resources. You can set up groups, roles, and permissions for many purposes, such as populating and administering standing committees, ad hoc research teams, departments, or classes. Key collaborative applications -- mailing lists, wikis, calendars, etc. -- can use this group, role, and permission information to make authorization decisions. This session is an introduction to Grouper.
Goals and Target Audience:
This session is an overview of Grouper's capability for anyone needing to manage group access to resources. You will learn about Access Management, the capabilities of Grouper and using the Grouper UI.
Session Resources:

1:00 PM

Session Title:
SharePoint Online - Introductory Training Session
Presenters:
Kris Swanson,Robert Kidd
Category:
General Campus IT and Technology Tools
Date:
Tuesday, January 10th 2017
Start Time:
1:00 PM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
376-78 LSC
Description:
Geared for everyday users of SharePoint Online and consumers of SharePoint Online. This session will serve as a general introduction to becoming productive with SharePoint Online. This training is appropriate for the vast majority of people interested in using SharePoint Online. • Introduction and Navigation • Working with Lists: Sorting and Filtering, Quick Edit views, What is an App or List or Library • Document libraries overview: Creating personal views, Versioning Overview, Check-in Check-out Overview • Alerts
Goals and Target Audience:
Introduce the audience to SharePoint Online and its capabilities. SharePoint Online, part of CSU's Office 365 offering, is a web-based platform that can be used for group collaboration, project management activities and workflows. The intended audience for this session is anyone who is interested in SharePoint Online - no previous experience with the platform is required.

2:15 PM

Session Title:
SharePoint Online - Power User Training Session
Presenters:
Kris Swanson,Robert Kidd
Category:
General Campus IT and Technology Tools
Date:
Tuesday, January 10th 2017
Start Time:
2:15 PM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
376-78 LSC
Description:
Geared for those already familiar with SharePoint Online who are looking for a better understanding of the technical capabilities within SharePoint Online. This session will cover: • Site templates • Creating/editing list columns • Enforcing versioning and checking in and out • Metadata or folders • Custom lists
Goals and Target Audience:
SharePoint Online, part of CSU's Office 365 offering, is a web-based platform that can be used for group collaboration, project management activities and workflows. The intended audience for this session is those who are currently utilizing SharePoint Online, or have prior experience with SharePoint (on-premises or Online) and have interest in diving deeper into the capabilities of SharePoint Online.

3:30 PM

Session Title:
Vulnerability Assessments For The Rest of Us
Presenters:
Brian Dunnohew
Category:
General Campus IT and Technology Tools
Date:
Tuesday, January 10th 2017
Start Time:
3:30 PM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
324 LSC
Description:
Explain the purpose and methodologies for the vulnerability assessments on campus. Discussions on how to read the vulnerability assessments, mitigation techniques, false positives, tools, and validating findings, as well as what you can do to help, and the road map of vulnerability scanning.
Goals and Target Audience:
To help educate and clarify the any questions around the vulnerability scans that are conducted on the campus network. This will be beneficial to IT Professionals.

Wednesday, January 11th

9:45 AM

Session Title:
Converting windows web applications from eID Webauth to Shibboleth
Presenters:
Adam Warren
Category:
General Campus IT and Technology Tools
Date:
Wednesday, January 11th 2017
Start Time:
9:45 AM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
308-10 LSC
Description:
This session will demonstrate migrating a simple .NET web application from eID Webauth to Shibboleth, in advance of next summer's scheduled transition to Shibboleth as the campus's supported central authentication system. This will include a brief review of Shibboleth, a comparison between the identifiers that webauth returns to its registered eServices and the attributes that the campus Shibboleth Identity Provider returns, ways to protect web applications with Shibboleth, and how to manage single sign on session. This demo will be of a C#.NET web application, and will make use of a Shibboleth Service Provider already installed on IIS (specifically, on WSNET2); SP installation and configuration will not be covered.
Goals and Target Audience:
Targeted Audience: Campus web developers and programmers who work in an IIS environment. Goals: Attendees will understand how to perform Shibboleth Authentication, how to access and make use of the attributes released to their app from the Identity Provider, and how to protect resources in their web applications with Shibboleth.
Session Resources:

11:00 AM

Session Title:
Getting Started with Microsoft Azure at CSU
Presenters:
Mike Willard,Bill Becker
Category:
General Campus IT and Technology Tools
Date:
Wednesday, January 11th 2017
Start Time:
11:00 AM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
304 LSC
Description:
A description of the CSU Microsoft Azure agreement and how to get started using it.
Goals and Target Audience:
This information is targeted at campus IT staff interested in exploring Microsoft Azure cloud services.
Session Resources:

1:00 PM

Session Title:
Integrating Grouper into Your Application
Presenters:
Jeffrey Ruch
Category:
General Campus IT and Technology Tools
Date:
Wednesday, January 11th 2017
Start Time:
1:00 PM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
324 LSC
Description:
Grouper is an enterprise access management system available at CSU. It allows for distributed access management of applications and other resources. This session is designed for developers who are interested in leveraging Grouper in their applications.
Goals and Target Audience:
This is a technical course designed for developers. It includes an overview of Grouper, along with integration techniques for .NET, java, and php applications.

1:00 PM

Session Title:
BlueJeans Video Conferencing
Presenters:
Chris Chagnon
Category:
General Campus IT and Technology Tools
Date:
2017
Start Time:
1:00 PM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
Morgan Library Event Hall
Description:
Q&A, demonstration, possible use scenarios and training on BlueJeans cloud based video conferencing
Goals and Target Audience:
Staff/Faculty/Admin Pro