User-Managed Access

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User-Managed Access for Higher Education: UMA Enables Secure, Private College Transcript Sharing

Kantara Initiative announces revision 5 of the User-Managed Access (UMA) protocol and a free public webinar on October 17 about UMA’s benefits for higher education data sharing. PISCATAWAY, NJ, USA – October 11, 2012 – Valuable personal data about us resides in dozens of different web locations, and we frequently […]

UMA Twitter Chat, Feb. 8, 2012, at 9-10am PT

Kantara Initiative’s User-Managed Access (UMA) WG will hold their first-ever UMA Twitter chat on Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012, at 9-10am Pacific time (time chart). If there’s interest, the group will turn this into a regular event. The chat hashtag is #UMAchat. If you write in, be sure to use it! An easy […]

Kantara Initiative News Round-Up: January 2012

Registration open for Kantara Initiative Meeting April 13-14, 2012 at Fraunhofer SIT offices, Garching, near Munich, Germany Spotlight on Lucy Lynch Congratulations on re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s Leadership Council Announcing re-election and new leadership for Kantara Initiative’s eGovernment Work Group Announcing re-election for Kantara Initiative’s Federation Interoperability […]

UMA webinar recording now available

User-Managed Access (UMA) lets web application creators easily craft systems that give control of data back to the people. Any web-based data ecosystem can leverage UMA, including eHealth and eGov portals, social networking sites, photo sharing portals, and personal data stores. It offers individuals centralized security, privacy, and control for […]

New change of Management for Kantara Initiative's Leadership Council

Kantara Initiative and the community would like to thank Trent Adams as Chair and Colin Wallis as Vice-Chair for their hard work and leadership over the past year in spearheading the work of the Leadership Council (LC). Both will be missed, although we’re glad to continue working closely with them […]

UMA Webinar – Making the world safe for User-Managed Access, Jan 29, 8-9:30am PST

We invite you to join us for a UMA Webinar – Making the world safe for User-Managed Access on Jan. 29, 8-9:30am PST. To benefit from the increasing number of services accessible over the Web, we’re forced to “hand over the data” — data that’s sensitive, valuable, and personal — and […]