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Mark A. Beadles

Mark A. Beadles

Chief Information Security Officer, OARnet
Mark Beadles is Information Security Officer for the Ohio Technology Consortium, including OARnet, the Ohio Supercomputer Center, and the OhioLINK Library Network. His charter is to enable secure and trusted access, sharing, and collaboration throughout the educational and research communities in Ohio. Mark's interests and expertise include identity and access management, cybersecurity, and cloud computing. In addition to technology leadership roles in industry, Mark has been active in the Trusted Computing Group, the Distributed Management Task Force, the World Wide Web Consortium, and was chairman of the Network Access Requirements working group in the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). He holds several patents in the field of network management, and is a veteran of the US Army Signal Corps.

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Super computing is used by scientists and engineers working on complex research problems. Such investigations may involve data-intensive applications that consume enormous amounts of bandwidth and computing power. Instruction on campus is increasingly tied to learning management systems, which require seamless integration with information resources found in libraries. At the same time, libraries are expressing numerous concerns associated with digital asset and access management. Where is the institutional IT department and just how far can its resources be stretched? This virtual event will look at systems demands found on campus and offer examples of how innovative research institutions (and most particularly, their libraries) are meeting the challenges of talent-sourcing, integration, and support. The first block of speakers address the topic at a high level, the second block of speakers address specific types of computing and IT services that the library is asked to support in some fashion and the third discusses policy concerns such as privacy and ethical use of collected data.

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