Implementation Roadmap

Extending the Reach

Future Events

Internet 2



About Us

NMI-EDIT has concluded, as it was tied to a specific NSF program that is no longer active. For updates and current information about identity and access management tools and practices developed by the Internet2 Middleware Initiative (I2MI), InCommon, and the EDUCAUSE Identity and Access Management Working Group.
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The primary goal of the NMI - Enterprise and Desktop Integration Technologies (EDIT) Consortium, part of the NSF Middleware Initiative (NMI), is to improve the productivity of academic scientists and higher education. In particular, NMI-EDIT has the following objectives:

This five-year initiative leverages the work of IT architects and users from universities to accomplish these objectives. The Consortium collaborates closely with a wide field of federal agencies, standards organizations, desktop operating-systems vendors, applications developers, organizations with data repositories, and human-factors experts.

Members in the NMI-EDIT Consortium

NMI-EDIT consists of Internet2, EDUCAUSE, and the Southeastern Universities Research Association (SURA) and builds on the multiple successes of these organizations in collaborative project management.