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Steve Olshansky

Steve Olshansky

Internet Technology Program Manager

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Steve Olshansky is the Internet Technology Program Manager at the Internet Society, based in Colorado, United States. 

Prior to joining the Internet Society in 2014, Steve was Director, Federated Technologies for Internet2. He was with Internet2 for 12 years, managing a variety of projects related to increasing trust and security and reducing friction for online business, education, and collaboration. In this context he was especially focused on digital identity and federated identity and access management, including software development, best practices, and policy guidance. Prior to his tenure with Internet2, he was a consultant in eBusiness and online training and education, a content and business developer for IP services at a large telco, and a founding board member of a leading community network in the mid-90s. 

Steve holds a M.S. in Telecommunications from the University of Colorado at Boulder, and a B.A. in Political Science from Colorado College. He is a member of ACM, and a senior member of IEEE.

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IETF 11 July 2018

Rough Guide to IETF 102: Internet of Things

The buzz around the Internet of Things (IoT) is only increasing, to the surprise of, well, no one. We...

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Internet of Things (IoT) 19 April 2018

Wouldn’t it be nice…if you could trust your device?

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could trust that your device is secure, so that it isn’t leaking your...

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Blockchain 13 March 2018

Blockchain and Digital Identity – A Good Fit?

Every time you see “Login with Facebook” or “Login with Twitter” etc. on a website or use login credentials...

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Internet of Things (IoT) 13 March 2018

Rough Guide to IETF 101: Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is an increasingly hot buzzword around the Internet industry and the broader technology and...

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IETF 9 November 2017

Rough Guide to IETF 100: Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a major buzzword around the Internet industry and the broader technology and innovation...

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Encryption 3 November 2017

Some Yubikeys Affected by Infineon Security Weakness

As Robin Wilton discussed a few days ago in Roca: Encryption Vulnerability and What to do About It, yet...

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