A fantastic partner for analysis, planning, and execution

SCG Collaboration Group has helped many universities, research institutions, and scholarly infrastructure providers to achieve their ambitious results! We help you make big plans happen.

Who we are?

SCG is comprised of industry leaders in Identity and Access Management (IAM), contributors to open standards and their communities, and lead developers of acclaimed open-source software. Founded in 2012, we collectively have decades of experience in campus and research IT.

What we do.

SCG provides consulting services for higher education, research, virtual organizations, and enterprises. We focus on open source tools and community standards and can assist with architecture and design, implementation and development, training, and project management.

Fun facts about us


We’ve traveled over 80x around the world to collaborate with the community


Participation in over 50
working groups to further the field


Lines of code written for our clients


Work hard, play liberally. We enjoy time with our clients.

Your trusted partner for all things IAM.

For nearly 20 years, we have been contributing to and leading IAM working groups and committees. We provide component training, talks, and articles. And, we understand that trust is the most important part of the work that we do together.

Deep understanding of your challenges.

We know Higher Education and Research. Members of SCG have hands-on experience, with IAM, virtual organizations, population lifecycle management, scholarly communication, technology transfer, and research infrastructure

A team of experienced and skilled people.

Not just to toot our own horn, but we really know our stuff. Each member of the SCG Collaboration Group is a seasoned professional with breadth of experiences and expertise.