Insights and Outlooks from the Digital Identity Market Leader

Feb 25, 2015 9:58:00 AM
The goal of this article is to provide a checklist for validating Microsoft's Forefront Identity Manager's (FIM) configuration for optimal performance. As there are many different technologies involved in a FIM deployment, I thoug [...]
Jun 25, 2014 11:56:00 AM
A client recently requested the ability to use data in an externally-generated file to perform batch attribute updates for Users in the FIM Service. What made this more complicated than expected was that some of the user attribute [...]
Jun 19, 2013 5:52:51 AM
I recently worked on a project where the client had some users who may not be logging into their accounts for 6 months or more, but their corporate policy was to disable accounts that had been dormant for more than 3 months.
Feb 8, 2013 3:49:00 AM
Ever wonder why documents always say use module protect when using FIM CM and Thales HSM together? Why use the HSM in a less secure mode when it is designed to be a K of N device?
May 14, 2012 4:43:32 AM
A recent requirement for a project was to have users and groups provisioned from Domain B to Domain A. Simple enough, but a catch was that, as applications were migrated to Domain A, their groups would be “owned” by Domain A, whic [...]
Jan 24, 2012 4:00:49 AM
I was recently helping someone new to FIM come to grips with the multivalued attribute (MVA) table. The MVA table can be used to populate a multi-valued attribute—in a common scenario, this would be the member attributes of a grou [...]
Jun 6, 2011 11:30:05 AM
As with many quests, the one I embarked on to figure out how to create criteria based sets and groups where membership was based on an attribute in the FIM portal being “empty” turned out to be more complex than first thought. We [...]