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The idea of driverless cars has fascinated pop culture for many years. From Herbie the Love Bug to KITT from Knight Rider, visions of cars that drive themselves continue to capture our imaginations. Unfortunately, as is the case of driverless cars, we can get ahead of ourselves when trying to develop and use certain technology….

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Travis Greene
May 26, 2015
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I recently was helping a customer with their implementation of NetIQ Operations Center (NOC).   They were leveraging the feature to have custom properties on elements and were using a script to automatically generate a property based on the output of the script.  I have blogged about this feature before HERE, but the basics is, suppose…

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Tobin Isenberg
May 22, 2015
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This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series What's new in IDM 4.5

I think digging in and seeing what is new in releases of Identity Manager is a useful thing. The high level What’s New that the vendor provides is helpful, but rarely covers the level of detail I am interested in.

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By: geoffc
May 22, 2015
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The 2014 Global Economic Crime Survey conducted by PwC shares a startling statistic about cyberattacks: “seven percent of U.S. organizations lost $1 million or more due to cybercrime incidents in 2013, compared with three percent of global organizations; furthermore, 19 percent of U.S. entities reported financial losses of $50,000 to $1 million, compared with eight…

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Travis Greene
May 21, 2015
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I’ve recently started a new job here at Micro Focus | NetIQ : Account Manager.  According to my friends in sales roles,  this means that I need to get used to the word “No”.  I get that.  Not everyone that you speak with is going to be looking for the solution to the problem that…

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Joe Rogers
May 19, 2015
12:48 pm
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Shell script with a set of bash functions that build the SOAP requests to perform common tasks using RBPM 4.5 role SOAP endpoints. To use download the script, source it in a command terminal or other script and call the functions with the parameters. All functions provide a basic usage message if called without parameters.

By: ffreitas
May 13, 2015
5:25 pm
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NetIQ Access Manager can support custom Geo location providers to in order to determine the risk score. Risk Based Authentication with NAM 4.1 will consume this custom provider implementation to read geolocation of user from where user is accessing the system.

By: cstumula
May 12, 2015
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This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series What's new in IDM 4.5

I like writing about the new features in IDM releases. I happen to be a very curious person, so I generally look for that reason. Usually I find something I did not know about, so I find I learn useful things for myself. Plus everyone gets to see what I found, so it seems like…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
May 12, 2015
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Salesforce allows you to use any third party web application that implements the server side of the OpenID Connect protocol. This allows you to use authentication providers like NetIQ Access Manager.

By: cstumula
May 11, 2015
4:00 pm
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You are writing a mobile or web application to access Amazon Web Services like Cognito Synchronized Storage, S3, Amazon DynoDB etc. Also, you need to handle Identities of your application and store the application state or access services unique per Identity in the Amazon Web Service. In this case, you want to delegate handling of Identities or don’t want to provide custom login code and delegate authentication mechanism to NetIQ Access Manager…

May 7, 2015
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