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NetIQ Access Manager 4.4 SP1 and later versions of Access Manager are supported to be deployed in leading public clouds such as AWS and Azure. The NAM_Deploy_AC_IDP_MAG_v1.yml CloudFormation Template (CFT) attached in this tool can be used to deploy the Access Manager components in AWS in the selected VPC This CFT will do the following:…

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G Nataraj
By: G Nataraj
Aug 24, 2018
10:08 am
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How to enable SAML2 federation on existing java web application? There are many scenarios where in-house applications are developed and have their own authentication mechanism. To enable Single Sign On using SAML2 federation on this kind of application, it needs additional code and configuration. This can be achieved in many ways writing java code, some…

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By: cstumula
Jul 26, 2018
9:34 am
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Approving a Workflow Programmatically. The IDM engine includes tokens for a great many functions, including a number of common workflow operations. These tokens are the bridge from the metadirectory side of IDM to the workflow side. While many important API calls are represented, there are dozens and dozens that are not. Recently, I had occasion to wish to have a workflow react to actions taken by the IDM engine…

By: rrawson
Jul 24, 2018
9:02 am
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NetIQ Access Manager 4.4 provides a rich set of REST Endpoints for NAM such as components Administration and OAuth/OpenID Management. EasyNAMClient uses those Rest Endpoints to provide a learning tool to new NAM users. This tool can be used by NAM/OAuth beginners as a starting point to explore NAM REST Endpoints and to write…

Jul 18, 2018
2:11 pm
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Modern application development interacts with multiple services. These services can be internal or external. Most of the services are developed with Oauth2 support. When the user or mobile access a service, that particular service might be interacting with other services either internal or cloud service. To access other services, it needs the access token….

By: cstumula
Jul 13, 2018
12:29 pm
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In the Access Manager documentation the Port Redirection script works only for SUSE. I have modified the script and added a few more steps to run it on Redhat 7.x, which is using systemd. Follow the steps below…

By: vjohari
Jun 29, 2018
5:18 pm
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Sometimes it may be nice to have a reliable way to get a quick summary of partitions and replicas from an eDirectory tree. This may be for troubleshooting, or as a record of the current status on a day-to-day basis. As a consultant a common request to a client is, “What partitions do you have defined,…

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By: ab
May 24, 2018
11:48 am
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With NetIQ Access Manager 4.4 SP1 release, Access Manager started supporting leading public clouds – AWS and Azure. To reduce the infrastructure cost, NAM admins can scale-out and scale-in the Identity Servers based on certain parameters like CPU utilization, Network In & Out, etc. The scaling operations can be scheduled as well based on timing…

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May 24, 2018
11:39 am
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With the release of Identity Manager 4.7 the installation and configuration methods of the product was changed from GUI based in the previous versions to be script based. In cases where troubleshooting needs to be done on the installation problems, generating debug information will be helpful to narrow down the failures and their causes. This…

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By: vivekbm
May 8, 2018
3:25 pm
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Identity Manager since 4.5 provides REST APIs within the IDM Applications which has been used to develop the erstwhile dash/landing User Interface and the latest Identity Manager Dashboard since 4.6. The latest UI has been developed on top of these REST End Points. These REST End Points can be leveraged to get information about identities,…

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By: avikram
Apr 18, 2018
9:40 am
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Active Directory Authentication Automation Cloud Computing Cloud Security Configuration Customizing Data Breach DirXML Drivers End User Management Identity Manager Importing-Exporting / ICE/ LDIF Intelligent Workload Management IT Security Knowledge Depot LDAP Monitoring Open Enterprise Server Passwords Reporting Secure Access Supported Troubleshooting Workflow