Identity & Access Management

One of the nice things about the Cool Solutions site is that it allows various folk who have done neat things to share that information with everyone. Then they can add on a bit of functionality and so on, such that we end up with more than anyone on their own might develop. As an…

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By: geoffc
Jul 25, 2017
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In part 1 of this article, I explained how Access Manager can be configured as a trusted Identity Provider to enable single sign on to AWS Management Console with a single Role (constant value) using SAML federation. As you configure multiple roles in AWS…

Koushik Halder
Jul 21, 2017
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This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Workflow Primer

In part 1 of this series, I discussed the basic technologies which underlie the IDM Workflow engine. This article will focus on the forms engine. Generally, this is the more fun part for me to work on because I see my feedback immediately…

By: rrawson
Jul 17, 2017
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Good news! We’ve extended the deadline for the Why I Love This Product Essay Contest! You now have until 31 July 2017 to submit your essay. If you love using Micro Focus products, tell us about it. We want to hear how our products are helping to make your life—and the life of your users—easier than ever. Plus, by entering the contest, you’ll receive a free Micro Focus Community t-shirt.

netiqcoolguys
Jul 10, 2017
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This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Workflow Primer

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Workflow PrimerOne of the challenges in Identity Manager is that there are so many ways that things can be accomplished, it’s not always clear what the developers intend. In fact, my understanding of how best to use this technology evolved over many years and many…

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By: rrawson
Jul 10, 2017
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If you’ve been watching on our community sites, you’ve probably noticed some subtle, but important updates.   We’re still in the process of planning a consolidated community, but in the meantime, we’re working to make what we have as useful as possible.  We’ve made some changes that will help you find information about your Micro Focus…

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By: kgroneman
Jul 7, 2017
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Amazon Web Service supports SAML based SSO in order to login to AWS Management Console using standard web browser. From a user’s perspective, the sign in process happens transparently. The user starts in the organization’s internal portal and ends up at the AWS Management Console, without ever having to supply the AWS credentials….

Koushik Halder
Jul 7, 2017
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There’s still time to participate in the ‘Why I Love This Product Essay Contest.’ Enter for a chance to win a $350 Amazon gift card and get a free Micro Focus community t-shirt. The contest runs until 31 July 2017, and we would love for you to participate. Participating in the contest is easy. Simply…

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netiqcoolguys
Jun 30, 2017
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You may have seen issues where when working with the IDM User Application or IDMDash after a while, you seem to be logged in yet the application seems to not able to retrieve information from the directory. We first started seeing this behavior when OSP was added in to IDM at version 4.5…

By: rrawson
Jun 30, 2017
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I often find myself trying to compare the full DriverSet XML between environments to ensure I copied all changes from and to each environment. This was a pretty tedious task because drivers and rules are listed in the XML in the order they were initially imported (I believe), and not much of that matches between…

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Jun 26, 2017
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