Identity & Access Management

Micro Focus Identity Manager is a pretty complex product. The engine happens to be my favorite part. It is designed to synchronize data between disparate systems, and as the years have progressed has gotten pretty complex and interesting. At the core is the Identity Manager engine (vrdim.dlm and dxevent.dlm on Windows, dxevent and vrdim in…

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By: geoffc
May 17, 2018
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For many years I have struggled with the date fields and managing them within workflows. Today I finally decided to do something about it. Here collected are the most important details to remember when handling date attributes within your provisioning request definitions (PRDs). Form Script There are several possible formats we might need to deal…

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By: rrawson
May 10, 2018
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With the NetIQ Access Manager 4.4 SP1 release, NAM is officially supported to be deployed in leading public clouds – AWS and Azure. Customers can utilize the wide range of  infrastructure options available in the cloud to deploy NAM for high availability and fault tolerance. In this cool solution, I will explain the deployment of…

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By: G Nataraj
May 9, 2018
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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
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IDM 4.6.2 uses a later version of Rhino that changes the way it supports “string” coercion. Here’s a solution from TNosredna to help you avoid problems after upgrading…

By: TNosredna
May 2, 2018
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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
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This guide will help you get started with the new Controlled Permission Reconciliation Service (CPRS). Firstly, we will review the old PCRS feature and then I’ll give an overview of the new CPRS feature which is shipped along with IDM 4.7 release. As CPRS is a new feature with a completely new UI it might…

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vkarthik
By: vkarthik
Apr 18, 2018
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The Group Policy Administrator 6.9.1 is generally available. This release supports the service account to access the GPR Security Management node and resolves several other issues.

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Identity Manager has very good facilities for dealing with XML files right out of the box. JSON parsing, however, usually means using an XPATH token to call your own custom ECMA code to parse the JSON object and return values and/or XML that can be manipulated by the IDM driver’s policies. To make it easier to retrieve data from…

By: ffreitas
Apr 3, 2018
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