Identity Manager

With the introduction of Identity Manager 4, NetIQ added a new feature I really like called Packages. Previously, driver configurations were made available as large XML files that defined everything about the driver. This worked fine for a while, but it meant that pushing out minor fixes was hard. Upgrading driver configuration versions was very…

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By: geoffc
May 20, 2016
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I have written many articles about the various error codes I have come across in drivers. I highly recommend everyone try this. When you are working with a driver all sorts of issues pop up. Keep a text editor open, copy and paste the error into the file, and then try to leave a note…

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By: geoffc
Apr 22, 2016
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This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Walking through the Multi-Domain Active Directory Driver

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Walking through the Multi-Domain Active Directory DriverThe new Multi Domain Active Directory driver is a clever new approach to drivers in general yet reusing the hard work and maturity developed in the classic Active Directory driver. In part 1 of this series I discussed the…

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By: geoffc
Mar 25, 2016
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Identity Manager has a really neat XML based language called DirXML Script. When you look at a policy in iManager or Designer, you see a GUI rendering of the underlying XML. This is a very powerful approach, since changing some things in the GUI can be tedious or tricky. Whereas some things are really easy…

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By: geoffc
Mar 11, 2016
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With the release of GroupWise 2014 R2, there is a new feature added in the REST api to manage profile pictures in GroupWise. Aside from the fact that these pictures have to be cropped to certain size and resolution, there are several ways to update GroupWise profile pictures for the users.

By: vivekbm
Mar 4, 2016
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Fernando Freitas wrote an awesome script that makes the User Application web service endpoint for Roles available as shell commands in bash. This is much more useful than you would think at first. After all, we can do them in a GUI, in SOAP UI, or other SOAP tools, what does bash give us? Well…

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By: geoffc
Mar 1, 2016
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This article is an extension of Part 1 where the gwutils java class has been added with more generic Http methods. However the focus still has been to stick with the GroupWise requirements as explained in the previous part. So testing has been done only with the GroupWise REST apis. This article is…

By: vivekbm
Feb 22, 2016
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In any traditional implementation, the user and group objects are synchronized between IDVault and the connected application. However since the number of groups were high in number, it was a requirement from one of our customers to be able to manage GroupWise distribution list membership without enabling the group object sync in the IDM connector…

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By: vivekbm
Feb 22, 2016
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Fernando Freitas wrote an awesome script that makes the User Application web service endpoint for Roles available as shell commands in bash. This is much more useful than you would think at first. After all, we can do them in a GUI, in SOAP UI, or other SOAP tools, what does bash give us? Well…

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By: geoffc
Feb 22, 2016
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