Identity Manager

We inherited an environment with a lot of policy rules marked as disabled in the Policy Builder within IDM Designer. Within these rules there are also nested disabled conditions and actions, which in order to be seen need to be expanded in the GUI. We wanted to find a way to remove these rules…

By: Nino92
Mar 22, 2019
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When NetIQ released IDM 4 with IDM Designer v4.0, they introduced the concept of a driver “package”. This was followed by the idea of layering packages, so that new features could be added, old features removed, and generally we would no longer have single huge monolithic drivers to deal with. By now, this is not…

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By: dgersic
Mar 12, 2019
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The Identity Reporting module is a web application for scheduling and running reports. It’s included with several NetIQ products, among them are Identity Manager Standard Edition, Identity Manager Advanced Edition, and Identity Governance. NetIQ offers a repository that contains a large number of report definitions for each product and the Reporting Administrator can easily install…

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Nov 9, 2018
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Identity Governance is a new product from Micro Focus that allows you to validate that your users, accounts, and permissions they obtain are in compliance and approved. You can think of it as a way of proving that your Identity Management service is working properly. Like any complex application, you need to be able to…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Oct 9, 2018
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This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Error Codes for Identity Governance

I was working with a customer and we had all sorts of issues so I collected all sorts of errors, so lets go look at some more. For some reason, which I still do not know the root cause of, our centrally managed database just plain went away. Not sure why it was down, but it was, and in the end they had to restore from backup, which seemed a bit extreme. I thought figuring out what happened would be interesting…

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By: geoffc
Sep 28, 2018
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This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Error Codes for Identity Governance

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Error Codes for Identity GovernanceI think that collecting errors and discussing them can be pretty helpful in terms of any product. I have this dream of finding a product that has all possible errors documented with examples. One day, one day my dream shall be…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Sep 21, 2018
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The Identity Governance product from Micro Focus is a great tool for ensuring that the accounts and permissions your employees have access to are properly governed. You probably have an Identity Management system that is in charge of provisioning and deprovisioning access for users based on Human Resource’s changes to their employment status. Yet, you…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Sep 12, 2018
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This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Getting Started with Identity Governance

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Getting Started with Identity GovernanceI have been discussing the Identity Governance product in terms of interesting things I have noticed using it. I discussed the product, how to enable logging, and the identified the main configuration tools in the first article. In the second article…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Sep 4, 2018
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This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Getting Started with Identity Governance

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Getting Started with Identity GovernanceI have been discussing the Identity Governance product in terms of interesting things I have noticed using it. In trying to resolve these issues, I have not usually found the answer in the documentation, since it is impossible to document everything….

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Aug 24, 2018
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This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Getting Started with Identity Governance

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Getting Started with Identity GovernanceNetIQ has a new product called Identity Governance that has a lot of new features and functionality. There is much to learn about this tool. In the first article in this series I started talking about the product, how to enable…

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By: geoffc
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