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Using the Generic File Driver in Identity Manager (IDM) with XML Input files



By: ab

April 7, 2014 11:36 am

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I recently attended an online IDM User Group meeting about the products created by another member of the IDM community; his name is Stefaan Van Cauwenberge and one of his creations is known as the Generic File Driver. This new shim provides the same kind of functionality as the Delimited Text shim from NetIQ, but …

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Fixing Designer’s default Remote Loader Prompt Stylesheet

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By: lhaeger

April 1, 2014 3:09 pm

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A while ago I reported a bug in the Remote Loader Prompt Stylesheet, where additional remote loader parameter (other than hostname, port and kmo) will not be picked up properly during a package update if the kmo parameter is not used. This is a common scenario (actually considered “best practice” in my book) when using …

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IDM Array Index out of Bounds error

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By: geoffc

March 18, 2014 3:51 pm

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A new feature in IDM 4.0.3 patch 3, and Designer 4.02 AU4 led to an amusing and hard to reproduce error, but figuring it all out, gives a better understanding of how some obscure things actually work.

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Designer association modifier plugin



By: scauwe

March 11, 2014 12:24 pm

Reads: 156

You all know the DAModifier tool? Nice tool, but it depends on the Client and Windows. Attached is a designer plug-in that allows you to do similar actions: import, modify or export IDM driver associations.

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NetIQ Identity Manager: Using the External Scripts in Workflow forms



By: kchendil

March 6, 2014 1:05 pm

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NetIQ Identity Manager workflow engine has the capability to call methods in external JavaScript files. The custom JavaScript can be embedded as part of the Process Request Definition (PRD).

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Strange IDM Driver deployment error

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By: geoffc

March 3, 2014 9:30 am

Reads: 205

Take a look at this pretty amusing error that occurred when I went to start a freshly deployed driver. Multiple Subscriber objects found. What does that mean?

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Some interesting messages when importing a workflow

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By: geoffc

February 14, 2014 11:48 am

Reads: 188

NetIQ Identity Manager has followed an interesting evolutionary path over time. It started as a simple object and attribute synchronization engine with DirXML 1.0 and more features have been added over time. One of the more interesting enhancements has been the addition of the Roles Based Provisioning Module (RBPM) which is really several things all …

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PowerRole v2.0 released

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By: afuhrmann

January 21, 2014 7:09 am

Reads: 115

The new PowerRole v2.0 offers even more features to reduce the migration costs of your RBAC project.

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AES encrypt and decrypt in NetIQ Identity Manager policies



By: kuronen

December 11, 2013 11:16 am

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How to implement AES encrypt and decrypt to NetIQ Identity Manager policies using standard ecmascript tools AES stands for Advanced Encryption Standard and is used as an encryption method in high security environments such as governmental data archives. It is a symmetric cryptographic algorithm meaning it can do crypting and decrypting making is quite useful …

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Looking at the new Integration Activity approach – Part 2

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By: geoffc

December 10, 2013 3:42 pm

Reads: 308

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Looking at the new Integration Activity approach

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Looking at the new Integration Activity approachIn the first article in this series I explained how the way that the WSDL for a SOAP Web Service is parsed, changed in an online update for Designer 4.01 I started by focusing on the Pre Activity mapping …

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