Technical Solutions

Oftentimes organizations start their web presence by building it in-­-house. A common characteristic of such in–house developed solutions is that a database is used to hold user information such as user name, password, and additional information such as first and last name, email address, etc. As the web presence grows and requires more and more…

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By: wbusath
Mar 25, 2015
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Welcome to part 2 of the Remote Execution Adapter for Aegis. In this second part I provide the server side adapter, instructions on how to install and configure as well as descriptions of each activity. Part 1 is available here – Please ensure you download the client and server files from part1 and part2 at…

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Martin Cotter
Mar 24, 2015
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Steps to get OSP talking to Shibboleth IDP: In the world of federation there are many possible tools and protocols to use. There is an alphabet soup of acronyms like SAML, WS-Fed, WS-*, Shibboleth, Liberty, SOAP or REST, Oauth, etc. There are a host of products that can do this for you. NetIQ has one…

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By: geoffc
Mar 24, 2015
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This Cool solution explains how to create Ajax based form login for user authentication.

By: cstumula
Mar 19, 2015
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Recently I had the opportunity to collaborate with a customer and NetIQ development in enhancing a regular expression check that allows multiple expressions against multiple files. The check also allows the ability to confirm if a file is present or not, and allow the logic of deciding if the check will have a…

Mar 19, 2015
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Designing IT Process Automation workflows very often comprises of taking a manually documented process and converting it into an automated process, maintaining the logical steps and as many of the techniques used in the manual process as possible. Manual processes can include heterogeneous automated steps utilizing customized scripts which may have been in place for…

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Martin Cotter
Mar 18, 2015
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The other day I was helping a customer with errors in the NOC (NetIQ Operations Center) log file.   They had built several integrations into different databases using Data Integrator (AKA: DI, BDI).   The adapter originally built worked fine but over time some errors showed up complaining with messages like: Could not create alarm…

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Tobin Isenberg
Mar 16, 2015
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You can use the IDM “Resource Request Portlets” to add your custom workflow request definitions as new navigation items in the main UserApp menu. The result would allow quick access to any custom workflows directly from the left navigation menu.   The example shows a custom workflow “Clearing Process” link in the “Information Management” menu…

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wschreiber
Mar 16, 2015
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NetIQ Access Manager can use OID (Oracle Internet Directory) as an identity source by using this custom LDAP server plug-in. The LDAP server plug-ins for NAM are incredibly simple because a mapping of attributes is all that is necessary since NAM already uses the LDAP protocol.

By: wbusath
Mar 16, 2015
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Entitlements in NetIQ Identity Manager and I have a sort of love hate relationship. For the longest time, I preferred to use a custom attribute and have my driver implement it as appropriate. Then I finally ‘got it’ with Entitlements and it started to make some kind of sense. As a consequence, I wrote up…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Mar 13, 2015
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