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I’ve been asked a few times about the purpose of various policysets; for what purpose do we have this one vs. that one? Why Event vs. Command, or Creation vs. Placement? There are reasons for all of them, and if followed properly life can be much simpler than if lumping everything under one policyset and…

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By: ab
Jul 2, 2015
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With the release of Identity Manager 4.5 SP1 a bunch of things got updated. I wanted to discuss some of the fixes and new features in the Designer 4.5 patch 1 update in this article. I have discussed some of the bug fixes and features new in IDM 4.5 itself in these articles if you…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Jul 1, 2015
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One of the features IDM 4.5 documentation is missing are the instructions on how to add new locales to Home and Provisioning Dashboard (HPD) including the One SSO Provider (OSP) login page and the “old” UserApplication (UA) interface.

tami
By: tami
Jun 29, 2015
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I am happy to inform you that NetIQ Operations Center 5.6 has just been released.  With this release, there are several new features available for our customers to leverage.   I will provide an overview of the features in the release.  I encourage you to download the installer and kick the tires in your development/test…

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Tobin Isenberg
Jun 18, 2015
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Since eDirectory 8.8 was released Novell/NetIQ has provided the option to have multiple eDirectory instances on a single system, and to have these running either as ‘root’ or as a non-root user. There are benefits to both, but generally speaking it is a proven and best practice to run services as non-root users.

By: ab
Jun 17, 2015
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This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series What's new in IDM 4.5

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series What’s new in IDM 4.5I think digging in and seeing what is new in releases of Identity Manager is a useful thing. The high level What’s New that the vendor provides is helpful, but rarely covers the level of detail I am interested in. With…

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geoffc
By: geoffc
Jun 12, 2015
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This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series What's new in IDM 4.5

I think digging in and seeing what is new in releases of Identity Manager is a useful thing. The high level What’s New that the vendor provides is helpful, but rarely covers the level of detail I am interested in. One of the new features in the 4.5 release is the use of non-reference association values.

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By: geoffc
Jun 5, 2015
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