User Application

One of the primary deployment use cases for any IDM customer is to provide a single sign-on access to the User Application for their users from outside the enterprise, mostly for the employees working remotely. In this case, no customer would want to give direct access to IDM URL or keep the IDM in…

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This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Walking through an Integration Activity in User Application

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Walking through an Integration Activity in User ApplicationIn the previous article in this series I worked through the pre-activity of the Integration Activity action. Who would have thought so much work goes on, in such detail in the pre-activity, before we even start actually doing…

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By: geoffc
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This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Walking through an Integration Activity in User Application

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Walking through an Integration Activity in User ApplicationIn the first part of this article I discussed I would be reading through and explaining what I see in an example of the Integration Activity trace in User Application. The SOAP function I am trying to call…

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By: geoffc
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This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Walking through an Integration Activity in User Application

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Walking through an Integration Activity in User ApplicationIdentity Manager has several important components. The original synchronization engine that makes all the magic possible has been very stable for many years now and just keeps working and working well. The Roles Based Provisioning Module (RBPM) added…

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By: geoffc
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Some time ago, I wrote a cool solution named “Read Resource Entitlement Values from User Application workflow”, presenting a way to handle multiple entitlement values from the user application, since NetIQ stuff does not allow to read it directly. We worked a lot with resources having multiple entitlement values. For this reason we wanted to…

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By: nsanson
Sep 28, 2016
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We experienced two issues with User Application v4.5 running on Tomcat. The first issue has been mentioned quite a few times on the forums and ncisrael provided a fix for. This is the issue of Compatibility Mode in Internet Explorer where the Header Portlet does not show. The second issue was related to JQuery calls…

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Jan 21, 2016
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A lot of times NetIQ IDM developers need to define workflows where a user can assign permissions. With IDM, permissions are defined using entitlements and assigned via resources, when you follow RBAC. However in the real world sometimes you cannot map everything with a Role and some entitlements have to be assigned manually on a…

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By: nsanson
Jul 28, 2015
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Recently I had occasion to spend a lot of time digging into the SSO (Single Sign On) configuration for User Application. As it happened, I was starting with the IDM 4.5 version of the User Application, which uses the NetIQ OSP (One SSO Provider) framework. This opens an entire other can of worms, since OSP…

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By: geoffc
May 28, 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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Mar 16, 2015
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If you are using the IDM 4.0 SP2 Advanced Edition with additional toys like HPD, or if you are using IDM 4.5 AE with the same pieces, you may have the opportunity to use Mobile Approvals from an Android or other phone. This is basically a simplified mobile interface made to let those doing approvals…

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By: ab
Feb 19, 2015
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