Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 hotfix rollup 4.1.3451.0 Available

This week, Microsoft has released hotfix rollup 4.1.3451.0 for FIM 2010 R2, which you can download from KB2849119. This update fixes a few minor issues, detailed in the KB article, which I have kindly provided the summaries for below: FIM Synchronization Service Issue 1 Password management operations fail because the path for the cached version … Read more Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 hotfix rollup 4.1.3451.0 Available

FIM Reporting Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) process

With the release of FIM 2010 R2, Microsoft introduced reporting capability into Forefront Identity Manager 2010 via the System Center Service Manager (SCSM) Data Warehousing capabilities. Paul Williams over at Microsoft has just released a great article on the FIM Reporting Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) process within FIM 2010 R2, and it’s well worth … Read more FIM Reporting Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) process

Microsoft Releases FIM 2010 R2 BHOLD Documentation

With the release of FIM 2010 R2, Microsoft integrated the BHOLD product it had acquired into the FIM 2010 product suite. However, until now there hasn’t been a great deal of documentation available for anyone looking to implement BHOLD. Just recently, it was noted by on Twitter that Microsoft had recently updated its BHOLD documentation: … Read more Microsoft Releases FIM 2010 R2 BHOLD Documentation

Now Offering ECMA 2.0 Development Services

With the number of FIM 2010 implementations growing at a staggering rate, the variety of systems that FIM is being used to integrate with is similarly growing. To meet the rising need for customised FIM Management Agents, and recognising that not every organisation has the in-house capability to develop its own, I am now offering Custom … Read more Now Offering ECMA 2.0 Development Services

What’s New in FIM 2010 R2 Sp1 and Release Notes

Looks like Microsoft have uploaded the Release Notes for FIM 2010 R2 SP1 and also a “What’s New” page describing all the new features. Key improvements that stand out to me in this release are: Improvements in the upgrade process from FIM 2010 to FIM 2010 R2, including significant performance enhancements to the database upgrade. … Read more What’s New in FIM 2010 R2 Sp1 and Release Notes

FIM 2010 R2 SP1 Released!

Am currently attending the first annual Oxford Computer Group Redmond Identity, Access & Directory Summit at Microsoft HQ. In a talk given by Andreas Kjellman a few minutes ago, he announced FIM 2010 R2 SP1 just went public – no KB or release notes, but you can download via your MSDN subscriber benefits. A number … Read more FIM 2010 R2 SP1 Released!