Monthly Archives: January 2011

FIM2010–Developing Temporal Email Reminders

I have been involved with a couple projects where clients have been asking for email reminders to be sent out by FIM. Sending out a message once or twice on a given set of circumstances (like a date range) is … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Troubleshooting “sync-rule-inbound-flow-rules-invalid” Error Messages

Today while I was working at a client I made an adjustment to an outbound flow rule. When I imported it from the FIM MA and tried to synchronize it into the MV, I got the “sync-rule-inbound-flow-rules-invalid” error message. This … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Workflow Considerations

While working with FIM there are a few things to consider which may affect how your system functions (or doesn’t). One of these items is how the workflows are developed. As part of this, a basic understanding of how workflows … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Enforcing Uniqueness of Attribute Values

Well, here is the question that has been bouncing around for a while which has many of us stumped. It has to do with uniqueness of values within the FIM portal and how to enforce them. As we all have … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Period Review of MPR Definitions To Increase System Performance

I have to admit, like many people, I sometimes will try to fix a problem in an expedient manner by performing the appropriate data manipulations required. In the case of FIM2010, this may include the addition of a small “maintenance” … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Defining and Documentation of Management Policy Rules (MPRs)

Well, here is the new year full of promise and excitement for everyone as we continue to trek down into the realm of Identity Management with all of the technical and political issues that become challenges. I start this year … Continue reading

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