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FIM2010–Creating a Group Membership Tab in a User RCDC

I have to admit, I was working on a demo and I wanted to add a group membership tab into my RCDC. As always, I started by doing a search to see if anyone had posted something about this before. … Continue reading

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Apologies!

Hi All, Sorry that I have fallen out of the blogosphere for a while. I have been going through a lot of changes in life including preparing for and getting married to my best friend, Michelle. Now that things have … Continue reading

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FIM2010 R2–Handing Referential Updates in the Sync Engine

I was on a support call with Microsoft today and learned something that, I have to admit, wasn’t something I had really dug into as it was in the deep dark hole of the FIMSynchronizationService database. Apparently within FIM 2010 … Continue reading

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GISP Certification Passed!!!

Forgot to mention that I passed the GISP Certification (GIAC Information Security Professional) a couple weeks ago. Was happy to finally have that one behind me as I had taken the course in February from SANS (CISSP Bootcamp) and this … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Preloading Data to Avoid Long Synchronizations

It happens all the time, we have a set of data that is being synchronized on our dataset but then a change occurs. The change is fairly significant in that it is the addition of another attribute (or removal for … Continue reading

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FIM2010–Don’t forget the Resource ID in the Event Viewer…

When troubleshooting workflows and such in a production environment, the event log will fill with errors that say something similar to “Workflow Instance <resource ID> failed” or some similar message but still with the embedded resource ID. The error messages … Continue reading

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CISSP Certification Awarded…

Woo hoo! I was awarded my CISSP certification. The resume/experience review took a while but this is certainly one of the certifications I wanted to add. Happily added the logo to the “Who’s Blain” page. For those who are wondering … Continue reading

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