Understanding the MPR Explorer

Explore Management Policy Rules The MPR Explorer is a feature in the FIM Portal that provides a method to find out what MPRs apply to a specific requestor or applied to a specific target resource. Additionally you can use the MPR explorer to search for MPR’s that are configured to use a specific SET either the Requestor Set or…


Quickly and Easily Managing FIM Portal Administrators

With this post, I’d like to address the issue of FIM portal administrators. Too often, I see one of two scenarios: either a customer has entirely too many administrators in FIM (which poses a security risk), or a customer only has one (which creates a risk of losing access to FIM). One reason for this…

2

Schema Management – Setting Permissions to manage new attributes.

In this post we will discuss what needs to be completed after you have successfully created a new attribute and bound the attribute to an MPR. This is a follow up post to Schema Management – Creating a new attribute and Schema Management – Binding a New Attribute which walk through the steps of creating and…


Managing Send-To Permissions With FIM

So we all know FIM is great at managing the lifecycle of a user, handling their group membership and even allowing for password self-service. However, FIM’s capabilities (especially with regards to self-service) don’t end there. One of the great things about this technology is the ability to customize and build on what you get out…

1