Forefront Identity Manager 2010 Management Pack is on Connect

This post is to help people discover the FIM MP via search engines.  The Forefront Identity Manager 2010 Management Pack is posted on Microsoft Connect while we gather customer feedback. Enroll in the FIM connect site and look for the Management Pack (MP) in downloads.  

CodePlex project for community client

Paolo started a codeplex project to continue development of the unsupported client.  Paolo fixed a bunch of bugs, added more strongly-typed classes, and enabled approvals.  Check it out now:  

Forefront Identity Manager 2010 has Shipped!

It’s been a long and fruitful road, but now we’re pleased to announce that FIM is available for customers!  Read the full Forefront blog post here:

Excellent description of RCDCs

Please see David’s excellent guide to using RCDCs:


Using PowerShell to automate tasks in FIM

Markus has put together a great set of example PowerShell scripts which automate many tasks in FIM.  Check them out today in the Scriptbox:  

Another great tweak from Paolo

Check out another useful tweak from Paolo with the unsupported web service client.  Paolo adds another strongly-typed class to the client:

Shout out to Paolo for tweaking the unsupported client

Paolo at Cern has been using the unsupported client and contributing back to the community with bug fixes.  It’s always exciting to see developer adoption of our platform!

The IDA Guys and RC1 unsupported client

Many thanks to The IDA Guys for getting together an unsupported client for RC1.  We in the product group are deeply grateful for the great work the field do in extending the value of FIM for our customers.

A new face in the Identity Management blog community

A colleague on the product team recently joined the ranks of bloggers in the Identity Management community.  Please welcome Darryl, and I look forward to his insights on FIM!

Forefront Identity Manager 2010 RC1 is released!

Check out the exciting announcement: MSFT Identity and Access news- Forefront Identity Manager RC1 and ADFS 2.0 SAML interoperability