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OIM 11g BACK TO BASICS: START AND END DATES

The simpler functions used to control user life cycle in Oracle Identity Manager 11g, like start and end date, are also some of the most useful. Using Start Date During user creation, OIM evaluates the “Start Date” attribute. If the attribute is set to the current day or before (or left blank), the user is
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Oracle Entitlement Server Obligation

There are times when a policy is more effective when returning a piece of information back to the end user.   To setup the basis for obligation we will cover the basics of OES Authorization policy.  When modeling policy in OES they are split up as either static or dynamic.   Policy also takes on behaviors of
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OAM PeopleSoft SSO Verification Check

During a PeopleSoft SSO project using OAM, we came across an issue that there was not a lot of information on. When using PeopleSoft at our customer, they need to allow access for a particular group of users directly into PeopleSoft for administration / testing. This is normally fine and would just add the users
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IDMWORKS Becomes Oracle PartnerNetwork Platinum Level Partner

IDMWORKS Recognized for Expertise in Selling, Deploying and Supporting Oracle Identity and Access Management Solutions August 12, 2015 – IDMWORKS today announced that it has achieved Platinum partner status in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). By attaining Platinum level membership, Oracle has recognized IDMWORKS for its in-depth expertise and excellence in delivering identity and access management solutions
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Evaluating OUD ACI’s on a Per Entry Basis

I ran into an issue where I couldn’t determine why a certain ACI was not working as expected in Oracle Unified Directory 11gR2. After doing some research, I stumbled onto Effective Rights Control (ERC) within OUD. Effective Rights Control forces OUD to output the ACI that is affecting an entry’s permissions. Here is the Oracle
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Failure Retry Limit on OAM

So I ran into an issue with OAM 11gR2PS2 where I needed to modify the retry limit for the authentication scheme.  Previous versions of OAM used a system level value that you could define in oam-config.xml (per https://support.oracle.com/epmos/faces/DocumentDisplay?id=1360866.1).  When I tried that for PS2, I still saw the default 5 retries. I then stumbled onto an
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Using OMSS Containerization Tool with Swift iOS Apps

Oracle introduced their Mobile Security Suite last year and over the past few months we’ve had a chance to work with this exciting new product. One key piece of this product is the containerization tool, which containerizes and signs app to enable the secure tunnel, authentication through the secure container, encryption, etc. Recently we had
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