Category: <span>enterprise apps</span>

Novell Identity Manager Personal Lab

I often find myself in need of an isolated Identity Management solution for development and/or testing purposes. I have built a number of solutions for this over the years but the one I describe here is my favorite to date. This document is not intended to be a step by step build document but rather
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OIM Bulk Load Utility: DB Permissions

The latest version of Oracle Identity Manager (9.1.0.2) comes with a tool called the Bulk Load Utility, designed to quickly import large numbers of users into the system. The utility is backwards compatible with OIM 9.1.0.1. There are a few tweaks required to get the Bulk Load Utility functioning as it does not work straight
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Installing Novell Identity Manager 3.6.1

I’m working on installing Novell Identity Manager 3.6.1, here’s the order of the components that you’ll need to install: eDirectory 8.8.5 SP3   Install Novell Designer 3.6.1   Install iManager – during the install, ensure that you check all of the Identity Manager plug-ins   Setup your keystore file (see previous post)   Login to
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Enabling SPML Web Services with OIM

Enabling SPML web services is pretty trivial, but since I’m doing it in my virtual environment and taking screen shots, I thought I would add it here. Image here Next Step is to enable SSL communications: Step 1 – Generate the Keys using keytool keytool -genkey -alias serverjboss -keyalg RSA -keysize 1024 -dname “CN=localhost,OU=Identity,O=Oracle,C=US” -keypass
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Google Wave – game changing?

I know this is off topic and does not have direct impact on SOA, Access or Identity Management, but Google Wave is a pretty cool technology that’s really hard to explain, until I found a few videos. WARNING: These videos are not children friendly OR work (loudspeaker) friendly. Watch at your own risk: Google Wave:
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OIM Design Console on RHEL

I was trying to get the design console installed on my Virtual Machines and was annoyed about having to have Windows and Linux running at the same time (My base operating system is Leopard). This took a little while to figure out (minutes, not hours) and is by no way magical – just took a
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Oracle SOA

I know I’m a little late to the game, but I’ve been reading about SOA, what it is, how it’s implemented, etc. Here are some really useful links: http://www.whatissoa.com – A book publishers high-level overview, the author covers the big basics like: Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) Services and Service-Orientation Service Compositions Service Inventory A Conceptual View
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Moving Attributes between OIM and ORM

As you can tell I’m working on an OIM-ORM integration, but who isn’t right? Okay so my mission is to have attributes flow from OIM to ORM.. this should be fairly easy right? Well, it’s not working, and if you were to look at the posts on http://forums.oracle.com, I’ve found that there are a lot
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