Category Archives: FIM

Revisiting the Microsoft Online immutable ID design decision

Some time back I posted about Azure Active Directory synchronisation using Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2 and the Azure AD Connector.  My focus was multi-forest deployments, but as we know this topology was required for several advanced scenarios too.  … Continue reading

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Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 build 4.1.3613.0 released

Today, Tuesday November 25th, saw Microsoft release a new hotfix rollup package (build 4.1.3613.0) for Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2.  The official documentation for this build can be found on the Microsoft support website under knowledgebase (KB) article 3011057.  Download … Continue reading

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Hotfix rollup build 1.0.419.911 of the Generic LDAP Connector for Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 (#FIM2010) has been released

On Friday I posted that an updated build of the Web Services connector for FIM 2010 R2 had been released on Thursday 23rd.  I forgot to post that the Generic LDAP connector for FIM 2010 R2 had also been updated. … Continue reading

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Hotfix rollup build 1.0.419.911 for the Web Services Connector for Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 (#FIM2010) has been released

Using the Web Services connector for FIM 2010 R2?  Well the good news is that Microsoft just shipped a new build (October 23rd) with a bunch of required fixes and updates.  Full details can be found in knowledgebase article kb3008178.  … Continue reading

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Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 build 4.1.3599.0 released

Today, Wednesday September 3rd, saw Microsoft release a new hotfix rollup package (build 4.1.3599.0) for Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2.  The official documentation for this build can be found on the Microsoft support website under knowledgebase (KB) article 2980295.  Download … Continue reading

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When do we not default?

I had a very interesting catastrophe a little while back.  Working with a customer deploying into production we basically broke the email of a bunch of senior VIPs.  How?  We defaulted the mDBUseDefaults attribute!  How does this happen?  The state-based … Continue reading

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Implementing Exchange Online with an existing on-premises identity management solution that provisions mailboxes

I’m going to start this post with a bold statement.  Implementing Exchange Hybrid in an enterprise environment that has an existing on-premises identity management (IdM) capability that provisions on-premises mailboxes is not easy.  Especially when that on-premises IdM solution is … Continue reading

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