Tag 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 4.1.3599.0 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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Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2 build 4.1.3559.0 released

Wednesday June 6th saw Microsoft release a new hotfix rollup package (build 4.1.3559.0) for Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2.  The official documentation for this build can be found on the Microsoft support website under knowledgebase (KB) article 2969673.  Download … Continue reading

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Microsoft Identity Manager, a.k.a. Forefront Identity Manager vNext roadmap

Today, Wednesday April 23rd 2014, Microsoft announced the roadmap for Forefront Identity Manager, a.k.a. FIM.  The new product will be called Microsoft Identity Manager and will ship in H1CY15.  The official announcement was posted to the Server & Cloud Blog … Continue reading

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Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 build 4.1.3510.0 released

Friday April 11th, saw Microsoft release a new hotfix rollup package (build 4.1.3510.0) for Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2.  The official documentation for this build can be found on the Microsoft support website under knowledgebase (KB) article 2934816.  Download … Continue reading

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