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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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GALSync and DirSync in harmony

It is quite typical to have either a multiple-forest directory synchronisation solution, or a directory synchronisation solution, in an organisation that also performs some type of Global Address List (GAL) synchronisation, a.k.a. GALSYNC.  Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) provides an out-of-box … Continue reading

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Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 build 4.1.3496.0 released

Today, Thursday November 21st, saw Microsoft release a new hotfix rollup package (build 4.1.3496.0) for Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2.  The official documentation for this build can be found on the Microsoft support website under knowledgebase (KB) article 2906832.  Download … Continue reading

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General availability of Azure Active Directory, Generic LDAP and SharePoint User Profile Store (UPS) connectors for Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2

On Thursday 21st November 2013 Microsoft officially released three new connectors for Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 R2 for public General Availability (GA).  The three connectors released are: Windows Azure Active Directory Connector This Connector can be used in scenarios … Continue reading

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Bulk registration of FIM SSPR question and answer gate (QA Gate) answers

Most, but probably not all, will know that the FIMAutomation PowerShell snapin that shipped with Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 included additional cmdlets to those that shipped with FIM 2010.  The new cmdlets are for Self Service Password Reset (SSPR) … Continue reading

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