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  • Campus identity management - a challenge like no other

    In higher education today, students, faculty and staff must have ready access to the information, applications and systems from anywhere and at any time to efficiently study and to do their jobs. These populations are relatively well-known entities that…

  • Recommendations please...

    Hi everyone,

    Looking for good tutorials / documentation on provisioning / approvals. Training is on the horizon, but I need something to get me through the short term.



  • Creating a new One IM Database via the command Line


        Hoping a quick question, How do you create a new database via the Cli?

    I'm trying to replicate the functions of the ConfigWizard "Create and install database function/feature within a deployment script. I've found information that points…

  • Provisioning an unexpected value in attribute Mail of AD

    Hello experts,


    1IM is provisioning the “Mail” attribute of some AD accounts as blank (“”) when this should be Person.CCC_email and we cannot explain why this is happening despite Person.CCC_email being always filled.

    We have…

  • SAP Client provisioning, if the client is not available because cloud system is down to reduce costs


    in our environment we have connected every SAP client (more than 300) to our IAM system, so Prod, QS and Development.

    Now more and more systems will be shifted to cloud environments, where during the night or if they are not needed for a specific…

  • Is there a way to Limit OneIM to use only Child Domain for GC Query instead of Parent?

    Hello Experts,

    We have been having a weird issue with our OneIM version 8.0.1.  We have multiple domains and 2 of the 3 domains are working with no errors.  One of the Domain we have is having all kinds of issues.  The difference is the 2 working domains…

  • Hybrid Exchange 2016 and One Identity Manager (8.0.2)


    Need to get hold of anyone who have fixed implementing One Identity with a hybrid Exchange Environment, because I'm struggling mightily with this.

    Since Exchange "converts" the local mailbox to a remote mailbox after the migration to Exchange…

  • ADS_ADSGroup_Insert Job frozen but AD Object was created

    Hello Experts,

    We have a mystery that i'd like to get some help with.  We have multiple Jobs that are either ADS_ADSGroup_Insert, ADS_ADSAccount_Insert and they are frozen but the AD Object was created in AD.  You are able to able to provision to this…

  • Active Directory Provisionning

    Hello Everyone, 

    Thanks in advance for your answers.

    I have a problem with the AD Provisionning (Target Synchronization).

    I don't know how to create a kind of CheckBox on "Create User Account" Form via Manager Application (also via Web Portal…

  • SAP Connector: set the "valid from" date

    We are using One Identity 8.0.1 and the SAP Connector

    We are starting to provision SAP roles to SAP ECC.

    By default, the field "Valid from" of the assigned role in ECC is set by One Identity to 01-01-1900 while we need to set it to the date of…

  • AD group membership not being applied to the target

    AD group membership when assigned directly, or through inheritance, is not assigned to the actual AD.

    In some cases, even the membership can be seen for the ADSAccount object, but it is not seen in AD.

    However, any changes to an AD account is immediately…

  • Okta User Generation - Not Seen as Creation

    We've got Okta provisioning users, soon to be from Workday, through Okta, and then into AR. However, the issue that I'm running into is that when a user is created in Okta that then is replicated to ARS, ARS isn't seeing it as a new user creation. Because…

  • Generating central user account after provisioning

    Hi, all.

    Can you help us? We have got one small problem in our project. After provisioning several employees from MySQL database into IDM 8.0.1 their fields "central user account" in Manager are empty, but for example when we create a new employee in…

  • Solving the initial password dilemma

    Many times companies use an initial password that is partially or completely static (Summer2017?), or sometimes they use a formula which includes partial data of the user such as the month of birth + the three final digits of their Social Security, etc…

  • SC Magazine Review: Quest One Identity Manager with ActiveRoles Server

    Peter Stephensen of SC Magazine has recently reviewed our flagship products as part of an ongoing evaluation. Peter went through the installations of both products from scratch and configured them both.

    Something to note is that the testing included…

  • Quest takes the lead in Innovation Leadership according to KuppingerCole

    This month, KuppingerCole released their Leadership Compass for Identity Provisioning and we are pleased to see that they named Quest Software (now part of Dell) an overall leader. For this report, the firm evaluated our Quest One Identity Manager solution…

  • Wake County, N.C.'s Sheriff's Office enables better data sharing and reduces IT workload

    Working Together to Improve Public Safety


    "The ability to quickly update and share data is a huge factor in enabling us to do our jobs better. Ultimately, it allows us to more effectively serve and protect the public.”

    Christopher J. Creech…

  • IAM Myth Busting: Auditors are IT's Darth Vader

    The myth du jour: When the auditors are heading your way, Darth Vader’s march music should accompany them as they make their way down the halls.

    Audits are scary. If you're not prepared, there are obvious reasons to be afraid. (Or is it that there…

  • IAM Myth Busting: Active Directory - Toy or Titan?

    An old myth accepted as fact: Active Directory is something between a huge burden or a neat toy, but it isn't up to the job for meeting my big directory and identity needs.

    It’s hard to count the number of times I've sat in meetings with very smart…

  • The business wants what the business wants #IAM #cloud #SSO

    Most discussions about SSO are put in terms of the user. It’s the user that wants it in these stories, the user that forces it to happen, and the user that benefits. That’s all true to some extent. But there is another clear beneficiary to SSO. That’s…

  • IAM Myth Busting: SaaS will melt security instantly

    The myth in the studio with us today: Cloud based SaaS apps are going to break all your security and provisioning protections.

    Change is the world’s only constant. Just when you have all the IT systems set up just so, along comes this SaaS thing to knock…

  • Were you ever valedictorian?

    Do you remember when you won valedictorian, most likely to succeed, prom king (or queen) and best athlete all in the same month? Neither do I, but I imagine it would be pretty awesome.

    In fact, I bet it’s a feeling similar to one we get in this business…

  • If Your Identity Data Sucks, So Will Your IAM Project

    The two questions I hear most when I talk to customers preparing to embark on an identity and access management project are:

    • Where do I start?
    • What are some best practices to ensure the project’s success?

    So, today I’ll discuss what I believe…

  • One Identity Manager is SC Award Finalist for Best Identity Management Solution


    I am pleased to announce One Identity Manager was recognized as a 2015 SC Awards Finalist for Best Identity Management Solution

    Products in this category address the identity management lifecycle in an enterprise environment, including:

    • password m…
  • The Wild West of Data Quality and its affect on Identity Governance and Administration

    The concept of automated role- or attribute-based provisioning for user accounts and permissions is nothing new to the world of Identity Governance and Administration (IGA). Customers evaluating Identity Governance solutions such as One Identity Manager…