SAP Identity Management

SAP Identity Management – new features are delivered after SAP Customer Connection initiative

In the delivery call on 6th. of December 2017, SAP Product Manager Plamen Pavlov explained the new features that were developed as a result of the SAP Identity Management customer connection initiative. Already in Q1/2017 the project was kicked off. Many customers entered development requests and after the selection of some requests the development department in Sofia (Bulgaria) started to work on the enhancements. Now the development of several features …

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SAP IdM Monitoring in the cloud

Goal One of the biggest issues we face in operating SAP IdM instances is the live monitoring of the system. The vanilla tools provided by SAP are not fullfilling all the needs we have in operating multiple IdM instances – or are too difficult to handle for a sysadmin who is not that experienced in this topic. So we had plans to create a monitoring tool which is easy to …

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SAP IdM Custom Add-on – Monitoring Tool

Hi guys,   Below is our custom extension, that we were able to build for IdM Monitoring, with ability to track system health status and react immediately in order to minimize the system faults and security issues, using: Technical prerequisites IdM 7.2 SP04 and higher (recommended databases – Oracle or SAP ASE) SAPUI5 library version – 1.28.8 SAPUI5 components: SAP NW 7.31 SP12   IdM Monitoring Tool: Note: by default we …

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SAP Identity Management – new features are delivered after SAP Customer Connection initiative

In the delivery call on 6th. of December 2017, SAP Product Manager Plamen Pavlov explained the new features that were developed as a result of the SAP Identity Management customer connection initiative. Already in Q1/2017 the project was kicked off. Many customers entered development requests and after the selection of some requests the development department in Sofia (Bulgaria) started to work on the enhancements. Now the development of several features …

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What’s between the earth and the cloud?

There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy. – Hamlet, Hamlet to Horatio At Las Vegas TechEd 2017, the topic of cloud computing was center stage. For the enterprise and the SAP landscape, there is a stream of new cloud products and services which have moved beyond the initial concepts of big data, Business to Business, and Relationship Management to Security and IT Governance. If …

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Plan your Upgrade from SAP Identity Management 7.2 to Version 8.0 now

By the end of 2018 SAP Identity Management 7.2 will run out of maintenance. And upgrading from 7.2 to 8.0 is more than just running several executables and you’re done. SAP highly recommends to plan your upgrade project right now due to several reasons: First, the latest version comes with quite a number of new functionalities that enhance the solution and make it easier for customers to work with it. …

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SAP Identity and Access Management is constantly getting better

With all the ongoing changes in the business system environments of our customers, and SAP’s aspiration to become THE cloud company, it is good to know that SAP is constantly developing enhancements for our on-premise products as well. We in the SAP product management team hear questions about the future of the on-premise applications on a regular basis. And YES: On-premise products such as SAP Single Sign-On and SAP Identity …

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How to Install SAP Identity Management 8.0 with Software Provisioning Manager 1.0

You want to get rid of the error-prone manual installation and update steps – processes that can take up days. You want to use a tool that automates your SAP Identity Management 8.0 installation and update. You want to use modern-looking UIs that guide you through the installation and update for less than an hour. Well, this is a reality now. As of version 8.0 SP04 and higher, you can …

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Join our Upcoming Knowledge Transfer Webinar about SAP Identity Management & Provisioning Services

Update: The webinar recording is now available at the International Focus Group for SAP Security, Data Protection & Privacy site. Click on “SAP Identity Management & Provisioning Services Road Map” and then on “Recording”. Enjoy!   Don’t miss the upcoming live knowledge transfer webinar about SAP Identity Management and Provisioning Services! Our experts Christian Cohrs and Kristian Lehment, both from SAP Security Product Management, SAP SE, will present the latest …

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Importing New SAP Roles to SAP IDM

After SAP IDM integration with SAP applicationss, the biggest challenge is to import the new roles from SAP systems to IDM on the regular Interval. This can be easily achieved through a job with 4 passes. From Custom pass: ReadNewABAPRoles – Read all the SAP Roles from the SAP systems To Generic pass: Enable this pass to interrupt the execution of the job at this point – Stop the Job …

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