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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Dynamic Group in SAP IDM 8.0

I have seen several thread related to Dynamic Group Creation and Resolve issue so thought to jot down the steps here to Create and Resolve Dynamic Group in SAP IDM 8.0 To create Dynamic group in SAP IDM 8.0 Login to SAP IDM UI Manage -> Dynamic group Hit the Create… button Select the …

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Transforming SAP IDM Data

Data! Data! Data! I can’t make bricks without clay! -Sir Arthur Conan Doyle One of the issues that new administrators of IDM need to face understanding how data is organized in the identity store. Certainly an administrator can look at the Schema Document and get an idea of that the …

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Installing the SAP BusinessObjects Connector

This post will explain how to install the SAP IDM connector for SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform. I’ll guide you through the installation step-by-step on SAP IDM 7.2 with SAP BusinessObjects BI Platform 4.2. Instructions for installing on SAP IDM 8.0 are available in this follow-up. Introducing SAP BusinessObjects Download and …

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