PacktLib: Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 Handbook

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010 R2 Handbook

Credits

About the Author

About the Reviewers

www.PacktPub.com

Preface

The Story in this Book

The Company

The challenges

The solutions

The environment

Moving forward

Summary‚Ä©

Overview of FIM 2010 R2

The history of FIM 2010 R2

FIM Synchronization Service (FIM Sync)

FIM Service

FIM Portal

FIM Reporting

FIM Certificate Management (FIM CM)

Licensing

Summary

Installation

Development versus production

Capacity planning

Separating roles

Hardware

Installation order

Prerequisites

Installation

Post-installation configuration

Summary

Basic Configuration

Creating Management Agents

Schema management

FIM Service MA

Initial load versus scheduled runs

Moving configuration from development to production

Summary

User Management

Modifying MPRs for user management

Configuring sets for user management

Inbound synchronization rules

Outbound synchronization rules

Provisioning

Managing users in a phone system

Managing users in Active Directory

Temporal Sets

Self-service using the FIM portal

Managing Exchange

Summary

Group Management

Group scope and types

Installing client add-ins

Modifying MPRs for group management

Creating and managing distribution groups

Importing groups from HR

FIM Service and Metaverse

Managing groups in AD

Summary

Self-service Password Reset

Anonymous request

Enabling password management in AD

Allowing FIM Service to set passwords

Configuring FIM Service

The user experience

Summary

Using FIM to Manage Office 365 and Other Cloud Identities

Overview of Office 365

Summary

Reporting

Verifying the SCSM setup

Default reports

The SCSM ETL process

Looking at reports

Modifying the reports

Summary

FIM Portal Customization

Components of the UI

Portal Configuration

Navigation Bar Resource

Search scopes

Filter Permissions

RCDC

Summary

Customizing Data Transformations

Our options

Managing Lync

Selective deprovisioning

The case with the strange roles

Summary

Issuing Smart Cards

Our scenario

Extending the schema

The configuration wizard

Configuring the FIM CM Update Service

Database permissions

Configuring the CA

Installing the FIM CM client

FIM CM permissions

Allowing managers to issue certificates for consultants

RDP using Smart Cards

CM Management Agent

Summary

Troubleshooting

Reminder

Troubleshooting

Backup and restore

Summary

Afterword

Index