Published: 21 September 2010
Analyst(s): Kevin Kampman
Microsoft's Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) 2010 is the latest in Microsoft's progression of identity administration products. FIM leverages core operating system and network components to manage identity information and credentials, membership, access, and authorization in a heterogeneous enterprise. In this product profile, Senior Analyst Kevin Kampman reviews FIM's architecture, and FIM's features and capabilities, particularly its new user interfaces and workflow functionality. He also identifies platform requirements, describes interactions with other systems, and characterizes FIM's strengths and weaknesses.
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