Introductory and advanced Hitachi ID Identity Manager training is available.

Topics in this course include:

  • Introduction to Hitachi ID Identity Manager
  • Installation
    • Identity Manager architecture
    • Installing Identity Manager
  • Using the administration web portal
  • Target systems
    • Target systems and Connector Pack
    • Installing Connector Pack
    • AD target (source of profiles)
    • Linux target
  • E-mail management and notification
    • E-mails to users
    • E-mails to admins

    • Configuring e-mail notification
  • User profiles and auto discovery
    • User profiles
    • Non-human accounts with human owners
    • ID filters -- including and excluding accounts
    • How auto discovery works
    • Running and troubleshooting auto discovery (psupdate)
  • Self service
    • Login and authentication
    • Intruder lockouts
    • Self-service menu
    • Security questions
    • User enrollment
    • Authenticating as a new user
  • Hitachi ID Identity Express and component framework
    • About component framework
    • Reference builds
    • Managing components
  • Identity Manager resources -- accounts, attributes and groups
    • Resources and account creation
    • Template accounts
    • Account attributes
    • Profile and request attributes
    • Resource attributes
    • Managed account groups
  • More on profile and request attribute values.
    • Restricted values
    • Validation and generation
    • Parent-child dependent values
    • Priority and overrides
    • Attribute groups and access controls
  • Pre-defined requests
    • Creating pre-defined requests
    • Using pre-defined requests
    • Using report output to submit pre-defined requests
    • Creating a new profile
  • Authentication chains
    • Authentication modules
    • Modifying default authentication methods
    • Mobile phones and other authentication factors
    • Configuring authentication chains with plug-ins
    • First-time login authentication
  • Groups
    • Managed groups
    • Updating and creating groups
  • User classes
    • How user classes are used
    • Adding a user class
  • Roles
    • How roles are used
    • Defining roles
    • Creating pre-defined requests with roles
  • OrgChart
    • How OrgChart data is used
    • Loading OrgChart data
    • Managing the OrgChart
  • Workflow and authorization
    • Workflow logic and process
    • Types of authorization workflow -- static, dynamic, phased
    • Defining authorizers
    • Using apps
    • Tracking requests
    • Selecting authorizers using a plug-in
  • Delegation
    • How requests are delegated
    • Delegating authority
  • Escalation
    • Escalation and OrgChart
    • Configuring escalation
  • Implementers
    • Configuring resource operations
    • Inheriting configuration from parent resources
  • Role-based access control
    • Role enforcement
    • Segregation of duties rules
  • Automatic resource assignment
    • How automatic resource assignment works
    • Automatically assigning a group
  • ID and password generation
    • Profile ID generation
    • Generating initial passwords
  • ID and authentication lists
    • Identification priority list -- determining which systems users will use to identify themselves
    • Authentication priority list -- determining which systems users will use to authenticate against
  • Password policy
    • Case for universal vs. alternate policies
    • Defining and testing password policy
  • Security
    • Product administrators
    • Administrator groups
    • Self-service and help desk user groups
    • Workflow managers

  • Reports and dashboards
    • Dashboards
    • reporting
  • Maintenance
    • Services
    • Scheduled jobs
    • Logs and data analysis
    • Health check monitor
    • Replication
  • GUI modifications
    • Skins for different languages / user populations
    • Macro system
    • Generating skins
    • Customizing appearance
  • Next steps (add-ons and advanced topics)
    • Plug-ins
    • Event actions (exit traps)
    • Group manager
    • Access certification
    • Automated user administration
  • Upgrading