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I have written hundreds of articles on Novell and NetIQ technologies over the years. I work as a consultant implementing Identity and Access Manager. Check out my book on NetIQ's IDM product: http://ninja-tools.com/Definitive-Guide-to-NetIQ-IDM-Tokens-Soft-Copy-2001.htm

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ParseDN Token in Identity Manager and Some of its Limitations

geoffc

March 19, 2008 9:22 am

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ParseDN is a very powerful token, but it cannot do magic. Geoff Carman gives us a closer look …

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Setting the ZENworks Control Center timeout value

geoffc

March 13, 2008 6:46 am

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Hate the low default timeout values in web apps? I always up the timeout as the first thing I touch. Here is how you do that for the ZCC in ZENworks 10 Configuration Management.

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Decoding iDOCs with the IDM SAP Driver

geoffc

March 12, 2008 6:43 am

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The SAP driver for IDM (HR and User) uses iDOCs to transmit information on the Publisher channel. Learn more about the format inside iDOCs, as explained by Geoff Carman.

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Cool Solutions meetup at Brainshare?

geoffc

March 10, 2008 11:41 am

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This will be only my second Brainshare, but I am looking forward to meeting folks at the show. The best thing about last year was meeting some of the people who wrote the stuff I am working with! Nice people all around, and great to be able to thank them in person for all the …

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Clusters, Migration Wizard, and Backups

geoffc

February 12, 2008 6:29 am

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If you use Novell Cluster Services on NetWare (or perhaps you call it Open Enterprise Server, NetWare kernel), this one’s for you. Geoffrey Carman explains how to fine-tune the TSA for outstanding performance.

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Another Thought on Upgrading Drivers to IDM 3.5.x

geoffc

February 6, 2008 8:09 am

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Geoff Carman adds his thoughts on avoiding the overlay of configuration files when IDM drivers are updated to version 3.5.

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Solving a -614 Error in User App

geoffc

January 29, 2008 12:44 pm

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Getting 614 error in the Details portlet in User App, for an attribute you added? Geoff Carman describes what to do …

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Shared SCSI Two-Node Cluster

geoffc

January 11, 2008 4:35 pm

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Need an affordable way to set up a two-node cluster? Check out this solution from Geoffrey Carman as an option.

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Testing the Destination Container: Explaining Why it Works

geoffc

January 2, 2008 11:42 am

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Father Ramon offers a great solution to a common problem. Here is an explanation of how it works, courtesy of Geoff Carman.

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Things I think IDM needs support for…

geoffc

December 17, 2007 7:36 am

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Two things recently came to mind, and I figure this is a good time to put the two of them together and see if others agree or if I am just a nut job. (My cats would say I am the latter, but what do they know?) I think there are a couple of items …

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