Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (FIM 2010), the next generation release of Identity Lifecycle Manager, delivers an integrated identity management solution with powerful self-service capabilities for Office end-users, rich administrative tools and enhanced automation for IT professionals and .NET and WS-* based extensibility for developers. FIM 2010 provides organizations with unique workflow driven solutions to manage user accounts, passwords, groups and distribution lists as well as certificate-based credentials such as smart cards, using identity-based policies that can span across Windows and heterogeneous environments. And when you download the latest evaluation software, you’re automatically registered to access valuable resources assembled in one convenient location.
Required Hardware: Server
The server(s) hosting the Forefront Identity Manager server components must meet the following hardware requirements.
Processor x64 capable
Hard disk 2 gigabytes (GB) of available hard disk drive space (not including the databases)
Memory 2 gigabytes (GB) or more of RAM
Required Hardware: Client
The client computer that hosts the Forefront Identity Manager client-side component(s) must meet the following hardware requirements.
Memory 512 MB of RAM (1 GB recommended)
Hard disk 500 MB of free hard disk drive space
Monitor 1024×768 resolution
Author: Robert Smit [MVP]
Robert Smit is Senior Technical Evangelist and is a current Microsoft MVP in Clustering as of 2009.
Robert has over 20 years experience in IT with experience in the educational, health-care and finance industries.
Robert’s past IT experience in the trenches of IT gives him the knowledge and insight that allows him to communicate effectively with IT professionals
who are trying to address real concerns around business continuity, disaster recovery and regulatory compliance issues. Robert holds the following certifications:
MCT - Microsoft Certified Trainer, MCTS - Windows Server Virtualization, MCSE, MCSA and MCPS. He is an active participant in the Microsoft newsgroup community and is currently focused on Hyper-V, Failover Clustering, SQL Server, Azure and all things related to Cloud Computing and Infrastructure Optimalization.
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