Category Archives: Directory Services

DropBox Compromise Truth: 6.8 Million Users May Not Be Compromised

You may be reading headlines like this one from the Daily Mail, “‘Your stuff is safe’: Dropbox denies hack after anonymous post claims it has the personal details of up to 6.9 MILLION users” , about another large cache of users falling prey … Continue reading

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IT’s Role Will Change

Yesterday’s article in Forbes magazine raised some interesting questions about how IT’s role will change in the next decade. The article which was an interview with Gartner’s Peter Sondergaard, global head of research at Gartner, explains major trends in IT … Continue reading

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DSEE 7 Proven Performance Also Reduces Cost

DSEE 7 launched in November and just after Christmas a couple of our Directory experts in the community at Sun took it for a test drive on the new F-20 PCIe flash drives at Sun.  The results confirmed the internal … Continue reading

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NEW!! DSEE 7 Download, Documentation and Upgrade Guide Available Today

DSEE 7.0 is available for download today here with new documentation here.  The critical document you want to look at is the upgrade and migration guide here. Directory Server Enterprise Edition 7.0 Boosts Speed and Performance:  Considered one of the … Continue reading

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Directory Server Performance and Cloud Computing

I recently attended Gartner IAM in San Diego and the topic of Cloud Computing permeated the titles of presentations throughout the conference.  Eric Sachs, from Google gave a good presentation on applying IAM principles to applications in the cloud.  RSA talked about … Continue reading

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NY Identity User Group December 2

SAVE THE DATE – Wednesday, December 2, 2009Sun Identity Management User Group SessionGrammercy Park RoomSun Microsystems, 101 Park Avenue, New York, NY The Sun Identity Management User Group will meet for its next session at Sun Microsystems, 101 Park Avenue, … Continue reading

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Google Dashboard and Identity Security

This week Google launched a new service called Google Dashboard which can be found in the account settings in top right hand corner under "personal settings".  The service is a great idea for a couple of reasons.  One, it served … Continue reading

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