Microsoft Identity Manager to Support Hybrid Cloud User Access
Although Forefront Identity Manager (FIM) is not being officially rebranded until next year, Microsoft is now offering customers a sneak peek of what the upgraded identity management solution will look like.
Following the Redmond, Wash.-based software company's new eponymous naming convention, FIM will become Microsoft Identity Manager (MIM) when the next version is released in the first half of 2015. Microsoft's Server and Cloud Platform team first revealed the upcoming name change on April 23. Today, businesses can take an early version of Microsoft Identity Manager for a spin.
"The preview reflects advancements that will help customers get identities ready for the cloud, secure identity self-service and enhance administrator security," a Microsoft spokesperson told eWEEK. - See more here.