Using FIM Portal as administrative tool for AD

In the April FIM Team User Group meeting I talked about how to use the FIM Portal as administrative tool using just the built-in OOB functionality in FIM.
If you have any questions regarding this session, please comment to this post.

Training for Microsoft Identity Manager

The syllaby for the next version of my FIM/MIM training is now starting to take shape. After the summer delivery will start of my new Mastering Microsoft Identity Manager class.

In co-operation with partners like Labcenter in Sweden and TrueSec Inc in USA I will also make this training available as remote class.

For all my customers in the US, I am happy to announce that we are planning to have a class-room training available in Seattle around october/november… Stay in touch for final dates.
[EDIT 2015-04-25] The first date for training in US (Redmond, WA) is now set to Oct 27-29 2015. Register here.

FIM MVP 2015

I am happy to announce that I have been awarded MVP for FIM/MIM as of April 2015!
Or as it said in the email…
Dear Kent Nordstrom,
Congratulations! We are pleased to present you with the 2015 Microsoft® MVP Award! This award is given to exceptional technical community leaders who actively share their high quality, real world expertise with others. We appreciate your outstanding contributions in Forefront Identity Manager technical communities during the past year.