IBM Tivoli identity manager (TIM) Administration

IBM Tivoli identity manager (TIM) Administration

learn how to configure IBM Tivoli Identity Manager (ITIM) 5.1 and perform typical system administrion. This course covers the Tivoli Identity Manager system architecture, middleware tuning and monitoring, problem determination, and component upgrades.

Course outline

Unit 1

• Tivoli Identity Manager 5.1 system architecture • Memory settings for Tivoli Identity Manager components • Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) recycle bin • Disk usage limits for Tivoli Identity Manager components • Tivoli Directory Server thread count • Recycle bin age limit • Messaging and timeout values • Logging levels, options, and file sizes

Unit 2 Monitoring the System

• Tivoli Identity Manager and middleware memory usage • Database and LDAP connectivity • Tivoli Identity Manager monitoring

Unit 3 Problem Determination and Management

• Logging and serviceability functions in Tivoli Identity Manager • Middleware logs (DB2, TDS, WAS) • Problem identification • Changing the logging level for the appropriate category • Problem source identification

Unit 4 Planning the Fix Cycle, Backups, and Upgrades

• Tivoli Identity Manager system backup • Planning the fix cycle • Installing upgrades on test environment • Installing a new adapter or upgrade • Installing middleware updates • Installing Tivoli Identity Manager fix pack • Promoting Tivoli Identity Manager configuration data to production • Functional Verification Testing on items fixed by updates