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VMware or Microsoft?–Agents or no Agents?

One of the things VMware like to claim as a benefit to their protection of virtualization resources and application data is that they don’t require agents to be installed, where supposedly Microsoft requires agents everywhere.  But, is that entirely true?  And even if the approaches are a little different, who really has the advantage?  To… Read more

Breaking News: Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (FIM) is released

“FIM 2010?  Is that a new product?” In name, yes.  But “FIM has evolved from Microsoft Identity Lifecycle Manager (ILM) 2007, which was previously Microsoft Identity Integration Server (MIIS) 2003, which originated from Microsoft Metadirectory Services (MMS).”  “Wait.. Who are you quoting there?” I’m quoting Alan Le Marquand and his very informative blog post about… Read more