Microsoft Identity Manager Strategy and Roadmap

Microsoft Identity Manager Strategy and Roadmap

Microsoft Identity Manager Strategy and Roadmap 1920 1081 Identitry

Some has been worried about the future of Microsoft Identity Manager but the 27:th of February 2018, Microsoft held a webinar the made it clear they have a roadmap regarding MIM.

A recording of the webinar can still be seen but you’ll have to register in order to reach it.
https://infopedia.eventbuilder.com/event?eventid=m7e7v6

If you don’t feel like watching the webinar here are a few news:

  • Microsoft are releasing more updates and fixes more often, past year has included the following:
    • 104 bug fixes
    • SQL 2016 Always On Availability groups, for running MIM and SQL on Azure IaaS
    • Support for SCSM 2016 reporting
    • Direct upgrade from FIM to MIM
  • Plans for CY 2018
    • Updating documentation and user guidelines
    • Continue to simplify deployment and operations
    • Hybrid is key aspect of engineering efforts
  • MIM will continue to be supported until 2026 with regular updates
  • Users of MIM and FIM before MIM 2016 SP1 should upgrade to MIM 2016 SP1