What are the versions that support the up gradation of CA Identity Manager 12.6.5? Write detailed notes on the steps to upgrade to 12.6.5.
Basically, all the r12 versions can be upgraded to 12.6.5 version. It includes the following versions,
CA Identity Manager version r12
CA Identity Manager version r12.6 or 12.6 SPx
CA Identity Manager version r12.5 or 12.5 SPx
In case of pre-r12 versions, you cannot upgrade to 12.6.5 directly. Instead, you have to upgrade to r12.5, r12 or r12.5 SP1 to SP6. Even the imsconfig versions of pre-12 should be upgraded to these versions prior upgrading to 12.6.5
In order to upgrade to CA Identity Manager 12.6.5, perform the following steps,
The upgrade prerequisites of your system should be met for the verification
You need to upgrade provisioning components
The CA Identity Manager on the node or cluster should be upgraded
Perform the up gradation of report server
Finally, carry out post-upgrade configuration
Describe account templates
Account templates can be found in each provisioning role of role planning activity.
Accounts present in managed end points and the procedure to map the user attributes to accounts will be defined by account templates.
For each end point type multiple endpoints can be chosen and the assigned user of role will receive an account in the end point.
What is Synchronization? List down the types of Synchronization Tasks
The Synchronization process in CA Identity Manager is used to ensure that the provisioning directory and CA Identity Manager User Store have data in common (matching data).
There are two types of synchronization such as inbound synchronization and outbound Synchronization. These can be used to handle changes from user store or either directory.
Synchronization tasks can be classified into two types,
User synchronization and
Mention the different password management features of CA identity Manager
CA Identity Manager has several password management features as listed below,
Self-service password management.
The Self-service password management has the following sub-features
Change my password
Unlock account or Reset password
Forgotten User ID
Password synchronization on Endpoint accounts
What are the different tasks that allow administrators to manage CA Identity Manager Environment?
Bulk Loader tasks
View submitted tasks
Logical Attribute Handler tasks
Select Box Data tasks
JDBC Connection Management tasks