Monday, April 23, 2012

FIM Reporting

Very interesting how a feature gap can spur partners into action.  Here is a neat looking solution from some experts (including a fellow MVP!) in Poland:

Predica: FIM Reporting

Friday, April 13, 2012

FIM Scripting Workshop at TEC Sold Out!

Wow, I’m frankly shocked that so many people are interested in automation and extensibility.  Guess it is too late to up the bribe – I’m bringing TWO books for each workshop attendee:

I decided to bring eBooks because I don’t trust myself to NOT mess up the shipping!

Using PowerShell to Query for FIM Requests with DateTime

Just posted this to the TechNet Wiki:

How to Use PowerShell to Export Requests Since a Given DateTime

Sunday, April 08, 2012

Custom data extensions are not supported in Report Builder.

What a shame.  I am really excited about hooking up PowerShell to SSRS, and it would be super cool to demo it without Visual Studio but I’ve stopped trying to figure it out.

Pretty sure this is a dead end: Custom data extensions are not supported in Report Builder

Monday, April 02, 2012

FIM Scripting Workshop at TEC

Just a reminder about the workshop I’m doing at TEC this month.

http://www.theexpertsconference.com/us/2012/powershell-deep-dive/session-abstracts/

As an incentive to show up, I’m bringing copies of Don Jones’ PowerShell in a Month of Lunches book for each workshop attendee.  My theory is that people will attend without much PowerShell experience, so bringing Don’s books is my attempt at mitigation.