Identity Manager 8.1 New Feature - Managing resource with Identity Connector
By hanaki on 3 09, 2009
As is explained here,
Identity Manager 8.1 provides new functionality for managing resources and applications that are not connected directly to Identity Manager through a resource adapter.
This release also includes the introduction of the Connector Framework and Identity Connectors, which provide a new, more flexible way for connecting Identity Manager to target systems and resources. In addition, this release expands the set of supported resources, applications, and platforms and extends product quality.
Identity Connectors are developped separately from Identity Manager
at the following open source project.
Currently, connectors for SPMLv2 and Active Directory are bundled in Identity Manager.
In addition to that, connectors for more applications such as Google Apps, LDAP, MySQL are being developped in this project.
You can find the latest connector binary from
Let's try to use the open-sourced Identity Connectors with Identity Manager.