Recently, there was a webcast on the subject of moving from Waveset to OIM with a particular focus on connectors. The webcast was recorded and can be found here. The slides have also been published separately and can be found here.
Q: Reconciliation - can this be configured to update attributes on the target system in OIM
A: Yes OIM reconciliation can push values out to target resources.
Q: Netbeans can create a remote project for Waveset is there an equivalent for Jdeveloper for OIM ?
A: The answer is no.
Q: Deferred Task in Waveset can be stored on the user object so that periodically these tasks can perform maintenance like removing excessive access. Is this similar in OIM? How does this work in OIM ?
A: In OIM these work as "scheduled tasks" - they run in the background - these tasks are not attached to the specific user object but operate similarly. They are configured as general events and basically the task looks for a user with the general event.
Q: Workflow in Waveset, do we provide automated tool to convert workflows ?
A: Customers have to re-define workflows OIM. In most cases the configuration is simplified in OIM. One example, where all self-service workflows were configured from scratch in Waveset, OIM provides workflow templates per resource.
Q: What is the equivalent of Activesynch from Waveset in OIM ?
A: The OIM "Reconciliation" feature provides the same capability as the "ActiveSynch" Feature in Waveset.
Q: How does Waveset integration with OIA compare to OIM integration with OIA ?
A: Today the OIM integration more advanced that the integration in Waveset. Since patchset 1 released in June, OIM provides risk scoring feedback directly to OIA along with all of the preventative SOD checking and Role integration provided by Waveset
Q: What about look and feel customization can we do this in OIM ?
A: Yes - similar to Waveset OIM allows look and feel customization