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Matt Pollicove

There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy. – Hamlet, Hamlet to Horatio At Las Vegas TechEd 2017, the topic of cloud computing was center stage. For the enterprise and

“A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupry If there’s one thing IDM comes with

Crusher: So much for the Enterprise E. Picard: We barely knew her. Crusher: You think they’ll build another one? Picard: Plenty of letters left in the alphabet. — Star Trek: First Contact I wanted to

To boldly go where no man — where no one — has gone… before. I have to tell you, this is how I feel after every TechEd, and I’ve been to at least six of

Data! Data! Data! I can’t make bricks without clay! -Sir Arthur Conan Doyle One of the issues that new administrators of IDM need to face understanding how data is organized in the identity store. Certainly

Hi Everyone, It’s quite an honor to be asked once again to present at TechEd.  Thanks again to the team for making this possible. So the next logical question is what will I be talking

Everything you can imagine is real.” ― Pablo Picasso One of the things I’ve always been hesitant to do in my IDM career is play with the actual database objects such as the Stored Procedures.

“Assimilate this” – Worf, Star Trek First Contact I think this is a good way to start this discussion of how SAP IDM can be used to provision information to a custom application. In my

Connecting Non SAP Applications to SAP IDM (Database oriented) Lily Sloane: I envy you… the world you’re going to. Captain Jean-Luc Picard: I envy YOU… taking these first steps into a new frontier. –Star Trek:

“There is a theory which states that if ever anybody discovers exactly what the Universe is for and why it is here, it will instantly disappear and be replaced by something even more bizarre and