IT Systems Engineer Tracie Waterfield at Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust spoke to BDS about her experience of using Directory Manager:
During every implementation of Directory Manager an Identity Mapping exercise is completed, linking ESR records to Active Directory (AD) user accounts. When preparing data for this I ask “How many employee records do you have?” and then “and how many user accounts are there on AD?” The answers given always raise an eyebrow, revealing a disparity that can often be 1.5x or greater. This issue of having 100s or often 1,000s of active, redundant user accounts on AD is a cause of many directory and infrastructure problems: [Read more…]
Directory Manager, BDS’ Identity Management solution for the NHS, gains a foothold in Scotland.