Getting started with the official SailPoint IdentityNow PowerShell SDK

SailPoint Identity PowerShell SDK

This week as part of the SailPoint Developer Days 2023 conference the SailPoint Developer Relations team proudly announced the official SailPoint IdentityNow PowerShell SDK. They also announced Typescript and Go, but I’m sure you’re here for PowerShell.

I was very proud to be included in the announcement with Jordan Violet the head of Developer Relations at SailPoint and then followed up by Philip Ellis who gave an overview of the SDKs.… keep reading

Searching LDIF Files with PowerShell

Yes, it is 2023 and you did read the title correctly. Searching LDIF Files with PowerShell. But why?

Something I learned a few decades ago in Identity Management is that when you go live with an identity solution that updates Active Directory, you will get blamed for changes you didn’t do.… keep reading

Convert to and from Windows and Unix timestamps with PowerShell

Convert Windows Unix timestamps to DateTime PSObject

In this post I detail a module I’ve just published that is another of those I’ve done this before, but how do I find it again moments. Converting from Windows and Unix timestamps with PowerShell. A number of the PowerShell Modules I’ve published do contain the Unix timestamp conversion, but I couldn’t find Windows timestamp conversion as a function that I know I’ve previously written.… keep reading

My first Microsoft Certification in 21 years

IT Certifications are something I have no shortage of. When I entered the IT industry as a graduate in the early 1990’s obtaining certifications was the primary way of showing capability and competency in the industry. It was the early days of the internet and most IT related technical resources were distributed on compact discs with patches made available via bulletin boards and Compuserve.… keep reading

I don’t know what my password is and I don’t care. I’ve reached peak password!

Passwordless, are we there yet? Even though Passwordless means different things to different people, in my interpretation of user initiated password obsolescence I’ve minimised typing passwords as much as possible. In this post I’ll detail how.

Eliminating Password Use in the Enterprise

You don’t need to wait for your organisation to start promoting and urging you to go passwordless.… keep reading