Once you have Become familiar with Basic Schema Management we can begin to build on that understanding with more advanced concepts such as creating a new resource.
on the surface it may appear that Creating a resource is simple in fact its easier than creating
From the Administration Page of the Portal Click on Schema Management
From the Schema Management Page click on New
The Create Resource Type Window (User Interface) will open
Now Enter the following information
For System name
For Display Name
Resource to manage Location resource which map to Organizational Units
Click on Next , you will now be presented with the Localization Window which can be used to configure additional language support.
Click on Next to Proceed to the Summary Page
Verify all your information is correct, than click on Submit
You have now successfully Created a new Resource for the FIM Portal, you should now be able to locate your new resource on the Schema Management - All Resource Types window.
Examine the New Resource
From the Schema Management Window click on All Bindings
Lets Examine the attributes that are bound to the newly created Resource Click on
Click on Advanced Search, Modify the criteria to display all bindings for the new Location Resource
Notice there are 13 binding (attributes that were bound to the Location Resource) automatically.
From the Schema Management - All Bindings window you can bind additional attributes for the Location Resource or click on All Attributes to create new attributes that you will need bound to the Location Resource.
From the Schema Management Page click on All Attributes
Once on the All Attributes screen
Now from the All Attributes page click on New, You should now be presented with the Create Attribute popup
For the System name type
For the Display Name type
For Data Type select
Attribute to be used in building the DN
Before you continue to next screen verify information is correct, System name, Data Type, and Multivalued can not be changed after creation.
Click on Finish
Click on Summary
Now lets bind the following attributes to the FIM Portal
Before this Resource can be used in the FIM Portal you will have to perform additional steps
From the Administration Page of the Portal Click on Sets
From the Schema Management Page click on New, this will pop up the Create Set Window
For Display Name type _All Location Resources
I start this with an Underscore before it organizes all new Sets that I create and makes it easy for other admins to identify the work that is custom.
Click on Next , to advance to the Criteria-based Members Tab
Click on the All Resources Link from the first Line Select All Resources that match all of the following conditions:, and select location
Click on View Members , at this time you should not see any members, this is normal as we have not created any location objects.
Click on Finish.
Now we need to set permissions to manage the new Location Resource
From the Administration Page of the Portal Click on Management Policy Rules
Once your at the Management Policy Rules windows Click on New
Click on New , This will open the Create Management Policy Rule Window
For Display Name type Administration: Administrators can read and update Location
Click on Next, this will advance you to the Requestors and Operators Tab
For Specific Set of Requestors in the Box Type Administrators, Click on the validation option to the right
For Operation Select the following
Modify a single-valued attribute
For Permission Select Grants Permissions and mark it true
Click on Next , to advance to the Target Resource Tab.
For Target Resource Definition Before Request type _All Location Resources
For Target Resource Definition After Request type _All Location Resources
For Resource Attributes Select All Attributes ( In the future we may want to scale this back to specific attributes )
At this time we can click on Finish, This particular MPR will not be triggering workflows.
You will now be presented with the summary page, click on Submit once you verify all the information