On Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:19:18, Vernon Hamberg wrote:
EIM and SSO is not new software - it is all on the system already and
has been since at least V5R2.
It is all configuration - and that would involve some dollars, due to
time, at least.
EIM is nicely described as a mapping from Windows user names to IBM i
user names - they don't have to be the same, nor do the passwords need
to be the same - once authenticated by Windows AD, IBM i trusts the
Active Directory server, so you are let in the door at Joe's Pool Hall
Synchronizing becomes a non-issue.
Vern, I did not know that EIM was bundled with the OS. Time constraints will
probably rule out
using it, but it sure looks interesting from what I'm reading at the