OIM (Oracle Identity Management) consists of a large set of useful tools, grouped in three areas: Identity Governance, Access Management and Directory Services.
OIM: Oracle Identity Manager
Used for account provisioning. On- and off- boarding of new users.
OAM: Oracle Access Manager
Used to protect URLs.
OES: Oracle Entitlement Server
Used for role and privilege based access.
OIF: Oracle Identity Federation
Used for cross domain authorization (google.com/amazon.com).
Enterprise Single Sign On
Used to Auto-Fill legacy login dialogs
Adaptive Access Manager
Used for intrusion detection (ip localization, …)
OEG: Oracle Enterprise Gateway
Used as XML firewall (large data attacks, schema attacks, …). SOAP/REST translation.
Used for achieving data quality if organizational data is too bad.
Directory Server EE
LDAP server from SUN
OUD: Oracle Unified Directory
New Java-based LDAP server
OID: Oracle Internet Directory
Classic database-based LDAP server
OVD: Oracle Virtual Directory
Used to achieve combined view on several different ldap servers
OPSS: Oracle Plattform Security Services
Extension of JAAS. Offers API for all Oracle IDM products.
New tooling for iOS and Android based security