Release notes - IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence- PeopleSoft HR Feed Adapter 7.1.4

IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence PeopleSoft HR Feed Adapter 7.1.4 is available. Compatibility, installation, and other getting-started issues are addressed.





Welcome to the IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence PeopleSoft HR Feed Adapter.

These Release Notes contain information for the following products that was not available when the IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence manuals were printed:


Adapter Features and Purpose


The PeopleSoft HR Feed Adapter is designed to reconcile Person and organizational information from the PeopleSoft target. The adapter runs in "agentless" mode and communicates using JDBC and the People Tools Java API to the systems being managed. 


License Agreement


Review and agree to the terms of the IBM Security Identity Adapter License prior to using this product.

The license can be viewed from the "license" folder included in the product package.



Contents of this Release

Adapter Version



Release Date

2019 January 21 00.30.03

Adapter Version


Component Versions

Adapter build:



Dispatcher 7.0.32 or higher (packaged separately)


The following guides are available in the IBM Knowledge Center

PeopleSoft HR Feed Adapter Installation and Configuration Guide

New Features

Enhancement # (FITS)





Items included in current release (7.1.4)








Items included in 7.1.3 release



RTC 174564


Verify and Certify Support for PS 8.56




Items included in 7.1.2 release



 RTC 155223


US - As a PeopleSoft HR adapter developer, I need to create a suitable 8.55 dev/test environment.

Certify PeopleSoft HR Feed adapter on PeopleTools 8.55 HRMS 9.2 version




Items included in 7.1.1 release



RTC 152292


Add Support for Identity Governance and Intelligence (IGI) v5.2.2


Closed Issues



PMR# / Description




Items closed in current release (7.1.4)



RTC 182039



APAR IJ12544, Bugz 2739


D - As a PS HR adapter developer, I must ensure that the adapter works with PS configured with Oracle DB, APAR IJ12544, Bugz 2739, TS001434428




Items closed in 7.1.3 release










Items closed in 7.1.2 release










Items closed in 7.1.1 release









Installation and Configuration Notes



See the Installation Guide for IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence PeopleSoft HR Adapter for detailed instructions


Corrections to Installation Guide

The following corrections to installation guide apply to this release:


On page 5 -

In table 3. Prerequisites to install the adapter,

1.     change Description for PeopleTools Software as follows:




PeopleTools Software



Version 8.54 with HCM 9.1 module

Version 8.55 with HCM 9.2 module

Version 8.56 with HCM 9.2 module



2.     Add one more row as follows:


Tivoli Directory Integrator

adapters solution directory


A Tivoli Directory Integrator work directory for adapters. For more information, see, the Dispatcher Installation and Configuration Guide.


SQLPLUS client (When PeopelSoft uses database as Oracle)


Note: Version of SQLPLUS client and SQL Database server should be in sync


To connect to the resource it is essential to install SQLPLUS client on the machine where TDI resides. Add an entry for the PeopelSoft database in tnsnames.ora file in client installation directory (<SQLPLUS_client_Install_Dir>\dbhome_2\NETWORK\ADMIN\tnsnames.ora).





On page 12 –

Add following before What to do next


PeopleSoft configured with the Oracle 12c:

JDBC Drivers: ojdbc7.jar

Driver Class : oracle.jdbc.driver.OracleDriver

URL jdbc:oracle:Database_Type:@Net_Service_name



Configuration Notes

The following configuration notes apply to this release:


Customizing or Extending Adapter Features

The IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence adapters can be customized and/or extended. The type and method of this customization may vary from adapter to adapter.

Getting Started

Customizing and extending adapters requires a number of additional skills. The developer must be familiar with the following concepts and skills prior to beginning the modifications:

Note: If the customization requires a new IBM Security Directory Integrator connector, the developer must also be familiar with IBM Security Directory Integrator connector development and working knowledge of Java programming language.

IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence Resources:

            Check the "Training" section of the IBM Knowledge Center for links to training, publications, and demos.

IBM Security Directory Integrator Resources:

            Check the "Training" section of the IBM Security Directory Integrator Support web site for links to training, publications, and demos.

Support for Customized Adapters

The integration to the IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence server "the adapter framework" is supported. However, IBM does not support the customizations, scripts, or other modifications. If you experience a problem with a customized adapter, IBM Support may require the problem to be demonstrated on the GA version of the adapter before a PMR is opened.

Supported Configurations

Installation Platform

The PeopleSoft HR Adapter was built and tested on the following product versions.


  Adapter Installation Platform and Managed Resource 

Adapter Installation Platform

Managed Resource

IBM Tivoli Directory Integrator 7.1.1 + 7.1.1-TIV-TDI-FP0004 + 7.2.0-ISS-SDI-LA0008


People Tools v 8.54 with HRMS 9.1,

People Tools v 8.55 with HRMS 9.2

Security Directory Integrator 7.2  

People Tools v 8.54 with HRMS 9.1,

People Tools v 8.55 with HRMS 9.2

People Tools v 8.56 with HRMS 9.2



IBM Security Identity Governance and Intelligence:

Identity Governance and Intelligence 5.2.1

Identity Governance and Intelligence 5.2.2

Identity Governance and Intelligence 5.2.3

Identity Governance and Intelligence 5.2.4




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