As a part of a broader announcement about or Business Ready Security strategy for Identity and Security we have now announced the new name for Identity Lifecycle Manager "2". ILM "2" is a member of the Forefront family and the official name is "Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010".
When we write or talk about the product we will be using the following alternative names in falling priroty order Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager 2010 Forefront Identity Manager Identity Manager FIM
Names of the main components that make up Identity Manager 1. The new portal and the Service are simply called FIM Service and Portal 2. The metadirectory/synchronization/provisioning known from ILM 2007 is called FIM Synchronization Service 3. The Certificate Lifecycle Manager features in ILM 2007 is called FIM Certificate Management
I will follow up this announcement with more details on naming for the individual components
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