Sun Role Manager 5.0 has been released this week. The new release see's enhanced features such as a granular certification engine, advanced rule management and a new event listener engine to allow a dynamic response to data changes.

New features include:

* Data Owner certifications to allow single attributes on a resource to be managed certified separately
* Application entitlement sets allow multiple resources to be managed as one entity
* Advanced Top Down role mining enhancements to allow extensive and scalable HR mining
* Enhanced integration with Sun Identity Management for Resource imports and meta-data synchronization
* True Closed-Loop-Remediation for life cycle management of revoked accounts using SIM
* Enhanced SIEM / CEF integration to allow user activity analysis on target system entitlements

The features should increase SRM's reputation as the industry's most mature and feature rich Identity Compliance and Roles engine.