Set up an identity management server: SQL Server 2016


This walkthrough uses sample names and values from a company called Contoso. Replace these with your own. For example:

  • Domain controller name - corpdc
  • Domain name - contoso
  • MIM Service Server name - corpservice
  • MIM Sync Server name - corpsync
  • SQL Server name - corpsql
  • Password - Pass@word1

Install SQL Server 2016 Standard/Enterprise Edition

  1. Launch PowerShell as a domain administrator.

  2. Change to the directory where the SQL Server setup program is located.

  3. Type the following commands.


More info SQL deployment accounts and services can be found here


SSMS is no longer included in SQL 2016. Download details can be found here