links for 2008-01-11
By superpat on Jan 10, 2008
Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 provides support for federated authentication scenarios where the authentication system is not local to the computer that hosts Office SharePoint Server 2007.
This guide provides instructions for setting up Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS) in a small test lab environment.
Use Active Directory Federation Services to allow other organizations to use your Web applications without the need for you to grant access explicitly.
This paper briefly reviews WS-Trust and then describes how WS-Federation builds upon the Security Token Service model defined in that standard. A basic overview of the features of WS-Federation is provided.