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about AD FS 2.0 Introduction to AD FSAbout Claims and Claim RulesAbout Claims-Based Identity & Applications Research AD
FS 2.0 Solutions Integration with Microsoft Cloud Products Office 365Windows Azure Applications PlatformWindows Azure Appfabric Access Control Services (ACS) Integration with Microsoft On-Premises Products Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS)Active Directory Rights Management Services (AD RMS)Exchange Server 2010Forefront Identity Manager (FIM)Forefront UAGMicrosoft Dynamics NAV 2013Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011SharePoint Server 2007 & Windows SharePoint Services 3.0SharePoint Foundation 2010SharePoint Server 2010Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) Interoperability with Non-Microsoft Products Interop Setup GuidanceInterop Test Lab Step-by-Step Guides Case Studies Microsoft IT Design and Deploy AD FS 2.0 Plan and DesignDeploy Manage AD FS 2.0 CertificatesFederation ServerFederation Server ProxyFederation ServiceMonitoringOffice 365PowerShellSecuritySign-in / Sign-outTrusts Troubleshoot AD
FS 2.0 Authentication / AuthorizationBrowser Client ErrorsCertificatesFederation Server ProxyFederation ServiceForeFront UAGInstallation / SetupLogging / TracingOffice 365Trusts QFEs
Related to AD FS 2.0Additional AD FS 2.0 References Developer ReferencesSoftware DownloadsRelated Microsoft ProductsRelated Open Standards AD FS 3.0 ResourcesCommunity Resources ForumsBlogsFeeds
Overview of AD FS 2.0
With Windows Server 2012 R2 new version of AD FS arrived. Not all details are fully documented but there are a lot of new functionality. And no direct upgrade path.
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Wow, this is very in depth! Great job, Nick!
Very cool! thanks!
The article "Forefront UAG and ADFS: Better together" above refers to ADFS 1.0 not 2.0.
•Requires agents to be incorporated into the web application – unless using Token agent.
ADFS v2.0 does not have agents
•ADLDS or Active Directory can be used as the account store.
ADFS v2.0 only allows ADDS not ADLDS
Awesome ADFS reference - thanks very much.
The best ADFS reference out there!
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