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This Active Directory Federation Services wiki page is intended to act as a content map for all members of the AD FS community. Members of the AD FS product team will occasionally monitor this article and post new links as necessary. We would like to enlist your help in adding useful links to this article in order to make hot AD FS topics and solutions more discoverable to the overall community.

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Several of the links provided on this page are to community-created content that is external to TechNet Wiki.

 

The following TOC list can be used to help you quickly jump to the relevant content category that is most applicable to your AD FS documentation needs.

 

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Learn about AD FS 2.0

If you are new to AD FS, we recommend that you review the following announcements, introductory reference links and claims-related details provided in this section to learn more about this technology.

Introduction to AD FS

Overview of AD FS 2.0

About Claims and Claim Rules

About Claims-Based Identity & Applications

 

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Research AD FS 2.0 Solutions

The following links can help you understand how AD FS 2.0 can work together with other technologies and products (both Microsoft and non-Microsoft) to provide single sign-on capabilities that span multiple boundaries and identity platforms. Note that several links in this section will jump you to community-created content that resides on web sites external to the TechNet Wiki.

Integration with Microsoft Cloud Products

Office 365

Windows Azure Applications Platform

Windows 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 2010

Forefront Identity Manager (FIM)

Forefront UAG

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011

SharePoint Server 2007 & Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

SharePoint Foundation 2010

SharePoint Server 2010

Windows Identity Foundation (WIF)

 

Interoperability with Non-Microsoft Products

Interop Setup Guidance

Interop Test Lab Step-by-Step Guides

  • AD FS 2.0 Step-by-Step Guide: Integration with RSA SecurID in the Extranet [ Read Online ]
  • AD FS 2.0 Step-by-Step Guide: Federation with IBM Tivoli Federated Identity Manager [ Download | Read Online ]
  • AD FS 2.0 Step-by-Step Guide: Federation with Ping Identity PingFederate [ Download | Read Online ]
  • AD FS 2.0 Step-by-Step Guide: Federation with Oracle Identity Federation [ Download | Read Online ]
  • AD FS 2.0 Step-by-Step Guide: Federation with CA Federation Manager [ Download | Read Online ]
  • AD FS 2.0 Step-by-Step Guide: Federation with Shibboleth 2 and the InCommon Federation [ Download | Read Online ]
  • AD FS 2.0 Step-by-Step Guide: Federated Collaboration with Shibboleth 2.0 and SharePoint 2010 Technologies [ Download ]

 

Case Studies

Microsoft IT

 

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Versioning

You might also find this versioning and installation information useful:

AD FS 2.0:

  1. It can be only be installed as a separate downloadable on Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2.
  2.  It CANNOT be added or configured on Windows Server 2008 or Windows Server 2008 R2 via Server Manager as a server role.
  3.  If you add the AD FS server role via Server Manager on Windows Server 2008, it is NOT AD FS 2.0 that you have just added but an earlier version of AD FS.

AD FS in Windows Server 2012: It can be added and configured as a server role via Server Manager in Windows Server 2012.

AD FS in Windows Server 2012 R2: It can be added and configured as a server role via Server Manager in Windows Server 2012 R2.

 

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Design and Deploy AD FS 2.0

The following links can help you get started with planning and deploying a specific AD FS 2.0 design in your production environment.

Plan and Design

Deploy

 

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Manage AD FS 2.0

The following links can help you understand how to manage and administer an existing AD FS 2.0 deployment.

 

Certificates

 

Federation Server

 

Federation Server Proxy

 

Federation Service

 

Monitoring

 

Office 365

 

PowerShell

 

Security

 

Sign-in / Sign-out

 

Trusts

 

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Troubleshoot AD FS 2.0

This following links can be used to help you locate the cause and resolution to common problems that may occur in your existing AD FS 2.0 infrastructure.

 

Authentication / Authorization

 

Browser Client Errors

 

Certificates

 

Federation Server Proxy

 

Federation Service

 

ForeFront UAG

 

Installation / Setup

 

Logging / Tracing

 

Office 365

 

Trusts

 

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QFEs Related to AD FS 2.0

You can use the following links to find the latest AD FS 2.0 hotfixes or QFEs.

 

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Additional AD FS 2.0 References

Here you will find additional reference links to related developer content, software downloads and related technologies.

Developer References

 

Software Downloads

 

Related Microsoft Products

 

Related Open Standards

 

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AD FS 3.0 Resources

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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Community Resources

The following resources can be useful for obtaining AD FS community support and for keeping up with the latest AD FS content updates and news.

Forums

 

Blogs

 

Feeds

  

Curah

  • AD FS on Curah - AD FS TechNet Content Map - the complete TechNet content map of AD FS starting with AD FS 2.0 and up to AD FS in Windows Sever 2012 R2.

 

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