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T24 Active Directory Federation Services: Why You Should Care and What You Should Know

August 23rd, 2012

4:15pm - 5:30pm

Level: Intermediate Advanced

Laura Hunter

Laura Hunter

Principal Technology Architect


Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) 2.0 is designed to meet the growing demand for a single sign-on solution that crosses organization, application and platform boundaries. In this session you will learn about the need for AD FS in a multitude of scenarios, followed by a description of the features and capabilities of the newest release of ADFS 2.0, as well as best practices from Microsoft's internal ADFS team on how to deploy a secure and highly available AD FS 2.0 deployment.

You will learn:

  • What is ADFS and where it will be used in your company
  • How it works and how to deploy
  • Tips & Tricks from the field