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IdentityServer4 - WS-Federation and Sharepoint

Friday, 03 March, 2017

IdentityServer4 - WS-Federation and Sharepoint

SharePoint is a popular document collaboration platform from Microsoft, capable of running multiple web applications which in turn consist of multiple web sites. SharePoint also comes with of the box support with other Microsoft products such as Office 365 and Active Directory. But what if you want to use SharePoint with non-Active Directory accounts? Or have SSO across all of your applications, even on mobile devices? Even Azure AD B2C struggles with this, due to it’s lack of support for SAML 1.1 tokens. This is where traditional identity providers start to struggle and IdentityServer steps in.…