If you’d like a excellent introduction to ADFS V2 check out Matt’s video – it’s well worth it. Here’s the synopsis of the video:
Matt Steele walks us through on a whiteboard all of the steps required on how to federate your identity to Windows Azure using ADFS 2.0 for single-sign-on. This video is a great way to learn how ADFS works and to help you get started to deploy this scenario before you dig into deeper whitepapers. We will help you answer questions like:Once you've watched the Matt's video you might want to read this article that recently appeared in InfoWorld: Does ADFS 2.0 deliver on its single sign-on promise?
- What kind of SSL certificate should we get and when to get it?
- Should we open up the firewall to the ADFS server or just manually copy over the certificates to establish the initial trust relationship?
- Should we use an ADFS broker or not?