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Ptr: Authentication Scenarios in Azure AD

Came across a great article on MSDN recently that outlines the various authentication scenarios in Azure AD. Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) simplifies authentication for developers by providing identity as…..

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Windows Azure Pack Authentication Part 2

Last time we looked at how Windows Azure Pack authenticates users in the Admin Portal. In this post we are going to look at how authentication works in the Tenant Portal……

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Self-Serving Single Sign On

When I wrote Enough with the Pain of Passwords someone told me it was completely self-serving. Actually, it was. My day job is building a commercial Single Sign On product…..

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Enough with the Pain of Passwords

Passwords suck. This is a well known fact. Of course, we have conditioned ourselves to using passwords in painful ways so we accept this fact and move on with our…..

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Study of Commercially Deployed Single Sign On

Microsoft Research published a paper sometime last month analyzing Single Sign On services hosted by various commercial entities. Go Read it: Signing Me onto Your Accounts through Facebook and Google:…..

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Windows Live and Windows 8

So. I guess I wasn’t the only one with this idea: http://www.syfuhs.net/post/2011/02/28/making-the-internet-single-sign-on-capable.aspx Sweet. Announced earlier today at the Build conference, Microsoft is creating a tighter integration between Windows 8 and…..