Supported Token Format and Protocol in ACS

To get authenticated via Windows Azure ACS; relying party need to obtain a token. Token can be in different formats. Possible token formats are as below, SAML 1.1 and SAML 2.0 It stands for Security Assertion Markup language. It is wildly used token format. It is used in Single sign on It is used in … Continue reading Supported Token Format and Protocol in ACS

Step by Step guide on Federated Authentication in Windows Azure Web Role using Windows Azure App Fabric Access Control Service

In this article I will show you step by step demonstration of enabling Federated Authentication on Windows Azure Web Role using Windows Azure App Fabric Access Control Service. You are writing an application and want to make it open for users of all the identity providers. You want users of Facebook, Live, Google; Yahoo etc. … Continue reading Step by Step guide on Federated Authentication in Windows Azure Web Role using Windows Azure App Fabric Access Control Service