After overwhelming requests from our clients and prospects, it’s finally here!! Yes, the Virtual Identity Server Federation Services™ (VIS Federation Services). VIS FS seamlessly integrates with AD FS 2.0 to extend AD FS 2.0’s powerful features to now include the ability to support authentications from multiple data repositories as well as support for multiple authentications methods (traditional forms-based as well as Windows Integrated and SSO from other Identity Management systems. Read the full Press Release here.
Any claims-aware application that supports AD FS 2.0 (such as SharePoint 2010 and Unified Access Gateway or UAG) can now leverage the powerful features of the Virtual Identity Server (Virtual Directory), without even knowing about VIS! Simply configure the claims-aware application to AD FS 2.0, then configure AD FS 2.0 to trust the new VIS FS STS, and that’s it!! For more details about this new product, please stop by our booth at The Experts Conference 2011 in Las Vegas April 17-20!