Past Meetup

SharePoint, Federated Identity, Token Auth… Oh my! with Jason Fertig

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12012 Sunset Hills Road · Reston, VA

How to find us

3rd Floor of the Microsoft Offices - Just ask the receptionist where we are :)

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Update: If you're not able to make it in person today - fear not, Metalogix has graciously offered to webcast this session for us today.

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If you were already set to attend in person, disregard this update, there's pizza here for you :)

11:30 - Pizza and soda
11:40 - Intro
11:45 - Session
12:45 - Sponsor Chat

SharePoint, Federated Identity, Token Auth… Oh my!

Target Audience: IT Pros, Infrastructure Engineers, Architects, Technical Managers, Business Managers, Developers

IT shops are stretched thin as we hear the catch phase, “More with less…” far more often than not these days. In as much, with the added information security controls that we have to put in place, and requirements to collaborate with partner organizations managing user’s identity is one extra thing that IT Pros end up having to maintain. And keeping up with the partner organizations IT shops to make sure that the right users have the right access to the right things? It’s a nightmare. But it doesn’t always have to be that way…

At Reston SPUG, Jason Fertig will be breaking down the walls and discussing what it means to use federated identities where other organizations still remain authoritative for their user’s access and authentication. Jason will dive deep into what it means to authenticate with a Token, how it impact’s the end user, what it means to ask your IT shop to setup AD FS v2, and how you can manage multiple authentication providers.

Without a doubt, a fun time shall be had by all.

About Jason Fertig

Jason Fertig is a Senior Infrastructure Consultant for Applied Information Sciences where he has been doing SharePoint consulting for over six years. Even before then he has been implementing and administering SharePoint since 2003. Within the SharePoint world, Jason specializes in farm infrastructure, performance tuning, load and stress testing, search, high scale, token authentication, secure environments, cloud and hybrid cloud implementations, and disaster recovery planning. Jason has designed, implemented, and transitioned complex SharePoint environments for a wide variety of commercial, defense, and federal clients.

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