Federated Identity

SharePoint with Azure Access Control Service

This article describes the installation process of using Azure Access Control Service (ACS) as an identity provider for SharePoint. This article uses Windows Live-ID as test.

This article uses ACS as the first federator after the consuming application with reference to the below architecture.

IdentityFederation

Prerequisites:
1: Administrative access to the Azure ACS. (https://manage.windowsazure.com/)
2: Access from SharePoint solution to Azure ACS url. (Internet browsing available)
3: Access to public URL of SharePoint solution. (SharePoint exposed to the internet)

Installation SharePoint with Azure Access Control Service

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