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SharePoint Server 2010 design samples: Corporate portal with classic authentication or with claims-based authentication

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  • Version: 2
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

Design samples illustrating a typical corporate deployment of SharePoint Server 2010 and using two forms of authentication.

  • These design samples illustrate a typical corporate deployment, with the most common types of SharePoint sites represented. The two samples differ only in the mode of authentication that is implemented -- one uses classic authentication and one uses claims-based authentication.


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SPS_2010_Design Sample_Corporate Portal_ClaimsAuth.pdf
SHA1: afe3d3d711b149e5e9e24a6e8c9bd71eaa22ad6c
398 KB
SPS_2010_Design Sample_Corporate Portal_ClaimsAuth.vsd
SHA1: bfebc658b97853c39aed46e05ed2c1e717c32ffd
8.89 MB
SPS_2010_Design Sample_Corporate Portal_ClaimsAuth.xps
SHA1: b37448cca586cc74c4313cbfed3078d70babf217
727 KB
SPS_2010_Design Sample_Corporate Portal_ClassicAuth.pdf
SHA1: 482d87e111ab04fbe07e2580a0562a75d66a2496
302 KB
SPS_2010_Design Sample_Corporate Portal_ClassicAuth.vsd
SHA1: af8b458689983a1609332f2c2a01c8d39a262c73
6.25 MB
SPS_2010_Design Sample_Corporate Portal_ClassicAuth.xps
SHA1: d1cba19912afbb7193a09262bc83b8af81a9f078
695 KB

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Operating Systems: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

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