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Test Lab Guide: Demonstrate SAML-based Claims Authentication with SharePoint Server 2013

This paper provides a brief introduction to SharePoint Server 2013 and illustrates how to create a three-tier test lab that uses SAML-based claims authentication.

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    This paper contains a brief introduction to SharePoint Server 2013 and step-by-step instructions for creating a test lab based on the SharePoint Server 2013 Three-Tier Farm test lab guide ( and the Test Lab Guide Mini-Module: Install AD FS 2.0 ( With this test lab, you configure and demonstrate Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML)-based claims authentication for a SharePoint Server 2013 web application.
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    Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista, Windows XP

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