ADFS – Active Directory Federation Services 2016 Installation & Configuration

Install and prepare two servers (adfs01/02.domain.com) 2016 with windows updates and join them to your domain. Determine the namespace that you will use for your ADFS (adfs.domain.com) Follow up the next step for completion. Service accounts As recommended by Microsoft,  a Group Managed Service Account (gMSA) has been created for managing the ADFS service. Specify which server will be permitted to use the service account. $server1 = Get-ADComputer “adfs01” $server2 = Get-ADComputer “adfs02” get-ADServiceAccount -identity SRVC_ADFS | set-adserviceAccount -DNSHostName SRVC_ADFS.domain.com -PrincipalsAllowedToRetrieveManagedPassword $server1, $server2   Certificate preparation Before the installation, you […]

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AAD – How to use Azure SQL Database with Azure Active Directory Authentification

In this post, i will go through the authentification with Azure Active Directory account and Azure SQL Database. Creation of the SQL Server and database In Azure, select the All Services button, search for SQL Server and click the star to add it in your favorites on the left bar. Click the SQL Servers blade and Add Fill the requested information to complete the creation of the SQL server. Proceed next to add a new database to the SQL server. Click New Database Fill the requested information to complete the database […]

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