Saves time and money addressing infrastructure design/implementation.
An ISV creating a software-as-a-service (SaaS) version of an existing on-premises .NET application.
An enterprise creating an application for its customers.
Frees the enterprise from the responsibility and expense of managing its own servers, turning capital expenses into operating expenses.
.NET Services Windows Azure Live Services Applications Applications SQL Services Others Windows Mobile Windows Vista/XP Windows Server .NET Services Access Control Service Bus Workflow ?
Access Control Service 1) Present SAML token 2) STS creates new SAML token according to rules 3) Return new SAML token 4) Present new SAML token User Browser 5) Use new SAML token to determine what this user can do Application STS Rules Access Control Service Bus Workflow ?
Service Bus Registry Endpoints 1) Register endpoints 2) Discover endpoints 3) Access application Organization Y Organization X Application Application Access Control Service Bus Workflow
Workflow Service Application Application HTTP Access Control Service Bus Workflow Service Bus