The Windows Live@EDU Single Sign On project provides a middle tier WCF service, as well as SharePoint web parts and direct connectors for providing Single Sign On from your student portal into the Windows Live@EDU environment.
Windows Live@EDU Single Sign On Service
This project contains three main components, all designed to facilitate the single sign on environment for the
Written by staff at the Chisholm Institute (http://www.chisholm.edu.au/
) in South Eastern Melbourne, Victoria - it provides:
- A middle tier Windows Communication Foundation service which handles connectivity and token issuing to the Windows Live@EDU service.
- A .NET connector library to connect through the middle tier service or directly to the Microsoft Live@EDU single sign on service.
- A SharePoint 2007 web part to facilitate connections.
Using these tools, you can provide a single sign on experience for your students to the Microsoft Live@EDU service from your web portal, removing the requirement for them to know their username or password and fully automating their mail experience.