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What is OAuth?

OAuth is an open protocol to allow secure authorization in a simple and standard method from web, mobile and desktop applications.

OAuth enables third-party applications to gain limited access to an HTTP service.  183 more words

Software

Skype for Business Server 2015 Archiving with Exchange 2013 Step by Step

Exchange 2013 can provide archiving storage of Skype for Business Server 2015 instant messages between contacts and web conferencing transcripts. These are stored in the user’s Exchange mailbox removing the requirement of a SQL Server database. 1,667 more words

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Generating Twitter API credentials

Twitter’s official guide on how to manually generate Twitter API credentials is severely out-of-date (see: https://dev.twitter.com/oauth/overview/application-owner-access-tokens). The following instructions are accurate as of August 2015. 126 more words

API

Websocket disadvantages

Back in 2012, I wrote about my concerns with the proliferation of WebSockets.  Since WebSockets is basically just a mechanism to establish a raw socket connection and a simple protocol to send packets, potentially every application has a different communication protocol. 157 more words

Webservices

Skype for Business and the Unified Contact Store (UCS) Step by Step

Step by Step Guide on how to Configure UCS with Skype for Business Server 2015

When Skype for Business Server 2015 and Exchange 2013 are deployed together, user contact lists can be stored on Exchange 2013 and called using EWS instead of SIP requests to the Skype for Business Server. 943 more words

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Federated Identities: OpenID vs SAML vs OAuth

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A federated identity in information technology is the means of linking a person’s electronic identity and attributes, stored across multiple distinct identity management systems.

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Authentication And Authorization

Server-to-Server Authentication OAuth for On Premises Skype for Business Server 2015 and Exchange 2013

Skype for Business Server 2015 utilises other applications and server products and must be able to communicate securely and seamlessly with them.

Take for example the Unified Contact Store and Exchange 2013. 1,009 more words

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