Visio Services: External Data Authentication White Papers 'Online & Offline'

Microsoft released two new white papers to help Visio Services administrators choose and configure the right external data authentication mechanism for their data connected diagrams:Data Authentication for Visio Services paper provides an overview of the advantages, drawbacks and apps of the various authentication mechanisms available to Visio Services, namely: Kerberos, Secure Store Service and the […]

Microsoft released two new white papers to help Visio Services administrators choose and configure the right external data authentication mechanism for their data connected diagrams:

  • Data Authentication for Visio Services paper provides an overview of the advantages, drawbacks and apps of the various authentication mechanisms available to Visio Services, namely: Kerberos, Secure Store Service and the Unattended Account. The paper also walks through how to configure Secure Store Service and Unattended Account to function with Visio.
  • Configuring Kerberos Authentication for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Products and Technologies paper provides a step-by-step guide on how to configure Kerberos to function with various SharePoint services – scenarios #1 and #7 should help you get Visio Services up and running.

White Papers: Data Authentication | Configuring Kerberos Authentication