OpenID Connect and WS-Fed OWIN Components: Design Principles, Object Model and Pipeline

added by Paul Wheeler
5/19/2014 5:19:20 PM


After having promised (to you and to myself) to write more in depth about the new OWIN components for OpenId Connect and WS-Federation, I am finally carving out some time to sit down and jolt down my thoughts about it. My goals for this post are to help you to understand what those new components are for, how they came to be and how they are structured. I am probably going to ramble a lot – I’ve been wanting to work on something like those libraries for the last 5 years or so, hence I have a backstory for practically every nook and cranny