FederationManagement Class

.NET Framework 4.6 and 4.5

Defines static methods for creating Federation Metadata documents and for updating application configuration based on Federation Metadata documents.

System.Object
  System.IdentityModel.Services.FederationManagement

Namespace:  System.IdentityModel.Services
Assembly:  System.IdentityModel.Services (in System.IdentityModel.Services.dll)

public static class FederationManagement

The FederationManagement type exposes the following members.

  NameDescription
Public methodStatic memberCreateApplicationFederationMetadataCreates an XML document that contains Federation Metadata.
Public methodStatic memberUpdateIdentityProviderTrustInfo(XmlReader, XmlReader, Boolean)Updates the specified application configuration, if needed, based on the specified Federation Metadata document and a value that specifies whether the claims offered list should be updated.
Public methodStatic memberUpdateIdentityProviderTrustInfo(XmlReader, XmlReader, Boolean, MetadataSerializer)Updates the specified application configuration, if needed, based on the specified Federation Metadata document and a value that specifies whether the claims offered list should be updated. The serializer with which to read the security token service (STS) metadata is also specified.
Public methodStatic memberUpdateIdentityProviderTrustInfo(XmlReader, XmlReader, XmlNodeReader, XmlNodeReader)Updates the specified application configuration, if needed, based on the specified Federation Metadata document. Returns the configuration elements for the issuer name registry, as well as the configuration elements for the updated list of claims types offered, if it has been updated.
Public methodStatic memberUpdateIdentityProviderTrustInfo(XmlReader, XmlReader, XmlNodeReader, XmlNodeReader, MetadataSerializer)Updates the specified application configuration, if needed, based on the specified Federation Metadata document. Returns configuration elements for the issuer name registry, as well as the configuration elements for the updated list of claims types offered, if it has been updated. The serializer with which to read the security token service (STS) metadata is also specified.
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For more information about Federation Metadata documents, see section three of the following specification: Web Services Federation Language (WS-Federation) Version 1.2 (http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=210152).

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.
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