SAML with AD ?
Posted on 2016-07-15
We are introducing an SaaS in our company for the first time ever. The product's technical guys have said that in order to integrate with our AD, we will need to setup SAML with AD. So it works like SAML needs to be configured and then they have an AD connector which will do the sync.
My question is, is that different from ADFS ? I thought we need ADFS for trusts like these ? So SAML means no ADFS is required ? Because I have to keep my networking team in the loop due to (expected) DMZ requirements for ADFS ? Please advice.