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Event Review: RMS in Windows Server 2008 (Session ITPROADD-401)

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Session Outline

In this session, we are going to show some of the elements of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 that enable the complete protection of documents and messages. Information Rights Management is a growing concern for all sorts of organizations. In this session, we will outline common IRM needs and scenarios. The session will first look at the new features of Active Directory Rights Management Services as well as look at the previous version of Microsoft RMS and the two service packs issued for it. The session will cover how to employ RMS with RMS-enabled applications, such as Microsoft Word, Outlook e-mail messages, and a SharePoint Server library. Finally, the session will look at how to extend the reach of IRM to users outside of your own Active Directory forest.

Session Agenda

  • Active Directory Rights Management
  • AD RMS and Microsoft Office
  • Integration of AD RMS with Microsoft Office SharePoint

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Demo: Deploying Active Directory RMS

In this demonstration, we will look at the prerequisites for deploying RMS, focusing on the certificate authority. Then, we will create a custom rights template. Finally, the new RMS server will be used to protect a Microsoft Word document.
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Demo: Employing RMS with SharePoint

This demonstration will show how to connect our SharePoint server to the RMS cluster and apply Rights Management Services to documents placed into the SharePoint site.
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Demo: Employing RMS Outside the Domain

RMS can be leveraged for more than just internal users. We can allow Windows Live ID users access to our RMS-protected documents. We can also trust RACs issued by other RMS servers. With Windows Server 2008 RMS and Active Directory Federated Services are available as server roles. We will show how to configure RMS as an AD FS application.
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