Updated: March 16, 2008
Applies To: Windows Server 2003 R2, Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows Server 2003 with SP2
This page lists resources for smart cards in Windows Server 2003. Smart cards are used to securely store certificates, public and private keys, passwords, and other types of personal information.
Checklist: Deploying smart cards for logging on to Windows
This checklist provides an overview of the steps needed to deploy smart cards for use in Windows logon.
Planning a Smart Card Deployment
This deployment guide provides information about deploying smart cards, including creating a plan for smart card use, selecting smart card hardware, creating a smart card deployment plan, and planning for ongoing smart card support.
- For changes in smart cards from Windows Server 2003 to Windows Server 2008, see What's New for Identity Management in Windows Server 2008.