Service application and service management (SharePoint 2013)
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2013, SharePoint Foundation 2013
Topic Last Modified: 2013-12-18
Summary: Learn about service application infrastructure and how service applications and services can be managed by farm administrators in SharePoint 2013.
Provides an introduction to the logical infrastructure of service applications and services.
Describes the process and cautions that are involved in sharing service applications across farms in SharePoint 2013.
Describes how services can be started, stopped, and configured.
Describes how to manage, create, configure, and share service applications.
Learn about how to configure the automatic password changes in SharePoint 2013.