Plan user profiles and identities (SharePoint Server 2013)
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2013
Topic Last Modified: 2013-12-18
Summary: Find the set of overview and planning topics for user profiles and identities for SharePoint Server 2013.
The following articles on TechNet and related resources provide information about user profiles and identities for SharePoint Server 2013.
The following articles about the set of user profiles and identities in SharePoint Server 2013 are available to view online. Writers update articles on a continuing basis as new information becomes available and as users provide feedback.
Learn about profile synchronization, also known as “profile sync”, in SharePoint Server 2013.
Plan how to implement profile synchronization in SharePoint Server 2013.
Learn about the User Profile service application and how SharePoint Server 2013 uses it to enable features such as social computing.
Plan user profiles for SharePoint Server 2013.
Get an overview of People Picker and links to topics about how to plan for People Picker in SharePoint 2013.