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Dan Gilroy

Project Manager

gilroy@rdacorp.com

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Agenda


Define an “Extranet”


Why Extend


Major Decisions


Farm Configuration


Network Topology


Collaboration Capability


Trust and Security


Maximizing Search


Stories from the field

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About Steve

Steve is a Principal Architect for RDA Corporation and
has over 16 years of professional experience. He has
been primarily focused on collaboration and business
intelligence solutions utilizing Microsoft
technologies
for the past 7 years.

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What’s an Extranet?

An extranet is a private network that uses
Internet protocols, network connectivity.
An extranet can be viewed as part of a
company's intranet that is extended
securely to
users outside the
company.

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Why create an Extranet


Provide protected information


Collaborate digitally


Continuous customer service


Independent marketing stream


Customer Retention


Extend investment in SharePoint

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Farm Configuration


One Farm


Or Two?

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Network Configuration


Open internal SharePoint farm to external access


Setup entire SharePoint farm in the DMZ


Split the farm

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What about Collaboration and Content?


How will extranet users collaborate with
internal users?


What type of content will be available to
extranet users?


Will that content be mostly static or dynamic?

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Information Architecture





SharePoint Publishing


Enable end user
content creation


Enforce standards
for the data and
layout of content.


Supports approvals.

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Maximizing Search


Ability to focus partner information


Security trimming is critical


Ability to match content to partner expectations

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What about access and security?


Content placement may depend on trust of the
partner/customer.


Determine User Authentication


Provider


Web Application


Token based authentication

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Extending a web application


MOSS requires an extension for each
authentication mechanism


Each extension requires a different URL


SharePoint 2010 allows a single web app to have
multiple authentication methods

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SharePoint Extranets


Convenient to configure and deploy


Multiple content scenarios


Secure


Extend collaboration to partners


Enable partner self service


Provides the same functionality as an intranet


Reduce customer service costs


Leverage investment in SharePoint technology


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Microsoft Partner Marketing


User Base:
Initial 20,000 but
target base is 100,000.


Server Configuration:
One
application server, two web
front ends.


Authentication Approach:
Uses Windows Live for
authentication.

RDA developed a global partner marketing
management portal for Microsoft. The
portal is Microsoft’s one
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stop location for
marketing campaigns, sales and technical
material and is used by both internal
Microsoft employees and Microsoft’s
partners.



The portal is available to Microsoft’s
worldwide partners in 10 languages and
provides a one
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stop shop for marketing
campaign content and management.

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West
Pharma



Internet/Extranet


User Base:
Public facing;
extranet component has approx.
20 users


Server Configuration:
One
application server and two Web
front
-
ends.


Authentication Approach:
Custom authentication provider
for extranet users (using SQL
Server)

For West Pharmaceutical RDA developed a
new Internet and Extranet site leveraging
MOSS as part of their Global Web
Rebranding Project. The rebranding effort
integrated their various websites into a
single, homogeneous site with a consistent
look and feel and additional functionality
across all world regions, including a secure
section for their partners.