user authentication and app authentication

11-06-2015 01:03 PM
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We are going to switch to ArcGIS Server, I am quite not clear about the difference about  user authentication and app authentication, and they apply to/works   for web resources we deliver to users? Thanks.

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Hi Allen,

Your question is a little vague. What exactly do you mean when you say you're switching to ArcGIS Server?

To learn more about ArcGIS Server security, I would start with these 2 resources:

Hope this helps,