Simplify external identity management
Azure Active Directory External Identities, part of Microsoft Entra, provides highly secure digital experiences for partners, customers, citizens, patients, or any users outside your organization with customization controls. Combine external identities and user directories in one portal to seamlessly manage access across the organization.
Single sign-on simplifies external access to your apps from anywhere.
Conditional access and multifactor authentication help protect and govern access.
A single identity management platform lets you engage with internal and external users more securely.
Developer tools make it easy to integrate identity workflow into your apps and services.
Connect your workforce anywhere
Enable secure and seamless access to SaaS apps
Simplify access to thousands of pre-integrated software as a service (SaaS) applications with single sign-on from any location, on any device.
Protect and govern access
Engage with your customers and partners
Secure and manage customer and partner identities beyond your organization with one identity management solution. Customize user journeys and simplify authentication with any identity including social IDs.
Integrate identity workflow into your apps
Unify your identity infrastructure management
Simplify the experience of managing and securing your entire identity infrastructure—including Azure AD External Identities—with the Microsoft Entra admin center.
Comprehensive security and compliance, built in
Microsoft invests more than $1 billion annually on cybersecurity research and development.
We employ more than 3,500 security experts who are dedicated to data security and privacy.
Pricing for Azure Active Directory External Identities
Azure AD External Identities offers built-in conditional access and security threat intelligence for all your users. Benefit from a free tier and flexible, predictable pricing for external users. Explore pricing options to find the version that fits your needs.
Get started with an Azure free account
After your credit, move to pay as you go to keep building with the same free services. Pay only if you use more than your free monthly amounts.
Trusted by companies of all sizes
"Azure Active Directory B2C is a huge innovation enabler... Our development teams don't need to worry about authentication when creating applications. It's also less work for our staff to not have to manage multiple authentication systems."
Ralf Cichy, Project Manager, Zeiss