Azure Active Directory integration
Streamline sign-in and deploy your application companywide. Enable single sign-on, automate user provisioning, or call Microsoft Graph APIs.
Build applications and services that integrate with Azure AD
Accelerate adoption of your application in the enterprise by supporting single sign-on and user provisioning, and enrich your application by connecting to user data with Microsoft Graph. Join the thousands of applications already integrated with Azure Active Directory (Azure AD).
Single sign-on reduces sign-in friction and gives users easy access to your app or website
User provisioning helps automate the creation, maintenance, and removal of user accounts
Microsoft Graph lets you create rich applications by connecting to users' mail, calendar, and contacts
Azure AD supports open industry standards such as OAuth 2.0, SAML, and SCIM for easy integration
Reach enterprise customers
Allow users to sign in with their Microsoft work or school account. Ninety percent of Fortune 500 companies use Azure AD, the sign-in engine for Office 365.
Reduce support costs
Azure AD handles the maintenance, administration, and infrastructure costs associated with identity and access management.
Help secure data and resources
Extend Azure AD security features to your application. Meet enterprise security and governance requirements to help customers protect their data and resources.
Focus on innovation
Spend more time building innovative features for your application and less time building solutions for identity and access management.
Organizations that have integrated with Azure AD
See how partners have integrated with Azure AD
Guy Asinofski, Software Engineer, monday.com
"If you want to sell to enterprise customers now, you have to offer single sign-on in your solution. Azure AD is so popular with those enterprise customers, it's a must-have if you want to work with them."
Lawrence Han, Enterprise Product Manager, Asana
"Azure AD provides that layer of security and assurance that IT managers and organizations are looking for. Our customers need the ability to streamline access that automatic provisioning and SSO provide."
Dhawal Sharma, Senior Director of Product Management, Zscaler
"Azure AD, which works on SAML, is standards based and allows the user to easily interact with our service with single sign-on. That makes deploying our service much easier."
Quickstarts and tutorials
Read the Microsoft identity platform overview for quickstarts, tutorials, and guides on how to add authentication to your applications and services.
Identity standards and protocols
Read the Identity Standards Blog to learn best practices and better understand the technical details of standards and protocols such as FIDO2, OAuth, OpenID Connect, and Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML).