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    September 2018

    Sep 10

    Microsoft Authentication Library for .NET is in development

    .NET developers can use MSAL.NET to securely sign-in and authenticate any Microsoft identity (Azure AD and Microsoft Accounts) and call Microsoft Graph or other APIs.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security
    Sep 7

    In Development: Build Single Page Application with MSAL.js

    Developers can quickly add sign in to a single page JavaScript application using the Microsoft Authentication Library

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    Sep 7

    Microsoft Authentication Library for Javascript is in development

    Developers bulding a Single Page Javascript App can use MSAL.js to securely sign-in and authenticate any Microsoft identity (Azure AD and Microsoft Accounts) and call Microsoft Graph or other APIs.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security

    July 2018

    Jul 6

    Public Preview: Combined Password Reset & MFA Registration

    Users can register security info for multi-factor authentication (MFA) and password reset in a single converged experience.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features

    March 2018

    Mar 5

    Azure AD automatic user provisioning for Zscaler apps is in public preview

    Automated, policy-based provisioning and deprovisioning of Azure AD user accounts for Zscaler’s single sign-on (SSO) apps for identity lifecycle automation.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • Security

    April 2017

    Apr 27

    Azure Active Directory Administrative Units

    Administrative Units in Azure AD will enable large enterprises to sub-divide their directory and delegate administrative permissions across their complex organizations.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    Apr 26

    Azure Active Directory HR applications integration

    Customers will soon be able to use Azure Active Directory’s (Azure AD) cloud-based service to orchestrate user provisioning from Workday to on-premises Active Directory, Azure AD, and more.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    Apr 26

    Azure Active Directory (AD) pass-through authentication

    Pass-through authentication provided by Azure Active Directory will enable users to login to cloud resources by validating their password against their on-premises local Active Directory.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    Apr 26

    PingAccess for Azure Active Directory

    Ping Identity and Microsoft announce the general availability (GA) of PingAccess for Azure Active Directory (AD) Application Proxy, extending secure remote access to more on-premises applications.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features

    July 2016

    Jul 28

    General availability: Azure Active Directory conditional access

    You can use Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) conditional access policies to apply access rules to any Azure AD–connected application.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    Jul 28

    General availability: Microsoft Authenticator

    Microsoft Authenticator is the mobile application that will replace Azure Authenticator, the Microsoft account app, and all other Microsoft-published enterprise and consumer authenticator apps for Android, iOS, and Windows.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Multi-Factor Authentication
    Jul 15

    Azure App Service Authentication and Azure AD domain hints

    When you're creating web, mobile, API, or Function apps for use by members of your organization, it’s often the case that you’re using Azure Active Directory and you want to remove the option to sign in with non-organizational credentials.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • App Service
    • Features
    Jul 13

    Public preview: New version of Azure Active Directory PowerShell cmdlets

    A preview of the new version of Azure Active Directory PowerShell cmdlets provides more functionality in several areas, most notably for Modern Authentication and Multi-Factor Authentication.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features
    • SDK and Tools

    June 2016

    Jun 24

    Generally available: Windows 10 Enterprise State Roaming via Azure Active Directory Premium

    Enterprise State Roaming in Windows 10 allows the use of work or school identities to synchronize user settings and modern app data by using the Azure cloud for storage.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features

    May 2016

    May 10

    Public preview: Windows 10 Enterprise State Roaming preview via Azure Active Directory Premium is now available in Asia

    Enterprise State Roaming preview for Windows 10 via Azure Active Directory Premium is now available in the East and Southeast Asia Azure regions.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Regions & Datacenters

    April 2016

    Apr 14

    More ways to purchase Microsoft Azure Active Directory Basic

    You can purchase Microsoft Azure Active Directory Basic online through the Direct program, as well as through a Microsoft Enterprise Agreement, the Open Volume License program, and the Cloud Solution Provider program.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Pricing & Offerings
    • Services

    March 2016

    Mar 8

    Public preview: Azure Active Directory Identity Protection

    Azure Active Directory Identity Protection provides a consolidated view of suspicious sign-in activities and potential vulnerabilities to help protect your business.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features

    January 2016

    Jan 14

    General availability: Azure Role-Based Access Control with custom roles

    Azure Role-Based Access Control allows you to grant users only the rights they need to perform their jobs by using built-in or custom roles.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features

    November 2015

    Nov 12

    General availability: Role-Based Access Control

    Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) provides fine-grained access management for Azure resources, enabling you to grant users only the rights they need to perform their jobs.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features

    October 2015

    Oct 15

    Azure Active Directory Application Proxy enhancements

    Azure AD Application Proxy provides remote access and single sign-on (SSO) for many types of on-premises web applications.

    • Azure Active Directory
    • Features

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