Azure AD External Identities
Secure and manage customers and partners beyond your organizational boundaries
Engage your customers and partners
Explore common use cases for External Identities. Learn how to secure digital relationships using authentication, access controls, and identity protection.
Seamless authentication with 'bring your own identity' for business partners and customers
Collaboration with partners using any Office 365, SaaS, or custom LoB apps and services
Flexible and customizable sign-in experiences with company branding for customer-facing apps
Identity Protection with ongoing monitoring and detection for all user types
Simplify identity management with a single solution
Reduce the complexity and costs of managing multiple disconnected identity systems. Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) offers a single cloud-based platform for your employee, customer, and partner identity and access management with industry-leading flexibility and scalability.
Connect with people, not with user types
Build an identity experience that works for any user, using any identity, on any device. Make it easy for customers and partners to sign up and sign in using their existing social media ID, phone number, or credentials from any standards-based identity provider.
Trusted by companies of all sizes
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