Enterprise Mobility and Security Blog


#AzureAD and PingAccess: Partnering to bring you Secure Remote Access to even more On-Premises Web Apps.

Howdy folks, Today I am thrilled to share the news that Ping Identity and Microsoft are partnering to provide secure access to on-premises web applications through the Azure AD Application Proxy and PingAccess. This partnership will expand the reach of Azure AD for customers and is a key proof point of our vision that “Identity...

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#AzureAD Identity Protection, Azure AD Privileged Identity Management and Azure AD Premium P2 will be generally available Sept 15th

Howdy folks, Today we’ve got some cool news! Azure AD Identity Protection, Azure AD Privileged Identity Management and Azure AD Premium P2 are going to be Generally Available next Thursday 9/15! I’m incredibly excited about the work the teams are doing here. I hope you will be as well. Azure AD Identity Protection is a...

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More #AzureAD MFA Coolness – selectable verification methods and more OATH!

Howdy folks, As most of you know, we take a lot of pride in delivering new capabilities at a super rapid pace. It’s one of the coolest aspects of working on Azure AD. And our MFA service is no exception! Today I want to let you know about TWO MORE cool features that are in...

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#AzureAD: Remember my MFA is now GA!

Hey everyone! We have some exciting news to share on vastly improving your users’ Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) experience by letting them skip MFA on trusted devices! Given the huge amount of phishing, malware and breach attacks out there, we know that the password alone really isn’t enough to keep your accounts safe! Using MFA is...

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Azure AD Connect 1.1 is now GA – Faster sync times, automatic upgrades and more!

Howdy folks, Today I’m psyched to announce a significant update to Azure AD Connect —the simple, “one stop shop” for connecting your Windows Server Active Directory and Azure Active Directory. As I mentioned in my blog post earlier this year, we’ve already seen tremendous excitement and adoption growth of Azure AD connect. And since that...

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For Developers: Important upcoming changes to the v2.0 Auth Protocol

Howdy folks, If you follow this blog you are probably aware that we are hard at work building a unified developer and user experience across the Azure Active Directory and Microsoft Account cloud services. The developer facing piece of this is our v2.0 app model, which we announced back in August and is in preview....

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