Enterprise Mobility and Security Blog


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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Azure AD Delegated app access management is now GA!

Howdy folks, Earlier this year, we shipped a preview of employee self-service app access for Azure AD to help our enterprise IT customers streamline their app access request and approval processes. This feature allows employees to add more applications in their Azure AD access panel, and allows IT to create optional approval workflows that puts...

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Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 is now GA!

Howdy folks, Big news today – Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 has reached General Availability! Microsoft Identity Manager (and its predecessor, Forefront Identity Manager) is used by many of Microsoft’s largest customers around the world to automate their on-premises identity workflow. I’m really excited by the value and innovation this version delivers for those customers. Shai...

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