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We added 22 more SaaS Apps to the #AzureAD in April!

Howdy folks, I am excited to announce that we’ve added 22 new SaaS apps to Azure AD App Gallery in April. These apps are all federated SSO enabled. We are also actively working on documentation to list 12 more apps soon. HR apps: IBM Kenexa Survey Enterprise: This app helps businesses build better employee engagement...

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Major Coolness: Microsoft Security Intelligence Report #20 highlights #AzureAD Identity Protection!

Howdy folks, Today Microsoft published the 20th edition of our Semi-Annual Security Intelligence report. Like the previous 10 years of reports, it shares a huge wealth of information on the trends in cybercrime, malware, password attacks and more. For any of you who work in cyber security or identity, I would highly recommend taking the...

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Check out the new #AzureAD / Enterprise Mobility Suite documentation site!

Howdy folks, Yesterday morning we put into preview a pretty cool new documentation site for the Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS). It includes all of our best documentation on Azure AD, including how to guides, architectural overviews and detailed deployment guides. I’m pretty excited about the new layout, and the huge improvements in both the Information...

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100,000 Customers are syncing on-premises directories with #AzureAD!

Howdy folks, (Note: This blog post is an edit/update of a post from earlier today that accidentally contained incorrect data.) Amazing news to share today! As of yesterday, more than 100,000 customers are synching their on-premises Windows Server AD to Azure AD. No, that is not a typo – 100,000 customers! And 99% of these...

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Identity and Security innovations for your enterprise

Howdy folks, Today we’ve got some big news to share! As many of you know, Microsoft has a strong, ongoing commitment to help customers stay safe in a world with ever increasing threats from cyber criminals. As Satya announced last year and our Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) reiterated today, Microsoft is making huge investments...

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For Developers: The first use cases of the converged Microsoft account and Azure Active Directory programming model are now GA!”

Howdy folks, Today I am excited to tell you that the first set of uses cases supported by the Azure Active Directory v2 authentication endpoint are generally available. With the v2 endpoint, you can now build applications that let users sign in using their Azure AD backed work, or school account, or their Microsoft Account...

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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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Automated provisioning and SSO between Azure AD and Facebook at Work!

Howdy folks, Cool news to share today! We've just GA'd automated provisioning and federation based single sign-on between Azure AD and Facebook at Work. Facebook at Work is a new business version of Facebook that will be publically available in 2016. With the integration between Azure AD and Facebook at Work, businesses can now use...

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