Azure AD Password Protection is now generally available

We’ve talked about this Azure AD feature a few months ago, when it was in Public Preview, you can take a look at the article here: https://systemplus.gr/azuread-password-protection-and-smart-lockout-are-now-in-public-preview/ Something that was not so clear and it needs to be, is the fact that it’s not only a cloud solution: it can be used even on on-premises…

Azure AD B2C custom policies to build-your-own identity methods is in general availability

A few days ago the Azure AD product group has announced the general availability of the Identity Experience Framework and custom policy support in Azure Active Directory B2C. That really means that you can use your own identity frameworks to use the identity technology of your choice and interoperate with multiple identity providers. With the…

Azure AD Naming Policy for Office 365 Groups is now available

Another cool Azure AD feature was announced these days: we now have the ability to enforce a Naming Policy for Office 365 Groups. That new Naming Policy feature enables admins to define prefix or suffix conventions that can be automatically appended to group names and create a list of words that are blocked from use…

You can now collaborate using Azure AD and login with any account

Azure AD B2B Collaboration gives you the ability to collaborate with other organizations and people, even if they do not use Azure AD. The Azure AD Team recently improved the way that an external company can authenticate to your Azure AD using Google IDs. So, even if your external partners use Gmail accounts, you can…

Four major Azure AD Identity Protection enhancements are now in public preview

More and more enhancements related to Identity Protection have been announced today! So let’s see all of them: Improved user interface that now includes security insights, ability to filter and create reports New APIs that allow you to use all this monitored data to your own ticketing systems Improved risk assessment, so to be able…

#AzureAD Password Protection and Smart Lockout are now in Public Preview

One more cool feature related to Azure Active Directory, especially for those of you that care about security. Remember that the GDPR mandates for a strict security baseline, in order to protect personal data. So this new feature that was announced in Public Preview, forces or audits the passwords that the Azure AD users use;…

Use Internal URLs to access apps from anywhere with My Apps Sign-in Extension and the #AzureAD Application Proxy

If you regularly follow this blog, you should already know a lot about Azure AD Application Proxy. I also recommend that you take a look at this presentation here: http://systemplus.gr/training/training-videos/azureadproxy/   Now we have the option to access internal resources using internal URLs even when outside our corporate network by using the My Apps Secure…

New #AzureAD B2C customization options

(Σημείωση: έχουμε ανακοινώσει ένα webinar στα ελληνικά για το Microsoft Azure, ώστε να μπορέσετε να εκπαιδευθείτε από το σπίτι. Δείτε περισσότερες πληροφορίες εδώ.)   The Azure AD product group recently announced some exciting new features. Here is a short list: Enhanced flexibility for customizing login and registration experiences. Update the portal experience so that features…

What is (usually) in my bag for the MVP Summit 2018 (and also when I travel for business)

As many of you know, I travel a lot for business. And obviously I need to carry some technology with me, that in many cases makes my life easier. During travels I also need to use some technology to spend my time during long-haul flights from Europe to the US for example. During conferences I…