Azure AD Application Proxy now with native Tableau support

Hi Everyone, We’ve heard feedback that you’ve wanted a more streamlined setup for Tableau using Azure AD Application proxy. Today, we are happy to announce that Application Proxy now natively supports Tableau. There are no longer any additional configuration steps required for using it with Application Proxy. We’ve done this by updating our pre-authentication protocol from OpenID…


Securing API Access beyond Intranet with Azure AD Application Proxy

Many of you have said that you have business logic/API either running on premise or somewhere hosted in Virtual Machines across the cloud. These native apps often run on iOS/Android/MAC/Windows and need to interact with the API endpoints to make use of the data or provide a way of user interaction. This is a scenario…


Application Admin Role in Public Preview

Hi Everyone, Until now, only Global Admins were able to configure and change Azure AD Application Proxy settings and features. This week we announced the new “Application Admin” role in public preview. This is a delegated role that includes permissions for Application Proxy settings and configurations. Test it out and let us know what you…


Custom Domains Deep Dive

Hi Everyone, Throughout our documentation, we emphasize that we recommend using custom domains – bringing your own domain for the external URL rather than using the domain we provide. To help make the value and configuration of custom domains clearer, below is a deep dive – starting with some FAQs and then moving into…


Access Panel Extension for Application Proxy

Hi Everyone, We have a very exciting release today – the Access Panel extension for Application Proxy. This enables your users to access applications directly through internal URLs, even when outside your corporate network. The extension can now recognize requests to URLs that match the published internal URL for an application assigned to the user….


Understanding CORS Issues

CORS can sometimes present challenges to the Applications/Apis published via the Azure AD Application Proxy. There are many options to resolve these issues with ease, and in this blog we share those options as well as provide another look at understanding CORS. What is CORS? Cross Origin Resource Sharing (CORS) is a W3C standard that…


Websocket Feedback Request

Hi Everyone, Many of you are trying the websocket support we announced recently in Public Preview. As we look towards GA, we would love to get more of your feedback on how the preview is going and what apps you’d like to see us support next. If you have tried the new websocket support, or…


Limited Websocket Support now in Public Preview

Hi Folks, Many of you have been asking for websocket support, and I’m excited to share that we now have limited support available in a public preview! To join this public preview, there are just two steps: Publish an application. There are no unique publishing requirements for websocket applications, so publish this application the same…


Wildcard publishing and Powershell cmdlets now Generally Available

Hi All, Last month we announced two features in public preview. I’m excited to share that both of those features, wildcard application publishing and Powershell cmdlets, are now Generally Available. Many of you already joined us for the preview, but below is a reminder on how you can start using those features today. App Proxy…


Wildcard Application Publishing Deep Dive

Hi Everyone, Earlier this month we announced support for wildcard (*) application publishing. In this blog, we’ll take a moment to go over this in more depth. As a reminder, you can use wildcards(*) to publish many applications at once. Wildcards also let you apply the same settings such as authentication method and user assignment…