PowerShell Basics: Azure AD Management Commands

Now that we’ve covered the basics in my previous post, Step-By-Step: Intro to Managing Azure AD via PowerShell, we’ll take a look at the commands available to further manage you Azure AD deployment. Some of the commands currently used for on-premises Active Directory Management will also work for Azure Active Directory or differ very little….

Step-By-Step: Enabling Multi-Factor Authentication for Azure Active Directory Users

Multi-factor authentication (MFA) provides an additional layer of security to confirm the identity of a user. Methodologies utilized can include PIN, phone call, smart cards, biometrics etc.There are many MFA service providers currently in market that offer both on-premises service or via cloud based service. Integrating MFA to secure an on-premises active directory implementation, especially with it…

Step-By-Step: Enabling Domain Based Filtering in an Azure AD Connect sync

Microsoft’s Azure AD Connect tool can integrate an on-premises Windows Server Active Directory deployment with Azure Active Directory enabling users to connect to a multitude of SaaS applications, Azure Services and of course Office 365. The following video provides an overview of how the Azure AD Connect tool can enable said services: Several features are included with Azure AD Connect to…


Best Practices for Implementing Identity Management Solutions – Seminars

Avaleris and Microsoft will be hosting a seminar series on Identity Management & Secure Access to discuss ways that IT can meet the latest challenges in implementing Identify Management Solutions. Microsoft’s Forefront Identity Manager 2010 (FIM) R2 solution will be demonstrated. Come learn about some of the latest enterprise identity and security capabilities that Microsoft…