Managed Service Identity for Azure Resources

A Managed Service Identity (MSI) is a feature that is in public preview where it gives an Azure Service an automatically managed identity in the Azure Active Directory that can be used to authenticate to any Azure Service that supports Azure AD Authentication. In most scenarios, you need to authenticate in to cloud services in … Continue reading Managed Service Identity for Azure Resources

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Design Patterns for Cloud: #1 Federated Identity Pattern

Federated Identity Pattern is a cloud design pattern that is used to delegate authentication responsibility to an external identity provider. It’s a useful pattern when your application needs to provide Single Sign-On (SSO) experience to the users, where applications needs to authenticate users with multiple partners, in Software as a Service (SaaS) applications where tenants … Continue reading Design Patterns for Cloud: #1 Federated Identity Pattern