Azure AD Conditional Access

Last week Microsoft made Azure AD conditional Access publicly available. Let me explain what it is and why we would like to have this. What is it? First let’s talk about what it is. Azure AD conditional access lets you decide per application in Azure AD how your authentication should be handled. By default all…

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Updated: Extension attributes in Azure AD

This week I had a customer that has some data in their on-premises Active directory that we needed to use for a custom application in SharePoint Online. This data was placed in the ExtensionAttribute field of the user. With the latest version of Azure AD Connect we have the option to select attributes to sync…

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Updating my Azure resources to ARM

Last week the news came that the migration of IaaS from the classic deployment to Azure Resource Manager went General Available (GA). (https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/iaas-migration-ga/). Not everything can be migrated yet, see this list for the unsupported features for now (https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/virtual-machines-windows-migration-classic-resource-manager/#unsupported-features-and-configurations) I have a few resources still in the classic deployment model that are supported to move…

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SharePoint Saturday Netherlands June 11 2016

Two weeks after my visit to SharePoint Saturday Paris I visited SharePoint Saturday Netherlands. The schedule for today was a bit more relaxed than in Paris. We had 4 session slots of 75 minutes with great sessions and more time in between the sessions to have a chat with sponsors, trying out the HoloLens and…

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