Microsoft identity platform is an evolution of the Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) developer platform. It allows developers to build applications that sign in users, and access resources in both external applications such as Microsoft Office 365, the Azure portal, and thousands of other SaaS applications as well as internal resources, such as apps on your corporate network and intranet, along with any cloud apps developed by your own organization. In this module, you will learn the basics of Microsoft identity including the different types of tokens, account types, and supported topologies.
- Compare and contrast different grant types (flows) in the OAuth 2.0 protocol
- Evaluate which authentication protocol to use based on the app scenario
- Implement different authentication protocols in different application types
Follow along and complete the free, hands-on Microsoft Learn module at https://aka.ms/learn-identity-app-types.