Build more secure applications
Get ahead of your users’ security needs by integrating your apps with the Microsoft identity platform.
Safeguard your organization with a seamless
Benefits of building apps with the Microsoft identity platform
Help secure your apps
Build authentication into your apps and give your customers advanced security and access control.
Provide identity protection
Safeguard user credentials and help prevent identity-related attacks.
Integrate with ease
Create your apps with confidence using open industry standards.
Create modern, standards-based authentication solutions
The Microsoft identity platform and Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) help developers reduce sign-in friction, build secure authentication, connect to Microsoft services, and publish their apps in the Azure AD app gallery.
Microsoft identity platform
Build apps your users and customers can sign in to with their Microsoft accounts or social accounts. Provide authorized access to your own APIs or Microsoft APIs, such as Microsoft Graph.
Azure AD app gallery
Publish your app to the Azure AD app gallery so it will show up as an option for customers when they add apps to their tenant.
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Stay up to date
Get the latest news about the Microsoft identity platform.
Understand the support options available for developers using Azure AD.
Join Microsoft identity platform community events for developers.