See recommendations and best practices for authentication methods in Azure AD.
Build your apps with the Microsoft identity platform enterprises trust.
Build authentication and authorization into your apps with the Microsoft identity platform. Create apps users can sign in to with their existing accounts and authorize access to APIs.
Enable users to sign in to your app or website with their Microsoft accounts or social accounts and accelerate adoption of your app.
The Microsoft identity platform offers integration of modern innovations in identity and security like passwordless authentication and conditional access.
Customize and extend your apps to APIs. Create richer apps, services, or workflows through a single endpoint, Microsoft Graph.
With the Microsoft identity platform, you can get your app to market more securely with minimum friction. Build on a platform that gives you access to powerful data and functionality through a single endpoint, using open industry standards.
This is a simplified diagram of the Microsoft identity platform. The Azure portal delivers an easy and fast app registration experience. A set of Microsoft authentication libraries enable you to build web, mobile, and desktop apps with your favorite programming languages. The OIDC-certified endpoint allows compatibility with other libraries. This platform helps ensure that access to any type of APIs is secured. The Microsoft identity platform supports open industry standards and allows authentication of any Microsoft identity. External users such as customers and partners can also sign in to your app using their social identities.