Category Archives: Microsoft Cloud

Managing Directory Based Edge Blocking (DBEB) feature in Exchange Online Protection (EOP)

The DBEB feature is a powerful resource for Exchange Administrators that are using Exchange Online Protection where only the valid e-mail addresses in Office365 will be able to receive e-mails….

Restoring cloud services during an outage of the ADFS (Federation Services)

The Federation Server role is crucial when integrating on-premises with the Microsoft Cloud and in this article we are going to demonstrate how an outage can impact the end-users. In…

Managing the Password Synchronization in DirSync

In this Tutorial we will check how to manage the Password Synchronization feature in the Windows Azure Active Directory Synchronization Tool. Solution Before changing the settings we must make sure that…

Managing Federation Services– Enabling Single Sign-On (SSO)

Configuring an existent domain in Microsoft Azure to support Single Sign-On (SSO) Solution At this point in the game we have already installed, configured and prepare the Federation Services and…

Managing Federation Services–Preparing for the integration

How to install the additional components to support the integration between Federation Services and Microsoft Azure. For a company having the integration with Microsoft Azure and Federation Services improves end-user…

Managing Federation Services–Creating a GPO to support ADFS Single Sign-on

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to create a Group Policy to be applied to user objects, and this policy will add the Federation Servers in the…

Forcing Synchronization with Windows Azure Active Directory

In this Tutorial we are going over the process to force the synchronization with Windows Azure Active Directory using the latest Directory Synchronization tool available. Solution Logged in the computer…

Windows Azure e Office365 – Validating the synchronization process

In this final article of this Tutorial Series we will go over the process to create an user on-premises and what we have to do on our side to enable…

Windows Azure and Office365 – Configuring the synchronization tool

So far in this series we subscribed to the services, configured the on-premises and cloud environments and in the last one we install the tool on our on-premises. Now, it’s…

Windows Azure and Office365 – Installing the Synchronization Tool

In order to synchronize our on-premises Active Directory with Windows Azure Active Directory (WAAD) we can use a tool called Windows Azure Active Directory Sync Tool which is able to…