Author : HASSAN MD TAREQ | Updated : 2020/11/13

What Azure AD?

Azure AD is a multi-tenant, cloud-based directory and identity management service that combines core directory services, application access management, and identity protection.

Identity

Tenant

Azure AD directory

Application Object

Service Principle

See: Relationship between application objects and service principals

Managed Identity

Custom domain

Azure subscription

Account Administrator

Owner

Azure AD Global administrator

Azure AD roles

Use Azure AD roles to manage Azure AD-related resources like users, groups, billing, licensing, application registration, and more.

Role-based access control