Authorization with Windows Azure Active Directory
Published: April 5, 2013
Updated: August 15, 2013
In addition to using Windows Azure Active Directory for authentication, you can also use it for authorization, that is, restricting access to secured resources. The topics in this section explain the concepts and show how it's done in web applications.
Using Windows Azure AD for Authorization - Start here: Learn the basics of authorization with Windows Azure AD. This document describes the concepts used in authorization with Windows Azure AD.
Code Sample: Role-based Authorization in a Windows Azure AD app - See how it's done. Examine the code for a task tracking program that uses Windows Azure AD and the APIs in the Windows Azure Graph to define and manage role-based and ACL-based access to secured resources.