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(2014-09-16) Azure Active Directory Sync Services Has Reached General Availability

Posted by Jorge on 2014-09-16


Azure Active Directory Sync has reached general availability!

Features currently supported in this release:

  • Active Directory and Exchange multi-forest environments can be extended now to the cloud
  • Control over which attributes are synchronized based on desired cloud services.
  • Selection of accounts to be synchronized through domains, OUs, etc.
  • Ability to set up the connection to AD with minimal Windows Server AD privileges.
  • Setup synchronization rules by mapping attributes and controlling how the values flow to the cloud.
  • Preview AAD Premium password change and reset to AD on-premises.

Read all about it through the following links:

Use the following link to actually download it:

Cheers,
Jorge
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4 Responses to “(2014-09-16) Azure Active Directory Sync Services Has Reached General Availability”

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  4. Farooque said

    Installing a fresh install on windows server 2008 R2 and getting exception at the configuring pointe?
    Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Framework.ProcessExecutionFailedException: Exception: Execution failed with errorCode: 1603.

    Details:
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Framework.ProcessAdapter.StartProcessCore(String fileName, String& processOutput, String arguments, String workingDirectory, NetworkCredential credential, Boolean loadUserProfile, Boolean hideWindow, Boolean waitForExit, Boolean traceArguments)
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Framework.ProcessAdapterCallerBase.TypeDependencies.StartBackgroundProcessAndWaitForExit(String fileName, String arguments, String workingDirectory, NetworkCredential credential, Boolean loadUserProfile)
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Framework.MsiExecAdapter.InstallMsiPackage(String msiPackageDirectory, String msiPackageFileName, String parametersString, String installationPath, NetworkCredential credential, String installLogFileName, Boolean extractOnly, Boolean quiet, Boolean suppressReboot)
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Setup.SynchronizationServiceSetupTask.InstallSynchronizationService(String pathToMsiFiles, String msiFileName, String installationPath, String sqlServerName, String sqlInstanceName, Boolean useInstallPathForDBFiles, IDictionary`2 syncServiceGroups, NetworkCredential syncServiceAccountCredential, String logFilePath)
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Setup.SynchronizationServiceSetupTask.InstallCore(String logFilePath, String logFileSuffix)
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Framework.ActionExecutor.ExecuteWithSetupResultsStatus(SetupAction action, String description, String logFileName, String logFileSuffix)
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Setup.SetupBase.Install()
    — End of inner exception stack trace —
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Setup.SetupBase.ThrowSetupTaskFailureException(String exceptionFormatString, String taskName, Exception innerException)
    at Microsoft.Azure.ActiveDirectory.Synchronization.Setup.SetupBase.Install()
    at Microsoft.Online.Deployment.OneADWizard.Providers.EngineSetupProvider.SetupSyncEngine(String setupFilesPath, String installationPath, String sqlServerName, String sqlInstanceName, String serviceAccountName, String serviceAccountDomain, String serviceAccountPassword, String groupAdmins, String groupBrowse, String groupOperators, String groupPasswordSet, Int32 numberOfServiceInstances, ProgressChangedEventHandler progressChanged, NetworkCredential& serviceAccountCredential, SecurityIdentifier& serviceAccountSid)
    at Microsoft.Online.Deployment.OneADWizard.Runtime.Stages.InstallSyncEngineStage.ExecuteInstallCore(ISyncEngineInstallContext syncEngineInstallContext, ProgressChangedEventHandler progressChangesEventHandler)
    at Microsoft.Online.Deployment.OneADWizard.Runtime.Stages.InstallSyncEngineStage.ExecuteInstall(ISyncEngineInstallContext syncEngineInstallContext, ProgressChangedEventHandler progressChangesEventHandler)
    at Microsoft.Online.Deployment.OneADWizard.UI.WizardPages.PerformConfigurationPageViewModel.ExecuteSyncEngineInstallCore(AADConnectResult& result)

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