Configure Pass-through Authentication

The Pass-through Authentication

This authentification allows you to use the same password for the on-premise and Cloud-based applications. However, it’s important to note that user authentication is done through the Active Directory on-premise and not through Azure Active Directory. It’s a good alternative to Azure AD Password Hash Synchronization. However, it makes it easier to apply a security policy to passwords.

Benefits of the solution

This solution offers the following benefits :

  • The same password for cloud-based applications and on-premise applications
  • When user change password, the modification for cloud-based application is instantaneous
  • Easy to deploy: only one agent to install
  • Passwords are never stored in the cloud
  • Agents can be installed on multiple on-premises servers to provide high availability

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