Azure AD authentication extensions for Azure SQL DB and SQL DW tools

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With the latest SQL server tools release we extended the Azure AD authentication support for SQL DB and DW tools for token-based authentication (Universal authentication) with MFA support.


The following SQL Server tools have been extended adding new functionality:

  • SSMS 17.2 supports the following functionalities:
    • Multiple-user Azure AD authentication for Universal authentication with multi-factor support (authentication option: Active Directory - Universal with MFA). A new user credential input field was added for the Universal authentication with MFA method to support multi-user authentication. See below as user name. 


Read more about it in the Azure blog.

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