This post is part of a series on Managed Identity. For an introduction, see Managed Identity – Part I. Stay tuned for future posts.
Introduction Elaborating on Part I, this blog post will show you how to connect your application to different types of Azure resources using Managed Identity.
To use the Managed Identity to actually connect to Azure Resources, you’re going to need the NuGet package Microsoft.Azure.Services.AppAuthentication. This package enables a service to authenticate to Azure services using the developer’s Azure Active Directory/ Microsoft account during development, and authenticate as itself (using OAuth 2.