Azure Access Control Service not available in some new Azure regions

Last year the Active Directory team announced that The future of Azure ACS is Azure Active Directory. In following with this direction ACS is not being deployed to all new Azure regions. As a result Service Bus users who use Azure Access Control Service with their Service Bus namespace will not be able to create…


New PowerShell 0.8.9 released

Last week the Azure SDK team released Microsoft Azure PowerShell 0.8.9 which can be installed with the Web Platform installer.  This updated includes a new -CreateACSNamespace parameter for the New-AzureSBNamespacecmdlet that we talked about in Change to Azure Service Bus Portal: Default Authentication Mechanism for Service Bus Namespaces now SAS.  This new optional parameter defaults to True for…