How Azure AD Connect Health works

Azure AD Connect Health offers you the ability to monitor and gain insights into the identity infrastructure used to extend on-premises identities to Azure Active Directory and Office 365. You can view alerts, performance information, usage patterns, and configuration settings; it enables you to maintain a reliable connection to Office 365 and much more. This is accomplished by using an agent that's installed on the targeted servers.

The diagram that follows shows how Azure AD Connect Health communicates. It also shows the components that are currently supported:

  • Active Directory Domain Services (ADDS) 2008R2 up to 2016
  • Azure AD Connect Version 1.0.9125 or higher
  • Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS ...

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