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An Intro to Microsoft Defender for Identity

Microsoft Defender for Identity - Introduction
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Difficulty
Intermediate
Duration
19m
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Description

This course introduces you to Microsoft Defender for Identity and is designed to provide you with a good understanding of what Microsoft Defender for Identity is, what it offers, the components that comprise it, and the requirements you must meet to use it.

Learning Objectives

  • Get a basic understanding of Microsoft Defender for Identity
  • Learn about the architecture of Microsoft Defender for Identity as well as its components
  • Understand the requirements for planning the deployment of Defender for Identity

Intended Audience

This quick-hitting course is intended for those who wish to learn what Microsoft Defender for Identity is and what it does.

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this course, you should have a general understanding of Azure, particularly Azure Active Directory.

Transcript

Hi there. Welcome to Microsoft Defender for Identity. My name is Thomas Mitchell and I’ll be taking you through this course.

I’m a Microsoft 365 instructor at Cloud Academy and I have over 25 years of IT experience, several of those with cloud technologies. If you have any questions about this course, connect with me on LinkedIn, or send an email to support@cloudacademy.com.

This quick-hitting course is intended for those who wish to learn what Microsoft Defender for Identity is and what it does.

We’ll start off with an intro to Microsoft Defender for Identity, where you’ll learn what it is and what it offers.

We’ll then run through the architecture of Microsoft Defender for Identity, where we’ll take a look at the components that comprise the offering.

We’ll wrap things up by covering the requirements and prerequisites that you must meet when planning the deployment of Defender for Identity.

By the time you finish this course, you should have a good understanding of what Microsoft Defender for Identity is, what it offers, the components that comprise it, and the requirements you must meet to use it.

We’d love to get your feedback on this course, so please give it a rating when you’re finished. If you’re ready to learn about Microsoft Defender for Identity, let’s get started.

About the Author
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Thomas Mitchell
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Tom is a 25+ year veteran of the IT industry, having worked in environments as large as 40k seats and as small as 50 seats. Throughout the course of a long an interesting career, he has built an in-depth skillset that spans numerous IT disciplines. Tom has designed and architected small, large, and global IT solutions.

In addition to the Cloud Platform and Infrastructure MCSE certification, Tom also carries several other Microsoft certifications. His ability to see things from a strategic perspective allows Tom to architect solutions that closely align with business needs.

In his spare time, Tom enjoys camping, fishing, and playing poker.