Applications and Service Principals in Microsoft Entra ID

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This lesson introduces Applications and Service Principals in Microsoft Entra ID.

Learning Objectives

  • Have a baseline understanding of what role app registration plays, and the importance and use for service principals.

Intended Audience

  • Anyone who is interested in learning about the application registrations and service principals in Microsoft Entra ID.


  • A basic familiarity with Microsoft Entra ID.
About the Author
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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.

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