Azure Active Directory: Key Concepts to Understand

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This lesson will provide you with an understanding of Azure AD, a cloud-based identity and access management service.

Learning Objectives

  • What Azure AD is
  • Key features and capabilities
  • Roles in Azure AD
  • Azure AD Domain Services
  • Hybrid identities
  • Azure AD Connect
  • Azure AD RBAC

Intended Audience

  • Cloud professionals who need an understanding of Azure AD


  • General knowledge of Azure
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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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