Directory Services, Active Directory, and Azure Active Directory

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In this lesson, we will go over some basic identity concepts regarding security and Azure.

Learning Objectives

  • The concepts of authentication, authorization, and federation
  • What is an Identity and an Identity Provider
  • The concepts of directory services and Active Directory 
  • The concept of the primary security perimeter

Intended Audience

  • Users looking to learn about basic identity concepts referenced in Microsoft Azure
  • Users preparing for the SC-900 certification

Prerequisites 

  • A basic familiarity with Azure

 

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Lee has spent most of his professional career learning as much as he could about PC hardware and software while working as a PC technician with Microsoft. Once covid hit, he moved into a customer training role with the goal to get as many people prepared for remote work as possible using Microsoft 365. Being both Microsoft 365 certified and a self-proclaimed Microsoft Teams expert, Lee continues to expand his knowledge by working through the wide range of Microsoft certifications.

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