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Description

This course helps you understand what Microsoft Defender for Cloud is, what it offers, and how it can be used to protect resources.

Learning Objectives

  • Learn what Microsoft Defender for Cloud is and what it does
  • Look at how Defender for Cloud is used to protect Azure resources, hybrid resources, and resources in other clouds
  • Look at how Defender for Cloud can be used to assess vulnerabilities and optimize security
  • Learn to use Defender for Cloud

Intended Audience

This course is intended for those who wish to learn about Microsoft Defender for Cloud.

Prerequisites

To get the most from this course, you should have some basic experience using Azure. 

Transcript

Congratulations! You’ve come to the end of the course! Let’s review what you’ve learned. We kicked things with an introductory look at Microsoft Defender for Cloud. You learned what it is and what it does.

After the intro to Defender for Cloud, we took a look at how it’s used to protect Azure resources, hybrid resources, and resources in other clouds. We then took a look at how Defender for Cloud can be used to assess vulnerabilities and optimize security. We wrapped up with a few demonstrations that showed you show to use Defender for Cloud.

At this point, you should have a good understanding of what Defender for Cloud is, what it does, and how to use it. To learn more about Defender for Cloud, you can, and should, read Microsoft’s published documentation. You should also keep an eye out for new courses on Cloud Academy because we’re always publishing new ones. 

Be sure to give this course a rating, and if you have any questions or comments, please let us know. As always, thanks for watching, and happy learning!

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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.