Securing Groups in Entra ID with Administrative Units

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This lesson looks at Securing Groups in Entra ID with Administrative Units.

Learning Objectives

  • What administrative units are, and what they are used for
  • How to create an administrative unit, how to add groups to it, and how to use role assignments to secure those groups

Intended Audience

  • Anyone who is interested in learning how groups in Entra ID can be secured with administrative units


  • Have a basic understanding of Entra ID
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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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