What is Azure Policy?

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In this lesson, we will take a quick look at Azure Policy and how it can be used to keep your data safe. 

Learning Objectives

  • What is Azure Policy, and how does it differ from Azure role-based access control?
  • How does Azure Policy evaluate resources?
  • What is a policy definition, and how does it function?
  • The formatting and components of policy definitions

Intended Audience

  •  Users looking to learn about the basics of Azure Policy 

Prerequisites

  • A basic familiarity with Azure
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Lee Mucciarone
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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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