Azure Active Directory Basics

An introduction to the foundation of identity and security in the Microsoft Cloud

This course is aimed at giving you an understanding about what Azure Active Directory is and how it serves as the identity platform for many of the technologies in the Microsoft Cloud.

You'll learn about the differences between on premises Active Directory and Azure Active Directory as well as the different versions that are available. You'll see the different identity models Azure Active Directory supports and how you can access these. You'll learn how to connect on premises Active Directory to the Microsoft Cloud using the Azure AD Connect software as well as how to connect to Azure AD using PowerShell.

The course is a great foundation if you are new to Azure Active Directory and looking to understand the role that it plays into today's IT environment.

Your Instructor

Robert Crane
Robert Crane

Robert has a degree in Electrical Engineering as well as Masters of Business Administration. He is also a Small Business Specialist, Microsoft Certified SharePoint Professional and Office 365 Administrator. Robert has over 20 years of IT experience in a variety of fields and positions, including working on Wall St in New York. He continues his involvement with information technology as the Principal of the Computer Information Agency.

Apart from resolving client technical issues, Robert continues to present at seminars locally and internationally, as well as write on a number for topics for the Computer Information Agency. Robert has been President of the SMBiTPro community in Sydney. Since 2012 Robert has been awarded a Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award from Microsoft for his contributions around the Office 365 product. He also develops and presents technology courses on a regular basis at various locations. Robert is committed to a process of ongoing business and technical education to continue developing the skills required to assist clients with their business challenges.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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