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Administering Active Directory and Entra ID

by Neil Morrissey

With your Active Directory and Entra ID hybrid environment configured, you need to maintain and administer the objects in your directories. Learn how to manage users and groups, delegate administration, and configure self-service password management.

What you'll learn

An organization is a dynamically evolving entity and managing the directory of users and objects is an ongoing responsibility. In this course, Administering Active Directory and Entra ID, you’ll learn to manage the lifecycle of user accounts and directory objects. First, you’ll explore provisioning users, computer objects, and service accounts. Next, you’ll discover simplified administration using groups and organizational units, as well as configuring privileged access for administrators. Finally, you’ll learn how to configure self-service password reset for users. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of administration needed to manage Active Directory and Entra ID in a hybrid environment.

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About the author

Neil has worked on everything from early mobile .NET compact framework apps to modern Azure based web apps during his years in IT. As a developer and architect, he has focused on .NET and JavaScript application development, security, and hosting across a variety of Microsoft platforms, including ASP.NET, SharePoint, and Dynamics CRM. Neil has several Microsoft Certifications, including MCPD, MCSA, and MCSD.

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