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Azure Virtual Desktop: Plan and Implement Identity and Security

by Ned Bellavance

Identity management and security are mission-critical topics for an AVD environment. This course will teach you how to implement both in Azure Virtual Desktop.

What you'll learn

Once in production, providing the correct access and permissions to users and other administrators, as well as ensuring total environment security are major components of your everyday maintenance. In this course, Azure Virtual Desktop: Plan and Implement Identity and Security, you'll delve into the identity integration and security topics that are relevant to Azure resources. First, you'll explore access control and the Azure role-based access control mechanisms for distributing privileges to users and administrators. Next, you'll switch gears to learn about the general security best practices for Azure resources, including your AVD components. Finally, you'll discover how you can use Azure services like Azure Firewall and Azure Bastion to secure network connectivity to AVD. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of how best to ensure environment security to your production AVD deployment.

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About the author

Ned is an IT professional with almost 20 years of experience in the field. He has been a helpdesk operator, systems administrator, cloud architect, and product manager. In his newest incarnation, he is the Founder of Ned in the Cloud LLC. As a one-man-tech-juggernaut, he develops courses for Pluralsight, runs two podcasts (Day Two Cloud and Buffer Overflow), and creates original content for technology vendors. Ned has been a Microsoft MVP since 2017 and holds a bunch of industry certifications t... more

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