Microsoft Azure Developer: Implement User Authentication and Authorization

by Sahil Malik

This course will teach you the fundamentals of modern identity, how the Microsoft identity platform applies them, and the various ways of securing azure storage.

What you'll learn

Cloud security is fundamentally different from on-premises and it all revolves around concepts such as RBAC, OpenID connect and more. In this course, Microsoft Azure Developer: Implement User Authentication and Authorization, you’ll learn the various facilities a key part of Azure, Azure storage provides to authenticate and authorize your requests, and how the Microsoft Identity Platform with Azure AD enhances those capabilities further. First, you’ll explore the various capabilities Azure storage has that are independent of Azure AD. Next, you’ll discover what modern authentication is. Finally, you’ll learn how to authenticate and authorize modern applications using Azure AD. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of modern techniques needed to secure Azure storage, and implement authentication and authorization.

About the author

Sahil Malik, the founder and principal of, has been a Microsoft MVP and INETA Speaker for the past 8 years, author and reviewer of many books and numerous articles in both the .NET and SharePoint space, consultant and trainer who delivers training and talks at conferences internationally. Sahil has trained for the best names in the Microsoft technology space, and has architected and delivered SharePoint based solutions for extremely high profile clients. Sahil has been deeply invol... more

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