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Configuring and Managing Microsoft Azure Key Vault

by Ned Bellavance

Azure Key Vault provides life-cycle management for keys, secrets, and certificates. In this course you will learn the basics of using and managing Key Vault, including creating and securing Key Vault, storing sensitive data, and auditing access.

What you'll learn

Azure Key Vault is a secrets management platform, providing a secure repository to keys, secrets, and certificates. It offers deep integration with other services in Azure, and provides a highly secure repository for your most sensitive data. In this course, Configuring and Managing Microsoft Azure Key Vault, you will learn how to deploy and manage Azure Key Vault. First, you will understand how to deploy Key Vault and control access on the management plane. Then, you will discover how to create keys, secrets, and certificates and secure access to those objects with Access Policies. Finally, you will gain knowledge about configuring proper logging and auditing of Key Vault using Log Analytics and Storage Accounts. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills necessary to confidentially deploy and manage Azure Key Vault in your cloud environment.

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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