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Securing Microsoft Azure Networks

by Michael Teske

This course provides a fundamental understanding of Azure network security services, resources, and features to help you better secure your Azure environment. Along the way, you'll learn Microsoft's best practices and their role in your journey.

What you'll learn

Establishing a presence in the cloud should be done with security at the forefront. In this course, Securing Microsoft Azure Networks, you will learn what services and features you can leverage to create a plan to better improve your security profile in Azure. First, you will configure access control by securing what traffic can access your assets as well as who. Next, you will create and configure services that will better protect your network from malicious actors. Finally, you will maintain a secured connection from your on-premises environment to Azure in order to manage your Azure assets in a more secure fashion. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to apply security controls to your Azure network resources while creating a secure posture in the cloud.

About the author

Michael Teske is a principal security author with Pluralsight helping people build their skills toolkit. Michael has 25+ years of experience in the IT Ops/Cloud/Cybersecurity industry including 17 of those years as an IT instructor at a technical college, focusing on Microsoft server infrastructure, security and automation. Michael attained his MBA with an emphasis in Computer Information System Security several years ago. Michael still keeps up with the industry as an independent consultant in ... more

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