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Microsoft DevOps Solutions: Designing an Authentication and Authorization Strategy

by John Savill

For applications and pipelines running in Azure, the identity is the gateway to services. This course will teach you the different options for application identity and how to securely enable access to resources.

What you'll learn

In hybrid environments identity becomes the new security perimeter and governs access. In this course, Microsoft DevOps Solutions: Designing an Authentication and Authorization Strategy, you’ll learn to fully leverage the identity capabilities available in Azure. First, you’ll explore how to control access to resources with RBAC and conditional access. Next, you’ll discover how to enable just-in-time role elevation. Finally, you’ll learn how to provide identities for application processes and pipelines. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of cloud authentication and authorization needed to securely enable complete identity-based controls and access for applications.

About the author

John Savill is an 11-time MVP, and he holds many Microsoft certifications including Azure Infrastructure and Azure Architecture specialist. John is the author of the popular original FAQ for Windows and posts numerous blogs to his site. John has written eight books on Microsoft technologies including Mastering Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Services and Mastering Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V.

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