Serious about security? Check out Azure Security Center

In “Hybrid Cloud Workload Protection with Azure Security Center,” a new course available on Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA), Yuri Diogenes and Ty Balascio offer an overview of Azure Security Center, including requirements, planning, onboarding, and troubleshooting. Yuri and Ty work with real-world data and share their experience in the field to show how the threat…

Preparing on-premises Active Directory for Azure AD Connect

Azure Active Directory Connect is Microsoft’s replacement for DirSync and Azure Active Directory Sync tools. In Skill 4.1 from Exam Ref 70-346 Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements, 2nd Edition, explore how to prepare your on-premises Active Directory environment for synchronization of user accounts, group accounts, and more.

ebook deal of the week: Microsoft Azure Security Infrastructure

Save 50%! Buy here. This offer expires on Sunday, March 26 at 7:00 AM GMT. Cloud computing offers compelling benefits, but many companies remain concerned about security and compliance in environments they don’t physically control. In response, Microsoft has introduced comprehensive tools for enforcing, managing, and verifying robust security on its Azure cloud platform.

New training course: Monitoring your hybrid environment with OMS security

If you’re wondering how to implement and manage Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) to monitor a hybrid enterprise infrastructure, be sure to check out this course with Yuri Diogenes. Learn about deployment, antimalware, and update assessments, in addition to incident detection and response.

Azure network security

Azure networking has a lot of moving parts. This chapter from Microsoft Azure Security Infrastructure discusses components from a security perspective, best practices, and some patterns that you might want to adopt for your own deployments.


Live online event: Azure Service Fabric Patterns & Practices

Want to build large-scale microservices using Azure Service Fabric? Join the experts who designed and built this platform as a service (PaaS) on November 2 from 8am‒5pm PDT as they explore Azure Service Fabric Patterns and Practices.