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Mastering Identity and Access Management with Microsoft Azure

By : Jochen Nickel
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Mastering Identity and Access Management with Microsoft Azure

By: Jochen Nickel

Overview of this book

Microsoft Azure and its Identity and Access Management is at the heart of Microsoft’s Software as a Service, including Office 365, Dynamics CRM, and Enterprise Mobility Management. It is an essential tool to master in order to effectively work with the Microsoft Cloud. Through practical, project based learning this book will impart that mastery. Beginning with the basics of features and licenses, this book quickly moves on to the user and group lifecycle required to design roles and administrative units for role-based access control (RBAC). Learn to design Azure AD to be an identity provider and provide flexible and secure access to SaaS applications. Get to grips with how to configure and manage users, groups, roles, and administrative units to provide a user- and group-based application and self-service access including the audit functionality. Next find out how to take advantage of managing common identities with the Microsoft Identity Manager 2016 and build cloud identities with the Azure AD Connect utility. Construct blueprints with different authentication scenarios including multi-factor authentication. Discover how to configure and manage the identity synchronization and federation environment along with multi -factor authentication, conditional access, and information protection scenarios to apply the required security functionality. Finally, get recommendations for planning and implementing a future-oriented and sustainable identity and access management strategy.
Table of Contents (22 chapters)
Mastering Identity and Access Management with Microsoft Azure
About the Author
About the Reviewer
Choosing the Right Technology, Methods, and Future Trends

Integrating Azure AD join for Windows 10 clients

In this section, we will configure the Azure AD join functionality and join our first Windows 10 client to Azure AD, with a maximum of five devices per user.

Join your Windows 10 client to Azure AD

  1. Log in to your newly-installed Windows 10 client machine and navigate to Settings.

  2. We will sign in with [email protected]. Check your branding information.

  3. Click through the next section and join the client.

  4. Check the new status Organization as your Azure AD Directory name.

Verifyng the new joined Windows 10 client

Log in to as [email protected] and view under the User | Devices section the newly joined Azure AD device.

Login and adopt security policies

  1. Log in to the Windows 10 client with the credentials of [email protected] and click through the security policy configuration. Click Enforce these policies.

  2. Click through the PIN setup and finish the process

Testing the user...