Integrating Active Directory, designing Active Directory Synchronization, and planning for Azure Active Directory identities are the first design steps when planning for and designing devices in the Enterprise. In this course, you’ll learn how to design for cloud/hybrid identity including how to plan for Azure Active Directory identities and how to design for Active Directory synchronization using Azure Active Directory Connect and Active Directory synchronization tools and services. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the Microsoft certification exam 70-398: Planning for and Managing Devices in the Enterprise.

Target Audience
Anyone wishing to obtain knowledge on Windows 10 planning and designing cloud and hybrid identities and supporting identity infrastructure for managing devices, and candidates taking the 70-398: Planning for and Managing Devices in the Enterprise Windows 10 certification exam. The audience will also include established IT professionals who have experience in desktop/devices administration, Windows networking technologies, Active Directory, Microsoft Azure, and Intune concepts, in addition to candidates who have general IT experience with working knowledge as a Device Support Technician or a Device System Administrator.


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Windows 10: Designing for Cloud and Hybrid Identity


  • start the course
  • design Azure AD Identities
  • provide a scenario of Active Directory integration
  • apply Azure Multi-factor Authentication
  • perform user self-service from the Azure Access Panel
  • design and list Azure AD reporting
  • define company branding
  • design the Cloud App discovery Azure AD premium feature
  • design the Group-based Application Access Azure AD premium feature
  • design the Self-service Group Management Azure AD premium feature
  • design the Advanced Security Reporting Azure AD premium feature
  • design a Password Reset with Write-Back Azure AD premium feature
  • design a single sign-on
  • list Active Directory synchronization tools
  • plan for Azure AD Synchronization Services
  • design for Connect Health
  • design Azure AD identities

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