• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

This course examines the security vulnerabilities, threats, and mitigations for Azure cloud computing services. After completing this course, you will be able to identify the most common security threats to cloud based applications and best practices to protect against them. You will also be able to identify key Azure security platforms and services that you can use to improve the security of your applications.

Learning Objectives

On successful completion of this course, learners should have the knowledge and skills to select, configure and implement Azure’s security services and technologies, including:

  • Azure Security Center, Active Directory and Key Vault
  • Storage, Virtual Machines and Networks
  • Azure Information Protection (AIP)
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Software Development


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