Integrating On-Premises Identity Infrastructure with Microsoft Azure (M10993)



In this course, you will learn how to integrate on-premises AD DS environment with Azure AD and how to use Azure AD as a directory service. You will discover how to use Azure RMS to protect sensitive documents. Additionally, you will focus on how to enhance authentication with multi-factor authentication and how to monitor directory synchronization health.

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  • AD DS administrators who are looking to train in cloud identity and access technologies.
  • System or infrastructure administrators with general AD DS experience and knowledge, who are looking for more advanced identity training for Azure services.


  • Experience with AD DS concepts and technologies in Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.
  • Experience working with and configuring Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.
  • Basic experience with Windows PowerShell.
  • Basic experience with cloud services such as Microsoft Office 365.
  • Basic experience with the Azure platform.
  • Basic experience with identities on premises or in cloud

Learning Objectives

  • Compare Azure AD to AD DS, perform Azure AD tenant provisioning, and manage objects and user roles in Azure AD
  • Use Azure AD as a directory service for an on-premises environment, configure single sign-on (SSO) in Azure AD, and protect privileged identities
  • Implement multi-factor authentication
  • Implement Azure RMS and integrate Azure RMS with on-premises services
  • Configure alerts and monitor directory services infrastructure

1. Introducing Azure AD

  • Azure AD overview
  • Implementing and configuring Azure AD
  • Managing Azure AD

2. Integrating On-Premises Active Directory with Azure

  • Extending an on-premises Active Directory domain to Azure
  • Directory synchronization overview
  • Implementing and configuring directory synchronization
  • Managing synchronized directories

3. Using Azure AD as a Directory Service in Hybrid Environments

  • Azure AD as a directory service for on-premises environments
  • Configuring SSO with Azure AD
  • Implementing Azure AD PIM

4. Configuring and protecting Authentication in Hybrid Environments

  • Authenticating users in hybrid environments
  • Implementing multi-factor authentication

5. Deploying Azure RMS with on-Premises Services

  • RMS overview
  • Implementing Azure RMS
  • Integrating Azure RMS with on-premises services

6. Monitoring Azure ADT

  • Azure AD reporting
  • Monitoring Azure AD