Join David Elfassy for an in-depth discussion in this video Advanced Azure AD management using PowerShell, part of Microsoft Azure: Active Directory (2016).
- [Voiceover] So far, we've looked at the management tools…for Azure Active Directory which are…the graphical user interface management tools,…the ones that we use by accessing the various portals…that are available on Azure.…Now there's another way of managing…your Azure subscription.…And that's using Azure PowerShell.…Now if you're a Windows server administrator,…you're somewhat familiar with PowerShell…and the power of managing objects…using this command line interface.…Now Azure PowerShell needs to be installed…on your client computer in order to be able…to connect to your subscription…and then manage your objects in Azure.…
The Azure PowerShell basically has two elements…which is the sign-in assistant as well as…the PowerShell module for Azure AD.…So let's go ahead and install both of those.…So the first thing that we need to do is…to download the Microsoft online services…sign-in assistant.…And the sign-in assistant is basically going…to allow us to authenticate locally…using our credentials from Azure AD.…
Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) provides most of the rich functionalities of Active Directory, with the conveniences of cloud-based computing. Azure AD also offers developers a great way to integrate identity management into applications. In this Azure training course, David Elfassy introduces the terminology and feature set in Azure AD. He shows how to implement and manage user and group accounts, join client computers, and implement single sign-on and multifactor authentication. (Industry standard protocols such as SAML 2.0, WS-Federation, and OpenID Connect makes sign-on possible on a variety of platforms.) In the final chapters of the course, David reviews the more advanced reporting and features in Azure AD and Azure AD Connect, including syncing on-premise Active Directory and Azure AD.
- Understanding directory as a service (DaaS)
- Using Azure AD management tools
- Creating an Azure AD directory
- Managing users and groups
- Enabling Active Directory self-service
- Implementing Azure AD authentication
- Running Active Directory reports