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AZ-204 Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure, Part 4 of 9: Authentication and Cloud

with expert Maruti Makwana

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Release date 3/23/2021
Level Beginner
Runtime 1h 5m
Closed captioning N/A
Transcript N/A
eBooks / courseware N/A
Hands-on labs N/A
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Course description

Azure Developers partner with cloud solution architects, cloud DBAs, cloud administrators, and clients to implement solutions. This course covers: Identity Platform, Authentication Library, Keys and Secrets and Identities for Resources.


1-2 years professional development experience and experience with Microsoft Azure. In addition, the role should have ability programming in a language supported by Azure and proficiency in Azure SDKs, Azure PowerShell, Azure CLI, data storage options, data connections, APIs, app authentication and authorization, compute and container deployment, debugging, performance tuning, and monitoring.

Learning Paths

This course will help you prepare for the following certification and exam:
Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

Meet the expert

Maruti is a Microsoft Certified Corporate Trainer with over 19,000 hours of experience corporate training for companies such as: Deloitte, Morgan Stanley, LTI Infotech, Unisys, Shell, Accenture and many more. He focuses on practical implementation and hands-on practice as the best way to understand technical training. 

Course outline

Module 4

Microsoft Identity Platform (16:12)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Identity as a Control Plane (01:58)
  • Create Authentication Context (01:56)
  • Microsoft Identity Platform (00:46)
  • Objects in Azure AD (00:37)
  • Common Authentication Flows (02:06)
  • Demo: Register an App with Microsoft Identity Pla (08:31)
  • Summary (00:08)
Microsoft Authentication Library (11:57)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Microsoft Authentication Libary (01:11)
  • Acquiring a Token Silently (01:13)
  • Graph Authentication DSK (01:40)
  • Demo: Interactive Authentication (07:36)
  • Summary (00:08)
Authorizing Data Operations in Azure Storage (10:21)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Container Permissions (00:45)
  • CORS Support for Azure Storage Services (01:02)
  • Authorization (00:51)
  • Shared Access Signatures (01:20)
  • Demo: Handling Access Security in AZ Storage (06:05)
  • Summary (00:08)
Manage Keys and Secrets Using Key Vault (12:22)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Azure Key Vault (01:01)
  • Key Vault Concepts (00:52)
  • Key Vault Authentication (00:54)
  • Secret Types (03:06)
  • Demo: Creating Key Vault using Azure Portal (06:11)
  • Summary (00:08)
Managed Identities for Azure Resources (14:35)
  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Azure Managed Identity (01:08)
  • Managed Identities Implementation (02:21)
  • System Assigned Managed Identity (02:08)
  • Types of Managed Identities (03:31)
  • Identities Demo (05:10)
  • Summary (00:08)