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Microsoft Defender for Cloud

2022-02-07T08:19:08+00:00

Manages all the security features of Azure. Detect vulnerabilities, restrict your exposure to threats, and quickly detect and respond to attacks. Secure Score allows you to get continuous assessment and security recommendations. It helps you to detect unusual activities and prevent threats in your PaaS workloads. Protect your virtual machines with configuration and vulnerability management, workload hardening, and server EDR. It also supports advanced monitoring to track and manage compliance & governance. Allows you to protect your resources using free or standard tiers. Concepts Defender for Cloud displays the overall secure score of your account. The higher the score, the [...]

Microsoft Defender for Cloud2022-02-07T08:19:08+00:00

Microsoft Defender for Identity

2022-02-07T07:29:52+00:00

Enables you to identify, detect, and investigate advanced threats in your organization. Allows you to monitor user activities and information. Identify and investigate advanced threats throughout the entire cyber-attack kill chain: Reconnaissance - identify attempts by attackers to gain information. Compromised credentials - any attempts that compromise user credentials shall be detected. Lateral movements - attacks to gain access to sensitive accounts. Domain dominance - the attacker has the credentials to access your domain controller. Exfiltration - unauthorized data transfer.   Sources: https://www.microsoft.com/en-ww/security/business/threat-protection/identity-defender https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/defender-for-identity/what-is

Microsoft Defender for Identity2022-02-07T07:29:52+00:00

Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)

2021-05-18T08:40:13+00:00

Bookmarks Features Concepts Monitoring Security Authentication Fundamentals: The Basics Validate Your Knowledge An identity and access management service that helps you access internal and external resources. Azure AD licenses: Free, Premium P1, Premium P2 and Pay as you go Free - user and group management in your on-premises directory Premium P1 - allows access to both on-premises and cloud resources. Premium P2 - provides an additional feature called Azure AD Identity Protection. Pay as you go - offers a feature called Azure AD B2C. Features You can use Azure AD Authentication [...]

Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)2021-05-18T08:40:13+00:00

Azure Service Health

2021-02-23T04:56:52+00:00

Gives you a personalized view of the status of your Azure services and regions. Azure Service Health is composed of three services: Azure status - informs you of service outages in Azure. Service Health - helps you have a customized view of your services' health in a region. Resource Health - provides health information on your Azure resources. Active events in service health: Service issues Planned maintenance Health advisories Security advisories Track any alerts and issues in real-time and get full reports once resolved. You can configure alerts to notify you about active and upcoming service issues. Azure users can [...]

Azure Service Health2021-02-23T04:56:52+00:00

Azure Information Protection (AIP)

2021-02-22T09:13:26+00:00

You can protect your documents and emails by applying labels. Labels can be applied: Automatically - administrators Manually - users By combination - recommendations Allows you to track your shared data and revoke access if needed. Configure policies based on the sensitivity of your data. Sharing data with others will be safe, and you are in control of who can edit, view, and print. Labeling content includes: Classification Visual Markings Metadata You can use default labels or custom labels. The default classification labels are: Personal General Confidential Highly Confidential Want to learn more about Azure? Watch the official Microsoft Azure [...]

Azure Information Protection (AIP)2021-02-22T09:13:26+00:00

Azure Blueprints

2021-02-23T05:01:17+00:00

Creates templates for standard and repeatable Azure environments that comply with an organization’s compliance requirements and operational standards. It supports the following resources as artifacts: Role Assignments Policy Assignments Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates Resource Groups It provides resource locking to prevent unwanted changes. A Blueprint may have its own parameters, but these can only be created if a Blueprint is developed from the REST API rather than Azure Portal. Blueprints role: Owner, Contributor, Blueprint Contributor, Blueprint Operator With Blueprints, you have a centralized location for environment management, including deployment, versioning, and update. If your subscriptions are in the same [...]

Azure Blueprints2021-02-23T05:01:17+00:00

Azure Advisor

2021-02-23T04:59:43+00:00

Advisor analyzes your configurations and offers personalized, actionable recommendations. It provides relevant best practices to help you improve: Cost Security Reliability Operational Excellence Performance Access recommendations are available at no additional cost. Want to learn more about Azure? Watch the official Microsoft Azure YouTube channel's video series called Azure Tips and Tricks. Sources: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/advisor/ https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/advisor/advisor-overview

Azure Advisor2021-02-23T04:59:43+00:00

Azure Monitor

2022-07-05T08:08:03+00:00

Bookmarks Features Log Analytics Application Insights Pricing What is Azure Monitor? Validate Your Knowledge Monitoring tool for your Azure resources and applications. A service to display the metrics of your resources. You can also configure alerts that send notifications when a threshold is breached. Features Metrics represents a time-ordered set of data points that are published to Azure Monitor. The metrics collected are stored for a maximum of 93 days. Share your dashboards with other users using Azure Dashboards. The data is stored as a set of records in either the [...]

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Azure Cloud Concepts

2021-05-11T06:03:18+00:00

Bookmarks High Availability Fault Tolerance Disaster Recovery Scalability Elasticity Agility Validate Your Knowledge Terminologies of the cloud: High Availability, Fault Tolerance, Disaster Recovery, Scalability, Elasticity, and Agility High Availability If hardware fails, you can get a new, exact copy of it in very little time Use clusters (a group of virtual machines) to ensure high availability Fault Tolerance Fault tolerance is part of the resilience of cloud computing Zero Down-Time -  if one component fails, a backup component takes its place Disaster Recovery Plan to recover critical business systems: [...]

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Azure CapEx vs. OpEx

2022-08-12T09:39:12+00:00

Capital Expenditure (CapEx) Upfront cost on physical infrastructure You need to plan your expenses at the start of a project or budget period. CapEx computing costs: Server costs - server clustering, redundant power supplies, and uninterruptible power supplies. Storage costs - centralized storage and fault-tolerant storage for critical applications. Network costs - cabling, switches, access points, routers, wide area networks, and Internet connections. Backup and archive costs - backup maintenance and consumables like tapes. Organization continuity and disaster recovery costs - recover from a disaster and continue operating using backup generators. Datacenter infrastructure costs - costs for construction and building [...]

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