Azure AD Connect Sync staging mode provides high availability for AD Connect by creating a hot-standby server that can take over synchronization in the event the primary AD Connect becomes unavailable. It also provides a platform to test synchronization rule changes and a way to migrate Azure AD Connect Sync to a new server. In this video, we create an Azure AD Connect Sync staging server and use the configuration documenter tool to verify settings between staging and production.Continue reading “Azure AD Connect Sync Staging Mode”
I am excited to announce my new course, Hybrid Identity with Windows AD and Azure AD on Udemy.com. This course is all about synchronize your on-premises identities from Windows AD to Azure AD to support Azure, Office 365, Microsoft 365, and third-party services. This course is intended for anyone interested in learning about synchronizing identities in Windows AD to Azure AD. If you’re a Windows Domain administrator, someone new to Microsoft’s cloud services or preparing for a Microsoft certification, this course is for you.Continue reading “New Course: Hybrid Identity with Windows AD and Azure AD”
Azure Privileged Identify Management, or PIM, is a Microsoft service that enables management, control and monitoring of privileged access in Azure. In this video, I give you an introduction to Azure PIM. We go over the basics of on boarding a user to PIM, adding a user for active and eligible access, activating an eligible role, requiring an activation approval on a role and creating access reviews.