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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CIS 223 - Implementing Azure Active Directory

3 Credits, 2 Contact Hours
2 lecture periods 2 lab periods

Knowledge and skills to install, configure, and administer Microsoft Windows Active Directory services. Includes active directory structure, active Directory services, domain name system (DNS), group policy implementation, user accounts, software development, group policy security, and administration of active directory objects.

Prerequisite(s): CIS 221  
Information: This course may help students prepare for the first exam in the”Windows Server Hybrid Administrator Associate” certification.
Gen-Ed: Meets AGEC Options requirement; Meets CTE - Options requirement

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Course Learning Outcomes
  1. Deploy Active Directory Domain Services on-premise and in Microsoft Azure.
  2. Manage Group Policy
  3. Setup Identity Federation

I.Design Active Directory solutions

  1. Install and configure domain controllers

  2. Create and manage Active Directory users and computers

  3. Create and manage Active Directory groups and OUs

  4. Create managed services accounts

  5. Implement authentication and account policies

  6. Backup and restore Active Directory

  7. Setup read-only domain controllers

  1. Monitor replication

  1. Manage Group Policy

    1. Create and manage group policy objects

    2. Managing system and user preferences

    3. Managing Software installation

    4. Managing security settings

    5. Importing administrative templates

III.Setup Active Directory Certificate Services

  1. Install and configure AD Certificate Services

  2. Manage user and computer certificates

  1. Setup Identity Federation

    1. Install and configure AD Federation Services

    2. Configure multi-factor authentication

    3. Configure authentication policies

Effective Term:
Fall 2023