Examine Microsoft Defender for Cloud and Microsoft Defender for IoT

Azure IoT Edge
Azure IoT Hub
Azure IoT SDK
Azure Portal
Microsoft Defender for Cloud
Microsoft Azure Defender for IoT

This module introduces you to various Azure services that can be used to monitor and enhance the security of your solution and examines the features and capabilities of Microsoft Defender for IoT.

Learning objectives

After you complete this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe Microsoft Defender for Cloud concepts.
  • Describe Microsoft Defender for IoT options and features of the agent-based implementation.
  • Describe IoT Hub security alerts and custom alert implementations.


Ability to:

  • Demonstrate a general understanding of cloud-based solutions, Azure, and Azure services.
  • Explain the features and capabilities of IoT Hub and implement secure device-to-cloud communication between an IoT device and an IoT hub instance.
  • Describe the Azure IoT SDKs for devices and services, and how Visual Studio Code, Azure CLI, and the Azure Cloud Shell can be used to configure and develop components of an IoT solution.
  • Describe the features and capabilities of Azure IoT Edge.