This module examines identity synchronization and explores the authentication and provisioning options that can be used, and the inner-workings of directory synchronization.
By the end of this module, you should be able to:
- Describe the Microsoft 365 authentication and provisioning options
- Explain the two identity models in Microsoft 365 - cloud-only identity and hybrid identity
- Explain the three authentication methods in the hybrid identity model - Password hash synchronization, Pass-through authentication, and federated
- Describe how Microsoft 365 commonly uses directory synchronization