Implement managed identities


Learn how managed identities can help you deploy secure solutions on Azure without the need to manage credentials.

Learning objectives

After completing this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain the differences between the two types of managed identities

  • Describe the flows for user- and system-assigned managed identities

  • Configure managed identities

  • Acquire access tokens by using REST and code


  • You should be experienced with developer concepts and terminology.

  • An understanding of cloud computing and some experience with the Azure portal.