Intro to data classification and protection

DevOps Engineer
Solution Architect
Security Engineer
Microsoft Entra ID

Learners should know and be able to describe data classification and data protection key concepts.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you're able to answer:

  • What is a sensitive information type?
  • What is data classification?
  • What is data classification in the context of data governance and privacy compliance?
  • What are the common scenarios for using data classification?
  • How does data classification integrate with data protection?
  • What is data loss prevention?
  • What are the Microsoft technologies for data classification and protection?


-Basic experience with Azure services