Secure network connectivity on Azure

Business Owner
Business User
Technology Manager

Learn about the Azure services you can use to help ensure that your network is safe, secure, and trusted.

Learning objectives

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

  • Identify the layers that make up a defense in depth strategy.
  • Explain how Azure Firewall enables you to control what traffic is allowed on the network.
  • Configure network security groups to filter network traffic to and from Azure resources within a Microsoft Azure virtual network.
  • Explain how Azure DDoS Protection helps protect your Azure resources from DDoS attacks.


  • You should be familiar with basic computing concepts and terminology.
  • An understanding of cloud computing is helpful, but isn't necessary.