Demistifying AAD

Croatian (Croatia) Advanced Identity

A lot of misunderstandings today is about AAD. Mainly mixing it (and compare) with AD (on-prem). In this session we want to extract all common mistakes from group usage, OU structure, UPN and SID (UID) and give clear vision for usage of On-prem, hybrid or pure cloud model. This session is designed for architects and other experienced IT persons who are responsible for authentication and security.


Dubravko Marak

Lead Consultant / Solution Architect / Microsoft MVP

Dubravko Marak has worked in the IT industry for more than 15 years. During his career, he has worked with many Microsoft Technologies, starting from Windows Server NT 4.0 up until 2012 R2. He is an active member of ITPro community. He is also active as a speaker on other events about Microsoft technologies. On Sinergija 12 he was the second best speaker and he had the most visited presentation. Some of his most notable projects are the migration from NT 4.0 and Exchange 5.5 to the Windows 2003 family, several infrastructure migrations to higher domain levels and the merging of two large German Telecom companies (20k+ users). His most challenging project was building a DR site based completely on Microsoft Technologies (from blueprint to finish). Currently, he is working as an infrastructure architect for his clients. He is Microsoft MVP since 01.10.2012

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