Azure Databricks Security Fundamentals

Summary

This course provides an overview of essential security features to consider when managing your Azure Databricks workspace.

Description

This course provides an overview of essential security features to consider when managing your Azure Databricks workspace. You will start by identifying components of the Azure Databricks platform architecture and deployment model. Then, you will define several features regarding network security including no public IPs, Bring Your Own VNET, VNET peering, and IP access lists. After recognizing IdP and AAD integrations, you will explore access control configurations for different workspace assets. You will then identify encryptions and permissions available for data protection, such as IdP authentication, secrets, and table access control. Lastly, you will describe security standards and configurations for compliance, including cluster policies, Bring Your Own Key, and audit logs.

Learning objectives

  • Describe components of the Azure Databricks platform architecture and deployment model.

  • Explain network security features including no public IP address, Bring Your Own VNET, VNET peering, and IP access lists.

  • Describe identity provider and Azure Active Directory integrations and access control configurations for an Azure Databricks workspace.

  • Explain encryptions and permissions available for data protection, such as identity provider authentication, secrets, and table access control.

  • Describe security standards and configurations for compliance, including cluster policies, Bring Your Own Key, and audit logs.

Prerequisites

  • Beginning-level knowledge of basic Azure cloud computing terms (ex. Blob storage, ADLS, VNET, Azure Active Directory, etc.)

  • Beginning-level knowledge of basic Databricks concepts (ex. workspace, clusters, notebooks, etc.)

Learning path

  • This course is part of the platform administrator learning path. 

Proof of completion

 

  • Upon 80% completion of this course, you will receive a proof of completion.