8 Truths and Tips: Avoiding Outages in Azure Active Directory and Hybrid AD

Unfortunately, Active Directory data loss (in Azure, on-premises and in hybrid environments) is a harsh reality for many organizations, especially as threat of malicious actors breaching AD is on the rise.

These business-critical services must be protected from costly outages and threats, which can stop users from getting to email, important documents and applications. While Microsoft provides limited tools to recover a deleted account, restoring the associated permissions, groups, roles and applications can be a manual, expensive and error-prone process.

This paper discusses 8 truths and tips to help you better protect your environment and plan for the inevitable recovery event.