Build a foundation for your cloud strategy with cloud network connectivity to your existing infrastructure and an Active Directory Domain Controller in Azure for authentication.
# Get Started in Microsoft Azure
The first step of leveraging Azure is to set up network connectivity and implement a Domain Controller for authentication. This will provide network connectivity and a foundation for migrating additional workloads in the future.
## PEI’s Complete Domain Controller and Network Integration Includes
* Review of current on-premises Active Directory infrastructure
* Installation and configuration of a virtual Active Directory domain controller in Azure
* Creation of an Active Directory Site to represent Azure virtual services and resources
* Testing, documentation, and finalization of the solution
### Our Offering Also Includes These Services Not Offered by Others
* Setup and validation of an Azure tenant and configuration of Azure infrastructure
* Connecting to on-premises infrastructure for networking
* Setup and configuration of Azure networking for cloud connectivity
* Setup and configuration of a VPN between the main datacenter and the Azure tenant
* Integration with Azure IaaS to provide cloud-based virtual infrastructure
* Administrative training for your IT Team to manage the solution going forward
## Microsoft Gold Cloud Experts
PEI is a Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform and Gold Datacenter partner. Our senior-level engineers have extensive experience designing and building custom cloud solutions for our clients.