what are the following licenses used for and whats the difference with plan 1 & plan 2

Cloud App Security Discovery (included in EMS license)
Cloud app security (additional license)
Azure Information Protect plan 1 (included in EMS license)
Azure Active Directory premium plan 1 (included in EMS license)
dougdogAsked:
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David Johnson, CD, MVPConnect With a Mentor OwnerCommented:
EMS is Enterprise Mobility and Security  which is designed for BYOD devices

https://www.encorebusiness.com/blog/microsoft-ems-e3-vs-e5/
Microsoft’s new Cloud App Security – this can help you discover the cloud apps in use in your network, and control access to those apps. (For instance, it will inform you of which 3rd party services an employee may be using without authorisation).
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cloud-app-security/what-is-cloud-app-security
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Get-ready-for-Office-365-Cloud-App-Security-d9ee4d67-f2b3-42b4-9c9e-c4529904990a?ui=en-US&rs=en-CA&ad=CA
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Vasil Michev (MVP)Connect With a Mentor Commented:
Well they keep on moving the feature comparison so I cannot find the one page I had in mind, but this one has detailed comparison between the different EMS editions: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/cloud-platform/enterprise-mobility-security-pricing

Now, Azure Information Protection is the "next version" of Microsoft's Rights Management solution, which allows you to encrypt documents and files, label them and share them securely with internal or external parties. The "encrypt" portion is included with O365 plans, what you get in addition with the AIP plan 1 is the "label" part. For automation, there is the AIP plan 2.

AAD Premium on the other hand offers a lot of features compared to the "basic" option we have with O365, as detailed here: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/pricing/details/active-directory/
In particular, all the self-service features require AAD Premium Plan 1, as well as some of the management/reporting features.
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dougdogAuthor Commented:
what is Cloud App Security Discovery
and cloud app security
whats the difference?
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dougdogAuthor Commented:
but what is the difference it turning on cloud app security discovery under ems and turning  on cloud app security stand alone license
are they the same thing
why can it be enabled in 2 places?
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