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2 Days (09.00am - 05.00pm)
This course is intended for informationtechnology (IT) professionals who have a limited knowledge of cloud technologies and want to learn more about Microsoft Azure. This course provides the underlying knowledge required by all IT professionals who will be using Microsoft Azure, regardless of whether they are an administrator, developer, or database administrator.
Get hands-on instruction and practice implementing Microsoft Azure in this two day Microsoft Official Course. You will be presented with Basic cloud computing concepts as well as specific
Microsoft Azure features used in day to day administration of cloud resources. You will learn key Microsoft Azure concepts and basic implementation of Azure subscriptions, websites, virtual machines, storage, virtual networks, databases and Microsoft Azure Active Directory.
Why take the Microsoft Azure Essentials Training?
While this course does not map to an exam, it does provide you with the prerequisite knowledge for taking courses 20532B: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions & 20533B: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Describe the various Azure services, and access these services from the Azure portal.
Module 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Azure
This module describes the features of Microsoft Azure and the services it provides. The module also explains how to manage Microsoft Azure by using the Azure portal, Visual Studio, and SQL Server Management Studio. In addition, the module describes how to manage subscriptions and billing.
What Is Cloud Computing?
Module 2: Virtual Machines in Microsoft Azure
This module describes how to create and configure virtual machines and disks.
Create and Configure Virtual Machines
Lab : Create a Virtual Machine in Microsoft Azure
Create a Virtual Machine from the Gallery
Module 3: Websites and Cloud Services
This module explains the procedures for creating and configuring websites and cloud services. The module also describes how to deploy and monitor websites.
Create and Configure Websites
Lab : Websites and Cloud Services
Create a WordPress Website
Module 4: Virtual Networks
This module provides an overview of virtual networks and also describes the procedure to create one. The module then describes a point-to-site VPN and explains how to set up one.
Getting Started with Virtual Networks
Lab : Create a Virtual Network
Creating a Virtual Network
Module 5: Cloud Storage
This module describes cloud storage features such as azure storage accounts, BLOBs, tables, and queues. The module also describes how to create and manage storage.
Understand Cloud Storage
Create an Azure Storage Account
Module 6: Microsoft Azure Databases
This module provides an overview of the relational database deployment options. The module also describes how to create and connect SQL databases.
Understand Relational Database Deployment Options
Lab : Create a SQL Database in Azure
Create a New SQL Database in Azure and Configure SQL Server Firewall Rules
Module 7: Azure Active Directory
This module describes how to manage Active Directory objects and how they can be used for identity and access management. The module also describes how to configure authentication by using multi-factor authentication and single sign-on.
Overview of Azure AD
Lab : Create Users in Azure Active Directory
Create an Azure AD Directory
Module 8: Microsoft Azure Management Tools
This module provides an overview of the tools that you can use to manage Microsoft Azure such as Azure PowerShell, Visual Studio, and Xplat CLI.
Lab : Using Microsoft Azure Management Tools
Use the Azure PowerShell Modules
This course is intended for IT professionals who have a limited knowledge of cloud technologies and want to learn more about Microsoft Azure. The audience will include:
Individuals who want to evaluate the deployment, configuration, and administration of services and virtual machines using Microsoft Azure.
Before attending this course, students must have:
Professional experience in information technology.
Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions