Microsoft Azure


Microsoft Azure is a Cloud Computing platform that offers various industry specific cloud services. This hands on course focuses on designing and implementing architecture with Azure platform.

Azure offers both Platform as a service (PaaS) and Infrastructure as a service(IaaS) services and supports many different programming languages, tools and frameworks, including both Microsoft-specific and third-party software and systems. This course will give you an advanced insight into different services of Microsoft Azure specially on Azure Active Directory, Database Services like Azure SQL and Cosmos DB, Advanced Application Designing, Configuring Template driven Deployment,  Azure Machine Learning, implementing various kind of workloads on Virtual Machine, Identifying Automation and Monitoring Strategies using Azure Services through hands-on instructor-led delivery model building upon the Cloud Computing with Microsoft Azure – Level 2 training.



Chapter 1: Getting started with Microsoft Azure

Overview of cloud computing
Cloud offering
What is Azure?
Azure services
The new world: Azure Resource Manager
What is it?
Why use Resource Manager?
Maximize the benefits of using Resource Manager
Resource group tips
Tips for using Resource Manager templates
The Azure portal
Dashboard and hub
Creating and viewing resources
Subscription management and billing
Available subscriptions

Chapter 2: Azure Virtual Machines
What is Azure Virtual Machines?
Service level agreement
Virtual machine models
Virtual machine components
Virtual machine
Virtual Network
Azure Virtual Machine Workloads
Migrate Azure Virtual Machine Instances
Using Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) to Connect to a Virtual Machine

Chapter 3: Azure Storage
Storage accounts
General-purpose storage accounts
Blob storage accounts
Storage services
Blob storage
File storage
Table storage
Queue storage

Security and Azure Storage
Securing your storage account

Chapter 4: Azure Virtual Networks
What is a virtual network (VNet)?
Creating a virtual network
Creating a virtual network using the Azure portal
Creating a virtual network using a Resource Manager template
Network Security Groups
NSG Rule Properties
Default Tags
NSG Associations
Managing NSGs
Static IP Addressing
Static Private IP Addresses
Removing Static Private IP Addresses
Reserved Public IP Addresses
Instance Level Public IP Addresses
Azure ACLs
Permit and Deny
Rule Order

Chapter 5: Databases
Azure SQL Database
Business continuity

Chapter 6: Azure Active Directory
Overview of Azure Active Directory
What is Azure Active Directory?
Active Directory editions
Creating a directory
Custom domains
Delete a directory
Azure AD
Azure AD Synchronization
Azure AD Directory Services
Azure AD Directories, AD Access Control Service, and AD Multi-Factor Authentication)
Users and groups
Add users
Add groups

Chapter 7: Azure Availability Sets, Fault Domains, and Update Domains
Module Introduction
Fault and Update Domains
Availability Sets

Chapter 8: Regional Availability and High Availability
Module Introduction
Regional Availability
Service Availability
Regional Datacenters
High Availability

Chapter 9: Azure VPNs and Express Route
Module Introduction
Point to Site VPNs
Point to Site VPN Creation
Site to Site VPNs
Express Route

Chapter 10: Azure Load Balancing and Traffic Manager
Module Introduction
Load Balancers
Load Balancer Types
Internet Facing Load Balancer
Internet Facing Load Balancer
Internal Load Balancer
Traffic Manager

Chapter 11: Azure Multifactor Authentication
Introduction to Multifactor Authentication
Multifactor Authentication Methods
Configuring Multifactor Authentication
Changing Service Settings