Azure training course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview on using the management portal of Windows Azure and its features. Primary goal behind this training is to teach students how to use various services provided by Windows Azure.

Cloud Computing

  • Introduction to Cloud Computing
  • Understanding different Cloud Models
  • Advantages of Cloud Computing
  • Different Cloud Services
  • Cloud vendors

Microsoft Azure Platform

  • Introduction to Azure
  • Azure Features
  • Azure Services
  • Azure Management Portal
  • Azure Advantages

Azure Virtual Machines

  • Introduction to Azure Virtual Machine
  • Creating Azure Virtual Machine
  • Understanding Virtual Machine Configuration
  • Customize Azure Virtual Machine Networking
  • Scaling Virtual Machines
  • Highly Available Azure Virtual Machine

Azure Web App

  • Introduction to Azure Web App
  • Creating and Configuring Azure Web App
  • Publishing a simple ASP.NET web application to Web App
  • Monitor and Analyze Azure Web App

Azure SQL Database

  • Introduction to SQL Azure
  • Creating and Managing SQL Databases
  • Azure SQL Database Tools
  • Migrating data to Azure SQL Database
  • Securing and Recovering an Azure SQL Database Instance

Designing Robust Cloud Applications

  • Design Practices for Highly Availability
  • Application Analytics
  • Building High Performance Applications by Using ASP.NET
  • Common Cloud Application Patterns
  • Caching Application Data

Azure Cloud Services

  • Cloud Service Web Roles
  • Understanding Cloud Service Configurations
  • Updating and Managing Cloud Service Deployments
  • Understanding Cloud Service Worker Role
  • Cloud Service Worker Role Processing
  • Analyzing Application Cloud Service Role

Deep Dive in MapReduce

  • Azure Tabular Data Storage
  • Introduction to Azure Storage Tables
  • Table Entity Transactions
  • Access to Storage Blobs and Containers
  • Monitoring Storage Blobs
  • Configuring Azure Storage Accounts
  • Azure Files
  • Uploading and Migrating Storage data

Azure Queues and Service Bus

  • Introduction to Azure Storage Queues
  • Handling Storage Queues Messages
  • Introduction to Azure Service Bus
  • Azure Service Bus Queues
  • Azure Service Bus Relay
  • Azure Service Bus Notifications Hubs

Automating Integration with Azure Resources

  • Azure SDK Client Libraries
  • Azure Service Management by Using Windows PowerShell
  • Virtual Machine Configuration Management
  • Azure REST Interface
  • Azure Resource Manager

Azure Active Directory and Security

  • Introduction Azure AD Directory
  • Identity Providers
  • Azure AD Multi-Factor Authentication
  • Azure Role-Based Access Control

Azure Deployment Strategies and Monitoring

  • Deployment Strategies for Web Applications
  • Deploying Azure Services
  • Continuous Integration
  • Monitoring Cloud Applications