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Microsoft Azure Test Drive (AZDG)


Course Overview

Microsoft Azure offers an ideal way to solve some of your organisation's biggest business and technology challenges.

In this 1 day workshop, your customers will learn the value and business benefits of deploying Microsoft Azure. Further, they will learn how to reduce costs, raise efficiency and introduce innovative new business models that make enterprises more agile and efficient while simplifying operations and infrastructure, all based on the benefits of the Microsoft Azure solution.

During the workshop, the morning session is a lecture based on business benefits and value, and essential information while the afternoon session includes hands-on labs and teaches the audience the essential information for deploying a simple Azure infrastructure.

Who should attend

The primary audience for this seminar is business decision makers and technical professionals who are eager to understand the benefits and value of Microsoft Azure


Prior to attending, you should have a basic understanding of computing

Course Content

Introduction to Cloud Overview

  • Overview of cloud computing
  • Cloud models

Introduction to Azure

  • What is Azure
  • Location of Azure DC
  • Overview of Azure services: Compute storage and identity
  • Overview of Azure Services Web data and media
  • Subscriptions
  • Scalability and Availability
  • Azure Scaffolding


  • Classic Portal vs Azure Resource Manager


  • Benefits of Virtual Networks
  • VPN vs Express Route

Infrastructure overview

  • Benefits of VM in Azure
  • How are they created

Platform as a Service

  • Benefits of Platform as a Service in Azure
  • How are they created


  • What is Azure storage
  • Azure storage services

Other Services

  • Azure AD
  • Firewalls
  • Data Security
  • High Availability and Redundancy

Azure Resource Manager

  • What are resource groups
  • What are tags
  • Arm templates
  • Arm templates in github


  • Azure Powershell
  • RunBooks


  • Getting Started with MS Azure
  • Viewing recourse costs, billing data, and subscription use
  • Using the Azure Portal
  • Creating and configuring Resource Groups
  • Creating and configuring Virtual Networks
  • Creating a VM in Azure
  • Creating and configuring cloud storage
  • Reports and Management
Classroom Training
Modality: C

Duration 1 day

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