Course description

Expand your cloud technology experience to include Microsoft Azure.

In this course, you will learn the architecture, services, tools, and portals of Microsoft Azure. You will take your knowledge and experience in System Center, Windows Server, and Windows Development to the cloud by learning how to manage and implement virtual networking in Azure, implementing websites and data services, Azure Content Delivery Networks, and create and manage Azure Active Directory.

This course incorporates materials from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 20533 and it can assist you in your preparation for Exam 70-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions

Each Microsoft Official Course On-Demand includes 3 months, 24x7 access to:

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Course Outline:

  1. Introduction to Azure

    • Cloud Technology Overview

    • Azure Infrastructure Review

    • Azure Portals

    • Managing Azure Using Windows PowerShell

  2. Implement and Manage Azure Networks

    • Plan Virtual Networks

    • Implement and Manage Azure Virtual Networks

    • Configure Connections to Azure Virtual Networks

  3. Implement Virtual Machines

    • Introduction to IaaS Cloud Services

    • Plan Virtual Machine Workloads

  4. Author Azure Resource Manager Templates

    • Manage Virtual Machines

    • Configure Virtual Machines

    • Manage and Configure Virtual Machine Disks

    • Manage and Monitor Azure Virtual Machines

  5. Implement Azure App services

    • Plan for App Deployment in App Service

    • Deploy, Configure, and Monitor Web Apps

    • Traffic Manager

  6. Plan and Implement Storage, Backup, and Recovery Services

    • Plan, Implement, and Manage Storage

    • Implement Azure Content Delivery Networks

    • Implementing Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery

  7. Plan and Implement Azure SQL Database

    • Deploy Azure SQL Database

    • Monitor Azure SQL Database

    • Manage Azure SQL Database Security and Azure SQL Database Business Continuity

  8. Implement PaaS Cloud Services

    • Plan and Deploy PaaS Cloud Services

    • Configure Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP)

    • Monitoring Cloud Services

  9. Implement Azure Active Directory (AD)

    • Create and Manage Azure AD Directories

    • Configure Application Integration with Azure AD

    • Overview of Azure AD Premium

  10. Manage AD in the Hybrid Environment

    • Extend On-Premises Active Directory Deployments into Azure

    • Directory Synchronization

    • Implement Federation

  11. Implement Azure-based Management and Automation

    • Implement Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS)

    • Automation Components

    • PowerShell Workflows

    • Managing Automation


Lab 1: Azure Introduction

• Navigate the Portals

• Install and Use Windows Azure PowerShell

Lab 2: Use a Deployment Template to Implement Azure Virtual Networks

• Create and the Virtual Network by using PowerShell

• Configure Virtual Networks

Lab 3: Configure Connectivity between the IaaS v1 and IaaS Version 2 (v2)

• Using a PowerShell script to Connect IaaS v1 VNet and IaaS v2 VNet

• Configuring a point-to-site VPN

• Using a PowerShell script to connect IaaS v1 VNet and IaaS v2 VNet

Lab 4: Create and Deploy IaaS v2 Virtual Machines in Azure

• Creating Virtual Machines by using the Azure Portal and Azure PowerShell

• Using Azure PowerShell and an Azure Resource Manager Template to Deploy Virtual Machines

Lab 5: Manage Azure Virtual Machines

• Configure Virtual Machine Storage

• Implement Desired State Configuration (DSC)

• Implement Storage Space-Based Volumes

Lab 6: Implement Websites

• Create, Deploy, and Manage a Web Apps

• Implement Traffic Manager

Lab 7: Plan and Implement Storage

• Create and Configure Storage

• Azure File Storage

• Protect Data with Azure Backup

Lab 8: Plan and Implement Azure SQL Database

• Create, Secure, and Monitor an Azure SQL Database

• Migrate a Database to Azure SQL Database

• Restore a Database

Lab 9: Implement PaaS Cloud Services

• Deploy a Cloud Service

• Configure Deployment Slots and Remote Desktop Protocol

• Monitor Cloud Services

Lab 10: Implement Azure Active Directory

• Administer AD

• Configure Single Sign-On

• Configure Multi-Factor Authentication

Lab 11: Implement and Manage an Azure AD Synchronization

• Configure Directory Synchronization

• Synchronize Directories

Lab 12: Implement Automation

• Configure Automation Accounts

• Create Runbooks

Note: Given the dynamic nature of Microsoft cloud tools, you may experience changes in the interface that do not match up with courseware. Your Global Knowledge instructor will always teach to the latest release, and guide you through the updates as needed.