• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Subscription message handling, claims-based identity, security, and troubleshooting are all aspects of using Azure for hosting web services. In this course, you will learn how to secure and debug Azure and the built-in message handling.

Learning Objectives

Subscription-based Messaging

  • start the course
  • describe the Azure Service Bus Subscription-based messaging and Service Bus Topics
  • create a Windows Azure Service Bus Topic for Subscriptions
  • manage messages using filters
  • send a message to a Subscription Topic
  • receive a message for a topic using the SubscriptionClient class

Identity Management

  • work with claims-based identity management in distributed systems
  • describe the purpose of the Windows Identity Foundation (WIF) .NET Framework
  • implement claims-based identity management using .NET

Securing Azure Storage

  • configure Access Levels for Blob Containers
  • describe Shared Access Signatures for granting short-term access to resources
  • create and use a Shared Access Signature

Troubleshooting Azure

  • describe the types of data you can collect from Azure diagnostics and how it can be collected
  • enable and monitor the App Suspend with ASP.NET
  • enable logging and track performance of Azure Storage requests
  • configure and use diagnostics for Azure in Visual Studio
  • collect and view collect diagnostic information with Visual Studio

Practice: Azure Security

  • secure and troubleshoot Azure

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.

Feedback

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