• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Content delivery networks enable global-scale delivery of content for web pages or mobile apps. By caching globally local copies of large blob data, access times and user experience are greatly improved. In this course, you will learn about the configuration of CDNs and media services in Microsoft Azure. You'll also learn about automation − a key tool used by Azure administrators and built on the flexibility of PowerShell. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for Microsoft exam 70-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions. This exam completes the requirement for Microsoft Specialist certification in Microsoft Azure.

Learning Objectives

Azure CDNs

  • start the course
  • describe Microsoft Azure Content Delivery Network or CDN operation
  • describe options for caching blobs and cloud services on Microsoft Azure Content Delivery Network or CDN
  • configure a Content Delivery Network or CDN on Microsoft Azure

Azure Media Services

  • describe Microsoft Azure Media Services
  • create a Microsoft Azure Media Services account
  • encode and upload media to Microsoft Azure
  • publish media on Microsoft Azure
  • encrypt media and scale media delivery with Microsoft Azure

Azure Automation

  • describe how Microsoft Azure automation can be used to automate cloud tasks
  • connect Microsoft Azure automation to an Azure subscription
  • create automation assets in Microsoft Azure
  • use PowerShell workflows to automate functions in Microsoft Azure


  • import a runbook into Microsoft Azure
  • author a runbook in Microsoft Azure
  • publish a runbook in Microsoft Azure
  • test and troubleshoot a runbook on Microsoft Azure

Practice: CDN and Automation

  • create a Content Delivery Network or CDN, add content, and configure automation tasks in Microsoft Azure

Framework Connections

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