• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Azure websites enable you to host websites without the complexity of managing the underlying operating system or web server software. In this course, you will learn about the planning, creation, and monitoring of websites through Microsoft Azure. 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

Planning Websites

  • start the course
  • contrast methods for hosting websites in Microsoft Azure
  • plan deployment methods for Microsoft Azure websites
  • describe some common scenarios for websites to be deployed to Microsoft Azure

Website Deployment

  • create a new website in Microsoft Azure
  • deploy a website to Microsoft Azure using Visual Studio 2013
  • deploy a website to Microsoft Azure using an FTP client
  • deploy a website to Microsoft Azure using Visual Studio 2013 and Web Deploy
  • update a website on Microsoft Azure

Website Configuration

  • configure Microsoft Azure website settings
  • link a database and storage to a Microsoft Azure website
  • scale up a Microsoft Azure website
  • scale out a Microsoft Azure website
  • implement WebJobs on a Microsoft Azure website

Website Monitoring

  • describe site diagnostics in Microsoft Azure
  • describe website monitoring in Microsoft Azure
  • describe the features of Kudu for Azure

Using Traffic Manager

  • configure Traffic Manager in Microsoft Azure
  • describe best practices for using Traffic Manager in Microsoft Azure

Practice: Implement a Website

  • plan and implement a website in Microsoft 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.


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