• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Microsoft Azure can be managed from a web-based portal or from the PowerShell command line environment. One of the most powerful cloud features is the ability to virtualize an entire network environment and to connect virtual network constructs. In this course, you will learn about basic administration in Azure. You'll also explore virtual network creation and management, and connecting virtual networks together to form hybrid networks or VPNs. 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 Overview

  • start the course
  • describe the characteristics of cloud computing
  • identify the main features of Microsoft Azure
  • describe the features of Microsoft Azure data centers
  • identify Azure services and how they are grouped

Managing Azure

  • manage a Microsoft Azure account using the Azure Management Portal
  • manage a Microsoft Azure account using the new Azure Management Portal
  • manage Microsoft Azure using the Azure PowerShell modules
  • manage Microsoft Azure accounts using PowerShell
  • manage Microsoft Azure using PowerShell

Virtual Network Planning

  • describe virtual networks in Microsoft Azure
  • describe features of virtual networks in Microsoft Azure
  • identify features supported by regional virtual networks in Microsoft Azure
  • identify scenarios for virtual networking in Microsoft Azure
  • describe considerations for IP address space design in Microsoft Azure
  • plan name resolution in Microsoft Azure

Virtual Network Creation

  • create a virtual network using the Microsoft Azure management portal
  • create a virtual network in Microsoft Azure using configuration files
  • manage a virtual network using the Microsoft Azure management portal
  • modify a virtual network in Microsoft Azure using configuration files
  • deploy a virtual machine into a virtual network using the Microsoft Azure management portal

Virtual Network Connectivity

  • configure a point-to-site VPN in the Microsoft Azure management portal
  • configure a site-to-site VPN in the Microsoft Azure management portal
  • configure a VNET in the Microsoft Azure management portal
  • create dynamic routing gateways in the Microsoft Azure management portal
  • verify VNet-to-VNet connection configuration using the Microsoft Azure management portal

Practice: Plan and Configure a VNET

  • plan and configure a virtual network in Microsoft Azure

Framework Connections

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