Microsoft Azure Essentials

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Stephen Smith
Stephen Smith has spent nearly a decade helping students to understand, use and excel with modern cloud computing technologies, including Linux, OpenStack, Microsoft Azure, Docker, Vagrant and more. A member of the OpenStack Foundation, he's created hundreds of hours of hands-on, student-focused training courses, laboratories and guides, and is a regular speaker, sponsor and attendee of major tech conferences. As Chief Content Officer for Linux Academy and Cloud Assessments, he now mentors the ever-growing content production staff, ensuring that every lesson, exercise and asset produced uses the best possible methodologies and pedagogy for student success.

Introduction to Azure

Welcome

00:02:08

Cloud Computing

00:18:44

Azure Service Offerings

00:05:33

Azure Portal Management

00:08:04

Azure Subscriptions

00:17:09

Microsoft Azure Billing

00:02:31

(PaaS) Platform as a Service

Azure Websites (Web Apps)

Creating a Website (Web App)

00:12:34

Websites Gallery

00:14:23

Configure to Scale a Website

00:04:11

Options for Creating Websites

00:12:24

Monitoring Websites

00:02:48

Quiz: Azure Web Apps

(IaaS) Infrastructure as a Service

Azure Virtual Machines

What are Azure Virtual Machines?

00:07:10

Create and Configure a Virtual Machine Options

00:07:56

Creating a Windows Virtual Machine

00:05:13

Connecting to an Azure Virtual Machine (Windows & Linux VM)

00:03:58

Configuring Azure Disks

00:03:53

Attaching a disk to a Virtual Machine (Linux VM)

00:11:38

Azure Endpoints

00:07:48

Availability Set

00:03:58

Configuring VNC on Microsoft Azure Ubuntu Instance

00:19:59

Configuring VNC on a Microsoft Azure CentOS Instance

00:22:52

Creating Linux Virtual Machines with the Azure CLI

00:07:22

Quiz: Azure Virtual Machines

Azure Storage

Blob Storage

00:06:03

Table Storage

00:02:15

Azure Queues

00:03:56

File Storage

00:03:48

Create a Storage Account

00:05:40

Azure Virtual Networks

Virtual Networks

00:06:43

Configuring a Virtual Network

00:04:25

Deploying a Virtual Machine Within a Virtual Network

00:02:54

Azure VPN Gateways

00:03:30

Quiz: Azure Virtual Networks

Azure Databases

SQL Databases

00:05:52

Database Copy, Import and Export

00:02:02

Database Replication

00:07:40

SQL Server with Azure Virtual Machines

00:06:58

MySQL, NoSQL, and Table Storage

00:04:54

Azure Applications

Azure Active Directory

Active Directory Editions

00:05:33

Creating a Directory

00:03:43

Details

The Microsoft Azure Essentials course is a beginner course in to Azure cloud services. This is a great starting point before diving into certification based Azure content that will focus on Azure core services such as Compute, Data, Storage, Application services, and network services. This course will get you up to speed in using Azure with no previous experience needed!

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