OD99995: First Look Clinic: Microsoft Azure

On-Demand Labs and Video Content


What's included:

  • Available 24/7
  • HD Quality Streaming Videos
  • On-Demand Labs Hands-On Labs
  • Knowledge Checks

About this On-Demand Course
This Microsoft On-Demand Course is an integrated on-line training experience that includes video, labs, exercises, text and knowledge checks. Students experience all of this through an on-demand course player.

What's included?

  • Access to the official Microsoft Video On-Demand Course for 90 days from the point of first access, allowing you to start and stop when you need to.
  • Lab access for 90 days from start of access.
  • The content is based on the same official courseware we use in our instructor-led training, and videos feature engaging experts hand-selected by Microsoft. Unlike other on-demand offerings that offer simulated labs, MOC On-Demand gives you a live, real-time environment for hands-on training.

OD99995: First Look Clinic: Microsoft Azure

Welcome to First Look Clinic: Microsoft Azure. Congratulations on taking the first step toward learning about how to successfully manage and administer a Microsoft Azure cloud solution. This course will help you to become familiar with the fundamentals of Microsoft Azure including the web-based portals for deploying resources and managing Azure subscriptions. You’ll learn about Azure Resource Manager and how to use templates to manage resources. This course also introduces PowerShell as a key tool to manage and automate Azure resources.

Course Outline

Module 1: Cloud Overview Lessons

  • Introduction to Cloud Computing

Module 2: Microsoft Azure Lessons

  • Overview of Microsoft Azure
  • Azure Data Centers and Services

Module 3: Portals Lessons

  • Classic Azure Portal
  • New Azure Portal
  • Azure Subscriptions

Module 4: Infrastructure Overview Lessons

  • Virtual Machines, Networks, and Storage

Module 5: Azure Resource Manager (ARM)Lessons

  • Introduction to Resource Manager

Module 6: Azure PowerShell Lessons

  • Azure PowerShell Modules
  • Azure PowerShell Cmdlets

Module 7: Practice exercisesLab : Practice Exercises

  • Take an Azure Virtual Data Center Tour
  • Sign-in and Explore the Classic Azure Portal
  • Sign-in and Explore the New Azure Portal
  • Azure Subscriptions
  • Deploy a New Virtual Machine
  • Work with Azure Resource Manager and a VM Template
  • Download and install the Azure PowerShell modules
  • Connect to Azure by using PowerShell
  • Work with Azure Resource Manager by using PowerShell