This course teaches developers how to create end-to-end solutions in Microsoft Azure. Students will learn how to implement Azure compute solutions, create Azure Functions, implement and manage web apps, develop solutions utilizing Azure storage, implement authentication and authorization, and secure their solutions by using KeyVault and Managed Identities. Students will also learn how to connect to and consume Azure services and third-party services, and include event- and message-based models in their solutions. The course also covers monitoring, troubleshooting, and optimizing Azure solutions.
Learning Path 1: Implement Azure App Service web apps
Learn how Azure App Service functions and how to create and update an app. Explore App Service authentication and authorization, configuring app settings, scale apps, and how to use deployment slots.
- Explore Azure App Service Module
- Configure web app settings
- Scale apps in Azure App Service Module
- Explore Azure App Service deployment slots
Learning Path 2: Implement Azure Functions
Learn how to create and deploy Azure Functions. Explore hosting options, bindings, and triggers.
- Azure Functions overview
- Developing Azure Functions
Learning Path 3: Develop solutions that use blob storage
Learn how to create Azure Blob storage resources, manage data through the blob storage lifecycle, and work with containers and items by using the Azure Blob storage client library V12 for .NET.
- Explore Azure Blob storage
- Managing the Azure Blob storage lifecycle
- Working with Azure Blob storage
Learning Path 4: Develop solutions that use Cosmos DB
Learn how Cosmos DB is structured and how data consistency is managed. Students will also learn how to create Cosmos DB accounts and create databases, containers, and items by using a mix of the Azure Portal and the .NET SDK.
- Explore Azure Cosmos DB
- Working with Azure Cosmos DB
Learning Path 5: Implement Containerized Solutions
Learn how to create and deploy containerized solutions to Azure by using the Azure Container Registry, Azure Container Instances, and Azure Container Apps..
- Manage container images in Azure Container Registry
- Run container images in Azure Container Instances
- Implement Azure Container Apps
Learning Path 6: Implement user authentication and authorization
Learn how to implement authentication and authorization to resources by using the Microsoft identity platform, Microsoft Authentication Library, shared access signatures, and use Microsoft Graph..
- Explore the Microsoft Identity Platform
- Implement Authentication using the Microsoft Authentication Library
- Implement shared access signatures
- Using Microsoft Graph
Learning Path 7: Implement secure cloud solutions
Learn how to more securely deploy apps in Azure by using Azure Key Vault, managed identities, and Azure App Configuration.
- Implement Azure Key Vault
- Implement Managed Identities
- Implement Azure App Configuration
Learning Path 8: Implement API Management
Learn how the API Management service functions, how to transform and secure APIs, and how to create a backend API.
- Explore API Management
Learning Path 9: Develop event-based solutions
Learn how to build applications with event-based architectures by integrating Azure Event Grid and Azure Event Hubs in to your solution.
- Explore Azure Event Grid
- Explore Azure Event Hubs
Learning Path 10: Develop message-based solutions
Learn how to build applications with message-based architectures by integrating Azure Service Bus and Azure Queue Storage in to your solution.
- Discover Azure Message queues
Learning Path 11: Troubleshoot solutions by using Application Insights
Learn how to instrument apps to enable Application Insights to monitor performance and help troubleshoot issues.
- Monitor App performance
Module 12: Implement caching for solutions
Learn how to improve the performance and scalability of your applications by integrating Azure Cache for Redis and Azure Content Delivery Network in to your solution..
- Develop for Azure Cache for Redis
- Develop for storage on CDNs
Students in this course are interested in Azure development or in passing the Microsoft Azure Developer Associate certification exam.
Students should have 1-2 years professional development experience and experience with Microsoft Azure. They must be able to program in an Azure Supported Language.