Azure Storage Deep Dive

By James Lee

A comprehensive overview of the core Azure Storage services.

16 hours
  • 53 Lessons
  • 12 Hands-On Labs
  • 1 Course Quiz

About the course

This course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the core Azure Storage services, including:

  • Azure Blob storage
  • Azure Data Lake Storage Generation 2
  • Azure Files
  • Azure File Sync
  • Azure Queue storage
  • Azure Table storage
  • Azure Disks

Throughout this course, you will gain confidence in:

  • Selecting the appropriate service for various solutions and scenarios
  • Configuring, and implementing, and administering these services
  • Developing solutions that leverage these services

This course provides a range of content, including lessons, hands-on-labs, and quizzes, all designed to ensure leveraging the full power of the Azure Storage services.

  • Chapter 1 5 Lessons Welcome to the Course 14:08

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses

    1:19

    Course Introduction

    3:28

    Course Support and Feedback

    2:39

    About the Training Architect

    1:03

    Using the Interactive Guide

    5:39
  • Chapter 2 2 Lessons Storage Fundamentals 21:14

    Data Types

    11:46

    Storage Solutions

    9:28
  • Chapter 3 5 Lessons Azure Storage Overview 43:57

    Azure Storage Overview

    8:02

    Azure Storage Accounts

    13:38

    Azure Storage Management and Tools

    9:21

    Azure Storage Security

    12:56

    Creating Azure Storage Accounts

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 4 12 Lessons Blob Storage 1:45:36

    Blob Storage Overview

    14:40

    Blob Storage Access Tiers

    13:02

    Storage Account Replication

    7:58

    Blob Storage Connectivity: Part I

    8:52

    Blob Storage Connectivity: Part II

    14:45

    Blob Storage Security: Part I

    18:18

    Blob Storage Security: Part II

    4:15

    Developing with Blob Storage: Part I

    9:01

    Developing with Blob Storage: Part II

    14:45

    Using Blob Storage from the Azure Cloud Shell

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Hosting a Static Website with Azure Blob Storage

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Interacting with Azure Blobs Using REST

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 5 3 Lessons Azure Data Lake Storage (ADLS) 15:21

    Azure Data Lake Storage Overview

    8:57

    Working with Azure Data Lake Storage

    6:24

    Azure Data Lake Gen2 From the Command Line

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 6 7 Lessons Azure Files 49:45

    Azure Files Overview

    6:15

    Azure Files Security

    11:38

    Azure Files Implementation

    12:37

    Developing with Azure Files and the REST API

    19:15

    Using Azure Files with a Linux VM

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Shared Application Configuration with Azure Files

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Interacting with Azure Files Using REST

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 7 3 Lessons Azure File Sync 22:38

    Azure File Sync Overview

    6:37

    Azure File Sync Security

    6:55

    Azure File Sync Implementation

    9:06
  • Chapter 8 4 Lessons Azure Queue Storage 33:19

    Azure Queue Storage Overview

    7:25

    Azure Queue Storage Security

    11:26

    Developing with Azure Queue Storage

    14:28

    Interacting with Azure Queues Using REST

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 9 4 Lessons Azure Table Storage 24:03

    Azure Table Storage Overview

    8:21

    Azure Table Storage Security

    4:45

    Developing with Azure Table Storage

    10:57

    Accessing Azure Table Data with REST

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 10 6 Lessons Azure Disks 34:00

    Azure Disks Overview

    8:08

    Azure Disk Types and Performance

    9:14

    Azure Disk Encryption

    5:57

    Azure Disk Management and Snapshots

    10:41

    Attaching an Azure Managed Disk to a Linux VM

    0:00 Hands-On Lab

    Using Ephemeral OS Disks in Azure for Stateless VMs

    0:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 11 3 Lessons Final Thoughts 39:24

    Choosing the Right Service

    7:09

    What's Next?

    2:15

    Quiz: Azure Storage Deep Dive

    30:00 Quiz

What you will need

  • This course is designed to provide value for Azure architects, developers, and administrators. It is not required that you are an expert working with Microsoft Azure, however some knowledge and experience *is* expected.To gain the most value from this course, it would be beneficial if you are familiar with: * The fundamentals of Azure (e.g. [AZ-900 - Microsoft Azure Fundamentals](https://linuxacademy.com/cp/modules/view/id/330) * Development basics (if the development lessons interest you) * Identity and security basicsWith this being said, the course is designed to support students from various background, and a fundamentals section is included to cover some important concepts at the beginning.

What are Hands-on Labs

What's the difference between theoretical knowledge and real skills? Practical real-world experience. That's where Hands-on Labs come in! Hands-on Labs are guided, interactive experiences that help you learn and practice real-world scenarios in real cloud environments. Hands-on Labs are seamlessly integrated in courses, so you can learn by doing.

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