Learn Microsoft Azure by Doing

By Tia Williams

Go through several hands-on labs curated to provide a thorough learning experience with Azure.

23 hours
  • 12 Lessons
  • 10 Hands-On Labs

About the course

You learn faster and better when you learn by doing. With that in mind, this course has been designed to teach you the core Microsoft Azure services and features through a 100% hands-on experience. To accomplish this, A Cloud Guru’s Training Architects have hand-selected a set of the best Azure hands-on labs we have to offer.

Everything you do in this course will be inside of a real Azure environment provided to you through our hands-on lab and Cloud Playground platform.

No reason to wait – learn by doing today!

  • Chapter 1 2 Lessons Getting Started 2:55

    An Important Note About A Cloud Guru and Linux Academy Courses


    Course Introduction: Learn Azure by Doing

  • Chapter 2 2 Lessons Accessing and Interfacing with Azure 1:00:00

    Accessing and Using the Azure Portal

    30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Accessing and Using the Azure Cloud Shell

    30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 3 1 Lesson Storage on Azure 1:30:00

    Configuration and Security of Azure Storage Accounts

    1:30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 4 3 Lessons Advanced Networking on Azure 3:30:00

    Connecting VNets in Azure with VNet Peering

    1:00:00 Hands-On Lab

    Configuring an Azure VNet-to-VNet VPN Gateway

    1:30:00 Hands-On Lab

    Use Azure Service Bus Queues with C#, Cloud Shell, PowerShell, and CLI

    1:00:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 5 1 Lesson Databases on Azure 1:00:00

    Using Azure Cosmos DB with C#

    1:00:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 6 2 Lessons Deploying in Azure 2:15:00

    Using Azure Web Apps with Containers, Linux, and Cloud Shell

    45:00 Hands-On Lab

    Develop with WebJobs in Azure

    1:30:00 Hands-On Lab
  • Chapter 7 1 Lesson Serverless Functions on Azure 1:00:00

    Using Azure Functions with C#

    1:00:00 Hands-On Lab

What you will need

  • To be successful in this course, you should have a basic understanding of the Microsoft Azure platform and its services. You should also have fundamental experience with the Linux operating system, and its basic functions (such as using the command line).We recommend that you have taken (or have the equivalent skills learned in) the following courses: -Azure Concepts -LPI Linux Essentials

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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