Microsoft 20532 – Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions
In this course you will learn how to take an existing web application and expand its functionality as part of moving it to Azure. It does not necessitate any existing experience with the ASP.NET platform. This course prepares the students for the 70-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions certification exam.
Who needs to attend?
This course is aimed at students who have experience in implementing and monitoring Microsoft Azure solutions.
What you will learn
Upon completion you will know how to:
review the services available in the Azure platform and the Management Portals used to manage the service instances.
create a Virtual Machine using the Azure Management Portal and create an image of the VM.
create an Azure Web Site and publish an existing ASP.NET web application to the site.
create an Azure SQL server and database.
describe and identify the common practices and patterns for building resilient and scalable web applications that will be hosted in Azure.
create an Azure Cloud Service project in Visual Studio 2013 and debug locally.
create a background process using a Azure Worker Role.
create an Azure Table Storage table and manage the table data using the .NET API for Azure Storage.
create Azure Files SMB file share and store documents.
create an Azure Storage Queue instance to store requests.
create an Azure Service Bus queue instance to store requests.
create an Azure Service Bus namespace and use the namespace to connect a cloud web application to the local WCF service.
create a Virtual Machine using the existing SQL template and connect this Virtual Machine to the existing application.
create a test environment using PowerShell and the Azure Service Management CmdLets.
integrate ASP.NET Identity for the administration portal with Azure Active Directory.
deploy the web application projects to Azure.
Students need to have:
Compare the services available in the Azure platform.
Configure and deploy web applications.
Create Azure WebSites using the gallery.
Deploying and monitoring Azure WebSites.
Create and configure Azure Virtual Machines.
Describe the relationship between Cloud Services and Virtual Machines.
Deploy existing Cloud Service packages.
Create and manage a Storage account.
Manage blobs and containers in a Storage account.
Create, configure and connect to a SQL Databases instance.
Identify the implications of importing a SQL Standalone database.
Manage users, groups and subscriptions in an Azure Active Directory instance.
Create a virtual network.
Implement a point to site network.
Module 1: OVERVIEW OF THE MICROSOFT AZURE PLATFORM
This module reviews the services available in the Azure platform and the Management Portals used to manage the service instances.
Module 2: Establishing a Development Environment using Azure Virtual Machines
This module describes the Virtual Machine hosting options available in Azure. Students will be able to deploy custom workloads to an Azure Virtual Machine, manage the VM and images and also monitor VMs.
Module 3: Hosting Web Applications on the Azure Platform
In this module, students will be able to create and host a simple website using Azure Web Sites. Students will learn how to monitor and manage the website using the Management Portal.
Module 4: Storing SQL Data in Azure
In this module, students will learn how to use Azure SQL Databases to store and retrieve data.
Module 5: Designing Cloud Applications For Resiliency
In this module, students will understand and identify the common practices and patterns for building resilient and scalable web applications that will be hosted in Azure.
Module 6: Managing Cloud Services in Azure
In this module, students will learn how to use Cloud Service Worker Roles and Web Sites Web Jobs to process data in the background. Students will also be able to use Cloud Service Cache Roles to store data in the cache.
Module 7: Storing NoSQL Data in Azure
In this module, students will learn how to store data in Azure Table Storage.
Module 8: Storing and Consuming Files from Azure Storage
In this module, students will be able to store and access multimedia files in Azure using Blob Storage.
Module 9: Designing a Communication Strategy using Queues and Service Bus
In this module, students will use Azure Queue Storage to queue data for asynchronous processing. Students will also be able to identify the Service Bus offerings and identify which ones to use in appropriate scenarios. Students will be able to use the Azure Service Bus Relay to connect on-premise services with client applications.
Module 10: Managing Infrastructure in Azure
In this module students will explore the Infrastructure components in Azure. Students will be able to describe Virtual Networks and understand the relationship between the VNETs and the different services offered in Azure. Students will also be able to add Cloud Services and Virtual Machines to VNETs. Finally students will scale multiple instances of services in a VNET.
Module 11: Automating Integration with Azure Resources
In this module, students will explore the options for Automating their interactions with Azure Resources using PowerShell, Client Libraries or the REST API. Students will also explore the two sets of modules available for PowerShell automation.
Module 12: Securing Azure Web Applications
In this module, students will be able to use Azure Active Directory to implement security in a Cloud web application.
Module 13: Maintaining and Monitoring Web Solutions in Azure
In this module, students will learn how to deploy web applications to Azure by using WebDeploy and Service Packages
There are no follow-ons for this course.
There are no certifications associated with this course.