IL - Azure Challenge - Azure 101

Course Overview

In this hands-on workshop, you will be introduced to Microsoft Azure and gain a solid understanding of the capabilities of Microsoft's Cloud Platform. As part of the workshop, you will learn about the various cloud computing models and use cases that Azure provides as well as see a demo packed session on the basics of using Microsoft Azure.

After the presentation, attendees will complete an Azure Challenge to get your hands-dirty with Azure. In the challenge, you will be tasked to complete a variety of basic Azure administration tasks. These challenges will expose you to the Azure portal and the most commonly-used Azure services. Each challenge is validated automatically so pay close attention to the requirements in each challenge. If you successfully complete all of the challenges during the time frame, you will be earn the Azure 101 Certification badge from Skill Me UP from Acclaim.

Course Details
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Level: 100

Who this course is designed for
  • Business Professionals
  • IT Professionals

  • Understand how to create and manage a virtual machine in Azure
  • Understand the basics of user creation and administration
  • Understand how to configure and leverage Azure Security Center
  • Understand how to use Azure Cloud Shell
  • Understand how to deploy solutions from the Azure Marketplace
  • At least 1 year of IT experience is recommended but not required

Course Agenda

Module 1: Introduction to Microsoft Azure

In this module, you will be introduced to Microsoft Azure and gain a solid understanding of the capabilities of Microsoft's Cloud Platform. You will learn about the various cloud computing models and use cases that Azure provides as well as see a demo packed session on the basics of using Microsoft Azure. 

Module 2: Azure 101 Hands-on Workshop

In this module, you will complete 6 challenges to learn common tasks in Microsoft Azure in a hands-on environment. Access to an Azure subscription is included.

Challenge 1: Create an Azure Virtual Machine

Challenge 2: Manage an Existing Azure Virtual Machine

Challenge 3: Manage Users and Access

Challenge 4: Azure Security Center

Challenge 5: Azure Cloud Shell

Challenge 6: Azure Marketplace and Platform Services



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