20533 Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions

20533 Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions

About this Course

This course is aimed at experienced IT Professionals who currently administer their on-premise infrastructure. The course introduces the student to Microsoft Azure and then teaches them how to manage their infrastructure in Azure rather than on premise.

Audience Profile

Primary Audience:

  • Information Technology (IT) professionals who have some knowledge of cloud technologies and want to learn more about Microsoft Azure.
  • IT professionals who want to deploy, configure, and administer services and virtual machines in Microsoft Azure.
  • IT professionals who have used Microsoft System Center to manage and orchestrate a Microsoft server infrastructure.
  • Windows Server administrators who are looking to evaluate and migrate on-premises Active Directory roles and services to the cloud.
  • IT professionals who want to use Windows Azure to host web sites and mobile app back-end services.
  • IT professionals who are experienced in other non-Microsoft cloud technologies, who meet the course prerequisites, and are looking to cross-train on Microsoft Azure.
  • IT professionals who want to take the Microsoft Certification exam, 70-533, Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions.

Secondary Audience:

  • Engineers who have used DevOps approaches to optimize the management and lifecycle of the software in their organization.

Prerequisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Understanding of on-premises virtualization technologies including: virtual machines, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks.
  • Understanding of network configuration including: TCP/IP, DNS, virtual private networks, firewalls, and encryption technologies.
  • Understanding of websites including: create, configure, monitor and deploy a website on Internet Information Services (IIS).
  • Understanding of Active Directory concepts including: Domains, Forests, Domain Controllers, replication, Kerberos, and LDAP.
  • Understanding of database concepts including: Tables, queries, Structured Query Language (SQL), and database schemas.
  • Understanding of resilience and disaster recovery including: backup and restore operations.

Students who attend this training can meet the prerequisites by attending the following course, or obtaining equivalent knowledge and skills:

  • Completing the MCSA certification in Windows Server 2012.
  • Completing the 10979 Azure Essentials course.

At Course Completion

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe Azure architecture components including infrastructure, tools, and portals.
  • Implement and manage virtual networking within Azure and to connect to on-premises environments.
  • Plan and create Azure virtual machines.
  • Configure, manage, and monitor Azure virtual machines to optimize availability and reliability.
  • Implement, manage, backup and monitor storage solutions.
  • Plan and implement data services based on SQL Database to support applications.
  • Deploy and configure websites.
  • Deploy, configure, monitor, and diagnose cloud services.
  • Publish content through CDNs and publish videos by using Media Services.
  • Create and manage Azure AD directories, and configure application integration with Azure AD.
  • Integrate on-premises Windows AD with Azure AD.
  • Automate operations in Azure management by using PowerShell runbooks.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Azure

  • Cloud Technology Overview
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Azure Portals
  • Managing Azure with Windows PowerShell

Module 2: Implementing and Managing Virtual Networks

  • Planning Virtual Networks
  • Administering Virtual Networks
  • Inter-Site Connectivity

Module 3: Implement Virtual Machines

  • Planning Virtual Machine Workloads
  • Using the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit for Azure
  • Creating Virtual Machines

Module 4: Managing Virtual Machines

  • Configuring Virtual Machines
  • Managing and Monitoring Virtual Machines

Module 5: Implementing Websites

  • Planning for Website Deployment
  • Deploying Websites
  • Configuring Websites
  • Monitoring Websites and WebJobs
  • Traffic Manager

Module 6: Planning and Implementing Storage

  • Planning Storage
  • Implementing and Managing Storage
  • Backing up and Monitoring Storage

Module 7: Planning and Implementing Data Services

  • Data Services in Microsoft Azure
  • Implementing Azure SQL Database
  • Managing Azure SQL Database Security
  • Monitoring Azure SQL Database
  • Managing Azure SQL Database Business Continuity

Module 8: Implementing Cloud Services and Mobile Services

  • Planning for Cloud Service Deployment
  • Deploying Packages
  • Configuring Cloud Services
  • Implementing Mobile Services
  • Monitoring and Diagnostics

Module 9: Implementing Content Delivery Networks and Media Services

  • Implementing Azure Content Delivery Networks
  • Publishing Content with Azure Media Services

Module 10: Implementing Azure Active Directory

  • Creating and Managing Azure Directories
  • Configuring Application Integration with Azure Active Directory
  • Overview of Azure Active Directory Premium

Module 11: Managing Active Directory In A Hybrid Environment

  • Extending On-Premises Active Directory into Azure
  • Directory Synchronization
  • Implementing Federation

Module 12: Implementing Automation

  • Overview of Automation Components
  • PowerShell Workflows
  • Managing Automation
Length of Class: 
Five Days
Instructor-led or Online: 
Instructor-Led