Getting Started with Azure

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Kenny Mobley

Instructor: Kenny Mobley


(496 reviews)

Beginner level
No prior experience required
20 hours to complete
3 weeks at 6 hours a week
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

What you'll learn

  • Navigating the Azure Portal and Creating Custom Dahboards

  • Deploying Virtual Machines

  • Cloud Security, including Network Security Groups, Firewall and Resource Policies

  • Azure Cloud Resource Groups and Storage Options

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There are 6 modules in this course

Welcome to "Getting Started with Azure". This course is designed to give you the skills needed to successfully manage Microsoft Azure resources.

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3 videos3 readings1 quiz1 plugin

In this lesson you will be introduced to basic concepts of deploying virtual machines in Microsoft Azure.

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1 video2 readings1 quiz

Cloud security is an important topic. This lesson covers key concepts of security for Azure resources.

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1 video4 readings1 quiz1 plugin

Azure resources are frequently deployed with many related resources. You will be introduced to key considerations for deploying to an Azure Network.

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2 videos3 readings1 quiz

This module introduces common firewall configuration activities. You will also learn the benefits of resource groups in Azure, how they are managed, their configuration settings, and common components.

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2 videos3 readings1 quiz1 plugin

In this lesson you will learn how to create and manage storage options in Azure.

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1 video5 readings2 quizzes


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