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What you will learn

  • - Explain Azure Services and APIs and how they relate to Cloud computing

  • - Identify each of the managed services and explain the differences between them

  • - Understand the differences between Cloud deployment models

  • - Identify available Cloud Service Platforms and determine which works best for your needs

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Beginner Level

Approx. 9 hours to complete

English

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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

What is the "Cloud"?

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 23 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Scalable Compute and Storage Services3m
Distributed Computing for Performance and Reliability7m
Managed Infrastructure4m
Azure Services and APIs3m
4 readings
Scalable Cloud Computing and Storage Services15m
Distributed Computing5m
Azure and APIs25m
Assignment: View the Azure Cost Calculator10m
1 practice exercise
Module 1 Quiz20m
2 hours to complete

Levels of Managed Service

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 18 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
PaaS3m
SaaS3m
FaaS5m
2 readings
Levels of Managed Service30m
Assignment: Create a Free Azure Account30m
1 practice exercise
Module 2 Quiz20m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Deployment Models

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 17 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Public Deployment2m
Hybrid Cloud3m
HPC Cloud2m
Big Data Cloud3m
2 readings
Deployment Models30m
Cloud Solution Option10m
1 practice exercise
Module 3 Quiz20m
1 hour to complete

Hosting Scenarios

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 21 min)
5 videos
VMs, Docker, and Kubernetes9m
On-premises Computing1m
Cloud Computing3m
Best Practices and Use-Cases4m
1 practice exercise
Module 4 Quiz20m
Week
3

Week 3

1 hour to complete

Comparing Cloud Platforms

1 hour to complete
5 videos (Total 11 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
AWS2m
GCP57s
IBM Cloud1m
SalesForce2m
2 readings
AWS and GCP30m
IBM Cloud10m
1 practice exercise
Module 5 Quiz20m
1 hour to complete

The Future of Cloud Computing

1 hour to complete
4 videos (Total 10 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Distributed and Decentralized Applications2m
Machine Learning and AI2m
Internet of Things2m
2 readings
What is Serverless Computing10m
Distributed vs Decentralized10m
1 practice exercise
Module 6 Quiz20m

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