Terraform Basics - Create a virtual machine on MS Azure

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In this Free Guided Project, you will:

Understanding Infrastructure as code and Terraform

Azurerm provider to create infrastructures on MS Azure

Create a virtual machine and its components using Terraform

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Clock2 Hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

Terraform allows you to define and create complete infrastructure deployments in MS Azure. You build Terraform templates in a human-readable format that creates and configure Azure resources in a consistent, reproducible manner.


No prior experience in Terraform is required. Basic understanding of MS Azure or any other cloud platform will help

Skills you will develop

DevopsterraformAzureIT AutomationInfrastructure As Code

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Introduction to IAC and Terraform

  2. Configure "azurerm" provider

  3. Create your first Azure Infrastructure - Resource Group

  4. Understanding standalone virtual Network architecture

  5. Create a virtual network

  6. Create a public address

  7. Create Network Security Group

  8. Create a virtual network interface card

  9. Create Storage account

  10. Create a virtual machine

  11. Connect to the virtual machine through ssh

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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