Course description

This course introduces you to the new world of cloud computing and how to build on the Windows Azure Platform. We'll cover Windows Azure compute and storage and SQL Azure. Along the way we'll discuss cloud computing tradeoffs and help you understand the constraints and limitations imposed by the cloud computing model offered by the Windows Azure Platform today

Course content

  • Cloud Concepts
  • Introduction to Microsoft Azure
  • Azure architecture and service guarantees
  • Azure accounts, subscriptions and active directory
  • Managing Azure services –management tools
  • Azure compute and data storage options
  • Azure networking options
  • Azure security, responsibility and trust
  • Azure policy and Azure resource manager (ARM)
  • Predict costs and optimise spending for azure

Course Objectives

  • General Cloud concepts
  • What Microsoft Azure is
  • How Azure is designed and built
  • What resources and services Azure can offer
  • How to use, manage and secure Azure resources

Target audience

  • This course is intended for anyone (non-technical) new to Microsoft Azure

Location / Delivery

  • Online

Start date

  • June 8, 2020


  • 2 hours per day across five days


  • £225.00 £450.00