SMB Live: Microsoft Azure Technical Training and Hands On Labs

imageGet hands-on with Microsoft Azure at a one-day technical training event that’s coming to more than 20 cities across the United States over the next several weeks. This level-300 content, for IT Pros at partners that serve SMB customers and sell Azure, Windows Server, SQL Server, or Office 365, will go into depth on these topics:

  • How to set up Azure Backup
  • Create Azure Virtual Machines
  • Create Azure Virtual Networks
  • Plan for and deploy SQL Server Virtual Machines and SQL Server Databases to Azure
  • Azure Active Directory, Identity Management, and Office 365

Space at these events is limited. Register today for the training near you.


These events are intended specifically for IT Pros at partners serving small and medium business (SMB) customers.

Registration for these events is on the Partner Learning Center. To register, you must be a member of the Microsoft Partner Network. To associate yourself to your company’s MPN profile, follow the steps here. If you need help with registration, email

October 20

Bellevue, Washington

October 30

Minneapolis, Minnesota

November 4

Indianapolis, Indiana

November 5

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

November 10

Irvine, California

November 11

Detroit, Michigan

November 11

Sunnyvale, California

November 12

Cleveland, Ohio

November 13

Cincinnati, Ohio

November 13

Los Angeles, California

November 14

Rochester, New York

November 17

Houston, Texas

November 17

New York, New York

November 18

Boston, Massachusetts

November 19

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

November 20

Washington, DC

November 21

Atlanta, Georgia

December 2

Denver, Colorado

December 3

Charlotte, North Carolina

December 4

Chicago, Illinois

December 5

Tampa, Florida

December 9

Phoenix, Arizona

December 11

Dallas, Texas

December 11

Overland Park, Kansas

December 16

Miami, Florida

Attendee Hardware Requirements for Hosted Labs

Bring your laptop to the event to participate in the hands-on labs. Before arriving at the class, launch the test lab. This will ensure your computer meets the minimum requirements and that it supports launching labs. If you have issues launching the test lab, email for assistance.

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