Architect storage infrastructure in Azure

Intermediate
Solutions Architect
Azure
Storage

Learn how to architect storage solutions for your applications in Azure.

Prerequisites

None

Modules in this learning path

Learn how using Azure Storage, Azure SQL Database, and Azure Cosmos DB - or a combination of them - for your business scenario is the best way to get the most performant solution.

Create an Azure Storage account with the correct options for your business needs.

Azure Storage Explorer allows you to quickly view all the storage services under your account. You can browse through, read, and edit data stored in those services through a user-friendly graphical interface.

Create a simple application and add configuration, client library references, and code to connect it to Azure Storage.

In this module, you learn how to make your application storage highly available by ensuring that you can fail over resources if there's an Azure region failure.

Learn how Azure Storage provides multilayered security to protect your data. Find out how to use access keys, to secure networks, and to use Advanced Threat Protection to proactively monitor your system.

Azure Files provides a cloud-based file share for storing and sharing files to applications. Whether it's an application hosted in Azure App Service, an Azure VM, or an on-premises app, Azure Files can store and share file access between one or more applications and systems in a secure and failure resilient manner.

Azure provides a variety of disk storage options for virtual machine workloads. Identify the features of capabilities of each type to ensure your application performs optimally.

Discover the tools available to detect and correct problems with your Azure Storage to enable your cloud storage infrastructure to operate at peak performance.