Azure fundamentals

Beginner
Developer
Solution Architect
Administrator
Business Analyst
Business User
Azure
Azure Portal
Azure Resource Manager
Storage
Virtual Machines

Interested in the cloud, but aren't quite sure what it can do for you? This learning path is the place to start. Learn the benefits of cloud computing, features in Azure that will save you time and money, basic strategies for transitioning to the cloud and more.

Prerequisites:

None

Modules in this learning path

Introduction to Azure

Get started with Azure by creating and configuring your first virtual machine in the cloud.

Principles of cloud computing

Explore the core concepts of cloud computing and how it can help your business.

Tour Azure services and features

Create an Azure account, tour available services, and customize the portal.

Introduction to Azure compute

Review the Azure compute services and explore how they can solve common business needs.

Introduction to Azure Storage

In this module, we'll explore the benefits of Azure data storage versus on-premises storage.

Introduction to Azure networking

Running your app or service in the cloud requires a fast and secure network. Learn some of the Azure networking basics and how Azure networking helps improve resiliency and reduce latency.

Introduction to security in Azure

Discuss the basic concepts for protecting your infrastructure and data when you work in the cloud. Understand what responsibilities are yours and what Azure takes care of for you.