Azure Security and Monitoring

IT professionals responsible for managing Microsoft Azure


Expected Duration
102 minutes

Domains #1, 2, and 3 of the 70-533 exam require exam candidates to have skills related to monitoring various Azure components including configuring alerts and e-mail notifications. This course will cover various Azure security mechanisms included in all 70-533 exam domains.


Azure Security

  • start the course
  • define the reasons for Azure security measures
  • describe how Azure drive encryption works
  • user PowerShell to encrypt an Azure VM disk
  • describe how the Azure Key Vault is used
  • use PowerShell to create an Azure Key Vault
  • recognize the purpose of network security groups
  • use the portal to configure a network security group
  • use PowerShell to configure a network security group


  • define the relevance of monitoring
  • list multiple ways logs can be accessed
  • enable remote debugging for an Azure web app
  • enable the VM agent for monitoring and boot diagnostics
  • add metrics and alerts to monitor a web app
  • add metrics and alerts to monitor Azure storage
  • work with storage account logs
  • add metrics and alerts to monitor Azure SQL DB

Practice: Securing and Monitoring Azure

  • encrypt a VM disk and enable monitoring





Multi-license discounts available for Annual and Monthly subscriptions.