Configure Azure VM Networking, Storage, Scaling, and Monitoring

The Learning Path is aimed at professionals preparing to take the 70-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions certification exam, and who are experienced in designing, programming, implementing, automating, and monitoring Microsoft Azure cloud platform solutions. Exam candidates should also be adept at using development tools, techniques, and design methodologies associated with the design of scalable and resilient, cloud-based solutions.


Expected Duration
135 minutes

Domain #2 of the Microsoft 70-532 certification examination sets out to test the candidate’s skills with respect to the creation and management of Azure Virtual Machines. This course covers objectives 4, 5, and 6 of this domain, and, by way of discussion and demonstration, will support candidates studying for and preparing to take the 70-532 examination.


Virtual Machine Networking

  • start the course
  • configure a VM to permit public access
  • configure a VM with a reserved IP address
  • describe ACLs with respect to VM access
  • configure VM ACLs
  • describe Azure VM Load Balancing
  • configure LB for public endpoints
  • describe DSR and Keep-Alive
  • configure DSR
  • describe VM firewall configuration

Scaling Virtual Machines

  • describe VM scaling and VM sizes
  • manually configure Azure VM scaling
  • describe Azure Availability Sets
  • configure Availability Sets
  • describe and configure VM Autoscale

Virtual Machine Storage

  • plan storage capacity
  • configure storage pools
  • configure disk caching
  • describe storage replication
  • describe sharing and share access with Azure File Sharing
  • create a file/folder share

Practice: Working with VMs and Storage

  • scale and monitor Azure VMs, and design and implement Azure storage





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