Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (M20533)

In this course, you will learn the architecture, services, tools, and portals of Microsoft Azure. You will take your knowledge and experience in System Center, Windows Server, and Windows Development to the cloud by learning how to manage and implement virtual networking in Azure, implementing websites and data services, Azure Content Delivery Networks, and create and manage Azure Active Directory.

This course incorporates materials from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 20533 and it can assist you in your preparation for Exam 70-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions.

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  • Azure architecture components including infrastructure, tools, and portals
  • Implement and manage virtual networking within Azure and connecting to on-premise environments
  • Plan and create Azure virtual machines
  • Optimize availability and reliability for Azure virtual machines
  • Implement, manage, back up, and monitor storage solutions
  • Plan and implement data services based on structured query language (SQL) databases to support applications
  • Deploy and configure websites
  • Publish content through Azure Content Delivery Networks
  • Create and manage Azure AD Directories
  • Integrate on-premises Windows AD with Azure AD
  • Automate operations in Azure management by using PowerShell runbooks

Target Audience

  • IT Professionals
  • Server Administrators
  • Windows Server Administrators
  • Developers


Experience with or knowledge of:

  • Network configuration including TCP/IP, DNS, virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, and encryption technologies
  • Creating, configuring, deploying, and monitoring a website on IIS
  • Active Directory concepts including domains, forests, domain controllers, replication, Kerberos, and LDAP
  • Database concepts including tables, queries, SQL, database replication, and database schemas
  • Resilience and disaster recovery including backup and restoration, operations, and clustering

Expected Duration

5 day

Course Objectives

1.æIntroduction to Azure

´æCloud Technology Overview
´æAzure Infrastructure Review
´æAzure Portals
´æManaging Azure Using Windows PowerShell

2.æImplement and Manage Azure Networks

´æPlan Virtual Networks
´æImplement and Manage Azure Virtual Networks
´æConfigure Connections to Azure Virtual Networks

3.æImplement Virtual Machines

´æIntroduction to IaaS Cloud Services
´æPlan Virtual Machine Workloads

4.æAuthor Azure Resource Manager Templates

´æManage Virtual Machines
´æConfigure Virtual Machines
´æManage and Configure Virtual Machine Disks
´æManage and Monitor Azure Virtual Machines

5.æImplement Azure App Services

´æPlan for App Deployment in App Service
´æDeploy, Configure, and Monitor Web Apps
´æTraffic Manager

6.æPlan and Implement Storage, Backup, and Recovery Services

´æPlan, Implement, and Manage Storage
´æImplement Azure Content Delivery Networks
´æImplementing Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery

7.æPlan and Implement Azure SQL Database

´æDeploy Azure SQL Database
´æMonitor Azure SQL Database
´æManage Azure SQL Database Security and Azure SQL Database Business Continuity

8.æImplement PaaS Cloud Services

´æPlan and Deploy PaaS Cloud Services
´æConfigure Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP)
´æMonitoring Cloud Services

9.æImplement Azure Active Directory (AD)

´æCreate and Manage Azure AD Directories
´æConfigure Application Integration with Azure AD
´æOverview of Azure AD Premium

10.æManage AD in the Hybrid Environment

´æExtend On-Premises Active Directory Deployments into Azure
´æDirectory Synchronization
´æImplement Federation

11.æImplement Azure-Based Management and Automation

´æImplement Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS)
´æAutomation Components
´æPowerShell Workflows
´æManaging Automation