Cloud Training and Courseware

AZ900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

This course will provide foundational level knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure. The course can be taken as an optional first step in learning about cloud services and Microsoft Azure, before taking further Microsoft Azure or Microsoft cloud services courses.


The course will cover general cloud computing concepts as well as general cloud computing models and services such as Public, Private and Hybrid cloud and Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service(PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). It will also cover some core Azure services and solutions, as well as key Azure pillar services concerning security, privacy, compliance and trust. It will finally cover pricing and support services available with Azure. This course helps prepare students for Exam AZ-900. Passing this exam is required to earn the Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals certification.

20777 Implementing Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB Solutions

This course is aimed at database professionals who are looking to implement a Cosmos DB solution.

AI100T01 Designing and Implementing an Azure AI Solution

Build a customer support chat Bot that use artificial intelligence from the Microsoft Azure platform including language understanding and pre-built AI functionality in the Azure Cognitive Services.

AZ103 Microsoft Azure Administrator

This course teaches IT Professionals how to manage their Azure subscriptions, create and scale virtual machines, implement storage solutions, configure virtual networking, back up and share data, connect Azure and on-premises sites, manage network traffic, implement Azure Active Directory, secure identities, and monitor your solution.

DP200T01 Implementing an Azure Data Solution

In this course, the students will implement various data platform technologies into solutions that are in line with business and technical requirements including on-premises, cloud, and hybrid data scenarios incorporating both relational and No-SQL data. They will also learn how to process data using a range of technologies and languages for both streaming and batch data.

AZ500T00 Microsoft Azure Security Technologies

In this course students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to implement security controls, maintain the security posture, and identify and remediate vulnerabilities by using a variety of security tools. The course covers scripting and automation, virtualization, and cloud N-tier architecture.

DP201T01 Designing an Azure Data Solution

In this course, the students will design various data platform technologies into solutions that are in line with business and technical requirements. This can include on-premises, cloud, and hybrid data scenarios which incorporate relational, No-SQL or Data Warehouse data. They will also learn how to design process architectures using a range of technologies for both streaming and batch data.
The students will also explore how to design data security including data access, data policies and standards. They will also design Azure data solutions which includes the optimization, availability and disaster recovery of big data, batch processing and streaming data solutions.

DP100T01 Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure

In this Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure training class, students will gain the necessary knowledge about how to use Azure services to develop, train, and deploy machine learning solutions. The course starts with an overview of Azure services that support data science. From there, it focuses on using Azure's premier data science service, Azure Machine Learning service, to automate the data science pipeline. This course is focused on Azure and assumes students already know data science fundamentals.

AZ100 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment

This 5 day training helps you prepare for the Microsoft AZ-100 certification exam.

AZ101 Microsoft Azure Integration and Security

This 4 day training helps you prepare for the Microsoft AZ-101 certification exam.

AZ300 Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies

This 4.5 day training helps you prepare for the Microsoft AZ-300 certification exam.

AZ301 Microsoft Azure Architect Design

This 4 day training helps you prepare for the Microsoft AZ-301 certification exam.

AZ300T01 Deploying and Configuring Infrastructure

This course teaches IT Professionals how to manage their Azure resources, including deployment and configuration of virtual machines, virtual networks, storage accounts, and Azure AD that includes implementing and managing hybrid identities. You will also learn how cloud resources are managed in Azure through user and group accounts, and how to grant access to Azure AD users, groups, and services using Role-based access control (RBAC).

AZ300T02 Implementing Workloads and Security

This course teaches IT professionals how to discover, assess, plan and implement a migration of on-premises resources and infrastructure to Azure. Students will learn how to use Azure Migrate to perform the discovery and assessment phase that is critical to a successful migration. Students will also learn how to use Azure Site Recovery for performing the actual migration of workloads to Azure. The course focuses primarily on using ASR on a Hyper-V infrastructure to prepare and complete the migration process.

AZ300T03 Understanding Cloud Architect Technology Solutions

This course teaches IT professionals how operations are done in parallel and asynchronously. And, how your whole enterprise system must be resilient when failures occur, and just as importantly, how deployments can be automated and predictable. By using the Azure Application Architecture Guide and Azure reference architectures as a basis, you will understand how monitoring and telemetry are critical for gaining insight into the system.

AZ300T04 Creating and Deploying Apps

This course teaches IT Professionals how to build Logic App solutions that integrate apps, data, systems, and services across enterprises or organizations by automating tasks and business processes as workflows. Logic Apps is cloud service in Azure that simplifies how you design and create scalable solutions for app integration, data integration, system integration, enterprise application integration (EAI), and business-to-business (B2B) communication, whether in the cloud, on premises, or both.

AZ300T06 Developing for the Cloud

Learn how to configure a message-based integration architecture, develop for asynchronous processing, create apps for autoscaling, and better understand Azure Cognitive Services solutions.

AZ301T01 Designing for Identity and Security

Learn how to manage security and identity within the context of Azure. Also, you’ll be introduced to multiple SaaS services available in Azure that for integration into existing Azure solutions.

AZ301T02 Designing a Data Platform Solution

Learn to Compare and contrast various database options on Azure, identify data streaming options for large-scale data ingest, and identify longer-term data storage options.

AZ301T03 Designing for Deployment, Migration, and Integration

Learn how to deploy an ARM template to a resource group, author a complex deployment using the Azure Building Blocks tools, and integrate an API or Logic App with the API Management service.

AZ301T04 Designing an Infrastructure Strategy

Learn how to Describe DNS and IP strategies for VNETs in Azure, compare connectivity options for ad-hoc and hybrid connectivity, distribute network traffic across multiple loads using load balancers, and design a hybrid connectivity scenario between cloud and on-premise.

WA1723 Introduction to Cloud Computing

Every few years, a major shift in computing and Information Technology strategy comes along.  One of the latest such innovations is Cloud Computing.  Part technology innovation and part financial strategy, Cloud Computing holds tremendous potential for organizations of all shapes and sizes.

This course provides foundational knowledge in Cloud Computing components, foundational technologies, architecture, design, and business value. Attendees are provided with a broad survey of Cloud Computing concepts and given an opportunity to explore Cloud from multiple angles.  Concepts are reinforced through analysis of real world case studies and group discussion.

50466 Windows Azure Solutions with Microsoft Visual Studio 2010

This class is an introduction to cloud computing and specifically Microsoft's public cloud offering in Windows Azure. Windows Azure has been described by Microsoft as an operating system for "the cloud". In this class, you explore this cloud operating system and learn how to write, deploy and monitor .NET applications in Azure.

20487 Developing Windows Azure and Web Services

In this course, students will learn how to design and develop services that access local and remote data from various data sources. Students will also learn how to develop and deploy services to hybrid environments, including on-premises servers and Windows Azure.

10978 Introduction to Azure for Developers

This course offers students the opportunity to take an existing ASP.NET MVC application and expand its functionality as part of moving it to Azure.  This course focuses on developing in Azure using Storage, Cloud Services, Service Bus, Active Directory, WebSites and SQL among other features.  This course also focuses on using the provided .NET SDKs, REST APIs, configuration and deployment options related to Azure.

50592 Advanced SQL Azure

This 4-day Instructor Led course This class is an in-depth look at SQL Azure, the database cloud offering in Windows Azure. Learn the basics around server and database provisioning, valid Azure TSQL, and how security is implemented and managed. Advanced topics include partitioning with sharding, database design optimization, backup and synchronization via Synchronization Framework and Azure Data Sync and migrating various database scenarios to SQL Azure.

20247 Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud

This course equips students with the skills they require to configure and deploy a cloud using Microsoft System Center 2012 R2.

10979 Introduction to Microsoft Azure for IT Professionals & Developers

This course provides the underlying knowledge required by all individuals who will be evaluating Microsoft Azure, regardless of whether they are an administrator, developer, or database administrator.

40442 MOC Workshop: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions

This workshop is a chance for developers and IT Pros to come together and learn the architecture skills necessary to design solutions for Microsoft Azure.  The classroom experience for this workshop is high-level review of the pre-requisite materials students are expected to have completed in advance.  Then, students will assemble into groups to work on several real-world design case studies to design solutions for the Microsoft Azure platform.

10992 Integrating On-Premises Core Infrastructure with Microsoft Azure

This 3-day instructor-led course covers a range of components, including Azure Compute, Azure Storage, and network services that customers can benefit from when deploying hybrid solutions. In this context, the term hybrid means integrating infrastructure technologies that customers host in on-premises datacenters with Azure IaaS and PaaS services. This course offers an overview of these services, providing the knowledge necessary to design hybrid solutions properly. It also includes a number of demonstrations and labs that enable students to develop hands-on skills that are necessary when implementing such solutions.

20409 Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center

This five day course will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to design and implement Microsoft Server Virtualization solutions using Hyper-V and System Center.

20694 Virtualizing Enterprise Desktops and Apps

This five-day, hands-on training course is designed to teach you the breadth of Microsoft virtual desktop technology, and the course will compare and contrast the various technologies with use cases and best practices. This course builds your skills in Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) Service Pack 2 (SP2), Microsoft User Experience Virtualization (UE-V), and Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) as part of Windows Server 2012 R2. Throughout this course, you will learn how to manage, monitor, support, and troubleshoot various Windows-based desktop virtualization solutions.

40369 Cloud Fundamentals: MTA Exam 98-369

This three-day MTA Training course helps you prepare for Microsoft Technology Associate Exam 98-369, and build an understanding of these topics: The cloud, enabling, using and configuring cloud services, supporting cloud users, and administering Office 365 and Microsoft Intune. This course leverages the same content as found in the Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) for this exam.

552241 Microsoft Azure Big Data Analytics Solutions

552241 is a two-day instructor-led course is intended for data professionals who want to expand their knowledge about creating big data analytic solutions on Microsoft Azure.  Students will learn how to design solutions for batch and real-time data processing.  Different methods of using Azure will be discussed and practiced in lab exercises, such Azure CLI, Azure PowerShell and Azure Portal.  552241 labs and exercises cover the first two objectives of exam 70-475 (Designing Big Data batch, interactive & real-time solutions).  The other two objectives (Designing Machine Learning and cloud analytics solutions) are covered in 552242.

552242 Operationalize Cloud Analytics Solutions with Microsoft Azure

552242 is a two-day instructor-led course intended for data professionals who want to expand their knowledge about creating big data analytic solutions on Microsoft Azure.  Students will learn how to operationalize end-to-end cloud analytics solutions using the Azure Portal and Azure PowerShell.  It can be used on its own or with 552241, Microsoft Azure Big Data Analytics, to prepare for exam 70-475.

10993 Integrating On-Premises Identity Infrastructure with Microsoft Azure

This course teaches IT professionals how to integrate their on-premises AD DS environment with Azure AD and how to use Azure AD as a directory service. It also teaches candidates how to use Azure RMS to protect sensitive documents. Additionally, it focusses on how to enhance authentication with multi-factor authentication and how to monitor directory synchronization health.

WA2751 Beginning Serverless Architectures with Microsoft Azure

Migrating your application to a cloud-based serverless architecture doesn’t have to be difficult. Reduce complexity and minimize the time you spend administering servers or worrying about availability with this comprehensive guide to serverless applications on Azure.

20537 Configuring and Operating a Hybrid Cloud with Microsoft Azure Stack

This five-day course will provide students with the key knowledge required to deploy and configure Microsoft Azure Stack.

55247 Designing and Implementing Cloud Data Platform Solutions

This three-day instructor-led course is intended for data professionals who want to design and implement database solutions in SQL Server and on Microsoft Azure.  Security, Availability, Disaster Recovery, Scalability, Monitoring and Troubleshooting options will also be demonstrated.