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Introduction to Azure

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Learn about the power of Microsoft Azure and cloud computing software to help you improve your data engineering skills.

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Begin your Azure Odyssey Unlock the vast realm of cloud computing with Microsoft Azure. Whether you are an IT enthusiast, developer, or just a cloud novice, this course unveils Azure, offering a roadmap to harness its myriad features seamlessly. You will grasp Azure's role in the cloud cosmos, dive into its diverse offerings, and understand where it stands in the global market.

Discover the key Azure building blocks You will decode core components like Azure Regions, Datacenters, and the innovative Azure Resource Manager. This course will help you quickly absorb the essence of Azure services and delve into Azure Compute, Virtual Networks, and more. Learn how they bolster data management by unpacking Azure's storage solutions like Blob Storage and Data Lake.

Master Azure management essentials Learn the key topics to become a master at handling Azure’s management tasks. Unravel Azure's security framework and its commitment to global compliance standards. Learn to balance between Azure’s resource richness and budget constraints. Grasp the ABCs of transitioning to Azure, ensuring a hiccup-free migration.

By the course's culmination, you will possess a solid Azure foundation.
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    Introduction to Azure Services


    Discover Azure's core essentials and its vast ecosystem. Begin your journey by understanding what Microsoft Azure is and what it offers. Get an overview of Azure’s core components and learn about the different services provided by Azure.

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    Introduction to Microsoft Azure
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    Azure's cloud offering
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    Navigating Azure
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    Navigating Azure's services
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    Benefits of cloud services
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    A digital journey to Azure
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    Azure's core components
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    Identity and access management
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    Creating your first resource
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    Creating a virtual machine
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    Resource Categorization
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    Azure services overview
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    Classify Different Services
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    AI and ML Service Selection
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    Azure serverless
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Kevin is a seasoned technologist with decades of experience in information technology roles across diverse industries, including entertainment, telecommunications, finance, retail, hospitality, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, government, and consulting. He holds certifications in various products and operating systems and has worked with cloud platforms like AWS and Azure for over ten years.
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  • Uchechi O.
    5 days

    Easy to understand and flow with.

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  • Daniel R.
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    Great course

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