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In this learning path, you will learn about the basics of using Dynamics CRM online from the view of an end user, and then move on to managing and configuring the service. This learning path will help you prepare for MB2-712 Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016 Customization and Configuration
This learning path will teach the basics of using and administering Linux systems. The focus is on distro-independent fundamentals, including: installing and managing Linux software, using essential Linux commands, understanding and modifying the boot process, device and kernel management, basic scripting, configuring services, user and group management, system monitoring, networking and storage management, virtualization. This path will prepare students to pass the Linux Foundation Certified Linux System (LFCS) Administrator exam through on-demand training and real-time hands-on exercises.
In this learning path, you will learn core capabilities of Windows Server 2019. These courses will provide you a solid foundation for deploying and administering Windows Server 2019 as well as help you prepare for Exam 98-365 Windows Server Administration Fundamentals.
This learning path consists of courses and hands-on labs to help prepare you to pass Microsoft Exam AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator. Subscriptions include unlimited hands-on lab access and live training.
In this learning path, you will learn how to use the Azure Backup Service to protect workloads that reside on-premises, in Azure or even in other cloud providers. From there, you will learn how to use Azure Site Recovery to enable disaster recovery between on-premises and the cloud or between different regions in Azure.
In this learning path, you will learn how to deploy and manage web apps using Azure App Services. This path is designed for developers and IT professionals that will use Azure App Services (Web Apps) as their primary hosting platform.
This course prepares you to pass the AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate Exam. The course covers the knowledge requirements for the exam as defined by the exam blueprint. It also has hands on lab and real-life examples to help you understand the features and how to put them to use.
Managing Modern Desktops focuses on knowledge needed to plan and implement Windows 10 with dynamic deployment or Windows Autopilot; upgrade devices to Windows 10; manage updates and device authentication; plan and implement co-management; implement conditional access and compliance policies; configure device profiles; manage user profiles; manage Windows Defender; manage Intune device enrollment and inventory; monitor devices; deploy/update applications, and implement Mobile Application Management (MAM).
This course covers a quick overview of Azure Stack, itsposition in the market, ahigh level architecture of Azure Stack,data center integration points, and teaches how to unlock innovation with hybrid cloud use cases.
The course will educate you on the details you need to know to be able to start writing PowerShell for Azure AD. By the end, our objective is to make you feel comfortable writing PowerShell to automate common management tasks for Azure AD. We’ll also provide you some real-world examples for where you can use PowerShell to be more consistent and save time.
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
This course prepares you to pass the AWS Certified SysOps Administrator Associate Exam. The course covers the knowledge requirements for the exam as defined by the exam blueprint. It also has hands on lab and real-life examples to help you understand the features and how to put them to use.The course starts with an introduction to the AWS Certified SysOps administrator certification, it will then delve into the details of Monitoring and Reporting, Deployment and Provisioning, High Availability, Storage and Data management. Then it will cover Security, Networking and Route53, VPCs and Automation. Some of the major topics that will be covered in this course include in-depth VPC configuration, configuring Elastic Load Balancer, ELB, configuring Auto scaling, configuring Route 53, working with Identity and Access Management. By end of this course you will be prepared to sit and pass the certification exam.
Azure DNS - Advanced
The Domain Name System, or DNS, is responsible for translating (or resolving) a service or server name to its IP address. Azure DNS is a hosting service for DNS domains, providing name resolution using the Microsoft Azure infrastructure. In addition to supporting internet-facing DNS domains, Azure also supports DNS for cloud and hybrid networks.This course provides in-depth guidance on using DNS in Azure, covering both public and private DNS deployment, configuration and management.As a starting point, students are introduced to DNS (Domain Name System) fundamentals, as well as the various DNS services and features in Azure. Next, students are guided through the registration, delegation, and hosting of public DNS zones using Azure DNS, together with DNS record management. Public DNS management is concluded with a discussion of sub-zones and DNS zone file import and export.Students are then introduced to the Azure features for managing DNS in private and hybrid networks. This includes learning which scenarios support Azure DNS private zones and when to use dedicated name servers, together with deployment and configuration details for both approaches.The course concludes with a discussion of DNS operations. Students learn how to configure DNS management role-based access control, prevent accidental DNS changes, how to monitor key Azure DNS metrics, and how to set up alerts. Finally, advanced topics include DNS zone backup and recovery, and how to deploy a redundant DNS zone co-hosted with an external provider for maximum resilience to DNS outages or DDoS attacks.
In this course, students will learn how to use Azure's built-in capabilities for investigating and diagnosing common networking issues.
Configure and Manage Microsoft Teams
Microsoft Teams is designed for efficient and effective collaboration. This course is designed for Office 365 leaders and administrators who are responsible for reviewing, deploying, configuring, and managing Microsoft Teams. The course will provide valuable knowledge to administrators who manage apps, services, and support infrastructure to meet business requirements. It will enable support administrators to troubleshoot and monitor Teams communications, meetings, network usage, basic configurations.
This course will help you prepare for the exam MS-300: Deploying Microsoft 365 Teamwork by covering the basics of configuring and managing SharePoint Online. This seven-part module will cover topics such as planning and configuring site collections and hub sites, planning and configuring apps, working with managed metadata, planning and configuring guest access, managing user profiles, setting up Information Rights Management, managing search, and monitoring the SharePoint Online service.
In this course, students will learn about the core Azure networking features available to Azure Virtual Machines. This module teaches students how Virtual Machine networking is implemented, for external connections to the Internet, for internal connections within Virtual Networks, and for connections to on-premises networks. Students learn how to control network access with Network Security Groups and Application Security Groups as well as how to control network flows with User-Defined Routes. The course finishes with a detailed discussion of both Internet-facing and Intranet-facing DNS scenarios in Azure.
This course covers configuring Exchange Online and Delve and Office 365 Video for End Users. This course starts with user settings for Exchange Online such as email address, aliases and SIP addresses. Users we’ll learn about Resource Mailboxes, Office 365 Groups (replacing Shared Mailboxes), External Contacts and Distribution Lists. It will also cover two recent features that have been released and added to the 70-347 test, Delve and the Office 365 Video Portal.This course will get you well on your way to earning your MCSA: Office 365. The course outline is based on “Configure additional email addresses for users” and “Create and manage external contacts, resources and groups” from Microsoft Exam 70-347.
This course teaches IT Professionals how to create and manage virtual machines as part of an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) computing infrastructure. Students learn how to assess their on-premises environment for virtual machine readiness in preparation for moving resources to the cloud to include sizing, pricing, and design considerations.Next, students learn how to create and deploy virtual machines in Azure using the Azure portal, PowerShell, and ARM templates. The course includes instruction on deploying custom images and Linux virtual machines. Then, students learn how to configure the networking and storage components of virtual machines. Deploying highly available virtual machines is critical in the light of planned and unplanned events, and students learn how to use availability sets to ensure that virtual machine resources are available during downtime followed by how to use extensions and Desired State Configuration (DSC) for post deployment automation and configuration tasks.Finally, students learn how to perform virtual machine backups and how to use Azure’s monitoring capabilities to collect, view, and analyze virtual machine diagnostic and log data.
This course covers designing and implementing a Microsoft 365 tenant. This course starts with creating a new tenant, creating the domain then continue through setting up users and importing your data. It also includes a module on management and monitoring the environment.This course will teach the foundational skills required to begin your journey to completing the Microsoft 365 Identity and Services exam. It is one of the prerequisite requirements for the earning the Microsoft 365 Certified Enterprise Administrator Expert certification.
Dynamics 365 Fundamentals
Dynamics 365 is a family of Business Applications. This course provides an overview of the functionality provided by Dynamics 365 Apps to provide a foundational level of knowledge of their capabilities and how the Apps are provided by Microsoft.
Building on the knowledge gained from the Getting Started with Dynamics CRM course, this course dives into the array of options available for tailoring Dynamics CRM to the specific needs of an organization. Upon completion of this course students will have hands on experience customizing and automating Dynamics CRM as well as applying proper security and packaging their customizations for transfer to other CRM environments and organizations.
The purpose of this course is to give students a thorough introduction to the core areas of Dynamics CRM, specifically within the functionality of Sales, Marketing, and Service. Upon the completion of this course, students will have experience implementing the base functionality of the Sales, Marketing and Service modules.
This course teaches IT Professionals how to implement Azure storage solutions for a variety of scenarios. Students learn about the different storage accounts and services as well as basic data replication concepts and available replication schemes. Students are also introduced to Storage Explorer as a convenient way to work with Azure storage data. Students also learn the types of storage and how to work with managed and custom disks. Azure blob storage is how Azure stores unstructured data in the cloud, and students learn how to work with blobs and blob containers. They also learn how to use Azure Files to work with file shares that are accessed via the Server Message Block (SMB) protocol. In addition to blob storage, this course covers Table and Queue storage as storage options for structured data. Students then learn how to secure and manage storage using Shared Access Signatures (SAS) and Azure Backup using Recovery Services Vault. Next, students learn how to use Azure File Sync to centralize an organization’s file Shares in Azure Files. Content Delivery Network (CDN) is used to store cached content on a distributed network of servers that are close to end-users. Students learn how to optimize content delivery with Azure CDN as well as how to transfer large amounts of data using the Azure Import/Export service. Lastly, students learn how to monitor Azure storage by configuring metrics and alerts and using the Activity Log. Students learn how to analyze usage trends, trace requests, and diagnose issues with a storage account.
Implement Modern Device Services - Course Two of MS-101 Exam Preparation
Students will learn about the modern workplace philosophy and how to embrace it, evolving the company paradigm into a flexible environment which allows collaboration while maintaining the security principals and improving the business through the adoption of the new platforms and concepts.
Hello, and welcome to the Implementing to Azure Backup course!This course comes in two sections. First, we'll introduce the Azure Backup service, and we'll give an overview of what it does and how it works. Secondly, we'll examine how to protect and recover Azure Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) virtual machines using Azure Backup.
This course is designed for cloud architects, cloud administrators, DevOps engineers, and IT professionals that have experience with Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Services (IaaS) and Platform Services (PaaS). This course focuses on architecting, deploying, and managing Microsoft's enterprise hybrid cloud solution Azure Stack. This course covers scenarios such as Azure Stack Architecture, deploying and configuring Azure Stack to be enterprise ready, configuring Azure Stack for tenants, region management, monitoring, backup and disaster recovery.
This course gives you an introduction to Microsoft’s Office 365 offering and the core services offered within. This course begins by walking you through some of the planning and considering that goes into creating your tenant as well as through all the steps of getting your tenant up and running. This course will get you well on your way to earning your MCSA: Office 365. The course outline is heavily geared towards preparing you for the topics covered in Microsoft’s 70-346.
Introduction to Google Cloud Platform
This course covers understanding clouds, different services, google cloud and its advantages. We start off by learning basics of cloud computing, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS). We will then move on to the Google cloud and the benefits of using it.We will also take a deep look at each service of the Google Compute Platform (GCP), including networking, security, compute, storage, and more. Through this course, you will gain an understanding of availability zones, containers, and cloud data flow for data processing.
In this course, students will learn the fundamentals of hybrid networking in Azure. This includes connecting Azure virtual networks to on-premises systems for communications between on-premises users and systems and Azure services - both private such as virtual machines and public such as Azure SQL and Azure App Services. Students will also learn about the available VPN types and how to configure them.
This training provides an overview of Microsoft Teams. This course is designed to prepare the students for the exam track of Microsoft Office 365 exams 70-346 and 70-347. In this course, you will learn where Microsoft Teams fit within your organization with Skype for Business. Key features of Microsoft Teams such as user and tenant configuration will be covered. Students will also learn the basic architecture of Microsoft Teams as well as Planning and deploying Microsoft Teams, and its clients' types. Finally, they will learn about the new admin tools for Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business Admin center. This class will prepare system engineers and administrators for more advanced work in planning, deploying, managing, administering and configuring Microsoft Teams.
This course provides a very basic introduction to SharePoint Online. Whether you are an IT Professional tasked with managing Office 365 and you need to know the SharePoint basics, or you are a productivity worker who is seeing SharePoint for the first time, this course will give you a broad overview of what SharePoint Online can do. The course will help you understand how to create and organize content by using lists, libraries, and web pages within SharePoint Online. You will also learn how to collaborate with other users by sharing content, working together in groups, and leveraging SharePoint’s search engine to surface content. You’ll get an introduction to SharePoint Designer and learn how to use it to create workflows and bring external data into SharePoint. You will also get an overview the interaction between SharePoint Online other Office 365 features such as OneDrive for Business, Office 365 Groups, portals (such as the Video portal), and Delve.
This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to support and troubleshoot Windows 10 Operating Systems and supported devices in a Windows Server domain environment. This course will begin with an overview of Windows 10, its architecture, supported hardware devices, and device drivers. Then, this course will focus on troubleshooting O.S. and its hardware issues followed by troubleshooting printer issues and file recovery. Finally, the course will mark its conclusion by discussing troubleshooting with SysInternal Tools.
This course covers the fundamentals of using and administering Linux systems. The focus is on distro-independent fundamentals, including: installing and managing Linux software, using essential Linux commands, understanding and modifying the boot process, device and kernel management, basic scripting, configuring services, user and group management, system monitoring, networking and storage management, virtualization. This course will prepare students to pass the Linux Foundation Certified Linux System Administrator exam.
In this course, students will learn the fundamentals of load balancing in Azure and explore Azure load balancing services in detail. Services include Azure Load Balancer, Azure Application Gateway, and Azure Traffic Manager. In addition, students will learn how these services can be combined to build resilient application architectures for both IaaS and PaaS hosted applications.
Manage Access and Authentication - Course Two of MS-100 Exam Preparation
This course will cover the management of authentication and authorization services in Azure Active Directory and Microsoft 365. It will include concepts of authentication process on-prem and the design best practices for a successful business migration.Multi-Factor Authentication and Application access will also be part of the content to provide a complete picture of these features and their usage on authentication and authorization, covering internal and external requests and providing a full understanding of the service.
This course teaches IT Professionals how to manage their Azure subscriptions to include access, policies, compliance, and how to track and estimate service usage and related costs. Students learn how cloud resources are managed in Azure through user and group accounts and how to grant appropriate access to Azure AD users, groups, and services through role-based access control (RBAC). Students also discover the core monitoring tools and capabilities provided by Azure including Azure Alerts and Activity Log. Students are then introduced to Log Analytics as a broad data analytics solution as well as how to use this service to query and analyze operational data. Finally, students learn about the Azure Resource Manager (ARM) deployment model and how to work with resources, resource groups and ARM templates.There are three modules in this course altogether:Manage Azure Subscriptions and Resources OverviewMonitor Subscription ResourcesAzure Cost Management and OptimizationBecause this course is the first course in the series for the Azure Administrator exams, there is a considerable amount of foundational content that is covered here in order to prepare students for the remaining courses in the curriculum. As a result, students are provided with a lesson that covers tips and tricks for working in the Azure portal as well as an introduction to key tools used in the Azure environment such as the Cloud Shell and Resource Explorer. Emphasis is laid on PowerShell and the command line interface (CLI) as important skills to acquire not only in preparation for the exam, but for the job role itself.
This course covers managing Azure Web Apps. The topics discussed cover a broad overview of Azure App Service and Azure Web Apps as well as more in-depth discussion into many of the various features of Azure Web Apps, PowerShell and the Azure CLI. The features covered in this course include: Continuous Deployment, Kudu, Diagnostics Monitoring, Application Insights, Hybrid Networking, Deployment Slots, Testing, Scaling, Traffic Manager, and Azure CDN. This course should help in preparation for the AZ-101 Microsoft Azure Integration and Security and AZ-200 Microsoft Azure Developer Core Solutions certification exams.
Managing Identities and Roles - Course Three of MS-100 Exam Preparation
In this course, you will learn learn how to manage user security groups and licenses for cloud identities, and how to plan and implement identity synchronization, federated identities, applications, and external access.This course focuses on the management tasks for identity and role administration from the Microsoft 365 platform perspective to cover security, compliance and supporting roles; it will also elaborate on tips for monitoring the integration and hybrid services used on identity management.
In this course, students will learn how to manage and configure Azure Active Directory in basic and advanced deployment scenarios. Students will learn how to manage hybrid identity to include attribute writeback as well as how to manage devices with Azure Active Directory.
This course will look at the fundamentals of Microsoft 365 including Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security. It will also show a comparison between on-premise solutions and cloud based solutions.
This course gives you an introduction to managing your Office 365 Clients and end user Devices. This course begins by covering two deployment models for Client and App Deployments, a User-Drive Deployment and an IT Driven Deployment. Once the Deployment is complete, we will look at how you can set up and report on Telemetry Data on the client deployments. We will wrap up the course by looking at how to configure the client applications once they have been deployed. This course will get you well on your way to earning your MCSA: Office 365. The course outline is based on the "Managing Client and User Devices" section of Microsoft Exam 70-347.
Plan Office 365 Workloads and Application - Course Four of MS-100 Exam Preparation
This course introduces you to the key components of Office 365 and then focuses on what it takes to move your organization to Office 365. You will spend time learning how to plan an Office 365 deployment.It will also cover the design and planning tools and top to handle on-prem and cloud workloads and have a whole support platform to work based on the business requirements.
Welcome to the Planning and Configuring Exchange Online Services Course!Following planning and configuration, we will take a look at migration strategies for Exchange as well as managing anti-malware and anti-spam policies. Overall, we will be covering the following topics:Planning and ConfigurationEmail ProtectionClient Access RulesMigrations
Welcome to the Planning and Deploying Skype for Business Online Course! This course includes helpful information in many areas such as External Access as well as managing domains and consumer connectivity. We will also learn about hosting meetings in Skype for business and wrap up with what is available for cloud voice communication in Skype for Business. Overall, this course covers the following areas:External AccessManaging Domains and Consumer ConnectivityMeeting InvitationsPush Notification ServiceCloud Voice
The course will educate you on the details you need to know to be able to start writing PowerShell for Office 365. By the end, our objective is to make you feel comfortable writing PowerShell against any of the core technologies in the stack. We’ll also give you some real-world examples of where you can use PowerShell to be more consistent and save time.
PowerShell is Microsoft’s strategic task automation platform for IT Pros, It is a key component of Microsoft’s overall management strategy. PowerShell consists of a scripting environment, a script development tool (the PowerShell ISE) and a wealth of add-on functionality in the form of modules. PowerShell also ships for down-level systems including Windows 7, 8.1 and Server 2012. This course provides a great foundation to PowerShell. It covers the fundamental aspects of PowerShell and demonstrates the many new and improved features that come with PowerShell Version 3. We also discuss PowerShell V4 and V5.
In this course, students will learn how to implement and configure advanced security controls in Azure Active Directory, including Multi-Factor Authentication and Privileged Identity Management. These controls are implemented to secure user identities in Azure Active Directory and provide advanced reporting, authentication, and authorization through the Azure AD identity service.
This course explores the Security and Compliance features now available within Office 365. The course starts with a general review of core Security and Compliance features found within Office 365. The course will then move into specific areas such as Data Loss Prevention, Device Management, Permissions and core Security along with overall Administration and Reporting. Each topic area will be discussed and demonstrated.
Security, Compliance, Privacy, and Trust in Microsoft 365 - Course Three of MS-900: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals Exam Preparation
This course will discusses the implementation of cloud security in Microsoft 365, in addition to compliance and privacy concerns. You will learn about various identity and security methods as well as discussing the use of Azure Active Directory and AD DS. It will also discuss mobile device and application management and the use of Windows Intune.
In this course, students will get an overview of many of the aspects involved in administering a SharePoint Online environment using the SharePoint Online Administration Center and PowerShell. Students will learn how to manage the creation and deletion of site collections; handle site collection settings such as quotas and administrators; control external sharing; manage service applications; control which information is managed in user profiles; and handle the distribution and licensing of apps. Students will also learn advanced site collection administration topics such as how to activate and deactivate features, create site policies, publish content across site collections, and more. Additionally, students will learn how to set up a hybrid environment that connects their local SharePoint environment to Office 365, and will also get an overview of a few of the popular tools available for migrating content from an on-premises SharePoint environment to Office 365.
Subscriptions and Support in Microsoft 365 - Course Four of MS-900: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals Exam Preparation
This course will discuss the various licensing and subscription options available in Microsoft 365. It will also discuss the pricing and models for other cloud services and a comparison between cloud services versus on-premise. Finally, it will look at the process for creating a support request.
In this module, you will focus on pricing and support models available with Microsoft to include but not limited to Azure subscriptions, planning and managing costs, support options available with Azure, and the service lifecycle in Azure.
In this module you will learn basic cloud concepts to include but not limited to the following: Why Cloud Services?, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Public, Private, and Hybrid cloud models.
In this module, you will learn the basics of core services available within Microsoft Azure to include but not limited to Core Azure architectural components, Core Azure Services and Products, Azure Solutions, and Azure management tools.
In this module, you will learn about security, privacy, compliance, and trust with Microsoft Azure. You will become familiar with the following topics: securing network connectivity in Azure, core Azure identity services, security tools and features, Azure governance methodologies, monitoring and reporting in Azure, and privacy, compliance and data protection standards in Azure.
This course provides an overview of cloud concepts and platforms. It also discusses benefits and processes for migrating to the cloud. It will also look at different Microsoft Cloud Services and Microsoft 365 service offerings.
The course will educate students on setting up a Windows Server environment, with supporting services and components. It will introduce you to Windows Server, as well as provide an understanding of server hardware and resources. It will also provide the basics of installing, configuring and managing Windows Servers, along with disk storage, device management, services and performance monitoring in windows server.
The course will educate you on setting up a Windows Server services starting with DNS, DHCP, Active Directory and Certificate Services. It will introduce you to basic management of Active Directory Group Policies as well as creating and managing Active Directory objects such as Users and Groups. The course will also cover files and folders such as sharing and NTFS permissions, as well using Print Server capabilities within Windows Server.
This course covers a variety of topics including web services within the internet information server. Hyper-V virtualization, Windows server remote access and administration. The course will not only walk-through installation, but also basic configuration. The course will also walk-through the basics of windows server troubleshooting using out of the box tools as well as the Sysinternals tools provided by Microsoft. Lastly, we will walkthrough a setup of Network Load-balancing and Clustering.
In this lab, you will connect to Azure Active Directory to retrieve audit and reporting information.
In this lab, you will learn the basics of authoring and deploying an Azure Resource Manager (ARM) template using Visual Studio 2019 focused on infrastructure as a service (IaaS) technologies. You will author a template that deploys a virtual machine that automatically configures a web server with a sample app as well as a virtual machine with SQL Server and a database for the sample app.
In this lab, you learn the basics of authoring and deploying an Azure Resource Manager (ARM) template using Visual Studio Code, focused on Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) technologies. You author a template that deploys a virtual machine, which gets automatically configured as a web server with a sample web app, as well as configuring a second virtual machine which gets configured with SQL Server and a database for the sample app.
In this lab, you will learn the basics of Azure Automation for common Azure Active Directory tasks.
In this lab, learn how to work with Azure Storage. Topics covered include: Using the Azure Portal, Azure Storage Explorer, Visual Studio 2017 and PowerShell. All aspects of Azure Storage will be explored including: Blobs, Files, Tables and Queues.
In this lab, you will learn how to setup and configure common services in your Linux VMs. Services will include FTP, NFS, CIFS, SNP, HTTP Proxy, and LDAP.This lab automatically deploys multiple virtual machines that you will use as part of the lab and will take between 3 to 5 minutes to fully provision.
In this lab, you will use the Azure cross-platform CLI tools (version 2.0) to learn the fundamentals of creating and managing Azure Virtual Machines.
Learn Azure Active Directory features: In this lab you will learn the different aspects and key features of Azure Active Directory, and more specifically how it integrates in a hybrid identity solution. Note: This lab pre-deploys several resources and will take 15-20 minutes to start.
In this lab, you will learn the foundations of deploying and configuring virtual machines in Microsoft Azure. You will configure a web farm using availability sets, load balancing, and virtual machine extensions to deploy a web app. You will configure diagnostics and monitoring for the virtual machine as well as setup network security groups to lower any potential attack surface area.
In this lab, you will learn the foundations of deploying and configuring virtual machines in Microsoft Azure. You will configure a web farm using availability sets, load balancing, and virtual machine extensions to deploy a web app as well as deploy and configure a SQL Server for the web application database.
In this lab, you learn about the different capabilities of Azure NetworkWatcher. The lab starts from the initial steps of enabling Azure Network Watcher in multiple Azure regions and deploying the Azure Network Watcher Virtual Machine extension to several VMs that are already deployed in your subscription. You learn how to use Azure Network Watcher Topology, you will then execute a network packet capture from the Azure Portal and PowerShell, and learn how to interpret and analyze the contents of a capture file by using different tools. Then you will move over to using IP Flow Verify and NetworkSecurity Group View features of Azure Network Watcher. In the last exercises, you will review the VPN Diagnostics capability. This lab pre-provisions several virtual machines used during the lab and will take 30-40 minutes before it is ready for use
In this lab, you will learn how to manage device and manage software maintenance in Linux.This lab automatically deploys a virtual machine that you will use as part of the lab and will take between 3 to 5 minutes to fully provision.
In this lab, you will create a virtual network that will allow the virtual machines you create to securely connect with each other. You will then create two virtual machines and specify the virtual network configuration and the availability set configuration along with storage for the virtual machine.
In this lab, you will create an Azure Web App and a SQL Database and configure the popular content management system (CMS) Orchard CMS. You will then configure the web app to automatically scale based on actual CPU usage.
In this lab, you will learn the basics of navigating the Linux operating system. You will learn core concepts such as using the help system, navigating the file system and using common tools like to manage files and directories.This lab automatically deploys multiple virtual machines that you will use as part of the lab and will take between 3 to 5 minutes to fully provision.
This lab is designed to help you become familiar with several features of Microsoft Azure Log Analytics. You will learn how to setup a Log Analytics workspace and install the agent on several VMs. From there, you will configure data sources from Azure as well as diagnostic data from the VMs and learn the fundamentals of querying data and events using the Log Analytics query language.This lab pre-provisions several resources in Microsoft Azure and will take 15-20 minutes to start before it is ready.
In this lab, you will configure Azure Site Recovery to protect a sample n-tier application by configuring replication from the source Azure region to a target Azure region. Once the initial replication has completed and the application is protected, you will perform a test fail over and validate application functionality. Finally, you will accomplish the cleanup of the test failover resources.Note: This lab pre-deploys several resources and will take 30-45 minutes to start.
In this hands-on lab, you will learn how to provision Office 365 and learn key management and administrative tasks. This lab will help you prepare for exams 70-346 and 70-347.Note: Instructions for creating an Office 365 E5 trial tenant are in the lab and is a requirement to complete this lab.
This lab explores the Security and Compliance features available within Office 365. The lab starts with a general review of core Security and Compliance features found within Office 365. The lab will then move into specific areas such as Data Loss Prevention, Device Management, Permissions and core Security along with overall Administration and Reporting. Each topic area will be discussed and demonstrated.Note: Instructions for creating an Office 365 E5 trial tenant are in the lab and is a requirement to complete this lab.
In this lab, you will learn how to use Visual Studio Code to author an ARM Template that declares the Azure Resources necessary to host an Azure Web App, Azure SQL Database, and Azure Application Insights.
In this lab, you will provision an Azure Web App and App Service Plan. Then, you will configure a "Staging" Deployment Slot and deploy source code to it from a Github repository. Finally, you will perform a deployment slot swap to push the code deployment from Staging into Production.
In this lab, you will learn the fundamentals of automating Azure Web Apps using the Azure CLI tools. With the tools, you will provision an Azure Web App and App Service Plan. Then, you will configure a "Staging" Deployment Slot and deploy source code to it from a Github repository. Finally, you will perform a deployment slot swap to push the code deployment from Staging into Production.
In this lab, you will learn the basics of writing and executing shell scripts as well as learning how to create scheduled tasks for routine maintenance or other reoccurring operations. This lab automatically deploys multiple virtual machines that you will use as part of the lab and will take between 3 to 5 minutes to fully provision.
In this lab, you will create an Azure Traffic Manager profile, and use it to distribute traffic between 3 Azure Web App endpoints deployed to different global locations. You will learn how to use the Azure portal to configure the different ways in which Traffic Manager distributes traffic between endpoints, and how to configure endpoint health checks and test endpoint failover, for high-availability applications.
In this lab, you will verify the networking configuration of an Ubuntu VM. You will login to a live virtual machine running Ubuntu Linux and explore several networking commands to provide more insight into the virtual machine's network configuration.
In this lab, you will learn the fundamentals of how to use the Azure PowerShell cmdlets to create and manage Azure Virtual Machines. Exercises will include performing common operations like stopping and starting VMs, creating VMs, attaching additional storage and creating and updating virtual machines.
In this lab, you will create 3 virtual networks in two different regions. You will configure site-to-site connectivity between the regions using a VPN Gateway. You will next configure a client machine (the lab virtual machine) to connect to one of the virtual networks using point-to-site connectivity. Finally, you will configure virtual network to virtual network connectivity using virtual network peering. This will also allow traffic from the 3rd virtual network to transit over the VPN gateway.
In this lab, you will manage VM Image or the OS Disk of both Windows and Linux. Generally, you may use images available in the marketplace but sometimes the marketplace may not fulfill the organization requirements. In this case, you may have to use own custom VHD which includes uploading VHD from on-premises to cloud or downloading from cloud to on-premises. When an organization wants VM having their LOB (Line of Business Application) installed, you as an Azure Admin need to play with images. It will be more time saving and effective to create images as per the organization needs and use the same image on both cloud and on-premises rather than installing LOB and other configuration in each VM individually. It will give a holistic view of VMs in both on-premises and cloud environment.Note: This lab creates several virtual machines at start time and will take approximately 15 minutes before it is ready.
In this hands-on lab, you will learn how to configure client and end-user devices for Office 365.Note: Instructions for creating an Office 365 E5 trial tenant are in the lab and is a requirement to complete this lab.
This lab covers configuring Exchange Online and Delve and Office 365 Video for End Users. This lab starts with user settings for Exchange Online such as email address, aliases and SIP addresses. You will learn about Resource Mailboxes, Office 365 Groups (replacing Shared Mailboxes), External Contacts and Distribution Lists. It will also cover two recent features that have been released and added to the 70-347 test, Delve and the Office 365 Video Portal.Note: This lab does not include access to an Office 365 subscription. You will need to create a trial tenant at https://products.office.com/en-us/business/office-365-enterprise-e5-business-software
In this lab, you will manage external users within Azure Actiev Directory. You will creating Guest Users in Azure Active Directory, then manage the external user invitations. Lastly you will learn about lifecycle policies and how they can be used within Azure Active Directory.
In this lab, you will learn the foundations of deploying and configuring virtual machines in Microsoft Azure. You will configure a web farm using availability sets, load balancing, and virtual machine extensions to deploy a web app. You will configure diagnostics and monitoring for the virtual machine as well as setup network security groups to lower any potential attack surface area. This lab pre-provisions an environment that you will use for testing diagnostics capabilities and may take up to 30 minutes before it's ready.
In this lab, you will use Azure's Update Management solution to manage patches and updates for virtual machines. This involves enabling update management for a VM, assessing the status of updates, configuring alerts, scheduling update deployments, and finally viewing the results of update deployments.
In this lab, you will learn the fundamentals of configuring and managing virtual machine diagnostics and alerts as well as learn some useful troubleshooting techniques for Azure Virtual Machines.This lab pre-provisions an environment that you will use for testing diagnostics capabilities and may take up to 30 minutes before it's ready.
In this lab, you will learn about the different capabilities of AzCopy. This lab starts with installing AzCopy. As you progress through the lab, you will become familiar with how to upload both single files and batches of files, how to copy files between storage accounts, and how to download files.This lab is split up in separate exercises, reflecting the presented topics and demos from each module.
In this lab, you will learn about the different capabilities of AzCopy. This lab starts with installing AzCopy. As you progress through the lab, you will become familiar with how to upload both single files and batches of files, how to copy files between storage accounts, and how to download files.This lab is split up in separate exercises, reflecting the presented topics and demos from each module.
In this lab you will learn how to migrate an traditional three-tier web application (web, business logic, and data) from on-premises to Azure using Azure Site Recovery and Azure Database Migration Service.Note: This lab pre-deploys several resources and will take 20-30 minutes to start.
In this lab, you will install the required components to connect to Azure Active Directory. You will then initiate a connection to Azure Active Directory, as well as review common administration tasks and commands.
In this hands-on lab you will work with the fundamentals of PowerShell. Topics will include checking the PowerShell Version, getting help on commands, managing your profile, and the basics of using PowerShell variables, piping and Cmdlets.
In this lab, you will get a chance to log into the SharePoint admin center and get familiar with the various settings found there. You will learn how to manage some of the overall settings for SharePoint Online such as enabling self-service site creation and turning on Yammer within your organization. You will also learn how to create, delete, and restore a site collection, as well as manage the properties related to a site collection.
In this lab, you will learn how to manage Users and Groups using both MSOnline and AzureAD PowerShell Modules. You will create, manage and remove both users and groups, followed by managing permissions within Azure Active Directory.
In this hands-on lab you will work with the PowerShell Integrated Scripting Environment (ISE).