IL - Building Cloud Native for Decision Makers

Course Overview

In this course you will learn some of the key capabilities and use cases for common services in Microsoft Azure. Topics such as IoT, Containers, Cognitive Services/AI, Data and Machine Learning will be discussed with examples of successful use cases with each technology.

Course Details
  • Duration:
  • Level: 200

Who this course is designed for
  • Decision Makers
  • Technology Leaders

  • Understanding the benefits of Cloud Native Development
  • Understand the benefits and use cases of Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Understand the benefits and use cases of Container Technology
  • Understand the benefits and use cases of Cognitive Services and AI
  • Understand the benefits and use cases of Agile and DevOps
  • Understand the benefits and use cases of Data Services and Machine Learning
  • Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900)

Course Outline

Building Cloud Native

In this module, you will be introduced to some of the common services in Azure and learn how and when to take advantage of them to improve agility, elasticity, and overall operations. 

Demystifying Containers

In this module, you will learn about the foundations of container technologies, how they differ from traditional compute services such as physical and virtual servers, and learn common terminology. The module will also discuss how containers are being used in common cloud based-based workloads.

Azure AI and Cognitive Services

In this module, we’ll start by discussing how AI can empower innovation. Then we’ll look at the steps of the journey to AI for what is needed to implement Artificial Intelligence. Finally, we’ll take a look at the AI and Cognitive Services within Microsoft Azure and what they have to offer for implementing AI for your business.

Understanding IoT in Azure

In this module, we'll start with why organizations are revolutionizing the way they do business by creating innovative new solutions using the power of IoT. We'll discuss several examples and common use cases. From there, we'll discuss the IoT journey your organization will take by identifying processes and data that can be used to transform parts of your business. We'll move on to discuss how these capabilities can be enabled through the power of Microsoft Azure and its suite of services that simplify the development of IoT based solutions. Finally, we'll wrap up with a discussion of industry specific IoT scenarios and close on IoT security and its impact in your solution.

Introduction to Agile and DevOps 

In this module, you will be introduced to commonly adopted processes in a cloud native world. Topics will include a foundational understanding of Agile software development, it's history, benefits of adopting an agile framework, as well as common terminology such as scrum, backlogs, and sprint planning. This module will also introduce the concept of DevOps and how it relates to people, process, and tooling when adopting cloud services.

Data and Machine Learning

In this module, you will be introduced to the various capabilities for building data driven solutions using Microsoft Azure. Topics will include common services for migrating data to the cloud, services for processing, storing and analyzing large amounts of data, as well as a brief introduction to Machine Learning  use cases and available services.

Training Options

Dedicated Delivery

This course can be delivered dedicated to your team either virtually or onsite. A dedicated delivery allows deeper discussion with your team and our instructor on projects and workloads that are specific to your environment.

Customized Delivery

This course can be customized by adding or removing topics, going deeper on specific topics, or by customizing the delivery schedule to make it easier for your team to attend the training.

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