MS-20533E - Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions

This course teaches information technology (IT) professionals how to provision and manage services in Microsoft Azure (Azure). Students will learn how to implement infrastructure components such as virtual networks, virtual machines, containers, web and mobile apps, and storage in Azure. Students also will learn how to plan for and manage Azure Active Directory (Azure AD), and configure Azure AD integration with the on-premises Active Directory domains.

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Before attending this course, students must have the following technical knowledge:
  • Completed the Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) certification in Windows Server 2012 or Windows Server 2016.
  • Understanding of on-premises virtualization technologies, including: VMs, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks.
  • Understanding of network configuration, including: TCP/IP, Domain Name System (DNS), virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, and encryption technologies.
  • Understanding of websites, including: how to create, configure, monitor and deploy a website on Internet Information Services (IIS).
  • Understanding of Active Directory concepts, including: domains, forests, domain controllers, replication, Kerberos protocol, and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).
  • Understanding of resilience and disaster recovery, including backup and restore operations.

Detailed Class Syllabus

Module 1: Introduction to Azure

Cloud technology overview
Overview of Azure
Managing Azure with the Azure portal
Managing Azure with Windows PowerShell
Managing Azure with Azure CLI
Overview of Azure deployment models
Managing and monitoring Azure resources

Module 2: Implementing and managing Azure networking

Overview of Azure networking
Implementing and managing virtual networks
Configuring an Azure virtual network
Configuring virtual network connectivity
Overview of Azure classic networking

Module 3: Implementing virtual machines

Overview of Azure VMs
Planning deployment of Azure VMs
Deploying Azure VMs
Overview of classic Azure VMs

Module 4: Managing Azure VMs

Configuring Azure VMs
Managing disks of Azure VMs
Managing and monitoring Azure VMs
Managing classic Azure VMs

Module 5: Implementing Azure App Service

Introduction to App Service
Planning app deployment in App Service
Implementing and maintaining web apps
Configuring web apps
Monitoring web apps and WebJobs
Implementing mobile apps
Implementing Traffic Manager

Module 6: Planning and implementing storage, backup, and recovery services

Planning storage
Implementing and managing Azure Storage
Implementing Azure CDNs
Implementing Azure Backup
Planning and implementing Azure Site Recovery

Module 7: Implementing containers in Azure

Implementing Windows and Linux containers in Azure
Implementing Azure Container Service

Module 8: Implementing Azure Cloud Services

Planning and deploying Azure Cloud Services
Managing and maintaining Azure Cloud Services

Module 9: Implementing Azure Active Directory

Creating and managing Azure AD tenants
Configuring application and resource access with Azure AD
Overview of Azure AD Premium

Module 10: Managing an Active Directory infrastructure in a hybrid environment

Extending an on-premises Active Directory domain to Azure IaaS
Implementing directory synchronization by using Azure AD Connect
Implementing SSO in hybrid scenarios

Module 11: Implementing Azure-based management and automation

Implementing OMS
Implementing Azure Automation
Implementing Automation runbooks
Implementing Azure Automation–based management