What you'll Learn
Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing platform and infrastructure for building, deploying and managing applications and services through a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. It provides both PaaS and IaaS services and supports many different programming languages, tools and frameworks, including both Microsoft-specific and third-party software and systems. Its main services are: App Service and high density hosting of web sites; Virtual Machines and Virtual Networks, the principal Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering for the public cloud; Cloud services, a PaaS solution for hosted applications.
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Services for teams to share code, track work, and ship software – for any language, all in a single package.
Cloud-scale job scheduling and compute management
Azure Container Service helps you to create, configure, and manage a cluster of virtual machines that are preconfigured to run containerized applications.
Azure Functions allows users to implement code triggered by events occurring in Azure or third party service as well as on-premises systems.
Microsoft Azure RemoteApp enables simple, rapid provisioning and delivery of applications that are running in the cloud, through the use of a simple client application.
Build and operate always-on, scalable, distributed applications
Virtual Machine Scale Sets allow you to apply autoscaling to virtual machines for high availability without pre-provisioning, making it possible to create many identical virtual machines at once.
Azure Virtual Machines is the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering from the Microsoft Cloud Platform
Cloud services is one of the PaaS offerings from the Windows Azure Platform.
Use Azure Data Factory, a globally-deployed data movement service in the cloud, to ingest data from multiple on-premises and cloud sources.
Azure Redis Cache gives you access to a secure, dedicated Redis Cache instance, managed by Microsoft, and is accessible from any application within Azure.
SQL Database is a relational Database-as-a-Service in the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform
Development & deploy
Azure Automation is a scalable runbook and configuration management service, in the cloud, that leverages PowerShell to automate complex tasks and enforce Windows and Linux configurations .
Microsoft Azure PowerShell enables consistent, rapid deployment and management of cloud resources.
Networking & CDN
Azure Load Balancer is a Layer 4 (TCP, UDP) load balancer that distributes incoming traffic among healthy instances of services defined in a load-balanced set.
Microsoft Azure Traffic Manager is a low cost, DNS-based load balancing service that simplifies the process of distributing user traffic across multiple instances of cloud-based applications.
Azure VPN Gateway enables you to establish secure, cross-premises connectivity between your Virtual Network within Azure and on-premises IT infrastructure.
Microsoft Azure Virtual Networks enable the deployment of infrastructure resources in the cloud, including VPN Gateways, Virtual Machines, Network Interfaces, Public IP Addresses, and Load Balancers.
Monitoring and Auditing
Management Access policies
Microsoft Azure Active Directory (AAD) is a cloud-based identity service that enables authentication for cloud applications, and other services.
The Microsoft Azure Resource Manager (ARM) REST API enables declarative and imperative management of cloud resources.
Cloud-scale telemetry ingestion from websites, apps, and devices.
Rely on Microsoft Azure IoT Hub to easily and securely connect your Internet of Things (IoT) assets.
Azure Machine Learning is a cloud predictive analytics service that makes it possible to quickly create and deploy predictive models as analytics solutions.
Azure Stream Analytics is a fully managed, cost effective real-time event processing engine that helps to unlock deep insights from data.
Microsoft Azure App Service enables the rapid deployment and hosting of web and mobile application code directly in the cloud.
Azure Search is search-as-a-service that helps developers build sophisticated search experiences into web and mobile applications, reduce the friction and complexity of implementing full-text search.