Microsoft Azure: Two Cloud Academy Courses

Even if Amazon’s AWS gets most of the cloud computing attention, Microsoft Azure is a very serious player in the market. And because they’ve built such a solid platform filled with deeply innovative solutions, it only makes sense to include them at every level of your deployment planning. Cloud Academy is very excited to have published two courses: Introduction to Azure Resource Manager and Getting Started Managing Azure with Powershell.

Introduction to Azure Resource Manager

In this course, we will demonstrate how to connect with and manage the Resource Manager using the Azure Cross-Platform (xPlat) CLI Tool and the ARM PowerShell module. Using the ARM REST API, you can provision and manage all of your Azure cloud resources – regardless of the operating system you happen to be using.

Introduction to Microsoft Azure Resource Manager

Getting Started Managing Azure with Powershell

With this Getting Started Managing Azure with PowerShell course, you will learn to apply the deep automating functionality of PowerShell to the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. The course will cover connecting MS Windows PowerShell to the Azure platform, installation and authentication, managing subscriptions, and Resource Manager Resource Groups.

Getting Started Managing Azure with Powershell

The cloud is all about automation and templates and – through this course demonstration of the deployment of an ARM JSON template – you will get to see for yourself how easy and efficient it can be to approach Azure through this kind of connectivity.

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