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Course Intro

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Contents

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Overview of the course
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Course Intro39s
2
Course Overview1m 9s
What is a Virtual Machine?
3
What is a Virtual Machine?1m 2s
4
Brief discussion on IaaS, PaaS, SaaS2m 22s
5
What workloads are ideal for VMs?1m 12s
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Overview of Features for Azure VMs1m 15s
Creating and Connecting to Azure VMs
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Creating and Connecting to Azure VMs24s
8
Azure Virtual Machine Gallery38s
9
Demo - Build a Windows Virtual machine in the new portal9m 28s
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Demo - Build a Linux Virtual machine in the new portal6m 28s
11
Brief discussion on ARM VMs vs ASM (Classic) VMs4m 19s
12
Azure VM Pricing Tiers2m 37s
13
Starting and Stopping Azure VMs2m 54s
Scaling Azure Virtual Machines
14
Scaling Azure Virtual Machines32s
15
Redundancy and Load Balancing Azure1m 36s
16
Fault Domains vs Update Domains2m 21s
17
Availability Sets59s
18
Demo - Create an Availability Set1m 53s
19
Demo - Add Three VMs to an Availability Set3m 30s
20
Virtual Machine Scale Sets2m 19s
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Scale Up vs Scale Out VMs2m 32s
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Demo - Implement a VM Scale Set with Autoscaling14m 10s
23
VM Scale Set Performance Guidelines50s
Configuration Management
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Configuration Management26s
25
What is the motivation of Desired State Configuration?47s
26
Overview of Configuration Management in the Portal3m 19s
27
Overview of PowerShell DSC2m 25s
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Demo - Deploy an Azure PowerShell DSC Configuration10m 14s
29
Desired State Configuration Wrap-Up32s
30
Overview and Demo of VM Extensions7m 46s
Design and Implement VM Storage
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Design and Implement VM Storage22s
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Overview of Azure VM Storage Capacities6m 57s
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Azure Host Cache46s
34
VM Disk Redundancy5m 16s
35
Demo - Configure Storage Redundancy and Host Caching5m 54s
36
Disk Encryption in Windows with BitLocker and Linux DM-Crypt4m 1s
37
Demo - Implement BitLocker Disk Encryption on an Azure VM8m 13s
38
Introduction to the Azure File Service1m 3s
39
Demo - Configure shared storage using the Azure File Service5m 7s
Configure Monitoring & Alerts for Azure VMs
40
Configure Monitoring & Alerts for Azure VMs22s
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Motivation for setting up Monitoring and Alerts1m 50s
42
Demo - Configure Diagnostics and Alerts for an Azure VM4m 1s
43
Demo - Accessing Diagnostic Data in Azure Diagnostic Storage1m
44
Additional Monitoring Options in Azure1m 17s
Summary
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Course Summary33s
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DifficultyBeginner
Duration2h 17m
Students1668

Description

Azure Resource Manager Virtual Machines

Virtual Machines are a very foundational and fundamental resource in Cloud Computing. Deploying virtual machines gives you more flexibility and control over your cloud infrastructure and services, however, it also means you have more responsibility to maintain and configure these resources. This course gives you an overview of why use virtual machines as well as how to create, configure, and monitor VMs in Azure Resource Manager.

Azure Resource Manager Virtual Machines: What You'll Learn

Lesson What you'll learn
Overview Overview of the course and the Learning Objectives
What is a Virtual Machine? Understand what are Azure Virtual Machines and what workloads are ideal for VMs
Creating and Connecting to Azure VMs Learn to deploy Windows and Linux VMs as well as how to connect to these VMs
Scaling Azure Virtual Machines Understand VM scaling, load-balancing, and Availability Sets in Azure Resource Manager
Configuration Management Understand the basic concepts of Desired State Configuration and the options available to Azure VMs
Design and Implement VM Storage Gain an understanding of the underlying Storage options available to VMs as well as Encryption
Configure Monitoring & Alerts for Azure VMs Learn to monitor VMs in Azure Resource Manager as well as configure alerts.
Summary Course summary and conclusion

 

About the Author

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Chris has over 15 years of experience working with top IT Enterprise businesses.  Having worked at Google helping to launch Gmail, YouTube, Maps and more and most recently at Microsoft working directly with Microsoft Azure for both Commercial and Public Sectors, Chris brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team in architecting complex solutions and advanced troubleshooting techniques.  He holds several Microsoft Certifications including Azure Certifications.

In his spare time, Chris enjoys movies, gaming, outdoor activities, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.