Azure Service Bus: What It Is, What It Does, and How It Integrates

This course introduces the Azure Service Bus. 

Learning Objectives

  • Gain a basic understanding of what Azure Service Bus is, what it does, and how it can be managed

Intended Audience

  • Those who wish to learn about Azure Service Bus


  • Basic familiarity with Azure
  • Basic familiarity with distributed apps

Hi there. Welcome to Azure Service Bus. My name is Thomas Mitchell and I’ll be taking you through this course.

I’m an Azure instructor at Cloud Academy and I have over 25 years of IT experience, several of those with cloud technologies. If you have any questions about this course, feel free to connect with me on LinkedIn, or send an email to

This course is intended for those who wish to learn about Azure Service Bus. We’ll kick things off by taking a look at what Azure Service Bus is, what it does, and we’ll look at some use cases for the service.

We’ll then take a look at some ways that Azure Service Bus facilitates efficient messaging between app components.

Next, you’ll learn about the different Azure Service Bus tiers. As we move through the course, you’ll also learn how Service Bus can integrate with other Azure services, such as Event Grid, Logic Apps, and Azure Functions.

We’ll wrap up by looking at tools that can be used to create queues and manage the service. After finishing this course, you'll come away with a basic understanding of what Azure Service Bus is, what it does, and how it can be managed.

We’d love to get your feedback on this course, so please give it a rating when you’re finished. 

If you’re ready to learn about Azure Service Bus, let’s get started!

About the Author
Learning Paths

Tom is a 25+ year veteran of the IT industry, having worked in environments as large as 40k seats and as small as 50 seats. Throughout the course of a long an interesting career, he has built an in-depth skillset that spans numerous IT disciplines. Tom has designed and architected small, large, and global IT solutions.

In addition to the Cloud Platform and Infrastructure MCSE certification, Tom also carries several other Microsoft certifications. His ability to see things from a strategic perspective allows Tom to architect solutions that closely align with business needs.

In his spare time, Tom enjoys camping, fishing, and playing poker.