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This lesson provides an understanding of what the Azure OpenAI service is and what it offers. 

Learning Objectives

By the end of this lesson, you will have gained an understanding of:

  • What generative AI is
  • Where the OpenAI models fit in
  • What the Azure OpenAI service is and how to use it
  • The capabilities of OpenAI
  • Azure OpenAI's access and responsible AI policies

Intended Audience

  • Anyone who is interested in learning about the Azure OpenAI Service


  • Basic familiarity with Azure
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.

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