hands-on lab

Understanding Data Events using Azure Event Hubs

Up to 1h
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Azure Event Hubs is a fully manaaged PaaS service that offers real-time data streaming service to process large amounts of data and events with low latency and high reliability. Event hubs is capable of handling millions of events per second that makes it the best candidate for various scenarios such as anamoly detection, application logging, analytics pipeline, archiving data, transaction processing, and telemetry streaming,

While working with large amount of data, the processing speed and consistency is crucial to the operation. Event hub works seamlessely to complement and complete the big data pipelines while working as the entry point for the solution to ingest the data from various different sources and continuing to process at scale.

In this hands-on lab, you will understand and explore the usage of Azure Event hubs to send and receive cloud events.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this beginner-level lab, you will be able to:

  • Understand and create Azure event hub resource
  • Send and create events using Azure event hubs

Intended Audience

  • Candidates for Azure Developer Certificate (AZ-204)
  • Cloud Architects
  • Data Engineers
  • DevOps Engineers
  • Software Engineers


Familiarity with the following will be beneficial but is not required:

  • Familiar with Azure Portal
  • Azure Storage Account

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About the author

Learning paths

Parveen is an Azure advocate with previous experience in the professional consulting services industries. He specializes in infrastructure and DevOps with a wide range of knowledge in security and access management. He is also an Azure Certified - DevOps Engineer Expert, Security Engineer, Developer Associate, Administrator Associate, CompTIA Certified - Network+, Security+, and AWS Cloud Practitioner.
Parveen enjoys writing about cloud technologies and sharing the knowledge with the community to help students upskill in the cloud.

Covered topics

Lab steps

Logging in to the Microsoft Azure Portal
Creating Azure Event Hub Resource
Sending and Recieving Events using Event Hubs