Designing Azure Storage and Database Solutions - Level 1

AVG Duration1h


This learning path is designed to help you gain a basic understanding of Azure storage and database solutions.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the benefits and usage of Blob Storage, Disk Storage, File Storage, and storage tiers
  • Describe the benefits and usage of Cosmos DB, Azure SQL Database, and Azure SQL Managed Instance
  • Describe the benefits and usage of Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure Data Lake Storage, and Azure Databricks

Intended Audience

  • People who want to gain an understanding of Azure fundamentals


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Training Content

Course - Beginner - 4m
Azure Storage, Database, and Analytics Services Overview
This course provides a brief overview of the storage services available in Azure as well as its database offerings and the services you can use to carry out analytics on your data.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h
Understanding Core Azure Storage Products
In this lab, you will navigate the Microsoft Azure Portal and receive an introduction to core storage products provided by Azure.
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