Designing Azure Storage and Database Solutions - Level 3

AVG Duration8h


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

Learning Objectives

  • Design a data storage solution for relational data
  • Design a data storage solution for non-relational data
  • Design data integration
  • Design a disaster recovery solution

Intended Audience

  • People who want to gain an expert-level understanding of Azure


  • Basic knowledge of Azure storage and database solutions


Your certificate for this learning path

Training Content

Course - Beginner - 45m
Designing an Azure Data Implementation
In this course, you will learn how to design a data implementation using the appropriate Azure services.
Course - Intermediate - 1h 19m
Implementing Azure SQL Databases
This course explores how to plan and implement data platform resources specifically with regards to Azure SQL offerings.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 45m
Getting Started with Azure SQL Database
Explore the main features of Azure SQL and learn how to deploy and manage the service by connecting to the database and assigning user access in this lab.
Course - Beginner - 50m
Introduction to Azure Storage
In this course, you will learn how to use the core Azure Storage services as building blocks for Azure applications and virtual machines.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 1h
Managing Azure Storage Accounts
Learn to create and configure hardened Azure storage accounts by creating and managing one yourself, using many available tools to configure it for your needs.
Course - Beginner - 1h 5m
Designing Data Flows in Azure
In this Course, we're going to review the features, concepts, and requirements that are necessary for designing data flows and how to implement them in Microsoft Azure.
Course - Advanced - 39m
Using Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2
In this course, you will follow hands-on examples to import data into Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 and then securely access it and analyze it using Azure Databricks. You will also learn how to monitor and optimize your Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2.
Course - Intermediate - 42m
Running Spark on Azure Databricks
In this course, we will show you how to set up a Databricks cluster and run interactive queries and Spark jobs on it.
Course - Beginner - 7m
Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery Overview
This course provides an overview of two tools that can be used in Azure for business continuity and disaster recovery purposes: Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery.
Course - Beginner - 50m
Implementing Azure Backups
In this course, you will learn how to plan and deploy Azure Backup and how to manage backups on a day-to-day basis.
Hands-on Lab - Beginner - 2h 15m
Back Up and Restore VMs with Azure Backup
In this hands-on lab, you will learn the key concepts of Azure Backup.
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Guy launched his first training website in 1995 and he's been helping people learn IT technologies ever since. He has been a sysadmin, instructor, sales engineer, IT manager, and entrepreneur. In his most recent venture, he founded and led a cloud-based training infrastructure company that provided virtual labs for some of the largest software vendors in the world. Guy’s passion is making complex technology easy to understand. His activities outside of work have included riding an elephant and skydiving (although not at the same time).