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AZ-040: Automating Administration with Powershell

This course provides students with the fundamental knowledge and skills to use PowerShell for administering and automating administration of Windows servers. This course provides students the skills to identify and build the command they require to perform a specific task. In addition, students learn how to build scripts to accomplish advanced tasks such as automating repetitive tasks and generating reports.

Who should attend this course?

his course is intended for IT Professionals who are already experienced in general Windows Server, Windows client, Azure, and Microsoft 365 administration, and who want to learn more about using Windows PowerShell for administration. No prior experience with any version of PowerShell or any scripting language is assumed.

Prerequisites

Experience with Windows networking technologies and implementation. Experience with Windows Server administration, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

At Course Completion

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the functionality of Windows PowerShell and use it to run and find basic commands.
  • Identify and run cmdlets for local system administration.
  • Work with the Windows PowerShell pipeline.
  • Use PSProviders and PSDrives to work with other forms of storage.
  • Query system information by using WMI and CIM.
  • Work with variables, arrays, and hash tables.
  • Create basic scripts in Windows PowerShell.
  • Administer remote computers with Windows PowerShell.
  • Manage Azure resources with PowerShell.
  • Manage Microsoft 365 services with PowerShell.
  • Use background jobs and scheduled jobs.

Module 1: Create Azure App Service web apps

Learn how Azure App Service functions and how to create and update an app. Explore App Service authentication and authorization, configuring app settings, scale apps, and how to use deployment slots.

Lesson

  • Explore Azure App Service
  • Configure web app settings
  • Scale apps in Azure App Service
  • Explore Azure App Service deployment slots

Module 2: Implement Azure functions

Learn how to create and deploy Azure Functions. Explore hosting options, bindings, triggers, and how to use Durable Functions to define stateful workflows.

Lesson

  • Explore Azure Functions
  • Develop Azure Functions
  • Implement Durable Functions

Module 3: Develop solutions that use Blob storage

Learn how to create Azure Blob storage resources, manage data through the blob storage lifecycle, and work with containers and items by using the Azure Blob storage client library V12 for .NET.

Lesson

  • Explore Azure Blob storage
  • Manage the Azure Blob storage lifecycle
  • Work with Azure Blob storage

Module 4: Develop solutions that use Azure Cosmos DB

Learn how to create Azure Cosmos DB resources with the appropriate consistency levels, choose and create a partition key, and perform data operations by using the .NET SDK V3 for Azure Cosmos DB.

Lesson

  • Explore Azure Cosmos DB
  • Implement partitioning in Azure Cosmos DB
  • Work with Azure Cosmos DB

Module 5: Implement infrastructure as a service solutions

Learn how to create and deploy virtual machine, deploy resources using Azure Resource Manager templates, and manage and deploy containers.

Lesson

  • Provision virtual machines in Azure
  • Create and deploy Azure Resource Manager templates
  • Manage container images in Azure Container Registry
  • Run container images in Azure Container Instances

Module 6: Implement user authentication and authorization

Learn how to implement authentication and authorization to resources by using the Microsoft identity platform, Microsoft Authentication Library, shared access signatures, and use Microsoft Graph.

Lesson

  • Explore the Microsoft identity platform
  • Implement authentication by using the Microsoft Authentication Library
  • Implement shared access signatures
  • Explore Microsoft Graph

Module 7: Implement secure cloud solutions

Learn how to more securely deploy apps in Azure by using Azure Key Vault, managed identities, and Azure App Configuration.

Lesson

  • Implement Azure Key Vault
  • Implement managed identities
  • Implement Azure App Configuration

Module 8: Implement API Management

Learn how the API Management service functions, how to transform and secure APIs, and how to create a backend API.

Lesson

  • Explore API Management

Module 9: Develop event-based solutions

Learn how to build applications with event-based architectures by integrating Azure Event Grid and Azure Event Hubs in to your solution.

Lesson

  • Explore Azure Event Grid
  • Explore Azure Event Hubs

Module 10: Develop message-based solutions

Learn how to build applications with message-based architectures by integrating Azure Service Bus and Azure Queue Storage in to your solution.

Lesson

  • Discover Azure message queues

Module 11: Instrument solutions to support monitoring and logging

Learn how to instrument apps to enable Application Insights to monitor performance and help troubleshoot issues.Lesson

  • Monitor app performance

Module 12: Integrate caching and content delivery within solutions

Learn how to improve the performance and scalability of your applications by integrating Azure Cache for Redis and Azure Content Delivery Network in to your solution.

Lesson

  • Develop for Azure Cache for Redis
  • Develop for storage on CDNs

Practical information

Duration

5 Days

Languages

FR / NL

Price

€2250,00 + 21% VAT

Location

Classroom Courses

Schedule

Guaranteed to run

Dutch courses
20/3 - 24/3Book
12/6 - 16/6Book
02/10 - 06/10Book
04/12 - 08/12Book
French courses
06/2 - 10/2Book
08/5 - 12/5Book
11/9 - 15/9Book
20/11 - 24/11Book

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