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COURSE CONTINUALLY UPDATED SINCE LAUNCH - LAST UPDATE AUG 24, 2018

What students are saying:

  • 5 stars, “Great course... Well compiled…” - Vishal
  • 5 stars, “Excellent” - Subhajit R.
  • 5 stars, “So far very good. Very clear and easy to understand.” - Daniel L.
  • 5 stars, “Very good intro on Azure” - Venkatesh S.

Welcome to this course—based on the newest exam requirements for the Azure infrastructure exam.

V1.9 August 2018 Updates. New study plan PDF. Adding Hands-On Labs. Other video updates based on student feedback. 

>> Microsoft Azure posted 90% growth in the third quarter of 2017 and holds the title as the fastest growing public cloud platform. <<

The opportunity in cloud computing is clear. Most companies are implementing or investigating how to implement cloud technologies within their operations. Don't be left behind. Be ahead of the curve by getting Azure certified, and be ready for the opportunity to advance your career.

The next time your resume is on someone's desk—be it a promotion at work or a new job opportunity—you cannot afford to have such an obvious gap in knowledge. Industry trends show that supporting applications that have cloud-hosted components is becoming the in-demand skill of tomorrow. Having Azure skills on your resume will only help you get in front of more hiring managers, and land more jobs.

This course goes through all of the skills needed to take and pass the Microsoft certification exam, 70-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions. While other online resources cover bits and pieces of the topic, I can confidently say this course goes deep on everything you need to know for this exam.

This course teaches all of the requirements for this exam, one by one. Each of the things that Microsoft tests for will be covered in this course. The exam has 6 objectives and 25 sub-objectives, and this course has 25 sections that match them exactly.

You get lifetime access to the course, and so there are no silly "30-day" countdowns that require you to pay more to extend access. This course will be here when you need it.

Enroll today!

Version History

V1.0 Course launched. 

V1.1 English Closed Captions added. The entire course now has English subtitles.

V1.2 More PowerShell added. Based on student requests, recorded some more detailed lessons on using PowerShell to manage Azure. More to come.

V1.3 July 2017 Updates. Animated videos. Replaced a couple of the videos with animations done by a professional animator. The aim is to make things easier to learn.

V1.4 Aug 2017 Updates. Added a study plan activity for students to plan out their study for this exam.

V1.5 Sep 2017 Updates. Added 10-page Azure PowerShell Study Guide, free for all students to download. Great for last-minute review before the exam.

V1.6 Nov 2017 Updates. Added Azure Cloud Shell video. Added Azure Container Service (AKS) Intro and Walkthrough videos.

V1.7 Dec 2017 Updates. High level overview of Azure. Updated exam requirements videos. Azure Key Vault. 

V1.8 May 2018 Updates. Added App Service Backups. New videos on new topics just added to the exam: Accelerated Networking, and Virtual Network Service Endpoints.

V1.9 August 2018 Updates. New study plan PDF. Adding Hands-On Labs. Other video updates based on student feedback.

Microsoft, Windows, and Microsoft Azure are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. This course is not certified, accredited, affiliated with, nor endorsed by Microsoft Corporation.


Course curriculum

  • 1

    Quick Start

    • Deprecated Exam and Course

    • Course Introduction

    • Overview of this Course

    • Meet The Instructor

    • Connect with Me

    • Details of the 70-533 Exam

    • Exam 70-533 Requirements

    • ACTIVITY: Build a Study Plan

    • Azure 70-533 Study Guide

    • 70-533 Latest Exam Tips

    • Azure Hands-On Labs

  • 2

    Overview of Microsoft Azure

    • Azure High Level Overview 1

    • Azure High Level Overview 2

    • PowerShell Basics - Install the Azure Module

  • 3

    Deploy Azure Web Apps

    • Overview of Azure Web Apps

    • Deployment Slots

    • Roll Back Deployments

    • Pre- and Post-Deployment Actions

    • Implement Packages

    • App Service Plans

    • Migrating to Another App Service Plan

    • Create an App Under an App Service Plan

    • PowerShell Basics - Create a Web App

    • Objective 1.1 - "Deploy Web Apps" Resources

  • 4

    Configure Web Apps

    • Configure Azure Web Apps

    • General Settings

    • Auto Swap and Debugging Settings

    • App Settings and Connection Strings

    • Handlers and Virtual Directories

    • Custom Domains

    • Binding the SSL and Runtime Configuration

    • Objective 1.2 - "Configure Web Apps" Resources

  • 5

    Configure Diagnostics, Monitoring, and Analytics

    • Overview of What Diagnostics Data is Available

    • Retrieve Diagnostics Data

    • View Streaming Logs

    • Configure Endpoint Monitoring

    • Configure Alerts

    • Use Remote Debugging

    • Monitor Web App Resources

    • Objective 1.3 - "Configure Diagnostics" Resources

  • 6

    Scaling Web Apps

    • Configure Auto-scale Using Built-in And Custom Schedules

    • Change The Size Of An Instance

    • Configure Traffic Manager

    • Objective 1.4 - "Scaling Web Apps" Resources

  • 7

    Deploy Virtual Machines

    • Overview of Virtual Machines

    • Identify Workloads That Can And Cannot Be Deployed

    • Other Restrictions

    • Create VMs

    • Connect to a Windows/Linux VM

    • PowerShell Basics - Create a Virtual Machine

    • Objective 2.1 - "VM Workloads" Resources

  • 8

    Configuration Management

    • Templates and Automation

    • Configuration Files

    • Chef and Puppet

    • Objective 2.2 - "Configuration Management" Resources

  • 9

    VM storage

    • Configure Disk Caching

    • Plan Storage Capacity

    • Configure Operating System Disk Redundancy

    • Configure Shared Storage Using Azure File Service

    • Encrypt Disks

  • 10

    Monitor VMs

    • Configure NSG for Port 80

    • Configure ARM VM Monitoring

    • Configure Alerts

    • Configure Diagnostic And Monitoring Storage Location

  • 11

    Manage ARM VM Availability

    • Configure Multiple ARM VMs in an Availability Set for Redundancy

    • Configure Each Application Tier Into Separate Availability Sets

    • Combine the Load Balancer with Availability Sets

  • 12

    Scaling VMs

    • Scale Up And Scale Down VM Sizes

    • Deploy ARM VM Scale Sets (VMSS)

    • Configure ARM VMSS Auto-Scale

  • 13

    Azure Storage Blobs and Azure Files

    • Read Data, Change Data, Set Metadata On A Container

    • Store Data Using Block And Page Blobs

    • Stream Data Using Blobs

    • Access Blobs Securely

    • Implement Async Blob Copy

    • Configure a Content Delivery Network (CDN)

    • Design Blob Hierarchies

    • Configure Custom Domains

    • Scale Blob Storage

  • 14

    Manage access

    • Create and Manage Shared Access Signatures

    • Use Stored Access Policies

    • Regenerate Keys

  • 15

    Storage Monitoring

    • Set Retention Policies and Logging Levels

  • 16

    Azure SQL Databases

    • Choose the Appropriate Database Tier and Performance Level

    • Configure Point-in-time Recovery, Geo-replication, and Data Sync

    • Import and Export Data and Schema

    • Design a Scaling Strategy

  • 17

    Recovery Services

    • Create a Backup Vault

    • Deploy a Backup Agent

    • Back Up and Restore Data

  • 18

    Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) with Existing Directories

    • Implement Azure AD Connect and Single Sign-on

    • Setup Azure Active Directory

    • Add Custom Domains

    • Implement Azure AD Connect

    • Monitor Azure AD

    • Congratulations! Half way mark!

  • 19

    Configure Application Access

    • Configure Single Sign-on with SaaS Applications

    • Add Users and Groups to Applications

  • 20

    Integrate an App with Azure AD

    • Implement Azure AD Integration in Web and Desktop Applications

    • Leverage Graph API

  • 21

    Azure AD B2C and Azure B2B

    • Create an Azure AD B2C Directory

    • Link a Subscription to a B2C Tenant

    • Register an Application

    • Implement Social Identity Provider Authentication

    • Enable Multi-Factor Authentication

    • Set Up Self-Service Password Reset

    • Implement B2B Collaboration

  • 22

    Virtual Networks

    • Deploy a VM into a Virtual Network

    • Configure External and Internal Load Balancing

    • Implement Application Gateway

    • Design Subnets

    • Configure Static, Public, and Private IP Addresses

    • Set Up Network Security Groups (NSGs), DNS at the Virtual Network Level

    • User Defined Routes

    • Firewall Rules

  • 23

    Modify Network Configuration

    • Modify a Subnet

    • Import and Export a Network Configuration

  • 24

    Multi-Site or Hybrid Network

    • Choose the Between ExpressRoute, Site-to-site, and Point-to-site

    • Choose the Appropriate Gateway

    • Identify Supported Devices and Software VPN Solutions

  • 25

    ARM templates

    • Overview of ARM templates

    • Author ARM templates

    • Deploy Templates with PowerShell, CLI, and REST API

  • 26

    Control Access

    • Leverage service principals with ARM authentication

    • Use Azure Active Directory Authentication with ARM

    • Set Management Policies

    • Lock Resources

  • 27

    Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)

    • Overview of RBAC

    • Design Azure RBAC Custom Roles

  • 28

    New Exam Requirements Added After Course Launch

    • Azure Cloud Shell

    • Azure Container Services (AKS)

    • Walkthrough: Create a Container

    • Walkthrough: Connect to a Container

    • Azure Key Vault

    • Azure Key Vault - Create a New Key or Secret

    • Azure Key Vault - Service Limits

    • App Service Backups

    • Accelerated Networking

    • Virtual Network Service Endpoints

    • StorSimple

  • 29

    Wrap Up

    • Thank you!

    • FREE 10-page PowerShell Study Guide

    • How to Sign Up for a Free Azure Account

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