More than 100 Azure services offer everything you need to build and run your applications with all the performance, redundancy, security, and scale that the cloud has to offer. But knowing where to begin with all these services can seem overwhelming.
Learn Azure in a Month of Lunches, 2nd Edition, is a tutorial on writing, deploying, and running applications in Azure. In it, you'll work through 21 short lessons that give you real-world experience. Each lesson includes a hands-on lab so you can try out and lock in your new skills.
You can be incredibly productive with Azure without mastering every feature, function, and service. Learn Azure in a Month of Lunches, 2nd Edition gets you up and running quickly, teaching you the most important concepts and tasks in 21 practical bite-sized lessons. As you explore the examples, exercises, and labs, you'll pick up valuable skills immediately and take your first steps to Azure mastery! This fully revised new edition covers core changes to the Azure UI, new Azure features, Azure containers, and the upgraded Azure Kubernetes Service.
This open book is licensed under a Open Publication License (OPL). You can download Learn Azure in a Month of Lunches ebook for free in PDF format (18.8 MB).
Table of Contents
Azure Core Services
Before you begin
Creating a virtual machine
Azure Web Apps
Introduction to Azure Storage
Azure Networking basics
High Availability and Scale
Azure Resource Manager
High availability and redundancy
Applications that scale
Global databases with Cosmos DB
Managing network traffic and routing
Monitoring and troubleshooting
Secure by Default
Backup, recovery, and replication
Securing information with Azure Key Vault
Azure Security Center and updates
The Cool Stuff
Machine learning and artificial intelligence
Azure and the Internet of Things