Bay IT responsible for overseeing a company's cloud computing strategy.Azure, providing an inside look at working with its cloud-based storage and networking services, which can scale up or down as your organization changes. He goes over Azure management tools.


  • Fundamentals of cloud computing

  • Controlling Azure costs

  • Managing Azure using Azure PowerShell

  • Implementing and managing Azure web apps

  • Creating and managing virtual machines in Azure

  • Exploring Azure Active Directory (AD)

  • Creating a virtual network

  • Creating network gateways


implement and manage user and group accounts, join client computers, and implement single sign-on and multi-factor authentication. (Industry standard protocols such as SAML 2.0, WS-Federation, and OpenID Connect make sign-on possible on a variety of platforms.) To wrap up the course, David reviews the more advanced features in Azure AD and Azure AD Connect, including syncing on-premises Active Directory and Azure AD, and troubleshooting an Azure AD deployment.

Topics include:

  • Directory as a service (DaaS)

  • Using Azure AD management tools

  • Creating an Azure Active directory

  • Managing users and groups

  • Enabling Active Directory self-service

  • Implementing Azure AD authentication

  • Running Active Directory reports


Microsoft Azure for scalable, dependable cloud services. But it's not enough to create and host resources; you also need to be able to connect to and publish those resources on the web. That's where Azure networking services come in. To ensure your organization gets the most value from Azure, administrators like you need to be able to configure virtual networks and machines and monitor and manage their performance over time. 

  • Creating and managing virtual networks

  • Configuring an ExpressRoute circuit

  • Creating a public IP address

  • Managing a load balancer

  • Configuring a VPN

  • Deploying virtual machines and network security groups



secure services correctly to protect the data flowing between client computers and the cloud. This course investigates security concepts related to Azure deployment and services such as Office 365 and Azure Active Directory. Find out how to work with the security portals, secure virtual machines, implement more robust multi-factor