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New Courses from Opsgility – September 2017

Posted on: September 16, 2017 by Michael Washam

The Opsgility team has been hard at work building out new on-demand and instructor-led courses to help you make your own digital transformation by mastering the skills needed for modern cloud computing.

For Beginners

Cloud Fundamentals – this course by Microsoft MVP and Opsgility’s own Dan Patrick, is designed to introduce you to core cloud concepts and will provide brief introductions to the most popular cloud platforms (Azure, AWS, Google, and Oracle)

Cloud Development Fundamentals – if you are a developer there is a lot to “re-learn” as you adjust to building cloud native apps. This course by Opsgility’s own John Adams, is a great place to get started!

For Solution Architects

Architecting Hybrid Solutions with Azure Stack – this course by Microsoft MVP Steve Buchanan, is designed to quickly get you up to speed on what Azure Stack is and what the most common use cases are. This is a must watch course for solution architects in the hybrid cloud space.

For IT Professionals

Security and Compliance in Office 365 – this course by Microsoft MVP Liam Cleary, starts with a general review of core Security and Compliance features found within Office 365 and then moves into specific areas such as Data Loss Prevention, Device Management, Permissions and core Security along with overall Administration and Reporting

Plan, Deploy, and Configure Microsoft Intune – if you are tasked with managing phones, computers, SaaS apps of any kind Intune will be your friend. Take this class by Microsoft MVP Ed Baker to get up to speed quickly and even help prepare for exam 70-398!

Analyzing Azure Networks with Azure Network Watcher – this course by Microsoft MVP Peter de Tender, is designed to teach you how to troubleshoot connectivity within your Azure Virtual Networks. Network Watcher is a great addition to your troubleshooting tool set.

Implementing Azure Site Recovery – this course by Opsgility’s own Steve Ross is designed to teach you how to build disaster recovery solutions for your own data center or for your infrastructure in Azure. This course is enabled for Real Time Labs so you can try it hands-on!

Implementing Azure Stack – this course by Microsoft MVP Steve Buchanan, is designed to teach you the nuts and bolts of Azure Stack. Learn how to deploy, manage and monitor your private/hybrid cloud solutions.

For Developers and DevOps

Introduction to Windows Containers – this course by Microsoft expert Razi Binraiz will demystify containers and teach you the fundamentals of how to run them with your Windows Server environment.

Azure DevOps and Automation Fundamentals – this course by Microsoft MVP Chris Pietschmann will get you up and running quickly with common tools and and automation technologies used in Microsoft Azure.

Building and Deploying Container Based Applications in Azure – this course by Microsoft Expert Christoph Schittko will teach you how to build and deploy apps with containers on Windows or Linux on Azure. You will learn more advanced topics like kubernetes, and Azure Container service.

For SQL Database Administrators

Azure SQL Database Monitoring and Performance Tuning – this course by Opsgility’s own Paul Burpo is an advanced course designed to teach you the tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your Azure SQL Database deployments.

Instructor-Led Training

All of these courses are available as part of an instructor-led delivery at your location anywhere in the world. Contact us for more information.

Get Started

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Enjoy the new courses!

Michael Washam & the Opsgility Team


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