Introduction to Managing Azure Virtual Machines with PowerShell   Real Time Labs Enabled

Level 300



This course explores learning how to create and configure Azure Virtual Machines and Virtual Networks using the Azure Resource Manager (ARM) PowerShell Cmdlets. This course assumes you have a solid knowledge of the features and capabilities of Azure Infrastructure as a Service and is focused on teaching and reinforcing skills using the Azure PowerShell Cmdlets.

Pre Requisites

  • A Microsoft Azure subscription is required for hands-on labs.
  • Introductory to Intermediate knowledge of Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

Course Audience

  • IT Professionals, DevOps engineers, or Developers that want to automate provisioning and management of Azure Virtual Machines with Resource Manager and PowerShell.

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Module 1: Introduction

In this module you will learn the basics of the Azure PowerShell Cmdlets for Azure Resource Manager and learn how to setup and configure your environment to access your Microsoft Azure subscription.

Module 2: Deploying and Configuring IaaS Resources

In this module you will learn practical how-to skills for creating and managing IaaS resources such as Virtual Networks and Virtual Machines including their dependent resources. This module will also introduce you to how to use the PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) and Custom Script extension with customizing a virtual machine.

Module 3: Deploying Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates

In this module, the student will learn how to use the Azure PowerShell Cmdlets for ARM to deploy an Azure Resource Manager Template. This module will also introduce resource manager cmdlets for tagging, moving, and deleting resources and resource groups.

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