Opsgility Online Training

 Introduction to Managing Azure Virtual Machines with PowerShell


Course Overview

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.

This course will help you prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-533 - Implementing Azure Infrastructure Solutions.

Course Details

  • Video Length: 1 hours, 59 minutes, 37 seconds
  • Lab: 0 hours, 0 minutes, 0 seconds
  • Published: 2016-01-05
  • Level: 300

Who this course is designed for

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

 This course is Real Time Lab Enabled | What is a real time lab?

  • Purchase lab credits for a live lab environment to learn hands-on!

Prerequisites:

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

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.

Lab: Introduction to Managing Azure IaaS with PowerShell

In this lab, you will learn the fundamentals of how to use the Azure PowerShell cmdlets to create and manage Azure Virtual Machines. Exercises will include performing common operations like stopping and starting VMs, creating VMs, attaching additional storage and creating and updating virtual machines.





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.

Lab: Deploying an ARM Template with PowerShell

In this lab, you will learn how to use the PowerShell DSC Custom script extension to automatically configure virtual machines deployed using an Azure Resource Manager template.


Start a 7 Day Free Trial
Opsgility subscriptions include unlimited access to Opsgility official courseware, the most comprehensive online training for the Microsoft cloud and related technologies.
Subscription Benefits
  • Access to Real Time Lab environments and lab guides (additional purchase required for lab environments)
  • Course Completion Certificates when you pass assessments
  • 5% off instructor-led courses
  • Easy purchase of Microsoft On-Demand Official Curriculum
  • MUCH MORE!