Microsoft Azure Services, Part 1 of 9: Overview and Storage

Microsoft Azure Services, Part 1 of 9: Overview and Storage

LearnNow Online
Updated Sep 10, 2019

Course description

The AZ-900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals Exam is intended for candidates with non-technical backgrounds or who have some involvement with cloud based solutions and services. This course covers an introduction to Azure as well as to Azure Storage

Each LearnNowOnline training course is made up of Modules (typically an hour in length). Within each module there are Topics (typically 15-30 minutes each) and Subtopics (typically 2-5 minutes each). There is a Post Exam for each Module that must be passed with a score of 70% or higher to successfully and fully complete the course.


Basic understanding of Azure and an Azure account. Technical IT experience is not required however some general IT knowledge or experience would be beneficial.

Meet the expert

Varma Rudra

Varma has over 14 years of experience in defining the integrated process, application, data & cloud architectures for both corporate & large scale multi-million business transformation programs and has worked extensively in defining strategy for migration of on-premise applications into AWS & Azure Cloud IaaS, PaaS, SaaS platforms. He is a TOGAF certified enterprise architect, PRINCE2 practitioner, and hold several certifications in SAP and cloud space.

Video Runtime

168 Minutes

Time to complete

208 Minutes

Course Outline


Azure Overview (32:24)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Azure Services Overview - 10000 feet view (13:31)
  • Azure Resource Structure (06:49)
  • Cloud Computing (11:46)
  • Summary (00:08)

Intro To Azure (23:11)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Introduction to Microsoft Azure (07:44)
  • Demo: Azure Portal Overview (15:11)
  • Summary (00:08)


Intro To Storage Blocks (24:37)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Azure Storage Services Building Blocks (05:02)
  • Overview of Azure Storage Accounts (11:08)
  • Demo: Create Azure storage using Azure portal (08:10)
  • Summary (00:08)

Overview Blob Storage (24:45)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Overview of Azure Blob Storage (08:43)
  • Demo: Create a container and upload a blob into c (05:16)
  • Overview of Storage Account and Blob config (05:36)
  • Demo: Configure custom domain for storage account (04:53)
  • Summary (00:08)

Azure Storage Security (26:49)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Azure storage security overview (08:25)
  • Demo: Azure security features using Azure portal (05:35)
  • Introduction to Azure file storage (07:33)
  • Demo: Create a file storage and Implement (04:59)
  • Summary (00:08)

Azure Table And Queue Storage (37:06)

  • Introduction (00:08)
  • Azure table and queue storage (08:01)
  • Azure disk storage (07:19)
  • Azure storage monitoring overview (05:49)
  • Demo: Monitor logs and metrics (04:42)
  • Overview of tools available to manage Azure stora (05:43)
  • Demo: Manage Azure storage resources using storag (05:14)
  • Summary (00:08)