Thursday, March 10, 2016

Microsoft Virtual Academy Courses for Azure users

Microsoft has Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) that has lots of good content for you ... Here are some Azure classes the are all free

Azure Active Directory Core Skills Jump Start
If you're constantly resetting customer passwords, this course could solve the problem! Microsoft Corporate Vice President Brad Anderson and Microsoft Technical Evangelist Simon May dive into enterprise mobility, BYOD, and Identity and Access Management (IAM). Don't miss this in-depth exploration of Azure Active Directory.​​​

Getting Started with Azure Security for the IT Professional
Does a cloud solution meet your bar for security? If you’re looking at the cloud, you probably have a lot of questions about available solutions, including whether it meets industry standards, attestations, and ISO certifications. Get the information and the confidence you need, from the pros who know, as they demystify security in the cloud. Watch here.

Hybrid IT Management Part 1: Insights, Visibility, and Security Analytics
Watch this course to get deep insights and visibility into your infrastructure, and learn to help protect your IT environment. Microsoft experts show you how to make the most of powerful, robust security and threat analytics capabilities as you modernize your datacenter, in this first in a multi-part series on hybrid IT management.

Deep Dive into Azure Resource Manager Scenarios and Patterns
IT Professionals and Architects, if you’ve got an Azure application with a lot of components or if you’re setting up an Azure deployment, watch this course. An international team of experts shows you how to use Azure Resource Manager (ARM) to manage your Resource Groups and to easily spin up or spin down elements of your application infrastructure.

Azure Active Directory Core Skills Jump Start
Watch this course as Microsoft Corporate Vice President Brad Anderson and Microsoft Technical Evangelist Simon May help you prepare your environment for mobility with Windows 10, including Identity and Access Management (IAM) in Azure AD, single sign-on, user self-service management, multifactor authentication, and more!

Using XML in SQL Server and Azure SQL Database
View this course to learn about XML, a commonly used data format often used to store and
communicate data structures used by applications. Our instructors show you how SQL Server
and Azure SQL Database provide built-in support for XML that enables application developers
to combine relational and XML data structures at the database