Introduction to Azure Virtual Networks
In this module, you'll learn how to design and implement fundamental Azure Networking resources such as virtual networks, public and private IPs, DNS, virtual network peering, routing, and Azure Virtual NAT.
- Explore Azure Virtual Networks
- Configure public IP services
- Exercise: Design and implement a virtual network in Azure
- Design name resolution for your virtual network
- Exercise: Configure domain name servers settings in Azure
- Enable cross-virtual network connectivity with peering
- Exercise: Connect two Azure virtual networks using global virtual network peering
- Implement virtual network traffic routing
- Configure internet access with Azure Virtual NAT
Design and implement hybrid networking
You learn how to design and implement hybrid networking solutions such as Site-to-Site VPN connections, Point-to-Site VPN connections, Azure Virtual WAN, and Virtual WAN hubs.
- Design and implement Azure VPN Gateway
- Exercise: Create and configure a virtual network gateway
- Connect networks with Site-to-site VPN connections
- Connect devices to networks with Point-to-site VPN connections
- Connect remote resources by using Azure Virtual WANs
- Exercise: create a Virtual WAN by using the Azure portal
- Create a network virtual appliance (NVA) in a virtual hub
Design and implement Azure ExpressRoute
You learn how to design and implement Azure ExpressRoute, ExpressRoute Global Reach, ExpressRoute FastPath.
- Explore Azure ExpressRoute
- Design an ExpressRoute deployment
- Exercise: configure an ExpressRoute gateway
- Exercise: provision an ExpressRoute circuit
- Configure peering for an ExpressRoute deployment
- Connect an ExpressRoute circuit to a virtual network
- Connect geographically dispersed networks with ExpressRoute global reach
- Improve data path performance between networks with ExpressRoute FastPath
- Troubleshoot ExpressRoute connection issues
- Summary and resources
Load balance non-HTTP(S) traffic in Azure
You learn the different load balancer options in Azure and how to choose and implement the right Azure solution for non-HTTP(S) traffic.
- Explore load balancing
- Design and implement Azure load balancer using the Azure portal
- Exercise: create and configure an Azure load balancer
- Explore Azure Traffic Manager
- Exercise: create a Traffic Manager profile using the Azure portal
Load balance HTTP(S) traffic in Azure
You learn how to design load balancer solutions for HTTP(S) traffic and how to implement Azure Application gateway and Azure Front Door.
- Design Azure Application Gateway
- Configure Azure Application Gateway
- Exercise: deploy Azure Application Gateway
- Design and configure Azure Front Door
- Exercise: create a Front Door for a highly available web application
Design and implement network security
You will learn to design and implement network security solutions such as Azure DDoS, Azure Firewall, Network Security Groups, and Web Application Firewall.
- Get network security recommendations with Microsoft Defender for Cloud
- Deploy Azure DDoS Protection by using the Azure portal
- Exercise: Configure DDoS Protection on a virtual network using the Azure portal
- Deploy Network Security Groups by using the Azure portal
- Design and implement Azure Firewall
- Exercise: Deploy and configure Azure Firewall using the Azure portal
- Secure your networks with Azure Firewall Manager
- Exercise: secure your virtual hub using Azure Firewall Manager
- Implement a Web Application Firewall on Azure Front Door
- Summary and resources
Design and implement private access to Azure Services
You'll learn to design and implement private access to Azure Services with Azure Private Link, and virtual network service endpoints.
- Explain virtual network service endpoints
- Define Private Link Service and private endpoint
- Integrate private endpoint with DNS
- Exercise: Restrict network access to PaaS resources with virtual network service endpoints using the Azure portal
- Exercise: Create an Azure private endpoint using Azure PowerShell
- Integrate your App Service with Azure virtual networks
Design and implement network monitoring
You learn to design and implement network monitoring solutions such as Azure Monitor and Network watcher.
- Monitor your networks using Azure monitor
- Exercise: monitor a load balancer resource using Azure monitor
- Monitor your networks using Azure network watcher
- Summary and resources
This course teaches Network Engineers how to design, implement, and maintain Azure networking solutions. This course covers the process of designing, implementing, and managing core Azure networking infrastructure, Hybrid Networking connections, load balancing traffic, network routing, private access to Azure services, network security and monitoring. Learn how to design and implement a secure, reliable, network infrastructure in Azure and how to establish hybrid connectivity, routing, private access to Azure services, and monitoring in Azure.
This course is for Network Engineers looking to specialize in Azure networking solutions. An Azure Network engineer designs and implements core Azure networking infrastructure, hybrid networking connections, load balance traffic, network routing, private access to Azure services, network security and monitoring. The azure network engineer will manage networking solutions for optimal performance, resiliency, scale, and security.