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Azure Developer Training

This course is aimed at developers faced with these and other Azure-related questions. During these 3 days, developers will get an overview of the services that matter to them. You will learn how to build applications with the cloud in mind. You’ll understand the most commonly used services and patterns when working with Azure.

After this training, you’ll be much better equipped to take your code to the cloud!

Please note

The Azure Developer Training is facilitated by our training partner Xebia Academy. They know how to handle things flawlessly. Feel free to contact them for practical information.

The Azure Developer Training is the right training for:

  • Developers who want to start using Azure as part of their tool and development chain
  • Developers with less or even no experience with Azure

Content of the Azure Developer Training

An overview of the Azure cloud

  • A history of the cloud
  • Cloud platforms compared
  • SAAS, PAAS, IAAS… oh my!
  • What do I use for which problem?
  • A word on pricing in Azure

Understanding the Azure Portal

  • A guided tour of the portal
  • Customization of the portal
  • Visual Studio integration

Exploring App Services and App Service Plans

  • Site Gallery
  • Building and deploying web applications with App Services
  • Azure Mobile App Service
  • Monitoring your site
  • Scaling with service plans

Creating and hosting an API with Azure API-apps

  • Building and hosting an API in Azure
  • Integration with Swagger

Working with Virtual Machines

  • Creating a virtual machine
  • Pricing options
  • Scaling


  • An overview of the different database options in Azure
  • Working with SQL in the cloud
  • Understanding Cosmos DB

Going serverless with Azure Functions

  • An overview of Serverless with Azure Functions
  • Triggering functions


  • An overview of the different storage options
  • Blob storage
  • Securing data using Shared Access Signatures

VSTS and automated deployment

  • Automating your deployment using VSTS and Azure
  • CI builds

An introduction to Containers in Azure

  • What are containers?
  • Exploring the different ways to work with containers in Azure

Security with Azure Active Directory and Azure Key Vault

  • Integration with Azure AD
  • Storing secrets in Key Vault for your apps

Monitoring with App Insights

  • Performance management
  • Integration from your app

What else is there in Azure

    • Een overview of the services we didn’t cover

What else do you need to know?


  • C# programming experience
  • Some web development experience


You need to bring your own laptop for this training. The laptop should meet the following requirements:

  • Visual Studio 2017 installed
  • Azure Trial subscription

Training options

23 Jun - 25 Jun, 2021
13 Sep - 15 Sep, 2021

What you'll learn

Meet your trainer

Alex Thissen

Architecture and coding

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