We have started working on different topics related to Microsoft Azure and following are covered till now. We will add more and update here:Exam Ref 70-533-What is Microsoft Azure
Contents of the book :
- Reference Architecture- Automating Microsoft Azure virtual machine deployment with Chef.
- Create Hosted Chef Account.
- Install Ruby on CentOS based Chef Workstation .
- Install and configure Chef Workstation and Chef Development Kit.
- Chef: Install Knife-azure Plugin.
- Creating a cookbook for Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine .
- Creating a Template for Chef Cookbook.
- Execute knife-azure to create Virtual Machine on Microsoft Azure.
Microsoft Azure provides web interface or portal to provision, navigate, manage, and de-provision variety of service offerings in PaaS or IaaS category.
URL for New Azure Portal: https://manage.windowsazure.com
Microsoft Azure is a bunch of cloud services offered by Microsoft to build and operate cloud-based applications and IT infrastructure. Earlier it was known as Windows Azure. Microsoft Azure provides Iaas and PaaS offerings. We can subscribe to Microsoft Azure services as an individual or as an organization.