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Cloud Development Courses

Devs, are you moving your applications to the cloud, or creating new apps to be hosted in the cloud? Then learn cloud development by enrolling in our specially designed courses. These cloud development courses explore the concepts and essential information needed to deploy applications in a private, hybrid, or public cloud environment. Using Microsoft Azure as the base for cloud development concepts, compare local installations to cloud deployments. Browse our selection of cloud development courses and gain the knowledge you need to be competitive in this hot area of modern technology.

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Published: 02 June 2015
Do you have a solid Transact-SQL foundation? This query language, also known as T-SQL, is used to work with data in SQL Server and Azure SQL Database, and is a fundamental skill for aspiring database professionals and application developers.Explore T-SQL in a series of self-paced modules which inclu
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Published: 14 May 2015
Are you getting the most value from your MSDN subscription? Maybe not! Take a closer look with us at how to do just that, including using your Microsoft Azure benefits to build a custom, cloud-hosted, integrated development platform (IDE), create self-service test environments which are provisioned
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Published: 13 May 2015
Can't get enough of the Microsoft Azure Fundamentals series? You're in luck! In this fourth course, the ever-popular Bob Tabor (of LearnVisualStudio.NET) explores Microsoft infrastructure as a service (IaaS) offerings by examining Azure Virtual Machines (VMs) and virtual networks (Vnets). Learn to c
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Level 100
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Published: 13 May 2015
How can Entity Framework (EF) simplify your work? Find out from Adam Tuliper and Christopher Harrison, in this Web Wednesdays course. Almost every website you create is a front-end to a database. So managing that data effectively is key to the success, flexibility, and performance of your appli
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Published: 05 May 2015
This MVA Course is to help Sellers understand Azure and the priorities to focus on. It also provides practical guidance on how to prepare/use reference stories to help customers and to ask insightful questions to gain agreement to prove Azure Capabilities.
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Level 100
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Published: 28 April 2015
In this second of four Microsoft Azure Fundamentals courses, watch the very popular Bob Tabor of http://LearnVisualStudio.NET, as he takes you on a tour of Microsoft Azure Websites, the preferred method for web hosting on the Microsoft Azure platform.Bob starts with conceptual topics and then moves
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Published: 28 April 2015
Continuing your journey to the cloud with the Microsoft Azure Fundamentals series? Join the ever-popular Bob Tabor of LearnVisualStudio.net, in the third installment, as he explores cloud storage and data, specifically the various ways you can store structured, semi-structured, and schema-free data
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Level 100
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Published: 15 October 2014
Considering a move to the cloud? Join us for Cloud Profitability Webcasts, and get real-world insights to help you with your decision.Here's how it works: Each week at 8:30am Pacific Time, watch a streaming video focused on cloud profitability topics, such as the pitch, financial modeling, and
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Published: 22 May 2014
Want to learn how to build and deploy apps running SQL Server in Azure Virtual Machines? Or find out how to move existing on-premises databases and applications to the cloud? Watch this demo-rich learning session, featuring migration tools and a sample app that utilizes both Azure Virtual Machines a
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Level 100
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Published: 28 April 2014
Working with big data? Need to make more sense of it—for your own information and for others in your organization? Watch this Jump Start to learn how to use Azure HDInsight to process big data and to generate results for analysis and reporting with Microsoft data tools, including SQL Serv
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Level 200
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Published: 02 June 2015
Want to get started with Office 365 development? If you're a Developer moving from on-premises to the cloud, and you want some practical guidance, check out these labs!Engaging experts walk you through two hands-on labs, directly from the official Office 365 Dev Camp materials. Get an in-depth look
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Level 200
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Published: 02 June 2015
Watch experts as they focus on getting to production faster, creating quality software, and understanding the big picture, in this in-depth, demo-rich, and end-to-end look at application lifecycle management (ALM), including prioritization, commitment, implementation, deployment, testing, and (final
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Published: 19 May 2015
Do you have existing .NET client line of business (LOB) applications? Join Microsoft developer experts, and see how to modernize these applications and move them forward. Learn what the Microsoft devices and services strategy is and how existing applications fit in. See demos, and discover how and w
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Published: 19 May 2015
Are you customizing SharePoint using farm solutions and feature framework? Want to align with the product and service roadmap and to update your skills? Learn to transform SharePoint customizations with the SharePoint app model. You will be surprised at how flexible it is. Whether you're working wit
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Published: 14 May 2015
Want to bring more performance, speed, and scalability to your website? Or scale your sites for real-time services or message passing? Learn how, and get practical real-world tips in this exploration of Redis, part of a series on choosing the right data storage.Join experts Rami Sayar and Steve
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Published: 13 May 2015
Want a broad-level technical look at Microsoft Analytics Platform System (APS), the high-performance and scalable solution built for modern data warehousing needs? If you're looking to improve your data loading and query response times (up to and beyond 100x over legacy solutions), get the details o
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Published: 05 May 2015
Do you know the basics of Python? Or have you worked with MVC and want to compare it to other technologies? If you're ready to build websites and have fun doing it, check out this course. Bring your basic knowledge of loops and variables, and take the next steps with the dynamic team of Susan Ibach
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Published: 05 May 2015
Want to explore the lifecycle of an Azure Website, from building blocks to production to troubleshooting? Now's your chance! Get a look at new features in Azure Websites, including WebJobs, added security, and simple authentication. Plus, explore supported languages, such as ASP.NET, Node.js, PHP, P
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Published: 28 April 2015
As an enterprise developer, have you wondered about the why and how of Microsoft Azure? If you're cloud-aware but not cloud-practiced, this Cloud Dev Camp has a wealth of information for you! Get the guidance you need to help your organization start to build, deploy, and move websites, mobile apps,
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Published: 28 April 2015
Do you want to modernize your Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) enterprise client applications? If you have existing .NET line of business (LOB) apps to modernize and move into the cloud, this course is for you!Watch helpful demos and get practical tips from experts who have decades of experienc
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Level 200
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Published: 27 April 2015
Want to know more about Microsoft Azure? Join the always-entertaining Bob Tabor as he delivers the first of four courses that teach you the fundamentals of Microsoft Azure.In this first course in the series, learn the basic concepts of why Microsoft Azure exists, what problems it solves for start-up
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Published: 27 April 2015
Azure RemoteApp combines Windows application experience and powerful RDS capabilities on Azure's reliable platform and helps IT to bring scale, agility, and global access to corporate applications. In this course, learn more about how to scale up or down to meet dynamic business needs without large
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Published: 27 April 2015
Find out how the new Azure SQL Database model supports your need to build robust cloud apps. The relational database, based on resource governance, offers increased functionality and improved disaster recovery, and that's just the beginning! Watch a team of top experts as they help you decide which
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Published: 24 April 2015
Around the globe, 1 billion Office users spend an average of two to three hours each day in Office clients, with more than 400 petabytes of data hosted in the Office 365 service. If you're a web developer, the Office 365 platform gives you the opportunity to reach these users with your business solu
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Published: 24 April 2015
Hybrid cloud, the use and building of applications that connect to data and services across a mix of data centers, is the reality for cloud computing today. Watch this informative training course to get the details, and learn how  your businesses and applications will move to the cloud in their
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Published: 24 April 2015
If you're wondering how to use Windows Azure as a hosting environment for your SQL Server virtual machines (VMs), join the experts as they walk you through it, with practical, real-world demos. SQL Server in Windows Azure VM is an easy and full-featured way to be up and running in 10 minutes with a
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Published: 24 April 2015
See what you missed on IT Pro IaaS Day! Learn how to integrate Windows Azure virtual machines (VMs) into your infrastructure. If you’re an experienced IT Pro but you haven’t spent much time with Windows Azure VMs, you’ll appreciate these real-world examples on Windows Azure infrast
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Published: 24 April 2015
Developers and IT pros, get an overview of Windows Azure SQL Database and learn how to create and work with SQL Database for common scenarios. The session focuses on overall architecture, management, and developer topics.Instructor | Chris J.T. Auld - Intergen Limited/CTO; Greg Leake - Microsoft Tec
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Published: 23 April 2015
Web developers, are you looking for ways to increase your reach and reduce your work? Are you preparing for Exam 70-487, part of the MCSD: Web Applications certification? Do you want to find out how to build Web API or WCF services that can access data and are hosted in Windows Azure? If you want to
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Published: 23 April 2015
In this course, you’ll get an overview of the different ways that you can analyze data for your Big Data solutions using Microsoft Business Intelligence tools such as Microsoft Excel and Reporting Services. This includes predictive analytics with Excel and Apache Mahout. You’ll also lear
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Level 200
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Published: 23 April 2015
In this session, you’ll get an overview of Microsoft Big Data tools as part of the Windows Azure HDInsight and Storage services. As a developer, you’ll learn how to create map-reduce programs and automate the workflow of processing Big Data jobs. As a SQL developer, you’ll learn Hi
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Published: 20 December 2013
Website developers, here's your chance to learn how you can use Windows Azure to develop, deploy, and scale your large-scale web apps in a matter of minutes. If you're new to Windows Azure, this is a good starting point for finding out how it can help you save on time and resources, integrate with O
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Level 300
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Published: 02 June 2015
Intrigued by the overview of Azure DocumentDB? This deep dive promises even more details and tips.Watch a team of experts as they explore DocumentDB. Learn how to set up metrics and charts, optimize a data model, and scale out across machines. Walk through server-side programming, see how to build a
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Published: 02 June 2015
Want to add a great search experience to your apps and websites? Find out how to give your users the level of availability and efficiency they expect. Azure Search is one of the latest services delivered in Azure, and it's gaining global popularity, from the United States, to Canada, Albania, and be
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Published: 21 May 2015
Looking to extend your coding toolbox with a tried and true language? Check out one of the most popular server side scripting languages, the easy-to-learn PHP, which is used in many blogging platforms. Hear about the history of PHP, explore its pros and cons, and take a look at configuration and deb
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Level 300
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Published: 12 May 2015
Do you have existing .NET line of business (LOB) applications to modernize and move into the cloud? Watch our experts, who have decades of experience, as they teach you how and why to do just that. They cover more advanced topics, too, including how to secure your database and services with Active D
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Published: 05 May 2015
Are you preparing for Exam 70-534: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions? Want to create public and hybrid cloud solutions? Take your web development skills to the next level, in this practical and informative event.Experts Michael Withrow, Ranger Due, Brett Hacker, Walter Myers, Cale Teeter, and R
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Published: 28 April 2015
Are you preparing for Exam 70-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions? Want to build robust and resilient cloud applications? Take your web development skills and go beyond the essentials, in this practical and informative training.Experts Bret Stateham and Sidney Andrews explore the most used Azu
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Published: 28 April 2015
Ready to take off to the cloud? Learn how to deploy your PHP application on Windows Azure, an open cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. This course will familiarize you with Windows Azure and how to
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Published: 27 April 2015
New to Visual Studio Online? Explore this set of services for developers, and learn how they can help you with your daily work or personal projects. Watch a series of 10-minute videos to get an overview of the Visual Studio Online services and how to work with them. Keep an eye on the Features Timel
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