Microsoft Cloud Workshop: Continuous Delivery in VSTS and Azure

Course Details
Code: 40511
Tuition (USD): $295.00 $265.50 • Classroom (1 day)

In this workshop, you will learn how to setup and configure continuous delivery within Azure using a combination of Azure Resource Manager templates and Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS). You will do this throughout the use of a new VSTS project, Git repository for source control, and an Azure Resource Manager template for Azure resource deployment and configuration management.
In this workshop, you will learn how to setup and configure continuous delivery within Azure using a combination of Azure Resource Manager templates and Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS). You will do this throughout the use of a new VSTS project, Git repository for source control, and an Azure Resource Manager template for Azure resource deployment and configuration management.

Skills Gained

At the end of this workshop, you will be able to build templates to automate cloud infrastructure and reduce error-prone manual processes. In addition,
 you'll create an Azure Resource Manager (ARM) template to provision Azure resources, configure continuous delivery with Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS), configure Application Insights into an application, and create a Visual Studio Team Services project and Git repository.

Who Can Benefit

This workshop is intended for Cloud Architects and IT professionals who have architectural expertise of infrastructure and solutions design in cloud technologies and want to learn more about Azure and Azure services as described in the About this Course and At Course Completion areas.  Those attending this workshop should also be experienced in other non-Microsoft cloud technologies, meet the course prerequisites, and want to cross-train on Azure.

Prerequisites

Workshop content presumes 300-level of architectural expertise of infrastructure and solutions design. We suggest students take this prerequisite prior to attending this workshop.

  • Microsoft Azure Essentials course, http://www.microsoft.com/en-US/azureessentials

Course Details

Outline

Module 1: Whiteboard Design Session - Continuous delivery with VSTS and Azure
Lessons

  • Review the customer case study
  • Design a proof of concept solution
  • Present the solution
Module 2: Hands-on Lab - Continuous delivery with VSTS and Azure
Lessons
  • Create an Azure Resource Manager (ARM) template that can provision the web application, SQL database
  • Create a Visual Studio Team Services team project and Git Repository
  • Create Visual Studio Team Services build definition
  • Create Visual Studio Team Services release pipeline
  • Trigger a build and release
  • Create a feature branch and submit a pull request