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Microsoft Azure Fundamentals: Managing Azure Storage

Discover the primary storage entity in Microsoft Azure, the storage account. Create and manage storage accounts, upload blobs, and manage storage tiers using the Azure portal, PowerShell, and CLI.

  • Skill level

    Intermediate
  • Time to complete

    Approx. 2 hours
  • Certificate of completion

    Yes

About this course

The primary storage entity in Microsoft Azure is the storage account. Storage accounts have the potential to store files (blobs), queue messages, shared folders, and basic key-value tables. Begin this course by exploring how and when storage accounts can be used. Then you will create a storage account and upload blobs using the portal, PowerShell, and the command line interface (CLI). Next, you will use the Azure Storage Explorer and AzCopy tools to manage blobs, learn how to manage blob soft deletion to protect blobs from accidental overwrites or deletes, work with storage tiers, and manage storage account network access. Finally, you will manage storage account access through access keys and shared access signatures. This course can be used to prepare for exam AZ-900, Microsoft Azure Fundamentals.

Learning objectives

  • Discover the key concepts covered in this course
  • Recognize when azure storage accounts should be used
  • Determine appropriate settings for an azure storage account

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