In this course, you practice configuring secure access to workloads using Azure networking.

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Configure virtual networks

Learn to configure virtual networks and subnets, including IP addressing.

  • Introduction
  • Plan virtual networks
  • Create subnets
  • Create virtual networks
  • Plan IP addressing
  • Create public IP addressing
  • Associate public IP addresses
  • Allocate or assign private IP addresses
  • Interactive lab simulation
  • Knowledge check
  • Summary and resources

Configure Azure Virtual Network peering

Learn to configure an Azure Virtual Network peering connection and address transit and connectivity concerns.

  • Introduction
  • Determine Azure Virtual Network peering uses
  • Determine gateway transit and connectivity
  • Create virtual network peering
  • Extend peering with user-defined routes and service chaining
  • Interactive lab simulation
  • Knowledge check
  • Summary and resources

Manage and control traffic flow in your Azure deployment with routes

Learn how to control Azure virtual network traffic by implementing custom routes.

  • Introduction
  • Identify routing capabilities of an Azure virtual network
  • Exercise - Create custom routes
  • What is an NVA?
  • Exercise - Create an NVA and virtual machines
  • Exercise - Route traffic through the NVA
  • Summary

Host your domain on Azure DNS

Create a DNS zone for your domain name. Create DNS records to map the URL to an IP address. Test that the domain name resolves to your web server.

  • Introduction
  • What is Azure DNS?
  • Configure Azure DNS to host your domain
  • Exercise - Create a DNS zone and an A record by using Azure DNS
  • Dynamically resolve resource name by using alias record
  • Exercise - Create alias records for Azure DNS
  • Summary

Configure network security groups

Learn how to implement network security groups, and ensure network security group rules are correctly applied.

  • Introduction
  • Implement network security groups
  • Determine network security group rules
  • Determine network security group effective rules
  • Create network security group rules
  • Implement application security groups
  • Interactive lab simulation
  • Knowledge check
  • Summary and resources

Guided Project - Configure secure access to workloads with Azure virtual networking services

In this module, you practice configuring secure access to workloads using Azure virtual networking. The lab combines both learning and hands-on practice.

  • Introduction
  • Exercise - Provide network isolation and segmentation for the web application
  • Exercise - Control the network traffic to and from the web application
  • Exercise - Protect the web application from malicious traffic and block unauthorized access
  • Exercise - Operationalize and enforce policy to filter traffic
  • Exercise - Record and resolve domain names internally
  • Knowledge check
  • Summary and resources

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