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Managing Microsoft Azure App Service Plan

by Neil Morrissey

Azure App Service Plan is the container for hosting Web Apps, REST APIs, custom containers and Function Apps. The course will explain the underlying infrastructure, deployment, handling load with scaling and Azure CDN, and monitoring of App Services.

What you'll learn

At the core of application hosting in the platform-as-a-service model, is a thorough understanding of Azure App Services. In this course, Managing Microsoft Azure App Service Plan, you’ll learn about the container that defines the infrastructure and services used by Web Apps, REST APIs, custom containers and Function Apps. First, you’ll learn about the underlying VMs that run an App Service Plan, and the networking options to integrate with IaaS VMs and on-premises resources. Next, you’ll explore all the options for deploying applications into the environment. Then, you’ll discover how to handle load with resource scaling, as well as leveraging the Azure content delivery network. Finally, you’ll see the options available for monitoring your running app services. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have a foundational knowledge of App Service Plans, that will help you leverage the features they provide for hosting web based applications in the cloud.

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About the author

Neil has worked on everything from early mobile .NET compact framework apps to modern Azure based web apps during his years in IT. As a developer and architect, he has focused on .NET and JavaScript application development, security, and hosting across a variety of Microsoft platforms, including ASP.NET, SharePoint, and Dynamics CRM. Neil has several Microsoft Certifications, including MCPD, MCSA, and MCSD.

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