Deciding how to configure guest operating systems in Azure can initially be a stopping point for many organizations. In this course, Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineer: Implement Imperative Virtual Machine Configuration Management, you'll learn how to perform configuration of both Windows and Linux VMs running in Azure. First, you will examine fundamental configuration capabilities for all VMs in Azure. Next, you will discover technologies specifically focused on Linux configuration in Azure. Finally, you will discover how to inject custom scripts from the Azure fabric into both Windows and Linux using the Custom Script Extension. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of VM configuration needed to define a complete provisioning and configuration approach for your Azure VMs.
John Savill is an 11-time MVP, and he holds many Microsoft certifications
including Azure Infrastructure and Azure Architecture specialist. John is
the author of the popular FAQ for Windows and a senior contributing editor
to Windows IT Pro. John has written eight books on Microsoft technologies
including Mastering Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Services and Mastering
Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V.
Course Overview Hi everyone, my name is John Savill, and welcome to my course Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineer: Implement Imperative Virtual Machine Configuration Management. I'm a principal technical architect at the Dallas Microsoft Technology Center. There are many aspects to resource management in Azure, and for virtual machines this includes configuration inside the guest operating system. In this course, we're going to look at how we can manage the guest OS using imperative configuration technologies that are running in Azure. By the end of this course, you'll know the options available for configuration across Windows and Linux guest operating systems and their capabilities. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn all about VM configuration in Azure with the Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineer: Implement Imperative Virtual Machine Configuration Management course at Pluralsight.