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Microsoft Azure for Node.js Developers - Cloud Patterns and Architecture

by James Millar

Microsoft Azure supports Node.js for building scalable and resilient cloud applications. This course covers the main Azure services including load balancing, caching, partitioning, content delivery networks, and API management.

What you'll learn

Designing applications in the cloud requires a different style of thinking and deep knowledge of cloud infrastructure and services. In this course, Microsoft Azure for Node.js Developers - Cloud Patterns and Architecture, you'll learn how various Azure services can help build scalable and resilient applications. First, you'll explore how to use specific Azure resources to add redundancy, fail-over, and load balancing to a system. Next, you'll support scaling with partitioning and caching. Finally, you'll discover Content Delivery Networks and API management. When you're finished with this course, you'll have a good understanding of the multiple resources that will help you as you build scalable Node applications in Microsoft Azure.

About the author

James Millar is a freelance software development consultant based in Malmesbury, England who has worked for some of the world’s biggest brands. He started his career over a decade ago writing training materials for Microsoft and moved into industry to further develop his skills. Having worked for multiple industries including automotive and process automation has been fortunate enough to work on some major projects operating at global scale. He has a passion for back end services and infrastruct... more

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