Microsoft Azure offers several options for running server applications. In this course, you'll learn the main options and the trade offs of each, and leave the course knowing how to make intelligent choices for your own applications.
There are many options that Microsoft Azure offers the user for running server applications. In this course, Running Applications in Microsoft Azure: Getting Started, you'll learn about the various options to inform your decisions moving forward with the cloud. First, you'll cover how to use the PaaS offerings of Cloud Services and Azure Web Apps to host your web and server applications. Next, you'll explore how to use virtual machines and containers to deploy and host application code. Finally, you'll discover information about the features and trade offs of each option as the course progresses. When you're finished with this course, you'll be armed with the knowledge you need to pick the right Azure option for hosting your application.
Matt is an independent consultant specializing in Microsoft .NET application design and development. As a writer Matt has contributed to several journals and magazines including MSDN Magazine where he currently authors the workflow content for the Foundations column. Matt regularly shares his love of technology by speaking at local, regional and international conferences such as Tech Ed. Microsoft has recognized Matt as an MVP for his community contributions around connected systems technology.