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QHow can you access Azure Monitor?
A Portal, API, Event Hubs and Log Analytics
Q How long is Azure Monitor historical data accessable?
A 30 days
Q What is the difference between Maintenance and Downtime?
Q What is the purpose of Azure VMs?
Q What are some tools to determine what workloads can be virtualised and costs?
Q How do network security groups filter network traffic ?
A You can use an Azure network security group to filter network traffic to and from Azure resources in an Azure virtual network. A network security group contains security rules that allow or deny inbound network traffic to, or outbound network traffic from, several types of Azure resources. For each rule, you can specify source and destination, port, and protocol.
Azure 104 Labfiles
Azure lab setup procedure
1) Create NEW email account firstname.lastname@example.org suggested password Pa55w.rd1234 where ddmmyy = starting date of your course and xxx = your initials at https://outlook.live.com/owa/
The new Microsoft account is needed for the Azure Pass used for the labs in this course. The use of any other account is not supported for this class. Appreciate your understanding.
2) Make a new folder C:\Labfiles using
File Explorer or
From Powershell or Cmd prompt
Md C:\Labfiles (command line)
3) Download and extract into C:\Labfiles
Make sure you are logged out of all other email accounts (except the new email account you have created) in ALL browsers before proceding to #5
5)Redeem Azure pass https://www.microsoftazurepass.com/
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Microsoft Azure – Virtual Machines, Web Sites, Mobile Services, Dev/Test etc.
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who build the services that power Microsoft Azure as they demo capabilities,
answer Scott’s questions, and share their insights.
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