Jump start your Azure learning. With Azure Essentials, you can:
Azure Essentials is the best place to get started with Azure and learn new skills. Get comfortable with the basics here, then dive deeper into Azure through access to free Pluralsight courses, Hands-on Labs, and Azure certifications.Get Started
Get access to free self-paced courses, delivered in partnership with Pluralsight
Choose from an array of self-paced labs, instructor-led classes, and challenge exercises to practice the skills you need
Stand out from the crowd and demonstrate your knowledge through Azure certifications
Learn Azure your way. Quickly access the Azure learning resources to fit your needs.
Learn the essential compute, storage, networking, management, monitoring and security components of Azure and how to seamlessly manage your infrastructure in the cloud with Microsoft.
Acquire the cloud skills you need, at your own pace.
Become an Azure Administrator and learn how to implement, monitor, and manage the most commonly used Azure services and components.
Build upon your existing Azure skills to learn the practical tools to deploy secure, performing, and highly available IaaS solutions.
Explore everything from monitoring VM health and getting proactive recommendations to new ways for defending against ransomware using MFA.
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