If you are new to cloud computing, please read my earlier blogs on Cloud Computing and Microsoft Azure. I have explored Azure portal with my account, click here for more details.
In this blog, I will write about a list of service, features offered by Microsoft Azure.
Although Microsoft Azure offers an extensive range of services.
Services in Azure is classified into 4 categories.
- Compute Service – Virtual Machines (Linux and Windows), Cloud Service, App Services like Web Apps, Mobile Apps, Logic Apps, Service Fabric
- Data Service – This includes Azure Storage like Blob, Table. Other services are Azure SQL Databases, Document DB, Redis Cache.
- Application Service – These services help you to build and run your application in Azure. Few of the application services are – Azure Active Directory (AAD), Azure Media Services, HDInsight for big data.
- Network Service – Network service in Azure includes Azure DNS, Azure Traffic Manager, Azure CDN.
For Microsoft Azure Certification list visit this link
Microsoft Azure Certification List
Let’s explore all the services of above mention category one by one.
Windows Virtual Machines
Leverage your existing tools to create and deploy applications without the hassle of managing infrastructure. Microsoft Azure Web Sites offers secure and flexible development, deployment, and scaling options for any sized web application.
Detect, triage, and diagnose issues in your web apps and services.
With Cognitive Services you can tap into an ever-growing collection of powerful AI algorithms developed by experts in their fields-APIs including Academic Knowledge, Bing Autosuggest, Bing Search, Bing Speech, Bing Spell Check, Computer Vision, Content Moderator, Emotion, Face, Language Understanding Intelligent Service(LUIS), Recommendations, Speaker Recognition, Text Analytics, Translator Speech, Translator Text, and Web Language Model APIs. They simplify a variety of AI-based tasks, giving you a quick way to extract insights from data.
You may read more details on Azure Cognitive Service –
Azure Container Service
AKS is currently available for Standard A, D, DS, G, GS, F, and FS series Linux virtual machines. You are only charged for the compute instances you choose, as well as the other underlying infrastructure resources consumed such as storage and networking. There are no incremental charges for AKS itself.
Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN)
Azure Location Based Services
Azure Active Directory
Visual Studio Team Services
Azure Cosmos DB
Data Lake Store
Data Lake Analytics
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