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Azure Database Migration Service


Accelerates the migration of your data to Azure. Enables seamless migrations from multiple database sources. To perform an online migration, you need to create an instance based on the premium pricing tier. Features Migrates your database and server objects with minimal downtime. Supports Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, and Oracle migration to Azure from on-premises and other cloud providers. You can use DMS for both operational database and data warehouse migrations. Automate the migration of data with Azure PowerShell. Use Azure Migrate to discover your on-premises data estate and assess migration readiness. You can create up to 2 DMS [...]

Azure Database Migration Service2021-02-22T08:46:36+00:00

Azure SQL


Bookmarks Monitoring Networking Security Pricing Validate Your Knowledge A fully managed database built upon the SQL Server engine. SLA durability up to 99.995%. SQL Databases Resource type: Single Database - offers serverless and hyperscale storage (up to 100TB). Elastic Pool - a collection of databases with a shared set of resources. Database Server - manage groups of single databases and elastic pools. SQL Managed Instances are for migrations "lift-and-shift" to the cloud. The features of both SQL Server database engine and Azure SQL are available in SQL Managed Instance.  PaaS benefits - [...]

Azure SQL2021-05-19T02:23:57+00:00

Azure Traffic Manager


A DNS-based traffic load balancer. Improves the responsiveness of your applications by sending the request to the closest endpoint. It offers a range of traffic-routing methods and endpoint monitoring options. Features It is resilient to failure. You can obtain actionable insights about your users using a traffic view. Improve the availability of your applications by using traffic manager health checks. Offers automatic failover when an endpoint goes down. Traffic Manager endpoints: Azure, External, and Nested Combine multiple traffic-routing methods using nested traffic manager profiles. Routing Methods Priority - allows you to set a primary endpoint for all traffic. Weighted - [...]

Azure Traffic Manager2021-02-22T08:59:17+00:00

Azure Content Delivery Network


Bookmarks Features How Caching Works Pricing Limits A distributed network of servers that delivers web content closer to users. CDNs store cache content on edge servers to minimize end-user latency. Features Improves the performance of dynamic web pages using dynamic site acceleration. You can set two types of caching rules in Azure CDN: Global caching rule - overrides any HTTP cache-directive headers. Custom caching rule - you can set a rule to match specific paths and file extensions. Types of origin: Storage Storage Static website Cloud service Web App Custom Origin Enable HTTPS [...]

Azure Content Delivery Network2021-05-18T07:12:13+00:00

Azure Application Gateway


A web traffic load balancer. It allows you to distribute incoming traffic based on HTTP request properties such as URL and host headers. Application gateway has four tiers: Standard, Standard V2, WAF, and WAF v2 You can use the same application gateway for up to 100+ websites with multi-site hosting. Set the minimum and maximum scale units based on your needs. Azure Application Gateway vs Azure Load Balancer An application gateway operates at layer 7. A load balancer functions at layer 4. You can use both public and private IP on the frontend. Features Secure your data with end-to-end SSL. [...]

Azure Application Gateway2021-02-22T08:55:16+00:00

Azure VPN Gateway


Bookmarks Routing Connection Resiliency Pricing Validate Your Knowledge A secured hybrid cloud architecture. It is composed of gateway subnet, tunnel, and on-premises gateway. Protocols: Internet Protocol Security (IPsec) and Internet Key Exchange (IKE) VPN gateway connections: VNet-to-VNet, Site-to-Site, and Point-to-Site Create a secure connection from your on-premises network to an Azure virtual network with a site-to-site VPN. VNet-to-VNet connection automatically routes to the updated address space, if you updated the address space on the other VNet. If you need to establish a connection to your virtual network from a remote location, you can [...]

Azure VPN Gateway2022-08-13T06:09:09+00:00

Azure Load Balancer


Bookmarks Features Concepts Pricing How to Create a Load Balancer Validate Your Knowledge Distributes incoming network traffic across multiple targets. Allows you to route traffic based on source IP address and port to a destination IP address and port. Features The load balancer supports TCP/UDP-based protocols. Scales automatically as traffic increases. The load-balancing decision is based on the following tuple connection: Source IP address and port Destination IP address and port Protocol NAT allows you to control the inbound and outbound network traffic. Inbound rules -  traffic allowed to a specific virtual [...]

Azure Load Balancer2022-08-12T03:30:23+00:00

Azure Container Registry


Bookmarks Features Concepts Best Practices Tasks Tagging Network Security Pricing A service to manage your container images and related artifacts. ACR is a regional service. Features Keep track of current valid container images. Registries (SKUs) are available in three tiers: Basic, Standard, and Premium. You can use the geo-replication feature of Premium registries for advanced replication and container image distribution scenarios. Streamline building, testing, pushing, and deploying images to Azure with Azure Container Registry Tasks. ACR Tasks supports quick task, automatically triggered tasks, and multi-step task Tag your containers [...]

Azure Container Registry2021-05-11T09:16:39+00:00

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)


Bookmarks Features Components Storage Security Pricing Versions Validate Your Knowledge An open-source tool for orchestrating and managing many container images and applications. Lets you deploy a managed Kubernetes cluster in Azure. Features Uses clusters and pods to scale and deploy applications. Kubernetes can deploy more images of containers as needed. It supports horizontal scaling, self-healing, load balancing, and secret management. Automatic monitoring of application load to determine when to scale the number of containers used. Allows you to replicate container architectures. Use Kubernetes with supported Azure regions and on-premises installations [...]

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)2021-07-06T13:57:36+00:00

Azure DDoS Protection


Allows you to protect your Azure resources from denial of service (DoS) attacks. DDoS protection (layers 3 and 4) offers two service tiers: Basic and Standard. Features Basic Enabled by default (free). It mitigates common network attacks. Both basic and standard protects IPv4 and IPv6 public IP addresses. Standard It has advanced capabilities to protect you against network attacks such as logging, alerting, and telemetry. Mitigates the following attacks: Volumetric attacks - flood the network layer with attacks. Protocol attacks - exploit a weakness in layers 3 and 4. Resource layer attacks - a layer 7 attack that disrupts the [...]

Azure DDoS Protection2021-02-22T09:09:30+00:00

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