Course 40513G: Microsoft Cloud Workshop: Building a Resilient IaaS Architecture


In this workshop, you will look at how an existing IaaS deployment can be redesigned and updated to account for resiliency and in general high availability. Throughout the whiteboard design session and hands-on lab you will look at the various configuration options and services to help build resilient architectures.

Course Duration: 1 Day(s)


At the end of this workshop, you will be better able to design and use availability sets, Managed Disks, SQL Server Always on Availability Groups, as well as design principles when provisioning storage to VMs. In addition, you'll learn effective employment of Azure Backup to provide point-in-time recovery.



  • Module 1: Whiteboard Session - Building a Resilient IaaS Architecture
  • Module 2: Hands-on Lab - Building a Resilient IaaS Architecture

Who Should Attend

Workshop content presumes 300-level of architectural expertise of infrastructure and solutions design. We suggest students take this prerequisite prior to attending this workshop.

Target Audience

Architects / IT Pros / Azure Infrastructure Specialist


Azure Infrastructure Specialist / Technical Architect