Developing Azure and Web Services: Azure Storage

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Azure Storage is a powerful feature that has been created for data storage. Explore the various types of storage available in Microsoft Azure and their purpose.

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Developing Azure and Web Services: Azure Storage

  • describe the three Azure Storage services
  • create and configure an Azure Storage storage account
  • describe how Azure Storage containers store Binary Large Objects (Blobs)
  • describe Azure SQL and Cosmos DB
  • create and delete block and page based containers
  • read and write data to block blob storage containers
  • read and write data to page blob storage containers
  • manipulate blobs and the data stored in blob containers
  • use retry policies to handle failed network transactions
  • compare Azure Table storage to traditional relational databases
  • create and delete tables in Azure Table storage
  • create an Entity structure in .NET
  • query data and perform CRUD operations on an Azure Storage table
  • compare Azure queues to Service Bus queues
  • create and delete Azure queues using .NET
  • send messages to an Azure queue
  • retrieve messages from an Azure queue using Peek messages
  • describe the use of Azure Files
  • create a file share in Azure Files
  • use Azure File Sync
  • describe the storage methods and features provided on the Azure cloud
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