Configure Blob Storage with Public Access

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Time
45 minutes
Difficulty
Beginner

In this IT Pro Challenge provided by Learn on Demand Systems you will write code to access an Azure storage account with a public container, upload files to the account, and test public access to ...

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Overview

Introduction

The Configure Blob Storage with Public Access Guided Lab is a premium Cybrary lab intended for students at the beginner level. This guided lab teaches students how to create public blob storage in Azure using ASP.Net. The tasks are completed using the Azure Portal and via a Remote Desktop connection using Visual Studio 2017. This lab will help students develop skills in allocating storage capacity. This is important to many work roles, including Data Analysts. This lab also develops knowledge of the characteristics of data storage media. This is important for Database Administrators. Upon completion of this lab, the student will be able to use the Azure Portal to find access information for a storage account. You will also connect to Azure remotely and create a public blob container. This lab is allotted 30 minutes to complete. Although the Guided option in Learn on Demand labs provides objectives and hints, you will need to have a basic understanding of how to use the Azure Portal and some familiarity with programming. The Configure Blob Storage with Public Access Guided Lab will provide the information needed to complete the tasks, but you may want to challenge yourself to complete the tasks without using the hints.

Skill/Activity Breakdown

The Configure Blob Storage with Public Access Guided Lab requires students to access details of a storage account and create a public blob container for the storage account. This helps develop the skill in effectively allocating storage capacity. This skill is important for the Data Analyst work role.

The Configure Blob Storage with Public Access Guided Lab is a good choice for students desiring to gain basic experience with an Azure cloud environment. This is a short lab that is appropriate for beginners who have some experience with networking and the cloud environment. For students who are not familiar with ASP.Net, utilizing the hints will allow the student to complete the lab and gain some understanding of how ASP.Net can be used.

By completing the Configure Blob Storage with Public Access Guided Lab, the student will learn how to gather the necessary access information and create a public blob container using ASP.Net. Learning these skills will help students develop skills in effectively allocating storage as well as developing knowledge of storage media. These are important for many work roles within information technology and cybersecurity.

Conclusion

The Configure Blob Storage with Public Access Guided Lab is presented by Cybrary and was created by Learn On Demand. This lab develops skills in allocating storage capacity and understanding the characteristics of storage media. This lab would be beneficial for students in most of the career paths offered by Cybrary. It would be particularly helpful for those pursuing the Network Engineer and System Administrator career paths. Completing the lab means the students can use the Azure Portal to gather access information for a storage account and create a public blob container using Visual Studio 2017.

Click on the Configure Blob Storage with Public Access Guided Lab to learn how to create blob storage with public access in Azure.