New book: Exam Ref 70-533 Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions

Exam Ref 70-533 Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure SolutionsWe’re pleased to announce the availability of Exam Ref 70-533 Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (ISBN 9780735697065), by Michael Washam and Rick Rainey.

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Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-533—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of Microsoft Azure infrastructure solution implementation.

Designed for experienced IT pros ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the Microsoft Specialist level.

Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:
• Deploy, configure, monitor, and scale websites
• Implement virtual machine workloads, images, disks, networking, and storage
• Configure, deploy, manage, and monitor cloud services
• Implement blobs, Azure files, SQL databases, and recovery services
• Manage access and configure diagnostics, monitoring, and analytics
• Implement an Azure Active Directory and integrate apps
• Configure and modify virtual networks, including multisite and hybrid networks

This Microsoft Exam Ref:
• Organizes its coverage by exam objectives
• Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you
• Will be valuable for IT pros, including enterprise architects; DevOps, network, server, virtualization, and identity engineers; and storage or security administrators
• Assumes you have experience implementing Microsoft Azure infrastructure solutions

About the Authors
Michael Washam, CEO of Opsgility, previously served as senior program manager on the Microsoft Azure Runtime Team.

Rick Rainey, owner and CEO of CloudAlloc, is a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and a Microsoft Azure Insider and Advisor. While at Microsoft, he worked closely with ISVs and Microsoft engineering to build cloud applications for Azure.