Introduction to Azure hybrid cloud services

Solution Architect

Get an introductory overview of hybrid cloud technologies and how you can connect an on-premises environment to Azure in a way that works best for your organization.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Describe the elements of an Azure hybrid cloud deployment.
  • Explain methods of connecting on-premises networks to workloads in Azure.
  • Understand how to use the same set of identities in hybrid environments.
  • List the types of compute workloads for hybrid clouds.
  • Explain the application infrastructure of hybrid clouds.
  • Describe the services that support files and data in hybrid clouds.
  • Explain technologies that support the security of hybrid clouds.


  • Basic understanding of Azure networking fundamentals
  • Basic understanding of Azure compute fundamentals
  • Basic understanding of Azure security fundamentals
  • Basic understanding of on-premises workload fundamentals