Tour the N-tier architecture style for your application

Solution Architect

Use a Resource Manager template to deploy an application styled in an N-tier architecture, identify key concepts of N-tier architectures, and review best practices for deployments of this style.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will:

  • Identify the features, limitations, and considerations of the N-tier architecture style
  • Identify use cases for when an N-tier architecture is appropriate
  • Deploy a sample N-tier architecture with a Resource Manager template
  • Identify methods and resources to improve your N-tier architecture


  • Knowledge of Azure virtual machines at a beginner level
  • Knowledge of Azure SQL Database at a beginner level
  • Knowledge of Azure networking concepts at a beginner level
  • Knowledge of ASP.NET Core and Web API at a beginner level