Developing Windows Azure and Web Services

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5 days
9.00am to 5.00pm
80 Jurong East Street 21 #04-04
Devan Nair Institute
Singapore 609607
Course Fees:
S$3,000 (excl of G.S.T)
2020 Course Dates
24 – 28 Feb 2020
27 – 30 Apr 2020
29 Jun – 3 Jul 2020
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Do note that this course listed is a Microsoft Digital Class (DMOC Class). You are required to bring your own device to access the digital manual. 

Course Overview

In this course, participants will learn how to design and develop services that access local and remote data from various data sources. Participants will also learn how to develop and deploy services to hybrid environments, including on-premises servers and Windows Azure. This course helps participants prepare for exam 70-487.

Program Objectives

• Query and manipulate data with Entity Framework

• Use ASP.NET Web API to create HTTP-based services and consume them from .NET and non-.NET clients

• Extend ASP.NET Web API services using message handlers, model binders, action filters, and media type formatters

• Create SOAP-based services with the Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) and consume them from .NET clients

• Apply design principles to service contracts and extend WCF services using custom runtime components and behaviors

• Secure WCF services using transport and message security

• Use Windows Azure Service Bus for relayed messaging and brokered messaging using queues and topics

• Host services on on-premises servers, and on various Windows Azure environments, such as Web Roles, Worker Roles, and Web Sites

• Deploy services to both on-premises servers and Windows Azure

• Store and access data in Windows Azure Storage, and configure storage access rights

• Monitor and log services, both on-premises and in Windows Azure

• Implement federated authentication by using ACS with ASP.NET Web API services

• Create scalable, load-balanced services

Course Outline

Module 1: Overview of service and cloud technologies

Module 2: Querying and Manipulating Data Using Entity Framework

Module 3: Creating and Consuming ASP.NET Web API Services

Module 4: Extending and Securing ASP.NET Web API Services

Module 5: Creating WCF Services

Module 6: Hosting Services

Module 7: Windows Azure Service Bus

Module 8: Deploying Services

Module 9: Windows Azure Storage

Module 10: Monitoring and Diagnostics

Module 11: Identity Management and Access Control

Module 12: Scaling Services

Module 13: Appendix A: Designing and Extending WCF Services

Module 14: Appendix B: Implementing Security in WCF Services

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Practice Test

NOTE: The official practice test is available for this exam, you may sign up the practice test as an add-on to your certification package.  

Practice Test 70-487
This practice test contains 143 questions and robust explanations.

This exam is designed for developers who have at least three years of experience developing Web Services. Candidates should also have at least one year of experience developing Web API and Azure solutions.

Certification: This exam counts as credit toward the following certification:

  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD) – Web Applications

Master the 70-487 Developing Windows Azure and Web Services content and be ready for exam day success – quickly – with this practice test.

70-487 test contains 143 questions and covers the following objectives:

  • Accessing data – 29 questions
  • Creating and consuming Web API-based services – 30 questions
  • Deploying web applications and services – 29 questions
  • Designing and implementing WCF Services – 24 questions
  • Querying and manipulating data by using the Entity Framework – 31 questions

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