Professional Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineering

Video description

The course begins by giving you an overview of Platform as a service (PaaS) and Application Platform as a Service (aPaaS). You'll also learn about Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) and its integration with the Eclipse IDE. You'll see how to configure the application code for automated compilation and run a unit test.

As you progress through the chapters, you'll explore continuous development with Microsoft Azure Web Apps by creating different environments for deploying web applications. You'll also understand the difference between Azure Web Apps and Azure App Service Environments. Next, you'll gain insights into end-to-end automation for deploying an application in PaaS.

By the end of this course, you will have gained the confidence to apply your skills to real-life business scenarios.

What You Will Learn

  • Explore the features of PaaS and aPaaS in DevOps
  • Use Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS) to manage code versions
  • Understand and configure continuous integration in VSTS
  • Build different environments for continuously deploying an application
  • Execute an end-to-end automation process
  • Test an application’s performance using JMeter
  • Create and configure Traffic Manager with endpoints
  • Understand disaster recovery and high availability in Azure Web Apps


Professional Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineering is an ideal course for developers, technical leads, testers, and operational professionals, who want to jump-start Microsoft Azure PaaS offerings, such as App Services and SQL Database, to host applications.

About The Author

Sahil Malik: Sahil Malik is a trainer, Microsoft and iOS consultant, and the founder of Sahil Malik, the founder, and principal of has been a Microsoft MVP for the past 10+ years, and an author and reviewer of many books and numerous articles in leading technology journals.

Product information

  • Title: Professional Microsoft Azure DevOps Engineering
  • Author(s): Sahil Malik
  • Release date: December 2018
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781789800845