Quickstart your Azure jurney!
Are you new to Azure? You don’t know how where to start? Get started with the Azure Quickstart Center, full of guides, best practices and learning guides without leaving the Azure Portal!
How to open the Azure Quickstart Center? You can use the global search box at the top of the Azure Portal, or using the All services menu.
The user friendly environment of the Quickstart Center opens and you can start your jurney to the Azure! The Quickstart Center has two basic sections. The “Get started” and the “Take an online course”.
The “Get started” section has two sub-sections. The “Start a project”, sub-section, where you will be able to discover many options, architecture, cost and prerequisites for creating resources, and the “Setup guides” where you will have access to steped guides on how build you environment based to best practices and the Cloud Adoption Framework.
The Get Strated / Create a virtual machine option will ask you to choose between Windows or Linux VM
If you press Create, information about options, benefits, architecture references, prising and free account options.
The Start a project / Azure setup guide will provide you with all the required information to build your Azure environment using Microsoft’s best practices and the Cloud Adoption Framework.
At the Take an online course section, you will find the learning path that Microsoft has prepared about Microsoft Azure. At the Microsoft Learn site you can learn new skills and discover the power of Microsoft products with step-by-step guidance.
You can learn more about Azure setup and migration in the Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure.
More basic level guides: https://www.e-apostolidis.gr/tag/azure-start-point/
Pantelis Apostolidis is a Cloud Solutions Architect at Microsoft and an ex Microsoft Azure MVP. For the last 15 years, Pantelis has been involved to major cloud projects in Greece and abroad, helping companies to adopt and deploy cloud technologies, driving business value. He is entitled to a lot of Microsoft Expert Certifications, demonstrating his proven experience in delivering high quality solutions. He is an author, blogger and he is acting as a spokesperson for conferences, workshops and webinars. He is also an active member of several communities as a moderator in azureheads.gr and autoexec.gr. Follow him on Twitter @papostolidis.