VM Operation - Hands on Lab Guide

Overview and pre-requisites for the Azure infrastructure workshop.


This workshop walks the user through a scenario where a fictional organisation (Contoso) has migrated a number of resources to Azure. The virtual machines in this migrated environment have not been adjusted or had any operations performed on them - the lab will walk through the virtual machines operations available at this time.

Workshop Topics

  • Auto-Shutdown
  • Backup
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Update Management
  • Inventory
  • Change Tracking.


The workshop requires the following:

  • Azure Subscription
    • If your workshop is being hosted by a Microsoft Cloud Solution Architect (CSA) then you will be provided with a code for an Azure Pass subscription
  • At least one virtual machine to apply virtual machine operations on.

VM Operation - Hands on Lab Guide

The main VM Operation Hands on Lab Guide may be found here: https://github.com/towilde/azure-vm-operations.