Azure Hybrid Cloud Solutions Workshop (3-day)


Learn about Azure Stack HCI fundamentals, integration with Azure Arc, and datacenter modernization opportunities. Get knowledge transfer from our experts with running Azure Hybrid workloads.

Azure Stack HCI has become a key component of today’s hybrid IT landscape.

  • Bring a cloud centric operating model to on-premises. Take advantage of cloud and on-premises resources working together and natively monitor, secure, and back up to the cloud.
  • A flexible and broad ecosystem to build a solution that best meets business needs.
  • Benefit from the latest hypervisor and built-in software defined storage and networking (SDN).
  • Host container-based deployments, which increases workload density and resource usage efficiency.
  • Data center consolidation and modernization opportunities.

Overview Workshop 1-day

Learn about:
  • Azure Stack HCI fundamentals.
    • Azure Stack HCI operating system
    • Scale-out storage
    • SDN-based virtualized networking
  • Integration with Azure Arc
    • Azure Arc enabled servers, Kubernetes, and data services
    • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) on Azure Stack HCI
  • Azure Stack HCI validated hardware from OEM partners.
  • Centralized cloud management services, like Windows Admin Center, Azure Portal, Cloud Insights.
  • Learn about Azure Cost and licensing requirements.
  • Capture business requirements.
  • Define use case scenario.

Workload assessment 1-day

  • Gather technical requirements for performance, availability, connectivity, and storage.
  • Gather application requirements.
  • Gather operational requirements.

Hybrid use case deep dive 1-day

  • Understand current IT estate.
  • Detailed overview and integration with Azure Hybrid Services (Azure Site Recovery, Azure Monitor, Azure Backup, Azure Update Management, Azure File Sync, …)
  • Hands-on labs.
  • Define pilot scope.


  • Technical and financial justification for pilot.
  • High-level use case design.
  • Hands-on scenarios