AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

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 AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

Learn how to build end-to-end solutions in Microsoft Azure. Get hands-on practice connecting and consuming third-party services, and grow your knowledge of managing web apps.

Benefit from instructor-led preparation for the AZ-204 certification exam with tips, tricks, guidance, and mentored support.

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Apr 27, 2024

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88 hours
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AZ-204: Developing solutions for Microsoft Azure is a five-day intermediate-level course for students, developers, and cloud professionals looking to design, build, test, and maintain cloud applications and services on Microsoft Azure.

You will learn how to build a web application on the Azure App Service platform and implement Azure functions. You will build knowledge of how to develop solutions using blob storage and Cosmos exDB storage. You will explore implementing IaaS solutions, user authentication and authorization, secure cloud solutions, and API Management. You will learn how to develop Azure Logic Apps and build applications with event-based and message-based architectures. And you will explore how to instrument their code for telemetry, and then to analyse, troubleshoot and use different caching services to improve the performance of apps.

Overall, this course will prepare you for taking the AZ-204: Developing solutions for Microsoft Azure certification exam. Entry for the exam is not included. However, you will get a clear overview of the Microsoft certification process, plus you will get tips and tricks, testing strategies, practice questions, and useful information to help you pass the exam successfully.

This course comprises 31 purposely designed modules that take you on a carefully defined learning journey.

It is an instructor-led course which runs to a fixed schedule, with set start and finish dates. It is driven forward by your instructor and features live sessions that are aired at a set time. You will, however, have time to complete certain activities at your own pace outside of the live sessions.

The materials for each module are accessible from the start of the course and will remain available for the duration of your enrollment. Methods of learning and assessment will include reading material, hands-on labs, and online exam questions.

As part of our mentoring service you will have access to valuable guidance and support throughout the course. We provide a dedicated discussion space where you can ask questions, chat with your peers, and resolve issues.

Once you have successfully completed the course, you will earn your Certificate of Completion.

You will be able to:

  • Develop Azure compute solutions
  • Develop for Azure storage
  • Implement Azure security
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and optimize Azure solutions
  • Connect to and consume Azure services and third-party services

  • Individuals seeking to build their knowledge of Azure development.
  • Individiauls looking to prepare for the Microsoft AZ-204 certification exam.

  • You should have:
    • Hands-on experience of Azure IaaS and PaaS solutions, and the Azure Portal.
    • Experience writing in an Azure supported language at the intermediate level. (C#, JavaScript, Python, or Java).
    • The ability to write code to connect and perform operations on a SQL or NoSQL database product (SQL Server, Oracle, MongoDB, Cassandra or similar).
    • Experience writing code to handle authentication, authorization, and other security principles at the intermediate level.
    • A general understanding of HTML, the HTTP protocol, and REST API interfaces.

    This course will help you to prepare for the AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure certification exam.

    It is ideal for developers looking to learn how to create end-to-end solutions in Microsoft Azure.

    • It will help you implement Azure compute solutions, create Azure Functions, implement and manage web apps, develop solutions utilizing Azure storage, implement authentication and authorization, and secure solutions by using Key Vault and Managed Identities.
    • You will learn how to connect to and consume Azure services and third-party services, and include event-based and message-based models in solutions.
    • It will help you to build your knowledge of monitoring, troubleshooting, and optimizing Azure solutions.

    When you take this course, you will also get information and guidance on the Microsoft certification process, knowledge checks and practice questions, and useful tips on how to pass the exam.

    This certification then lays the foundation for the following certifications: Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert, Microsoft Certified Azure DevOps Engineer Expert, and Microsoft Certified Azure IoT Developer Specialty.

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    About this course

    31 Modules

    12 Skills

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    Includes

    Discussion space

    14 Labs

    31 Knowledge checks

    02 Practice exams

    03 Projects

    create

    Create

    Virtual machine

    App service platform

    Functions apps

    Cosmos DB accounts

    Databases and containers

    Docker images

    ARM templates

    Policies

    Triggers

    exercises

    Exercises to explore

    Function app

    Timer trigger, HTTP trigger, blob trigger

    Workflow using durable functions

    Publish a function locally using Core Tools

    Web application

    API management from a function app

    Custom handler to build an app

    Queue message

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    FAQs

    Learners can become certified in Microsoft AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure by following these steps:

    Step 1: Complete the recommended training for AZ-204 with a Microsoft authorized training partner. SkillUp Online is a Microsoft authorized training partner.

    Step 2: After completing the training, visit Microsoft's official website. Register for the Microsoft AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure exam, and schedule it with Pearson VUE.

    Step 3: Take the exam, pass it, and get certified!

    There are no pre-requisites for AZ-204 training. However, familiarity with cloud computing fundamentals is an advantage. If you are new to cloud/Azure, its highly recommended that you take our AZ-900 course first.

    skillup.online/courses/az-900-microsoft-azure-fundamentals/

    Yes. AZ-204 certification is ideal for individuals who are considering a career as an Azure Administrator. By completing this certification you are working towards becoming an expert in implementing, managing, and monitoring an organizations Microsoft Azure environment.

    It is an industry recognized certification that validates your level of skills and knowledge in this field, and ensures prospective employers are aware of this when you apply for vacancies.

    If you sign up with SkillUp Online, our Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs) will walk you through all the modules as per Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC).

    Starting June 2021, role-based and specialty certificates will expire after one year not two. Certificates earned before June 2021 will stay valid for two years from the date earned and are eligible for the new renewal process.

    Microsoft does retire certifications from time, however, and you may also find exam numbers evolve when Microsoft changes the curriculum substantially for the certification.

    The renewal window begins six months before your certificate expires. During this pre-expiry window, you can take a free online assessment at Microsoft Learn and get the certificate extended by one additional year from the current expiration date.

     AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

    Course Offering

    certificate

    Type of certificate

    Certificate of completion

    course

    About this course

    31 Modules

    12 Skills

    includes

    Includes

    Discussion space

    14 Labs

    31 Knowledge checks

    02 Practice exams

    03 Projects

    create

    Create

    Virtual machine

    App service platform

    Functions apps

    Cosmos DB accounts

    Databases and containers

    Docker images

    ARM templates

    Policies

    Triggers

    exercises

    Exercises to explore

    Function app

    Timer trigger, HTTP trigger, blob trigger

    Workflow using durable functions

    Publish a function locally using Core Tools

    Web application

    API management from a function app

    Custom handler to build an app

    Queue message

    You’ll learn with these experts

    profile-image

    Microsoft

    This course is led by experienced Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs).

    Newsletters & Updates

    Subscribe to get the latest tech career trends, guidance, and tips in your inbox.