AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies

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AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies

AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies

Build the knowledge and skills you need to implement security controls, maintain an organization’s security posture, and identify and remediate security vulnerabilities.

Benefit from instructor-led preparation for the AZ-500 certification exam with tips, tricks, guidance, and mentored support.

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Jan 09, 2024

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4 days online
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AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies is a four-day associate-level course for Azure security engineers looking to implement security controls, maintain an organization's security posture, and identify and remediate security vulnerabilities. The course also includes security for identity and access, platform protection, data and applications, and security operations.

In this course, you will learn how to implement enterprise governance strategies, Azure Active Directory, Azure Identity Protection, Azure AD Privileged Identity Management (PIM), and Hybrid Identity. You will explore platform protection, including perimeter, network, host, and container security. You will discover how to secure data and applications through Azure Key Vault, application security, storage security, SQL database security, Azure Monitor, Azure Security Center, and Azure Sentinel.

Overall, this course will help you to prepare for the AZ-500 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. Once you have certification, you will be in a strong position to take on a role as part of a larger team to plan and implement cloud-based management and security.

This course comprises 16 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:

  • Manage identity and access
  • Secure networking
  • Secure compute, storage, and databases
  • Manage security operations

  • Individuals seeking to prepare for the Microsoft AZ-500 certification exam.
  • Azure security engineers who are planning to take the associated certification exam.
  • Azure security engineers who are performing security tasks in their day-to-day job.
  • Engineers who want to specialize in providing security for Azure-based digital platforms and play an integral role in protecting an organization's data.

Before attending this course, you should:

  • Have experience of security best practices and industry security requirements such as defense, least privileged access, role-based access control, multi-factor authentication, shared responsibility, and the zero trust model.
  • Be familiar with security protocols such as Virtual Private Networks (VPN), Internet Security Protocol (IPSec), Secure Socket Layer (SSL), and disk and data encryption methods. Have some experience of deploying Azure workloads.
  • Have experience of Windows and Linux operating systems and scripting languages.
  • Have experience of Windows and Linux operating systems and scripting languages.
  • Course labs may use PowerShell and the CLI.

Please note: This course does not cover the basics of Azure administration, instead the course content builds on that knowledge by adding security specific information.

This course will help you to prepare for the AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies certification exam.

It is ideal for IT security professionals who are planning to take the associated certification exam, or who are performing security tasks in their day-to-day job.

  • It will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to implement security controls, maintain an organization’s security posture, and identify and remediate security vulnerabilities.
  • You will learn important concepts of security for identity and access, platform protection, data and applications, and security operations.
  • It will also help you to build your knowledge of Azure pricing and support.

>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.

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Course Details

certificate

Type of certificate

Certificate of completion

course

About this course

16 Modules

15 Skills

includes

Includes

Discussion space

36 Labs

16 Knowledge checks

02 Practice exam

03 Projects

create

Create

Virtual machine

Key vault

Subscriptions in Azure API management

Storage accounts

Tags

Virtual network

Virtual gateway

Azure SQL database

Linux virtual machine

exercises

Exercises to explore

Role-based access control

Azure policy

Resource manager locks

MFA, conditional access, and AAD identity protection

Azure AD privileged identity management

Implement directory synchronization

Network security groups and application security groups

Azure firewall

Configuring and securing ACR and AKS

Key vault (Implementing secure data by setting up always encrypted)

Securing Azure SQL database

Service endpoints and securing storage

Azure monitor

Azure security center

You’ll learn with these experts

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

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FAQs

Attending classes online enables you to learn in the comfort of your own home and removes the need for you to travel. In this course you will benefit from virtual instructor-led training vILT with Microsoft certified trainers delivering the classes. You will also have access to our 24/7 discussion space and our mentoring services, which are always there to help you out during your learning journey.

AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies is an instructor-led course. This means live sessions are delivered at set times, and the modules start and finish on set dates. However, when you enroll for the course, you will see in your dashboard that you have access to the information for this course and its related modules from the start. You are therefore able to familiarize yourself with some of the material in advance of the live classes.

You can enroll onto training with us; we are a Microsoft authorized training partner. During the course, you will build up detailed knowledge of all the topics as per the Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC). The training is delivered by Microsoft certified trainers. You will also get practical experience through Microsoft official hands-on labs. Plus, we will provide practice exam questions and knowledge checks to enable you to monitor your certification preparation progress.

Microsoft Certification validates the technical expertise of IT professionals and developers through rigorous exams that test knowledge, competencies, and skills. Microsoft Certification clearly demonstrates that you have specialist expertise in a particular Microsoft technology. The certification path can take you from beginner level, to intermediate, to expert, and to specialty levels in a range of products. It is recognized by employers, and is often something that they will look for on your LinkedIn profile and resume.

AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies

Course Details

certificate

Type of certificate

Certificate of completion

course

About this course

16 Modules

15 Skills

includes

Includes

Discussion space

36 Labs

16 Knowledge checks

02 Practice exam

03 Projects

create

Create

Virtual machine

Key vault

Subscriptions in Azure API management

Storage accounts

Tags

Virtual network

Virtual gateway

Azure SQL database

Linux virtual machine

exercises

Exercises to explore

Role-based access control

Azure policy

Resource manager locks

MFA, conditional access, and AAD identity protection

Azure AD privileged identity management

Implement directory synchronization

Network security groups and application security groups

Azure firewall

Configuring and securing ACR and AKS

Key vault (Implementing secure data by setting up always encrypted)

Securing Azure SQL database

Service endpoints and securing storage

Azure monitor

Azure security center

You’ll learn with these experts

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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.