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 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals : AZ-900

Microsoft Azure Fundamentals : AZ-900

Microsoft Azure Fundamentals : AZ-900 Highlights

Course enrollment

Starts on

01 January 2022

Enrollment closes on
31 December 2022

  Course duration

Duration

  • 13 hours
  Course Fee

Fee

US$499

Course enrollment

Starts on

01 January 2022

Enrollment closes on
31 December 2022

Course duration

Duration

  • 13 hours
Course Fee

Fee

US$499

About Microsoft Azure Fundamentals:AZ-900

Azure Fundamentals Certification is an opportunity to prove knowledge of cloud concepts, Azure services, Azure workloads, security and privacy in Azure, as well as Azure pricing and support. Candidates should be familiar with the general technology concepts, including concepts of networking, storage, compute, application support, and application development.

Candidates for the Azure Fundamentals certification should have a foundational knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure. This certification is intended for candidates who are just beginning to work with cloud-based solutions and services or are new to Azure.

Azure Fundamentals can be used to prepare for other Azure role-based or specialty certifications, but it is not a prerequisite for any of them.

Job role: Administrator, Business User, Developer, Student, Technology Manager

 

Certification Syllabus

LEARNING PATH: Azure Fundamentals part 1: Describe core Azure concepts

  • Introduction to Azure fundamentals
  • Discuss Azure fundamental concepts
  • Describe core Azure architectural components

LEARNING PATH: Azure Fundamentals part 2: Describe core Azure services

  • Introduction to Azure fundamentals
  • Explore Azure database and analytics services
  • Explore Azure compute services
  • Explore Azure Storage services
  • Explore Azure networking services

LEARNING PATH: Azure Fundamentals part 3: Describe core solutions and management tools on Azure

  • Introduction to Azure fundamentals
  • Choose the best AI service for your needs
  • Choose the best tools to help organizations build better solutions
  • Choose the best monitoring service for visibility, insight, and outage mitigation
  • Choose the best tools for managing and configuring your Azure environment
  • Choose the best Azure serverless technology for your business scenario
  • Choose the best Azure IoT service for your application

LEARNING PATH: Azure Fundamentals part 4: Describe general security and network security features

  • Introduction to Azure fundamentals
  • Protect against security threats on Azure
  • Secure network connectivity on Azure

LEARNING PATH Azure Fundamentals part 5: Describe identity, governance, privacy, and compliance features

  • Introduction to Azure fundamentals
  • Secure access to your applications by using Azure identity services
  • Build a cloud governance strategy on Azure
  • Examine privacy, compliance, and data protection standards on Azure

LEARNING PATH: Azure Fundamentals part 6: Describe Azure cost management and service level agreements

  • Introduction to Azure fundamentals
  • Plan and manage your Azure costs
  • Choose the right Azure services by examining SLAs and service lifecycle

Prerequisites

  • You should be familiar with basic computing concepts and terminology.
  • An understanding of cloud computing is helpful but isn't necessary.

Skills measured

  • Describe cloud concepts
  • Describe core Azure services
  • Describe core solutions and management tools on Azure
  • Describe general security and network security features
  • Describe identity, governance, privacy, and compliance features
  • Describe Azure cost management and Service Level Agreements

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Course Outline

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Introduction
Grading Scheme
Introduction
Introduction
What is cloud computing?
What is Azure?
Tour of Azure services
Getting started with Azure accounts
Case study introduction
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Describe the benefits of cloud computing
Describe the different categories of cloud services
Describe the different types of cloud computing
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Overview of Azure subscriptions, management groups, resources, and regions
Azure subscriptions and management groups
Azure resources and Azure Resource Manager
Azure regions and availability zones
Lab- Create Azure account
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Introduction
Explore Azure Cosmos DB
Explore Azure SQL Database
Lab- Create an Azure SQL Database single database
Explore Azure SQL Managed Instance
Explore Azure database for MySQL
Explore Azure Database for PostgreSQL
Explore big data and analytics
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Overview of Azure compute services
When to use Azure Virtual Machines
When to use Azure Container Instances or Azure Kubernetes Service
When to use Azure App Service
When to use Azure Functions
When to use Windows Virtual Desktop
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Azure Storage account fundamentals
Disk storage fundamentals
Azure Blob storage fundamentals
Azure Files fundamentals
Understanding Blob access tiers
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Azure Virtual Network fundamentals
Azure Virtual Network settings
Azure VPN Gateway fundamentals
Azure ExpressRoute fundamentals
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Introduction
Identify the product options
Analyze the decision criteria
Use Machine Learning for decision support systems
Use Cognitive Services for data analysis
Use Bot Service for interactive chat experiences
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Understand your product options
Analyze the decision criteria
Use Azure DevOps to manage the application development lifecycle
Use GitHub to contribute to open-source software
Use Azure DevTest Labs to manage testing environments
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Identify your product options
Analyze the decision criteria
Use Azure Advisor
Use Azure Monitor
Use Azure Service Health
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Identify the product options
Analyze the decision criteria
Use the Azure portal to visually understand and manage your cloud environment
Use Azure PowerShell for one-off administrative tasks
Use the Azure CLI for one-off administrative tasks
Use the Azure mobile app to manage Azure on the go
Use ARM templates to deploy an entire cloud infrastructure
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Identify the product options
Analyze the decision criteria
Use Azure Functions
Use Azure Logic Apps
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Identify the product options
Analyze the decision criteria
Use IoT Hub
Use IoT Central
Use Azure Sphere
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Introduction
Protect against security threats by using Azure Security Center
Detect and respond to security threats by using Azure Sentinel
Store and manage secrets by using Azure Key Vault
Lab - Manage a password in Azure Key Vault
Host your Azure virtual machines on dedicated physical servers by using Azure Dedicated Host
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
What is defense in depth?
Protect virtual networks by using Azure Firewall
Protect from DDoS attacks by using Azure DDoS Protection
Filter network traffic by using network security groups
Lab - Configure network access to a VM by using a network security group using CLI
Combine Azure services to create a complete network security solution
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Introduction
Compare authentication and authorization
What is Azure Active Directory?
What are multifactor authentication and Conditional Access?
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Accelerate your cloud adoption journey by using the Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure
Create a subscription governance strategy
Control access to cloud resources by using Azure role-based access control
Prevent accidental changes by using resource locks
Lab - Protect a storage account from accidental deletion by using a resource lock
Organize your Azure resources by using tags
Control and audit your resources by using Azure Policy
Exercise - Restrict deployments to a specific location by using Azure Policy
Govern multiple subscriptions by using Azure Blueprints
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Explore compliance terms and requirements
Access the Microsoft Privacy Statement, the Online Services Terms, and the Data Protection Addendum
Explore the Trust Center
Access Azure compliance documentation
What is Azure Government?
What is Azure China 21Vianet?
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
Introduction
Compare costs by using the Total Cost of Ownership Calculator
Lab - Compare sample workload costs by using the TCO Calculator
Purchase Azure services
Exercise - Estimate workload cost by using the Pricing calculator
Manage and minimize total cost on Azure
Knowledge check
Summary
Introduction
What are service-level agreements (SLAs)?
Define your application SLA
Design your application to meet your SLA
Access preview services and preview features
Knowledge check
Summary
Final Exam-1
Final Exam-2
Final Exam-3
Final Exam-4
Course Certificate

Earn your certificate

Once you have completed this course, you will earn your certificate.

 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals : AZ-900