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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AT A GLANCE
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    Course Number

  • SKOAZ900
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    Estimated Effort

  • 13 hours
  • Price

  • $499 USD
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