Course HighlightsCOURSE
DP-900: Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals

DP-900: Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals

Learn the fundamentals of database concepts in a cloud environment. Build skills in cloud data services and your knowledge of cloud data services within Microsoft Azure.

Benefit from instructor-led preparation for the DP-900 certification exam with tips, tricks, guidance, and mentored support.

DP-900: Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals Highlights

Course Enrollment

Starts on

02 September 2022

Enrollment closes on
14 August 2022

  Course duration

Duration

  • 1 day, online
    8 hours/day
  Course Fee

Fee

US$ 555

Course Enrollment

Starts on

02 September 2022

Enrollment closes on
14 August 2022

Course duration

Duration

  • 1 day, online
    8 hours/day
Course Fee

Fee

US$ 555

DP-900: Azure Data Fundamentals is a one-day course designed specifically for individuals who are new to database and cloud data services using Microsoft Azure. This course is suitable for people who are looking to switch their career into the field of database and data in the cloud or cloud computing. DP-900 training provides foundational-level knowledge on database including relational and non-relational databases, modern data warehouse, big data, and analytics in Azure.

You will learn about the database fundamentals of a cloud environment, cloud data services basics, and cloud data services within Azure. You will be introduced to important data concepts, including relational, nonrelational, big data, and analytics, and you will be given insights on how these are implemented with Azure. You will be introduced to its applicability so that you can deploy a relational database and a nonrelational data store. Plus, you will explore various processing methods for data analytics in Azure, Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure HDInsight, and Power BI including its building blocks and how the blocks work.

Overall, this course will prepare you for taking the DP-900 Azure Data Fundamentals certification exam. It will give you the base you need for higher-level role-based certifications including Data Analyst Associate, Azure Data Engineer Associate, or Azure Database Administrator Associate. Entry to the exam is not included. However, you will get a clear overview of the Microsoft certification process, plus you will get lessons and useful information.

This course comprises four 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:

  • Describe core data concepts in Azure.
  • Explain concepts of relational data in Azure.
  • Explain concepts of non-relational data in Azure.
  • Identify components of a modern data warehouse in Azure.
  • Individuals who want to prepare for the Microsoft DP-900 certification exam.
  • Individuals who want to learn the fundamentals of database concepts in a cloud environment, and cloud data services within Microsoft Azure.
  • Aspiring Data Analysts and Data Engineers.
  • Business Intelligence professionals.
  • Professionals working as Data analysts and cloud computing engineers.
  • Experience using a web browser, such as Microsoft Edge.
  • Familiarity with basic data-related concepts, such as working with tables of data in a spreadsheet and visualizing data using charts.
  • A willingness to learn through hands-on exploration.

This course will help you to prepare for the DP-900: Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals certification exam.

It is ideal for individuals who want to learn the fundamentals of database concepts in a cloud environment, get basic skilling in cloud data services, and build their foundational knowledge of cloud data services within Microsoft Azure.

  • You will learn to identify and describe core data concepts such as relational, non-relational, big data, and analytics.
  • You will explore how this technology is implemented with Microsoft Azure. 
  • You will explore relational data offerings, provisioning and deploying relational databases, and querying relational data.
  • You will explore non-relational data offerings, provisioning and deploying non-relational databases, and non-relational data stores with Microsoft Azure.
  • You will explore the processing options available for building data analytics solutions in Azure, Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure Databricks, and Azure HDInsight.
  • You will learn what Power BI is, including its building blocks and how they work together.

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.

Course Outline

Enrollment is Closed
Introduction
Grading Scheme
Pre-Requisite
Exam and Certification Details
Explore core data concepts
Explore roles and responsibilities in the world of data
Describe concepts of relational data
Explore concepts of non-relational data
Explore concepts of data analytics
Explore relational data services in Azure
Explore provisioning and deploying relational database services in Azure
Query relational data in Azure
Explore non-relational data services in Azure
Explore provisioning and deploying non-relational data services on Azure
Manage non-relational data stores in Azure
Examine components of a modern data warehouse
Explore large-scale data analytics
Get started building with Power BI
Course Certificate

Earn your certificate

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

Preview digital certificate
DP-900: Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals
Enrollment is Closed

FAQs

DP-900: Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals provides learners with an understanding of core data concepts and their implementation using Microsoft Azure data services. This course is designed for individuals who are seeking to work with data in the cloud. During the course, learners explore databases, the cloud environment, cloud data services, and apply their knowledge of cloud data services in Microsoft Azure. This course helpful in preparing learners for other Azure role-based certifications. Please note that though Microsoft Azure DP-900 certification will be useful for preparing for these role-based certifications, DP-900 certification is not a prerequisite for any of them.

Yes. Learners seeking to take this course should be able to work with relational and non-relational data on Azure. Experience with different kinds of data workloads, such as transactional or analytical, will be an advantage.

After taking this DP-900 course and passing the DP-900 exam, you will earn your Microsoft certification. With this, you will be able to work with data on the cloud and provide AI solutions on Azure. You will also understand Azure Machine Learning services and the databases supported by Azure.

You can take the following steps to become Microsoft certified in DP-900:

Step 1: Complete the recommended training for DP-900 with SkillUp Online, a Microsoft authorized training partner.
Step 2: After completing the training, visit Microsoft's official website. Register for the DP-900 Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals exam, and schedule it with Pearson VUE.
Step 3: Take the exam, pass it, and earn your DP-900 certificate.

Yes, absolutely. There are no restrictions, if you have the basic background experience, are willing to learn, and have an interest in the subject. The DP-900 Microsoft Azure Data Fundamentals exam  is an entry-level exam for graduates or people looking to change the direction of their career to the cloud.