Please note, this course addresses the same syllabus as the one day MAZ900 with the addition of practical delegate labs to address the specific topics covered. These practical labs make this course a suitable option for technical delegates who will be actively working with Azure services.
There are no prerequisites for taking this course. However, the more technical knowledge a student has, the more they will understand about the cloud.
Please note: In order to access the Azure labs for this course you will need to have a Microsoft Outlook account that has/will not be used to associate with any other corporate Azure subscription. You can set up a new Outlook account here
- Introduction to Azure fundamentals
- Discuss Azure fundamental concepts
- Describe core Azure architectural components
- Understand the benefits of cloud computing in Azure and how it can save you time and money
- Explain concepts such as high availability, scalability, elasticity, agility, and disaster recovery
- Describe core Azure architecture components such as subscriptions, management groups, resources and
- Summarize geographic distribution concepts such as Azure regions, region pairs, and availability zones
- Explore Azure database and analytics services
- Explore Azure compute services
- Explore Azure Storage services
- Explore Azure networking services
- Understand the breadth of services available in Azure including compute, network, storage, and datab
- Identify virtualization services such as Azure Virtual Machines, Azure Container Instances, Azure Ku
- Compare Azure's database services such as Azure Cosmos DB, Azure SQL, Azure Database for MySQL, Azur
- Examine Azure networking resources such as Virtual Networks, VPN Gateways, and Azure ExpressRoute
- Summarize Azure storage services such Azure Blob Storage, Azure Disk Storage, and Azure File Storage
- 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
- Choose the correct Azure Artificial Intelligence service to address different kinds of business chal
- Choose the best software development process tools and services for a given business scenario.
- Choose the correct cloud monitoring service to address different kinds of business challenges.
- Choose the correct Azure management tool to address different kinds of technical needs and challenge
- Choose the right serverless computing technology for your business scenario.
- Choose the best Azure IoT service for a given business scenario.
- Protect against security threats on Azure
- Secure network connectivity on Azure
- Strengthen your security posture and protect against threats by using Azure Security Center.
- Collect and act on security data from many different sources by using Azure Sentinel.
- Manage dedicated physical servers to host your Azure VMs for Windows and Linux by using Azure Dedica
- Identify the layers that make up a defense in depth strategy.
- Explain how Azure Firewall enables you to control what traffic is allowed on the network.
- Configure network security groups to filter network traffic to and from Azure resources within a Mic
- Explain how Azure DDoS Protection helps protect your Azure resources from DDoS attacks.
- 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
- Explain the difference between authentication and authorization.
- Describe how Azure Active Directory provides identity and access management.
- Explain the role single sign-on (SSO), multifactor authentication, and Conditional Access play.
- Make organizational decisions about your cloud environment by using the CAF for Azure.
- Define who can access cloud resources by using Azure role-based access control.
- Apply a resource lock to prevent accidental deletion of your Azure resources.
- Apply tags to your Azure resources to help describe their purpose.
- Control and audit how your resources are created by using Azure Policy.
- Enable governance at scale across multiple Azure subscriptions by using Azure Blueprints.
- Explain the types of compliance offerings that are available on Azure.
- Gain insight into regulatory standards and compliance on Azure.
- Explain Azure capabilities that are specific to government agencies.
- Plan and manage your Azure costs
- Choose the right Azure services by examining SLAs and service lifecycle
- Use the Total Cost of Ownership Calculator.
- Describe the different ways you can purchase Azure products and services.
- Use the Pricing calculator to estimate the monthly cost of running your cloud workloads.
- Define the major factors that affect total cost and apply recommended practices to minimize cost.
- Describe what a service-level agreement (SLA) is and why SLAs are important.
- Identify factors, such as the service tier you choose, that can affect an SLA.
- Combine SLAs to compute a composite SLA.
- Describe the service lifecycle in Azure.
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