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Microsoft Azure Administrator

  • Course Code M-AZ104
  • Duration 4 days

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£2,195.00

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

  • Company Event

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  • Public Classroom

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  • Virtual Learning

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Course Overview

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This course teaches IT Professionals how to manage their Azure subscriptions, secure identities, administer the infrastructure, configure virtual networking, connect Azure and on-premises sites, manage network traffic, implement storage solutions, create and scale virtual machines, implement web apps and containers, back up and share data, and monitor your solution.

 

Course Schedule

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    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 23-26 May, 2022

      Guaranteed  To Run

    • Location: Virtual

    £2,195.00

    • Delivery Format: Public Classroom
    • Date: 20-23 June, 2022
    • Location: Zoom Virtual Centre

    £2,195.00

    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 20-23 June, 2022

      Guaranteed  To Run

    • Location: Virtual

    £2,195.00

    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 11-14 July, 2022
    • Location: Virtual

    £2,195.00

    • Delivery Format: Virtual Learning
    • Date: 08-11 August, 2022
    • Location: Virtual

    £2,195.00

Target Audience

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This course is for Azure Administrators. The Azure Administrator implements, manages, and monitors identity, governance, storage, compute, and virtual networks in a cloud environment. The Azure Administrator will provision, size, monitor, and adjust resources as appropriate.

 

Course Objectives

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After completing this course you should be able to:

  • Secure and manage identities with Azure Active Directory.
  • Implement and manage users and groups.
  • Implement and manage Azure subscriptions and accounts.
  • Implement Azure Policy, including custom policies.
  • Use RBAC to assign permissions.
  • Leverage Azure Resource Manager to organize resources.
  • Use the Azure Portal and Cloud Shell.
  • Use Azure PowerShell and CLI.
  • Use ARM Templates to deploy resources.
  • Implement virtual networks and subnets.
  • Configure public and private IP addressing.
  • Configure network security groups.
  • Configure Azure Firewall.
  • Configure private and public DNS zones
  • Configure VNet Peering.
  • Configure VPN gateways.
  • Choose the appropriate intersite connectivity solution.
  • Configure network routing including custom routes and service endpoints.
  • Configure an Azure Load Balancer.
  • Configure and Azure Application Gateway.
  • Choose the appropriate network traffic solution.
  • Create Azure storage accounts.
  • Configure blob containers.
  • Secure Azure storage.
  • Configure Azure files shares and file sync.
  • Manage storage with tools such as Storage Explorer
  • Plan for virtual machine implementations.
  • Create virtual machines.
  • Configure virtual machine availability, including scale sets.
  • Use virtual machine extensions.
  • Create an app service plan.
  • Create a web app.
  • Implement Azure Container Instances.
  • Implement Azure Kubernetes Service.
  • Backup and restore file and folders.
  • Backup and restore virtual machines.
  • Use Azure Monitor.
  • Create Azure alerts.
  • Query using Log Analytics.
  • Use Network Watcher.

Course Content

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Module 1: Identity

  • Azure Active Directory
  • Users and Groups
  • Lab : Manage Azure Active Directory Identities

Module 2: Governance and Compliance

  • Subscriptions and Accounts
  • Azure Policy
  • Role-based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Lab : Manage Subscriptions and RBAC
  • Lab : Manage Governance via Azure Policy

Module 3: Azure Administration

  • Azure Resource Manager
  • Azure Portal and Cloud Shell
  • Azure PowerShell and CLI
  • ARM Templates
  • Lab : Manage Azure resources by Using the Azure Portal
  • Lab : Manage Azure resources by Using ARM Templates
  • Lab : Manage Azure resources by Using Azure PowerShell
  • Lab : Manage Azure resources by Using Azure CLI

Module 4: Virtual Networking

  • Virtual Networks
  • IP Addressing
  • Network Security groups
  • Azure Firewall
  • Azure DNS
  • Lab : Implement Virtual Networking

Module 5: Intersite Connectivity

  • VNet Peering
  • VPN Gateway Connections
  • ExpressRoute and Virtual WAN
  • Lab : Implement Intersite Connectivity

Module 6: Network Traffic Management

  • Network Routing and Endpoints
  • Azure Load Balancer
  • Azure Application Gateway
  • Traffic Manager
  • Lab : Implement Traffic Management

Module 7: Azure Storage

  • Storage Accounts
  • Blob Storage
  • Storage Security
  • Azure Files and File Sync
  • Managing Storage
  • Lab : Manage Azure storage

Module 8: Azure Virtual Machines

  • Virtual Machine Planning
  • Creating Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Availability
  • Virtual Machine Extensions
  • Lab : Manage virtual machines

Module 9: Serverless Computing

  • Azure App Service Plans
  • Azure App Service
  • Container Services
  • Azure Kubernetes Service
  • Lab : Implement Web Apps
  • Lab : Implement Azure Container Instances
  • Lab : Implement Azure Kubernetes Service

Module 10: Data Protection

  • File and Folder Backups
  • Virtual Machine Backups
  • Lab : Implement Data Protection

Module 11: Monitoring

  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Alerts
  • Log Analytics
  • Network Watcher
  • Lab : Implement Monitoring

Course Prerequisites

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Attendees should meet the following prerequisites:

  • Experience on operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, and networking.
  • Understanding of on-premises virtualization technologies, including: VMs, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks.
  • Understanding of network configuration, including TCP/IP, Domain Name System (DNS), virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, and encryption technologies.
  • Understanding of Active Directory concepts, including domains, forests, domain controllers, replication, Kerberos protocol, and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP).
  • Understanding of resilience and disaster recovery, including backup and restore operations.

 

Test Certification

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Recommended as preparation for the following exams:

  • AZ-104 - Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate
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