Live Chat
Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm EST Chat Now
Contact Us
Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm EST 1-866-716-6688 Other Contact Options

Cart () Loading...

    • Quantity:
    • Delivery:
    • Dates:
    • Location:


Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions (M20535)

Deploy Azure solutions using built-in DevOps tools such as Azure Resource Manager templates.

GK# 7381 Vendor# M20535

Course Overview


This course is intended for architects who have experience building infrastructure and applications on the Microsoft Azure platform.  Through interactive exercises you will have the opportunity to deploy Azure solutions using built-in DevOps tools such as Azure Resource Manager templates, deployments, resource groups, tags and Role-Based Access Control.  You will also focus on the architectural comparisons between services and technical decision making needed to deploy well-designed solutions on the Azure platform

This course incorporates materials from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 20535 and can assist you in your preparation for Exam 70-535: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions.


  • Delivery Format:
  • Date:
  • Location:
  • Access Period:


What You'll Learn

  • Describe Azure architecture components, including infrastructure, tools, and portals 
  • Create and deploy Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates for various all-up solutions
  • Compare and contrast various infrastructure, serverless, database and communication services; such as App Services, Virtual Machine Scale Sets, Azure Cosmos DB, SQL Database, and Container Service in Azure
  • Incorporate various Azure platform services, such as Cognitive Services and Media Servicers into an overall Azure solution
  • Secure, monitor and backup solutions deployed to Azure
  • Create automated DevOps solutions using a combination of ARM templates, configuration management utilities, Azure CLI, and the Cloud Shell


Viewing outline for:

Classroom Live Outline

Application Architecture Patterns in Azure

  • Pattern Resources
  • Performance Patterns
  • Resiliency Patterns
  • Scalability Patterns
  • Data Patterns

Deploying Resources with Azure Resource Manager

  • ARM Templates
  • Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Resource Policies
  • Security
  • Building Blocks

Building Azure IaaS-Based Server Applications

  • High Availability
  • Templated Infrastructure
  • Domain-Connected Machines

Creating Managed Server Applications in Azure

  • Infrastructure-Backed Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)
  • High-Performance Compute (HPC)
  • Migration

Authoring Serverless Applications in Azure

  • Azure Web App
  • Azure Functions
  • Integration
  • High Performance

Backing Azure Solutions with Azure Storage

  • Pricing
  • Blob Storage
  • Files
  • StorSimple

Comparing Database Options in Azure

  • Relational
  • NoSQL Services
  • Azure Cosmos DB
  • Data Storage
  • Data Analysis

Networking Azure Application Components

  • VNETs
  • Load Balancing
  • External Connectivity
  • Hybrid Connectivity

Managing Security and Identity for Azure Solutions

  • Security Monitoring
  • Data Security
  • Application Security Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
  • Hybrid Identity
  • Azure AD Application Integration

Integrating SaaS Services Available on the Azure Platform

  • Cognitive Services
  • Bot Services
  • Machine Learning
  • Media Services

Integrating Azure Solution Components using Messaging Services

  • Event Messaging
  • Integration
  • IoT

Monitoring and Automating Azure Solutions

  • Application Monitoring
  • Platform Monitoring
  • Network Monitoring
  • Alerting
  • Backup
  • Azure Automation
  • Config Management
  • Auto-Scale


Viewing labs for:

Classroom Live Labs

Getting Started with Azure Resource Manager

  • Create Resource Groups
  • Deploy an Empty Template
  • Deploy a Simple Template
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Infrastructure Workloads to Azure

  • Deploy a Virtual Machine using PowerShell DSC
  • Deploy a Virtual Machine Scale Set using PowerShell DSC
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Managed Server Workloads to Azure

  • Create Azure Container Service Cluster
  • Deploy Docker Image
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Serverless Workloads to Azure

  • Create Web App
  • Deploy Web App Code
  • Deploy Function App and Code
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Azure Storage to Support Other Workloads in Azure

  • Create Required Resources for a Virtual Machine
  • Create a VM With a Storage Account
  • Create a VM With a Managed Disk
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Database Instances in Azure

  • Deploy a CosmosDB Database Instance
  • Validate the REST API
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Network Components for Use in Azure Solutions

  • Create an ARM Template for a Linux VM
  • Duplicate the VM Resources
  • Create a Load Balancer Resource
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Services to Secure Secrets in Azure

  • Deploy Key Vault using ARM Template
  • Deploy Virtual Machine using Key Vault Secret
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Service Instances as Components of Overall Azure Solutions

  • Deploy Function App and Cognitive Service using ARM Template
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Messaging Components to Facilitate Communication Between Azure Resources

  • Deploy Service Bus Namespace
  • Deploy Logic App
  • Cleanup Subscription

Deploying Configuration Management Solutions to Azure

  • Deploy a Chef Management Server using ARM
  • Configure Management Server
  • Deploy a VM Scale Set using Chef-Configured VMs
  • Cleanup Subscription



Who Should Attend


This course is intended for students who have experience building infrastructure and applications on the Microsoft Azure platform. Students should have a thorough understanding of most services offered on the Azure platform.

Students should have intermediate experience in designing, implementing and monitoring Azure solutions and proficient with the tools, techniques, and approaches used to build solutions on the Azure platform.

Vendor Credits


SATV Redemption

Redeeming your Microsoft Software Assurance Training Vouchers:

  • 5 Day SATV for a Classroom Live session
  • 5 Day SATV for a Virtual Classroom Live session
Training Exclusives

This course comes with extended access to the following benefits:

  • 30 days of practice labs
  • 12 months of 24x7 mentoring
  • 12 months access to class recordings
  • 12 months of unlimited retakes
  • Digital Courseware
Find out more
Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

Classroom Live

Receive face-to-face instruction at one of our training center locations.

Duration: 5 day

Virtual Classroom Live

Experience expert-led online training from the convenience of your home, office or anywhere with an internet connection.

Duration: 5 day

Request this course in a different delivery format.