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Microsoft Azure Administrator

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.

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.

Pre-Requisites

Successful Azure Administrators start this role with 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.


  • Course content

    Module 1: Identity

    In this module, you will learn how to secure identities with Azure Active Directory, and implement users and groups.

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

    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    Secure and manage identities with Azure Active Directory.
    Implement and manage users and groups.

    Module 2: Governance and Compliance

    In this module, you will learn about managing your subscriptions and accounts, implementing Azure policies, and using Role-Based Access Control.

    Subscriptions and Accounts
    Azure Policy
    Role-based Access Control (RBAC)
    Lab : Manage Subscriptions and RBAC
    Lab : Manage Governance via Azure Policy
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    Implement and manage Azure subscriptions and accounts.
    Implement Azure Policy, including custom policies.
    Use RBAC to assign permissions.

    Module 3: Azure Administration

    In this module, you will learn about the tools an Azure Administrator uses to manage their infrastructure. This includes the Azure Portal, Cloud Shell, Azure PowerShell, CLI, and Resource Manager Templates. This module includes:

    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
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    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.

    Module 4: Virtual Networking

    In this module, you will learn about basic virtual networking concepts like virtual networks and subnetting, IP addressing, network security groups, Azure Firewall, and Azure DNS,

    Virtual Networks
    IP Addressing
    Network Security groups
    Azure Firewall
    Azure DNS
    Lab : Implement Virtual Networking
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    Implement virtual networks and subnets.
    Configure public and private IP addressing.
    Configure network security groups.
    Configure Azure Firewall.
    Configure private and public DNS zones.

    Module 5: Intersite Connectivity

    In this module, you will learn about intersite connectivity features including VNet Peering, Virtual Network Gateways, and Site-to-Site Connections.

    VNet Peering
    VPN Gateway Connections
    ExpressRoute and Virtual WAN
    Lab : Implement Intersite Connectivity
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    Configure VNet Peering.
    Configure VPN gateways.
    Choose the appropriate intersite connectivity solution.

    Module 6: Network Traffic Management

    In this module, you will learn about network traffic strategies including network routing and service endpoints, Azure Load Balancer, Azure Application Gateway, and Traffic Manager.

    Network Routing and Endpoints
    Azure Load Balancer
    Azure Application Gateway
    Traffic Manager
    Lab : Implement Traffic Management
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    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.

    Module 7: Azure Storage

    In this module, you will learn about basic storage features including storage accounts, blob storage, Azure files and File Sync, storage security, and storage tools.

    Storage Accounts
    Blob Storage
    Storage Security
    Azure Files and File Sync
    Managing Storage
    Lab : Manage Azure storage
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    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.

    Module 8: Azure Virtual Machines

    In this module, you will learn about Azure virtual machines including planning, creating, availability and extensions.

    Virtual Machine Planning
    Creating Virtual Machines
    Virtual Machine Availability
    Virtual Machine Extensions
    Lab : Manage virtual machines
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    Plan for virtual machine implementations.
    Create virtual machines.
    Configure virtual machine availability, including scale sets.
    Use virtual machine extensions.

    Module 9: Serverless Computing

    In this module, you will learn administer serverless computing features like Azure App Service, Azure Container Instances, and Kubernetes.

    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
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    Create an app service plan.
    Create a web app.
    Implement Azure Container Instances.
    Implement Azure Kubernetes Service.

    Module 10: Data Protection

    In this module, you will learn about backing up files and folders, and virtual machine backups.

    File and Folder Backups
    Virtual Machine Backups
    Lab : Implement Data Protection
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    Backup and restore file and folders.
    Backup and restore virtual machines.

    Module 11: Monitoring

    In this module, you will learn about monitoring your Azure infrastructure including Azure Monitor, alerting, and log analytics.

    Azure Monitor
    Azure Alerts
    Log Analytics
    Network Watcher
    Lab : Implement Monitoring
    After completing this module, students will be able to:

    Use Azure Monitor.
    Create Azure alerts.
    Query using Log Analytics.
    Use Network Watcher.

    Exams & Certification

    Exam: AZ-104, Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate (not included)

Duration: 4 days
Price: £1795 + VAT

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