Microsoft azure fundamentals (AZ 900)


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Our Microsoft Azure Fundamentals AZ900 certification training is for beginners seeking to learn the basic cloud concepts and cloud computing services on the Microsoft Azure platform. This course will prepare you to demonstrate your ability to effectively pass the Microsoft Azure AZ900 exam.




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M-F  2 Weeks

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This two-week course will provide foundational level knowledge on cloud concepts; core Azure services; security, privacy, compliance, and trust; and Azure pricing and support.

Note: This course does provide time for students to participate in hands-on labs.

Completing this course will help you:

Who is the course for?

This course is suitable for IT personnel who are just beginning to work with Azure. This audience wants to learn about our offerings and get hands-on experience with the product. This course primarily uses the Azure portal to create services and does not require scripting skills. Students in this course will gain confidence to take other role-based courses and certifications, such as Azure Administrator. 

This course provides an Azure pass and optional lab environment. This course combines lecture, demonstrations, and hands-on labs. This course will also help prepare someone for the AZ-900 exam.

Lesson Outline

We will start with an overview of the Microsoft Azure Fundamentals certification. The skills measured by the certification exam are then discussed including main cloud concepts, core Azure services, the candidate’s understanding of cloud security, privacy, compliance and trust issues and features, in addition to the candidate’s abilities to describe Azure pricing, service level agreements and lifecycles.

We will start with an introduction to cloud computing. The benefits of using cloud computing are then considered. This includes scalability, elasticity, agility, high availability and disaster recovery. The cost effectiveness of cloud services is also discussed by introducing the economies of scale concept and how operational expenditure replaces capital expenditure when using the cloud.

We will start by discussing details on each cloud service type, namely, the Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), the Platform as a Service (PaaS) and the Software as a Service (SaaS). We will then consider the main deployment models of the cloud: the Public cloud, the Private cloud and the Hybrid cloud deployment model

We will go through the main components of the Azure architecture. 

We will talk about the wide range of Azure products and services.

We will review Azure Blob storage, Disk storage and File storage. We will then move on to consider Azure databases support. This includes Azure support for NoSQL databases using the Azure Cosmos DB and support for relational databases using Azure SQL Database, Azure Database for MySQL and Azure Database for PostgreSQL. Finally, will go through some details on the Azure Database Migration Services.

We will discuss how Azure provide solutions for a variety of usage scenarios. We will also go through Azure’s tools for managing resources.

We will start by considering why and how Azure adopts a layered approach to network security.

We will discuss features of the Azure Active Directory service. We will focus on Azure Multi-Factor Authentication. We will then move on to talk about the Azure Security Center and its monitoring and security recommendation usage scenarios.

We will discuss a range of compliance, governance, reporting tools and features available in the Azure cloud.

We will discuss the planning and management of Azure costs.

We will discuss Azure subscriptions, Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and the release phases of Azure service lifecycle.

What You WIll Get In This COurse

Whether taking the self paced or instructor led classes, the course content includes:

  • Foundational level knowledge on cloud concepts; core Azure services; security, privacy, compliance, and trust; and Azure pricing and support. Note: This course provides time for students to participate in hands-on labs.
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How long does it take to complete the course?

The Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (AZ 900) course takes approximately 2 days (16 hours) to complete and be ready for the exam.

Is cloud computing right for me?

Please take advantage of our FREE Cloud Fundamentals and FREE Practice exams to test your skills. 

can i get a job after completing certification?

Many organizations are moving their data to one of the big three cloud providers (AWS, GCP, or Azure).  Completing the Microsoft Azure Fundamentals course and test validates your general understanding of the Azure cloud services.

Is coding required for az 900 certification?

No, there are no coding requirements for AZ 900 certification.

Are there any pre-requisites required for this course?

No, there are requirements prior to taking this course.

What is microsoft azure certifcation?

Microsoft Azure Certification is a defined roadmap to gaining proficiency and understanding of the Microsoft Azure cloud computing infrastructure.