AZ104 – Microsoft Azure Administrator

Overview: This course teaches students about being a Microsoft Azure Administrator. Topics covered include management tools and processes, storage, networking, compute, backup, and monitoring.

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Series Taught By: Patrick Loner

Available CEUs for Course Series Completion: 11

Students can earn up to 11 CEUs for fully completing this course series. This information will be displayed on the certificate of completion. Learn More

Chapter 1 – Azure Identity Management Solutions

(Duration: 1h 52m)

  1. Instructor introduction
  2. Course Introduction
  3. Chapter 1 – Azure Identify Management Solutions
  4. Azure Identify Management Solutions
  5. Topic A:Introduction to Azure AD
  6. What is Azure Active Directory
  7. AAD Terminology
  8. Demo – Examining Azure AD
  9. Other Identify Solutions
  10. Demo – Azure AD Licensing
  11. Eliminating AD DS
  12. AD Connect
  13. Demo – AD Coneect and SSPR
  14. Topic B: Managing Users and Groups
  15. Azure AD Management
  16. Creating Users
  17. Demo-Working with Users
  18. Groups
  19. Demo – Managing Groups
  20. Aditional Directories
  21. Topicc Azure AD Management
  22. Subscription
  23. Resources Tags
  24. Understanding Azure Costs
  25. Demo – Subscription Access Control
  26. Demo – Cost Management
  27. Role-Based Access Control
  28. Understanding
  29. Azure Built in Roles
  30. Demo – Role-Based Access Control in Azure and Azure AD
  31. Topic D: Working with Azure Policies
  32. Azure Management
  33. Management Groups
  34. policy Definations
  35. Chapter 1 Review
  36. Chapter 1 Quiz

Chapter 3 – Azure Storage

(Duration: 1h 18m)

  1. Azure Storage

  2. Topic A: Overview of Azure Storage
  3. Overview of Azure Storage
  4. Storage Users
  5. Storage Account Types
  6. Storage Account Types
  7. Azure Storage Replication
  8. Storage Services
  9. Demo – Creating Storage
  10. Topic B:Azure Storage Types
  11. Overview of Blob Storage
  12. Additional Blob Storage Options
  13. Demo-Working With Blob Storage
  14. Overview Of Azure Files
  15. Demo-Working With Azure File Shares
  16. Azure File Sync
  17. File Sync Termonology
  18. Demo-Configuring Azure File Sync
  19. Topic C:Management Azure Storage
  20. Storage Explorer
  21. Demo-Azure Storage Explorer
  22. Moving Data to Azure
  23. Topic D:Securing Azure Storage
  24. Overview of Storage Security
  25. Authorization to Azure Storage
  26. Demo-Controlling Access to Azure Storage
  27. Storage Services Encryption
  28. Best Practices
  29. Chapter 3 Review
  30. Chapter 3 Qiuz

Chapter 5 – Azure Comute

(Duration: 2h)

  1. Azure Compute

  2. Topic A:Designing and Planning for Azure Virtual Machines
  3. Desigining Virtual Machines(Cont.)
  4. Designing Virtual Machines
  5. Designing Virtual Machines(cont.)
  6. Demo-View Sizing Chart and Pricing Options for VMs
  7. Topic B:Creating Virtual Machines
  8. Creating Virtual Machines
  9. Demo-Creating and connecting to Windows VMs
  10. Demo-Creating and Connecting to Linux VMs
  11. Topic C:Configuring Availability
  12. Understanding Availablity Options
  13. Availability Sets
  14. Additional Options
  15. Availability Zones
  16. Scalability
  17. Demo-Implementing Availability and Scalling
  18. Topic D:Advanced Virtual Machines Management
  19. VM Extensions
  20. Custom Script Extensions
  21. Desired State Configuration
  22. Demo-Custom Script Extensions
  23. Topic E: Azure App Services Plans
  24. Introduction to PaaS
  25. App Service Plans
  26. Demo-Working with App Service Plans
  27. App Servicea
  28. Benefits to App Services
  29. Demo-Create an App Services
  30. Deployment Slots
  31. Managing App Services
  32. Topic F:Additional PaaS Options
  33. Containers
  34. Container Fundamentals
  35. Docker
  36. Kubernetes Services
  37. Kubrenetes Fundamentals (cont.)
  38. Chapter 5 Review
  39. Chapter 5 Quiz

Chapter 2 – Azure Management Tools and Processes

(Duration: 1h 21m)

  1. Azure Management Tools and Processes

  2. Topic A: Management Tools
  3. Azure Management Tools
  4. Azure Management Portal
  5. Demo-Overview of Azure Management Portal
  6. Azure Cloud Sheil
  7. Demo-Azure Cloud Sheil
  8. Command Line Management
  9. Power Shell Fundamentals
  10. Demo-Examining Command Line Tools
  11. Additional Tools
  12. Topic B:Azure Resources Manager
  13. Introduction to ARM
  14. ARM Terms
  15. Resources Groups
  16. Demo-Using Rsource Group
  17. Topic C:Using Templates
  18. ARM Templates
  19. Templates Fundamentals
  20. Demo-Using Templates
  21. Chapter 2 Review
  22. Chapter 2 Quiz

Chapter 4 – Azure Networking

(Duration: 1h 46m)

  1. Azure Networking

  2. Topic A:Virtual Networking
  3. Introduction to Virtual Networking
  4. Virtual Networks
  5. Networks Components
  6. Demo-Working with VNets
  7. Azure DNS
  8. Demo-Adding a Custom Domain
  9. Azure DNS Components
  10. Demo-Configure Azure DNS
  11. Topic Connecting Virtual Networks
  12. Virtual Network Connection Types
  13. VNet Peering
  14. Demo-Configure VNet Peering
  15. Topic C:Securing Virtual Networks
  16. Network Security in Azure
  17. Networking Security Groups
  18. Configuring NSGs
  19. Demo-Creating NSG Rules
  20. Azure Firewall
  21. Firewall Rules
  22. Demo-Azure Firewall
  23. Topic D:Managing Remote Connections
  24. Connecting Remote Networks
  25. Introduction to VPN Gateways
  26. Site-to-Site Connection
  27. Demo-Configuring a VPN Gateway
  28. ExpressRoute
  29. Topic E:Controlling Network Traffic
  30. Networking Routing
  31. Routing Tables
  32. Demo-Creating Custom Routing Tables
  33. Azure Load Bakancer
  34. Demo-Azure Load Balancer
  35. Azure Application Gateway
  36. Application gateway Routing
  37. Configuring the Application Gateway
  38. Chapter 4 Review
  39. Chapter 4 Quiz

Chapter 6 – Azure Backup and Monitoring

(Duration: 48m)

  1. Azure Backup and Monitoring

  2. Topic A:Disaster Recovery for Data Files
  3. Disaster Recovery
  4. Azure Backup
  5. Recovery Services Vault
  6. Demo-Creating a Recovery Services Vault
  7. On-Premises Backups
  8. Azure Backup Server
  9. Topic B:Disaster Recovery for Viritual Machines
  10. Disaster Recovery for Virtual Machines
  11. Demo-Backup up Azure Site Recovery
  12. Demo-Configuring Azure Site Recovery
  13. Topic C:Using Azure Monitor and Alerts
  14. Practive Monitoring
  15. Azure Monitor Service
  16. Demo-Using Azure Monitor Using
  17. Using Alerts
  18. Using Alert Rules
  19. Demo-Using Alerts
  20. Chapter 6 Review
  21. Course Closure
  22. Chapter 6 Quiz

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