What you’ll learn
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Recommend solutions to minimize costs
Recommend a solution for Conditional Access, including multi-factor authentication
Recommend a solution for a hybrid identity including Azure AD Connect and Azure AD Connect
Recommend a solution for using Azure Policy
Recommend a solution that includes KeyVault
Recommend a solution that includes Azure AD Managed Identities
Recommend a storage access solution
Design and Azure Site Recovery solution
Recommend a solution for autoscaling
Recommend a solution for containers
Recommend a solution for network security
Recommend a solution for migrating applications and VMs
Recommend a solution for migration of databases
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Who is the course for?
This course is for IT Professionals with expertise in designing and implementing solutions running on Microsoft Azure. They should have broad knowledge of IT operations, including networking, virtualization, identity, security, business continuity, disaster recovery, data platform, budgeting, and governance. Azure Solution Architects use the Azure Portal and as they become more adept they use the Command Line Interface. Candidates must have expert-level skills in Azure administration and have experience with Azure development processes and DevOps processes.
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Module 1: Design a Compute SolutionIn this module, you will learn about the appropriate compute technologies, including virtual machines, App Services, Service Fabric, Azure Functions, Windows Virtual Desktop, and containers.
Recommend a Solution for Compute Provisioning
Determine Appropriate Compute Technologies
Recommend a Solution for Containers
Recommend a Solution for Automating Compute Management
Lab : Implementing Containers on Azure
Implement containers running in Azure VMs
Deploy containers to Azure Container Instances
Deploy containers to Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) clusters
Module 2: Design a Network SolutionIn this module, you will learn about solutions for network addressing and name resolution, network provisioning, and network security.
Recommend a Solution for Network Addressing and Name Resolution
Recommend a Solution for Network Provisioning
Recommend a Solution for Network Security
Recommend a Solution for iInternete Connectivity and On-Premises Networks
Recommend a Solution for Automating Network Management
Recommend a Solution for Load Balancing and Rraffic Routing
Module 3: Design for MigrationIn this module, you will learn about recommend a solution for migrating applications and VMs and a solution for migration of databases.
Assess and On-Premises Servers and Applications for Migration
Recommend a Solution for Migrating Applications and VMs
Recommend a Solution for Migration of Databases
Module 4: Design Authentication and AuthorizationIn this module, you will learn how to provide Identities to services and understand the hierarchy of Management Groups and Subscriptions.
Tips for Identity and Access Management
Recommend a Solution for Multi-Factor Authentication
Five Steps for Securing Identity Infrastructure
Recommend a Solution for Single-Sign On (SSO)
Recommend a Solution for a Hybrid Identity
Recommend a Solution for B2B Integration
Recommend a Hierarchical Structure for Management Groups
Lab : Managing Azure AD Authentication and Authorization
Deploy an Azure VM hosting an AD DS domain controller
Create and configure an Azure AD tenant
Integrate an AD DS forest with an Azure AD tenant
Module 5: Design GovernanceIn this module, you will learn apply an Azure Policy, Identify non-compliant resources, and manage tag governance with Azure Policy.
Module 6: Design a Solution for DatabasesIn this module, you will be able to recommend the appropriate data store and recommend Azure SQL Database and Azure SQL Managed Instance Service tiers.
Select an Appropriate Data Platform Based on Requirements
Overview of Azure Data Storage
Recommend Database Service Tier Sizing
Dynamically Scale Azure SQL Database and Azure SQL Managed Instances
Recommend a Solution for Encrypting Data at Rest, Transmission, and In Use
Module 7: Select an Appropriate Storage AccountIn this module, you will learn about recommend a design a strategy for using tiered storage and manage tiered Storage using Azure tools.
Understanding Storage Tiers
Recommend a Storage Access Solution
Recommend Storage Management Tools
Module 8: Design Data IntegrationIn this module, you will learn about data flows using Azure Data Factory and Azure Synapse Analytics architecture.
Module 9: Design a Solution for Logging and MonitoringIn this module, you will learn about Azure Monitor, Azure Application Insights, and Azure Sentinel. You will be able to monitor Azure Resources with Azure Monitor and collect and analyze resource Logs for Azure.using Azure tools.
Module 10: Design a Solution for Backup and RecoveryIn this module, you will learn about solutions for site recovery capacity and site failover and failback. You will be able to recommend solutions for recovery in different regions.
Recommend a Recovery Solution for Hybrid and On-Premises Workloads
Design and Azure Site Recovery Solution
Recommend a Solution for Recovery in Different Regions
Recommend a Solution for Azure Backup Management
Design a Solution for Data Archiving and Retention
Module 11: Design for High AvailabilityIn this module, you will learn about solutions for application and workload redundancy, including compute, database, and storage.
Recommend a Solution for Application and Workload Redundancy
Recommend a Solution for Autoscaling
Identify Resources that Require High Availability
Identify Storage Tpes for High Availability
Recommend a Solution for Geo-Redundancy of Workloads
Module 12: Design for Cost OptimizationIn this module, you will learn how to optimize costs from recommendations, breakdown costs by Azure Service, and download and review usage details. 01-View
Module 13: Design an Application ArchitectureIn this module, you will learn about solution for deployment of applications including ARM templates, Logic Apps, or Azure Functions. You will also learn about microservices architecture including Event Grid, Event Hubs, Service Bus, Storage Queues, Logic Apps, Azure Functions, and webhooks.
Recommend a Microservices Architecture
Recommend an Orchestration Solution for Deployment of Applications
Recommend a Solution for API Integration
Lab : Implement Azure Logic Apps Integration with Azure Event Grid
Module 14: Design Security for ApplicationsIn this module, you will learn about solution for deployment of applications including ARM templates, Logic Apps, or Azure Functions. You will also learn about microservices architecture including Event Grid, Event Hubs, Service Bus, Storage Queues, Logic Apps, Azure Functions, and webhooks.
Security for Applications and Services
Recommend a Solution using Key Vault
Recommend Solutions using Azure AD Managed Identities
Successful Azure Architects begin this role with experience on operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, networking, applications and databases.
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.
Understanding of Applications development and APIs.
Understanding of Databases, both SQL such as MS SQL, MySQL or Postgres, and Non-SQL databases like MongoDB.
Understanding of decoupling Applications and services, for example, Queues, tables, Cache.
Understanding of Security concepts to protect your environment, like encryption at rest, encryption in transit, SSL, TLS.
Prerequisite Courses (or equivalent knowledge):
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