Azure Certification Training

The Microsoft Azure training is in-depth training for the Azure Administrator certification that will help you master cloud architecture, components, resource manager, virtual network connectivity, deploying the cloud infrastructure, and security. This AZ-104 Microsoft Azure Administrator course is aligned with the 2023 certification guidelines.

Microsoft Azure Training for Administrator Overview

What will you learn in this Microsoft Azure Training for AZ-104 Administrator certification?

The following concepts you will learn in this Microsoft Azure certification:

  • Managing Azure subscriptions and access control
  • Deploying and organizing Azure resources
  • Implementing, managing, and securing storage
  • Integrating, securing, and managing identities
  • Building, managing, and executing Virtual Machines
  • Azure Site Recovery
  • Configuration and use case implementation of Virtual Networks
  • Implementing multi-factor Authentication
  • Azure monitoring

Who should take this Azure certification training course?

The following professionals can take our Azure online courses:

Professionals Eligible for Azure Online Courses
Solutions Architects Yes
Network Engineers Yes
QA Engineers Yes
DevOps Administrators Yes
Virtualization Administrators Yes
Network Administrators Yes
Systems Administrators Yes
Storage Administrators Yes
Cloud Administrators Yes
Security Administrators Yes

Module 01 - Introduction to Microsoft Azure

1.1 Introduction to cloud computing
1.2 What is Microsoft Azure?
1.3 Microsoft Azure Services
1.4 Creating a Microsoft Azure Account
1.5 Azure CLI, Azure PowerShell
1.6 Managing Azure Resources & Subscriptions
1.7 Azure Resource Manager
1.8 Microsoft Azure Architecture

Hands-on Exercise:

1. Creating a Microsoft Azure account
2. Configuring Azure PowerShell
3. Configuring Azure CLI

Module 02 - Introduction to ARM and Azure Storage

2.1 Azure Resources and Subscriptions
2.2 Azure Resource Manager
2.3 Managing Azure Resources
2.4 Azure Tags
2.5 Azure Storage Account and its Types
2.6 Azure Blob Storage
2.7 Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN)
2.8 Azure Files Storage
2.9 Azure File Sync

Hands-on Exercise: 

1. Manage Resource Groups in Azure
2. Move resource from one resource group to another
3. Apply tags
4. Create a storage account
5. Access storage account
6. Create blob storage
7. Upload in blob storage
8. Create a file share
9. Creating and using CDN Endpoint

Module 03 - Introduction to Azure storage

3.1 Azure Table Storage
3.2 Azure Queue Storage
3.3 Azure Storage Explorer
3.4 Azure Shared Access Signature (SAS)
3.5 Azure Databox
3.6 Azure Storage Replication
3.7 Data Replication Options
3.8 Azure Import/Export Service

Hands-on Exercise:

1. Attach and Detach an External Storage Account
2. Storage explorer – Blob, file
3. queues and table storage
4. Backup-archive
5. Backup – Snapshots
6. Backup – AZCopy
7. Azure Shared Access Signature (SAS)
8. use the Azure Data Factory Copy Data tool to transfer data to Azure

Module 04 - Azure Virtual Machines

4.1 Azure Virtual Machines
4.2 Data Disks in Azure
4.3 Azure VMs and Interfaces
4.4 ARM templates
4.5 VHD templates
4.6 Custom Images of Azure VM
4.7 Virtual Machine Scale Sets
4.8 Virtual Machine Availability Sets

Hands-on Exercise: 

1. Creating and Configuring an Azure VM
2. Deploying a custom image of Azure VM
3. Virtual Machine Scale Sets.

Module 05 - Azure App and Container services

5.1 App Service Web App for Containers
5.2 App Service Plan
5.3 Networking for an App Service
5.4 Deployment Slots
5.5 Container Image
5.6 Azure Kubernetes Service
5.7 Azure Container Registry

Hands-on Exercise:

1. Create an App Service Web App for Containers
2. Create a container image
3. configure Azure Kubernetes Service
4. publish and automate image deployment to the Azure Container Registry

Module 06 - Azure Networking - I

6.1 Azure Virtual Networks
6.2 Azure VNet Components
6.3 IP Address – Public and Private IPs
6.4 Azure VNet Subnets
6.5 Azure Network Interface Cards (NIC)
6.6 Network Security Group (NSG)
6.7 Route Tables
6.8 Service Tags
6.9 Azure DNS
6.10 Private DNS

Hands-on Exercise: 

1. Vnet creation
2. Create and configure vnet-vnet peering
3. Verify virtual network connectivity
4. Assign static IP to VM
5. Create route tables
6. Add routes
7. Create NIC
8. Attach NIC to VM
9. Create a DNS
10. Add RecordSet
11. Create NSG
12. Add security rule to NSG
13. Attach NSG to a subnet
14. Verify NSG is applied

Module 07 - Azure Networking - II

7.1 Application Gateway
7.2 Azure Front Door Service
7.3 Azure Traffic Manager
7.4 Application Security Groups
7.5 Azure Load Balancers
7.6 Azure Firewall
7.7 Azure Bastion
7.8 Network Watcher
7.9 Azure Express Route
7.10 Express Route Circuits
7.11 Express Route Peering

Hands-on Exercise:

1. Create internal load balancer
2. Create Public load balancer
3. Application Gateway
4. Implement the Azure Front Door Service
5. implement Azure Traffic Manager
6. Deploy and configure Azure Bastion Service

Module 08 - Authentication and Authorization in Azure using RBAC

8.1 Identity and Access Management in Azure
8.2 Role-Based Access Management (RBAC)
8.3 Role Definitions
8.4 Role Assignment in Azure Resources
8.5 Azure Users & Groups
8.6 RBAC Policies

Hands-on Exercise:

1. Create a custom role for Azure Resources
2. Assign a role to configure access to Azure resources

Module 09 - Microsoft Azure Active Directory

9.1 Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)
9.2 Windows AD vs Azure AD
9.3 Azure AD Users
9.4 Azure AD Groups
9.5 Azure AD Domains
9.6 Azure AD Tenants
9.7 Authentication Options
9.8 Azure AD Connect
9.9 Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR)
9.10 Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
9.11 Resource Locks

Hands-on Exercise:

1. Add or delete users using Azure Active Directory
2. Add or delete tenants using Azure Active Directory
3. Create a basic group and add members
4. Applying Resource Locks

Module 10 - Azure Monitoring

10.1 Azure Monitor
10.2 Azure Metrics
10.3 Log Analytics
10.4 Alerts and Actions
10.5 Application Insights
10.6 Backup Reports
10.7 Recovery Services Vault
10.8 Backing Up Azure Virtual Machines
10.9 VM Backup Policies
10.10 Restoring Azure Virtual Machines

Hands-on Exercise:

1. Configure and Interpret Azure Metrics
2. Configure Log Analytics
3. Query and Analyse Logs
4. Set up Alerts and Actions
5. Create a Recovery Services Vault
6. Backing up and Restoring a Virtual Machine

Starting Salaries : £21000-40000 starting salary depending on which Traineeship you start, with £28000 being the average

Frequently Asked Questions:

  1. Why should I learn the Microsoft Azure training and certification from Raadl?
    The Azure Administration certification from Raadl will help candidates clear the Microsoft Azure certification exam AZ-104. This Azure course will equip you with all the skills needed to manage Azure subscriptions and resources, implement storage, deploy the Virtual Machine, manage identities, and more. The course will help you take on bigger responsibilities in the administration domain.

  2. Does Raadl provide any other Microsoft Azure admin training?
    Some of the other related Azure training programs are Azure fundamentals, Azure data engineer, AZ-204, Azure Masters, Azure solutions architect, Masters in Azure, and Azure DevOps.

  3. What are the most important and free Azure resources for learners?
    Learn about Microsoft Azure from the free blogs available. The top resources are Tutorials, Interview Questions, and the basics of Azure.

  4. What is the difference between Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator Exam AZ-103 and AZ-104?
    This latest Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate certification (AZ-104) has in-depth coverage of the role-specific skills required in the industry compared to the previous certification; it also covers App Services. The new AZ-104 exam focuses more on compute resources, management of data in Azure Storage, a special domain for resource monitoring, and implementation of backup and recovery.

  5. Are these Azure certification courses accredited?
    Yes, Raadl is a Microsoft partner, and all the Azure certification courses are accredited by Microsoft.

  6. What is the Microsoft Azure certification exam format for AZ-104?
    The format of the Microsoft Azure certification exam AZ-104 is as follows:
    Exam Name: Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate
    Exam Code: AZ-104
    Duration: 120 minutes
    No. of questions: 40-60
    Types of questions: Multiple-choice and Multiple responses
    Passing score: 70 out of 1000
    Our Microsoft Azure course is aligned accordingly to help you clear the exam on your first attempt.

  7. How many 1:1 technical sessions am I allowed to have during a month?
    Three technical 1:1 sessions per month will be allowed.

  8. Is Microsoft Azure certification worth it?
    A Microsoft Azure certification serves as a validation of one’s cloud skills and proficiency in a specific role. It not only enhances earning potential but also establishes expertise, positioning individuals ahead of their peers. As per predictions, approximately 80% of enterprise workloads are expected to shift to the cloud by 2025. Consequently, there will be a substantial demand for professionals capable of developing cloud applications and effectively managing cloud infrastructures. Acquiring Microsoft Azure online training will prove instrumental in acquiring these essential skills and competencies.

  9. How many attempts are required for Azure certification?
    In the case of not achieving a passing score in the Azure certifications exam on the initial attempt, candidates are eligible for a retake after 24 hours. Subsequent attempts following the second one necessitate a 14-day waiting period. Within a year, five attempts are permitted for individuals seeking to clear the Azure exams successfully.

  10. Which Azure certification is best?
    Microsoft Azure certifications are designed to align with specific roles, allowing individuals to select the one that best aligns with their career aspirations. Among the highly sought-after Azure certifications are the following:
    Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator – Associate (Exam AZ-104)
    Microsoft Certified: Azure Developer – Associate (Exam AZ-204)
    Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (Exam AZ-900)
    Microsoft Azure Security Engineer – Associate (Exam AZ-500)
    Microsoft Certified: Solutions Architect Technologies (Exam AZ-303)

  11. Which Azure certification is the best for beginners?
    The duration required to attain the Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies AZ-303 certification varies for each individual based on their prior knowledge and level of commitment to exam preparation. For those who diligently dedicate themselves to the process, a suitable timeframe for thorough preparation is generally estimated to be around 4 to 6 months.

  12. What is the Azure course fees?
    The Azure course fees is INR 19,323. You can ease the financial burden by opting for EMI plans, available for 6, 12, or 18 months.
    Contact us at +91 70223 74614 to avail of this payment option.

  13. Does Microsoft Azure require Programming knowledge?
    You can start without programming knowledge using the Azure platform. However, some services or developing applications require expertise in at least one programming language. Azure supports the most popular programming languages including Python, javascript, etc.

  14. Can I request for a support session if I need to better understand the topics?
    Raadl is offering 24/7 query resolution, and you can raise a ticket with the dedicated support team at any time. You can avail of email support for all your queries. If your query does not get resolved through email, we can also arrange one-on-one sessions with our support team. However, 1:1 session support is provided for a period of 6 months from the start date of your course.

  15. Does Raadl offer job assistance?
    Raadl provides placement assistance to all learners who have successfully completed the training and moved to the placement pool after clearing the PRT( Placement Readiness Test) More than 500+ top MNC’s and startups hire Raadl learners. Our Alumni works with Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Sony, Ericsson, TCS, Mu Sigma, etc.

  16. Does the job assistance guarantee me a Job?
    Apparently, no. Our job assistance is aimed at helping you land in your dream job. It offers a potential opportunity for you to explore various competitive openings in the corporate world and find a well-paid job, matching your profile. The final decision on hiring will always be based on your performance in the interview and the requirements of the recruiter.

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