Azure Solutions Architect Technologies (AZ-303)


Course Number: MOC-AZ-303

Duration: 5 days (32.5 hours)

Format: Live, hands-on

Azure Training Overview

This Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Technologies training class (AZ-303) teaches students how to incorporate business requirements into secure, scalable, and reliable cloud solutions.

Location and Pricing

Accelebrate offers instructor-led enterprise training for groups of 3 or more online or at your site. Most Accelebrate classes can be flexibly scheduled for your group, including delivery in half-day segments across a week or set of weeks. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private corporate training on-site or online, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Objectives

  • Manage Azure Subscriptions and Resources
  • Implement and Manage Storage, VMs, Virtual Networks, and Application Services
  • Manage Identities using Azure Active Directory
  • Evaluate and Perform Server Migration to Azure
  • Address Durability of Data and Caching
  • Measure Throughput and Structure of Data Access
  • Create Background Tasks
  • Use Swagger to Document an API
  • Create a Reliable Service and Actors app
  • Understand the Azure Container Registry
  • Understand how to Implement authentication using certificates, Azure AD, Azure AD Connect, and tokens
  • Use Azure Key Vault to manage cryptographic keys
  • Configure a message-based integration architecture
  • Understand how to Develop for Asynchronous Processing
  • Begin creating apps for Autoscaling
  • Understand Azure Cognitive Services Solutions

Prerequisites

Students must have practical experience with operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, billing, and networking.

Outline

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Deploying and Configuring Infrastructure
  • Manage Azure Subscriptions and Resources
    • Azure monitoring capabilities using Azure alerts
    • Azure activity logs, and Log Analytics
    • Query, analyze, and interpret the data viewed in Log Analytics
  • Implement and Managing Storage
    • Azure storage accounts
    • Data replication
    • How to use Azure Storage Explorer
  • Deploy and Managing VMs
    • Create Virtual Machines (VM)s within the Azure Portal
    • Create Virtual Machines (VM)s using Azure PowerShell
    • Create Virtual Machines (VM)s using ARM templates
    • Deploy Linux Virtual Machines (VM)s
    • Monitor Virtual Machines (VM)s
  • Configure and Managing Virtual Networks
    • Network routing using routing tables and algorithms
    • Inter-site connectivity using VNet-to-VNet connections and VPNs
    • Virtual network peering for regional and global considerations
    • Gateway transit
  • Manage Identities using Azure Active Directory
    • Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
    • Built-in roles
    • Self-Service Password Reset (SSPR)
    • Authentication methods for password reset
Implementing Workloads and Security
  • Evaluate and Performing Server Migration to Azure
    • Migrating workloads to a new environment
    • Components of the Azure migration process
    • Overview of Azure Site Recovery (ASR) 
  • Implement and Managing Application Services
    • Deploying Web Apps
    • Managing Web Apps
    • App Service Security
    • Serverless Computing Concepts
    • Managing Event Grid
    • Managing Service Bus
    • Managing Logic App 
  • Implement Advanced Virtual Networking
    • Azure Load Balancer
    • Azure Application Gateway
    • Site-to-Site VPN Connections 
  • Secure Identities using Azure AD
    • Azure AD Identity Protection
    • Azure Domains and Tenants
    • Azure Users and Groups
    • Azure Roles
Understanding Cloud Architect Technology Solutions
  • Selecting Compute and Storage Solutions
    • Azure Architecture Center
    • Cloud design patterns
    • Competing consumers pattern
    • Cache-aside pattern
  • Hybrid Networking
    • Site-to-site connectivity
    • Point-to-site connectivity
    • Combining site-to-site and point-to-site connectivity
    • Virtual network–to–virtual network connectivity
  • Measuring Throughput and Structure of Data Access
    • DTUs – Azure SQL Database
    • RUs – Azure Cosmos DB
    • Structured and unstructured data
    • Using structured data stores
Creating and Deploying Apps
  • Creating Web Applications using PaaS
    • Using shell commands to create an App Service Web App
    • Creating Background Tasks 
    • Using Swagger to document an API 
  • Creating Apps and Services Running on Service Fabric
    • Creating a reliable service
    • Creating a Reliable Actors app 
    • Working with Reliable collections
  • Using Azure Kubernetes Service
    • Understand the Azure Container Registry
    • Use Azure Container instances
Developing for the Cloud
  • Developing Long-Running Tasks and Distributed Transactions
    • Implementing large-scale, parallel, and high-performance apps using batches
    • HPC using Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines
    • Implementing resilient apps by using queues
  • Configuring a Message-Based Integration Architecture
    • Configure an app or service to send emails
    • Configure an event publish and subscribe model
    • Configure the Azure Relay service
    • Configure apps and services with Microsoft Graph
  • Developing for Asynchronous Processing
    • Implement parallelism, multithreading, and processing
    • Implement Azure Functions and Azure Logic Apps
    • Implement interfaces for storage or data access
    • Implement appropriate asynchronous computing models
    • Implement autoscaling rules and patterns
  • Developing for Autoscaling
    • Implementing autoscaling rules and patterns
    • Implementing code that addresses singleton application instances
    • Implementing code that addresses a transient stat
  • Developing Azure Cognitive Services Solutions
    • Developing Solutions using Computer Vision
    • Developing solutions using Bing Web Search
    • Developing solutions using Custom Speech Service
    • Developing solutions using QnA Maker
  • Develop for Azure Storage
    • Develop Solutions that use Azure Cosmos DB Storage
    • Develop Solutions that use a Relational Database
    • Modeling a Database by using Entity Framework Core
    • Develop Solutions that use Microsoft Azure Blob Storage
    • Manipulating Blob Container Properties in .NET

Training Materials:

All Microsoft training students receive Microsoft official courseware.

Software Requirements:

Attendees will not need to install any software on their computer for this class. The class will be conducted in a remote environment that Accelebrate will provide; students will only need a local computer with a web browser with a stable Internet connection. Any recent version of Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome will be fine.



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