Cloud → Azure

Azure 303 and 304

Course Description

This course is designed to help aspirants gain good understanding about Microsoft Azure cloud services. This includes a deep dive into Azure services and their architecture and is designed for the users from beginners to advanced level. This course covers all the aspects of the infrastructure including deploying, managing and operating highly scalable systems on the Azure cloud platform
All modules include exercises to provide hands-on experience to the participants to understand the concepts well and how the concept can be implemented in their projects. These exercises will be performed on live Azure environment.

Participant’s Benefits

By attending this course, participants will be able to:
• Understand the importance of cloud computing
• Get a good understanding about Azure services and how to use them for various scenarios
• Confidently deploy, manage and operate highly scalable systems on the Azure
• Able to understand the overall Azure infrastructure expenses and able to identify the areas of improvements to reduce cost
• Learn how to leverage Azure best practices and white papers

Who Should Attend

This course is a must for anyone willing to work on Azure cloud computing. This course does not mandate having programming experience or knowledge of any other cloud technologies. However, it is recommended to have basic knowledge of servers, Operating Systems and Data center Networks.


Participants are expected to get a Windows or Linux or MAC laptop. This course mandates internet connectivity to perform labs. Details on required firewall ports will be shared before the training. Participants will also need to create their personal Azure accounts to perform labs which requires a valid credit card. Azure offers one-month free usage hence all labs can be performed by not getting charged for any of the Azure usages.

Certification Preparations

This course covers all the topics required for the exams Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies (AZ-303) and Microsoft Azure Architect Design (AZ-304). Hence after completing this course participants can prepare for these examinations and earn one of the popular certifications in the industry. These certifications bring greater visibility and demonstrate credibility into individual’s career path.
  • Module 1: Cloud Introduction
  • Introduction to Cloud
  • Understanding Virtualization
  • Virtualization Demo
  • Cloud Deployment and Service Models
  • Module 2: Introduction to Microsoft Azure and Its Services
  • Introduction to Azure Portal
  • Introduction to Azure Pricing
  • Module 3: Azure Virtual Machines
  • Azure Resource Manager and Groups
  • Creating VMs on Azure
  • Login into VMs
  • Create Custom Images
  • Module 4: Azure VMSS and Availability Zones
  • Azure Load Balancer
  • Cleanup-Load Balancer
  • VM ScaleSet
  • Module 5: Azure App Services and Its Features
  • Azure WebApp
  • Azure Functions
  • Azure Logic App
  • Module 6: Azure Networking and Hybrid Connectivity
  • Azure VNET
  • Azure VNET NSG
  • VNET Cleanup
  • VNET Peering
  • Azure Hybrid Network
  • Module 7: Azure Storage Solutions
  • Azure Storage Services - Introduction
  • Azure Blob Storage Demo
  • Azure Storage Explorer
  • Azure File Share
  • Module 8: Azure Database Services
  • Azure SQL Databases
  • Azure CosmosDB
  • Module 9: Azure Container and Kubernetes Services
  • Docker Concept
  • Docker implementation
  • Azure Container Implementation
  • Kubenetes Concept
  • Azure Kubenetes Implementation
  • Module 10: Azure Active Directory and Role Based Access Control
  • Azure User Management
  • Module 11: Azure Messaging Service (Events, Hubs, Queue and Bus)
  • Azure Messaging Services
  • Module 12: Azure Monitoring and Insights Service
  • Azure Monitoring
  • Azure Security
  • Module 13: Azure Advanced Topics
  • Azure Few Important Services
  • Azure CLI and Powershell
  • VM Custom Data
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed