Azure Solutions Architect Expert

Master the skills needed to design solutions that run on Azure. A Microsoft Azure solution architect must have expertise in compute, network, storage, and security.


40 Hrs


Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator Training Completed

CodeNameDuration (Hrs)
AZ-300Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies40
AZ-301Microsoft Azure Architect Design0

After you complete this course you will be able to:

• Managing Azure Subscriptions and Resources
• Implementing and Managing Storage
• Deploying and Managing VMs
• Configuring and Managing Virtual Networks
• Managing Identities using Azure Active Directory
• Evaluating and Performing Server Migration to Azure
• Implementing and Managing Application Services
• Implementing Advanced Virtual Networking.
• Securing Identities using Azure AD.
• Design and Connectivity Patterns
• Hybrid Networking
• Address Durability of Data and Caching
• Measure Throughput and Structure of Data Access
• Use shell commands to create an App Service Web App
• Create Background Tasks
• Use Swagger to document an API
• Create a reliable service
• Create a Reliable Actors app
• Hands-on with Reliable collections
• Understand the Azure Container Registry
• Use Azure Container instances
• Understand how to Implement authentication using certificates, Azure AD, Azure AD Connect, and tokens.
• Implement Role-aBsed Access Control (RBAC) authorization.
• Implement secure data for end-to-end encryption.
• Implement secure data for implementing SSL and TLS communications.
• Use Azure Key Vault to manage cryptographic keys.
• How to configure a message-based integration architecture
• Understand how to Develop for Asynchronous Processing
• Begin creating apps for Autoscaling
• Understand Azure Cognitive Services Solutions
• Integrate their existing solutions with external identity providers using Azure AD B2B or B2C.
• Design a hybrid identity solution.
• Determine when to use advanced features of Azure AD such as Managed Service Identity, MFA and Privileged Identity Management.
• Secure application secrets using Key Vault.
• Secure application data using SQL Database and Azure Storage features.
• Detail the various APIs available in Cognitive Services.
• Identify when to use the Face API, Speech API or Language Understanding (LUIS) service.
• Describe the relationship to Bot Framework and Azure Bot Services.
• Determine the ideal pricing option for Azure Storage based on a solution’s requirements.
• Identify performance thresholds for the Azure Storage service.
• Determine the type of Storage blobs to use for specific solution components.
• Use the Azure Files service for SMB operations.
• Identify solutions that could benefit from the use of StorSimple physical or virtual devices.
• Compare and contrast monitoring services for applications, the Azure platform, and networking.
• Design an alert scheme for a solution hosted in Azure.
• Select the appropriate backup option for infrastructure and data hosted in Azure.
• Automate the deployment of future resources for backup recovery or scaling purposes.
• Create a resource group.
• Add resources to a resource group.
• Deploy an ARM template to a resource group Integrate an API or Logic App with the API Management service.
• Design an App Service Plan or multi-region deployment for high performance and scale.
• Integrate an API or Logic App with the API Management service.
• Design an App Service Plan or multi-region deployment for high performance and scale.
• Describe various patterns pulled from the Cloud Design Patterns.
• Distribute network traffic across multiple loads using load balancers.
• Design a hybrid connectivity scenario between cloud and on-premise.
• Design an availability set for one or more virtual machines.
• Describe the differences between fault and update domains.
• Author a VM Scale Set ARM template.

This course is designed for:

Successful Cloud Solutions Architects begin this role with practical experience with operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, billing, and networking.