Exam AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator (Video)

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9 Hours of Video Instruction

The Exam AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator (Video) offers full coverage of the MS AZ-103 exam so you can learn everything you need to know to pass the exam. Coverage includes cloud concepts, core Azure Services, Azure pricing and support, and the fundamentals of cloud security, privacy, compliance, and trust, with the goal of passing the AZ-103 Exam.

Description

The Exam AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator (Video) offers 9 full hours of video training on all core concepts in the AZ-103 exam so you can fully understand cloud concepts, core Azure Services, Azure pricing and support, and the fundamentals of cloud security, privacy, compliance, and trust. It will prepare Azure Administrators to implement, monitor, and maintain Microsoft Azure solutions, including major services related to compute, storage, network, and security. With 9 hours of hands-on demonstrations, it will provide the knowledge necessary to pass the exam and become Microsoft Certified: Microsoft Azure Administrator.

With years of IT experience, numerous publications under his belt, and a wealth of expertise teaching in the field, Michael Shannon is uniquely qualified to prepare students for the Microsoft Azure Administrator AZ-103 exam.

Topics include:

Module 1: Manage Azure subscriptions and resources
Module 2: Implement and manage storage
Module 3: Deploy and manage virtual machines (VMs)
Module 4: Configure and manage virtual networks
Module 5: Manage identities

About the Instructor

Michael J. Shannon began his IT career when he transitioned from recording studio engineer to network technician for a major telecommunications company in the early 1990s. He soon began to focus on security and was one of the first 10 people to attain the HIPAA Certified Security Specialist. Throughout his 30 years in IT, he has worked as an employee, contractor, and consultant for several companies including Platinum Technologies, Fujitsu, IBM, State Farm, MindSharp, and Pearson, among others. Mr. Shannon has authored several books, training manuals, published articles, and CBT modules over the years as well. He is the senior technical instructor for Skillsoft Corporation, specializing in all things cloud and security. Skill Level
  • Intermediate/Advanced

Learn How To
  • Manage Azure subscriptions and resources
  • Implement and manage storage
  • Deploy and manage virtual machines (VMs)
  • Configure and manage virtual networks
  • Manage identities

Who Should Take This Course
  • Anyone preparing to take the Microsoft Azure Administrator AZ-103 exam
  • Anyone looking to understand Microsoft Azure from a broad perspective
  • Anyone with a Microsoft background interested in learning about cloud computing

Course Requirements
  • Experience with Microsoft operating systems combined with a fundamental knowledge of cloud computing and virtualization are recommended but not required.

Lesson Descriptions

Module 1, “Manage Azure Subscriptions and Resources,” first works with how to manage Azure Subscriptions, and then moves on to analysis of resource utilization and consumption. The module finishes with how to manage resource groups and Role-based Access Control (RBAC).

Module 2, "Implement and Manage Storage,” covers how to create and configure storage accounts. It also delves into importing and exporting data to Azure and configuring Azure files. The module finishes with Implementing Azure Backup.

Module 3, “Deploy and Manage Virtual Machines (VMs),” first tackles how to create and configure a VM for Windows and Linux. It then covers automating the deployment of VMs and how to Manage Azure VMs. The module ends with an exploration of the management of VM backups.

Module 4, "Configure and Manage Virtual Networks," discusses all things related to virtual networking infrastructure, including how to create connectivity between virtual networks, and implementing and managing virtual networking. Creating and configuring Network Security Groups (NSG) and implementing Azure load balancer are also covered. The last two lessons in this module explain monitoring and troubleshooting virtual networking, and integrating on-premises networks with virtual networking.

Module 5, “Manage Identities,” covers managing Azure Active Directory (AD), managing Azure AD Objects, implementing and managing hybrid identities, and in the final lesson, implementing multi-factor authentication (MFA).

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Table of contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Exam AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator: Introduction 00:03:49
  2. Module 1: Manage Azure subscriptions and resources
    1. Module introduction 00:00:32
  3. Lesson 1: Manage Azure subscriptions
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:22
    2. 1.1 Assign administrator permissions 00:10:10
    3. 1.2 Configure cost center quotas and tagging 00:12:12
    4. 1.3 Configure Azure subscription policies at the subscription level 00:06:45
  4. Lesson 2: Analyze resource utilization and consumption
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:28
    2. 2.1 Configure diagnostic settings and baselines on resources 00:07:59
    3. 2.2 Create alerts 00:11:23
    4. 2.3 Analyze alerts and metrics 00:07:34
    5. 2.4 Create action groups 00:03:44
    6. 2.5 Monitor for unused resources 00:03:48
    7. 2.6 Utilize log query functions 00:07:44
  5. Lesson 3: Manage resource groups
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:21
    2. 3.1 Use Azure policies for resource group 00:04:46
    3. 3.2 Configure resource locks on resource policies 00:03:41
    4. 3.3 Implementing resource group tagging 00:06:38
  6. Lesson 4: Managed role-based access control (RBAC)
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:22
    2. 4.1 Implement role-based access control (RBAC) 00:08:14
    3. 4.2 Assign RBAC Roles and create a custom role 00:10:40
    4. 4.3 Troubleshoot RBAC 00:02:55
  7. Module 2: Implement and manage storage
    1. Module introduction 00:00:28
  8. Lesson 5: Create and configure storage accounts
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:30
    2. 5.1 Configure network access to the storage account 00:08:05
    3. 5.2 Create and configure storage accounts 00:08:45
    4. 5.3 Generate a shared access signature 00:04:38
    5. 5.4 Manage access keys 00:07:25
    6. 5.5 Monitor activity logs using Log Analytics 00:03:41
    7. 5.6 Implement Azure storage replication 00:07:30
  9. Lesson 6: Import and export data to Azure
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:25
    2. 6.1 Create imports and exports with Azure jobs 00:04:03
    3. 6.2 Use Azure Data Box 00:02:26
    4. 6.3 Configure and use Azure blob storage 00:05:07
    5. 6.4 Configure Azure CDN endpoints 00:07:06
  10. Lesson 7: Configure Azure files
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:20
    2. 7.1 Create Azure file share 00:08:39
    3. 7.2 Create Azure File Sync service 00:08:08
    4. 7.3 Troubleshoot Azure File Sync 00:04:08
  11. Lesson 8: Implement Azure backup
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:22
    2. 8.1 Create recovery services vault 00:06:17
    3. 8.2 Backup and restore data 00:10:12
    4. 8.3 Configure and review backup reports 00:03:40
    5. 8.4 Create and configure backup policy 00:03:06
  12. Module 3: Deploy and manage virtual machines (VMs)
    1. Module introduction 00:00:32
  13. Lesson 9: Create and configure a VM for Windows and Linux
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:23
    2. 9.1 Configure high availability 00:08:07
    3. 9.2 Configure VM attributes 00:10:16
    4. 9.3 Deploy and configure scale sets 00:04:04
  14. Lesson 10: Automate deployment of VMs
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:31
    2. 10.1 Modify an Azure Resource Manager (ARM) template 00:05:08
    3. 10.2 Configure the location of new VMs 00:01:56
    4. 10.3 Configure and deploy from a VHD template 00:03:00
    5. 10.4 Save a deployment as an ARM template 00:10:20
    6. 10.5 Deploy Windows and Linux VMs 00:06:25
  15. Lesson 11: Manage Azure VMs
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:27
    2. 11.1 Add data discs 00:06:14
    3. 11.2 Add network interfaces 00:04:54
    4. 11.3 Automate configuration management with Powershell DSC 00:06:44
    5. 11.4 Manage VM sizing and locations 00:07:26
    6. 11.5 Redeploy VMs 00:02:55
  16. Lesson 12: Manage VM backups
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:23
    2. 12.1 Configure a VM backup 00:05:43
    3. 12.2 Manage Azure VM backups 00:03:08
    4. 12.3 Perform VM restore 00:02:53
    5. 12.4 Azure Site Recovery 00:03:14
  17. Module 4: Configure and manage virtual networks
    1. Module introduction 00:00:45
  18. Lesson 13: Create connectivity between virtual networks
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:26
    2. 13.1 Create and configure VNET peering 00:10:58
    3. 13.2 Global VNET peering 00:03:23
    4. 13.3 Create a virtual network gateway 00:07:21
    5. 13.4 Verify virtual network connectivity 00:01:31
  19. Lesson 14: Implement and manage virtual networking
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:26
    2. 14.1 Configure private and public IP addresses 00:05:31
    3. 14.2 Configure network interfaces and subnets 00:05:55
    4. 14.3 Configure network routes 00:03:36
    5. 14.4 Configure name resolution 00:06:40
  20. Lesson 15: Create and configure a Network Security Group (NSG)
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:28
    2. 15.1 Create security rules 00:09:32
    3. 15.2 Associate an NSG to a subnet and interface 00:04:28
    4. 15.3 Identify required ports 00:04:45
    5. 15.4 Evaluate effective security rules 00:03:31
  21. Lesson 16: Implement Azure load balancer
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:22
    2. 16.1 Configure internal load balancers 00:08:03
    3. 16.2 Configure public load balancer 00:09:15
    4. 16.3 Troubleshoot load balancing 00:02:24
  22. Lesson 17: Monitor and troubleshoot virtual networking
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:26
    2. 17.1 Monitor on-premise connectivity 00:05:49
    3. 17.2 Use Network Watcher 00:07:44
    4. 17.3 Troubleshoot external networking 00:05:36
    5. 17.4 Troubleshoot virtual networking connectivity 00:06:34
  23. Lesson 18: Integrate on-premises network with virtual network
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:26
    2. 18.1 Create and configure Azure VPN Gateway 00:12:42
    3. 18.2 Create and configure site to site VPN 00:05:58
    4. 18.3 Configure ExpressRoute 00:09:09
    5. 18.4 Verify on-premises connectivity 00:02:31
  24. Module 5: Manage identities
    1. Module introduction 00:00:30
  25. Lesson 19: Manage Azure Active Directory (AD)
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:26
    2. 19.1 Add custom domains 00:07:02
    3. 19.2 Configure Azure AD Join 00:08:01
    4. 19.3 Configure self-service password reset 00:07:32
    5. 19.4 Manage multiple directories 00:03:56
  26. Lesson 20: Manage Azure AD objects
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:24
    2. 20.1 Create and manage users and groups 00:08:45
    3. 20.2 Manage device settings 00:06:52
    4. 20.3 Perform bulk user updates 00:03:06
    5. 20.4 Manage guest accounts 00:03:18
  27. Lesson 21: Implement and manage hybrid identities
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:23
    2. 21.1 Install and configure Azure AD Connect 00:08:02
    3. 21.2 Use AD Connect to configure federation 00:06:12
    4. 21.3 Manage password sync and password writeback 00:03:09
  28. Lesson 22: Implement multi-factor authentication (MFA)
    1. Learning objectives 00:00:24
    2. 22.1 Configure user accounts for MFA 00:06:53
    3. 22.2 Configure various MFA settings 00:07:02
  29. Summary
    1. Exam AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator: Summary 00:01:07

Product information

  • Title: Exam AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator (Video)
  • Author(s): Michael J. Shannon
  • Release date: November 2019
  • Publisher(s): Microsoft Press
  • ISBN: 0135981123