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Exam AZ-305 Designing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (Video)

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  • Copyright 2023
  • Edition: 1st
  • Online Video
  • ISBN-10: 0-13-733895-3
  • ISBN-13: 978-0-13-733895-5

8 + Hours of Video Instruction

Prepare for the AZ-305 Exam with walk through examples of the key topics required to achieve the Designing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions Exam.

This course is for subject matter experts, cloud architects, or experienced technicians who work with business to understand requirements, and design and build secure, reliable solutions in Microsoft Azure.  Although aimed at those seeking to pass the AZ-305 exam, this course is also ideal for experienced professionals who need an in-depth understanding of the core Azure components and the security surrounding them.

Covering each of the core requirements you'll learn how to design and build solutions in Azure using the portal and PowerShell, and understand the different options available to create scalable, secure systems.

Learn How To:

  • Design identity, governance, and monitoring solutions
  • Design data storage solutions
  • Design business continuity solutions
  • Design infrastructure solutions

Who Should Take This Course?

  • Azure Solution Architects who advise stakeholders and translate business requirements into secure, scalable, and reliable solutions.
  • Junior Architects wanting to advance their skills in Cloud.

Course Requirements:

Experience of the Azure platform in general.  A general understanding of development patterns would also be advantageous.

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Sample Content

Table of Contents

Module 1: Design Identity, Governance, and Monitoring Solutions

Lesson 1: Logging and Monitoring          

1.1         Monitoring Overview

1.2         Log Routing Options

1.3         Logging for Virtual Machines

1.4         Using Event Alerts

1.5         Using Log Analytics

1.6         Using Resource Graph

1.7         Architecture Example

Lesson 2: Authentication and Authorization

2.1         Authentication Options in Azure

2.2         Storing Keys in Keyvault

2.3         Using Managed Identities

2.4         Using Service Principles

2.5         Enabling Oauth on Web Apps

2.6         Understanding Role-based Access Controls         

2.7         Implementing Management Groups

2.8         Using RBAC Roles

2.9         Using Custom RBAC Roles

2.10       Granting Access to External Clients

2.11       Architecture Example

Lesson 3: Governance

3.1         Introduction to Governance Options

3.2         Using Tags

3.3         Using Policies

3.4         Using Blueprints

3.5         Architecture Example

Lesson 4: Advanced Security Options

4.1         Introduction to MFA, Conditional Access, and Just-In-Time Access

4.2         Disabling Security Defaults

4.3         Setting Up Conditional Access

4.4         Setting Up an Access Review

4.5         Using Just-In-Time Access


Module 2: Design Data Storage Solutions

Lesson 5: Using Resilient Data Components

5.1         Introduction to Storage Options

5.2         Azure Storage Accounts

5.3         Using Lifecycle Management for Data

5.4         Understanding Azure SQL Options

5.5         Scaling Azure SQL

5.6         Understanding Cosmos DB

5.7         Working with Cosmos DB

5.8         Architecture Example


Lesson 6: Data Integration

6.1         Introduction to Data Analysis

6.2         Introduction to Azure Data Factory

6.3         Introduction to Azure Databricks

6.4         Introduction to Azure Synapse Analytics

6.5         Architecture Example


Module 3: Design Business Continuity Solutions

Lesson 7: Azure Backup and Site Recovery

7.1         Introduction to Disaster Recover Principles

7.2         Azure Backup for VMs

7.3         Azure Site Recovery

7.4         Azure SQL Backup Options

7.5         Architecture Example


Module 4: Design Infrastructure Solutions

Lesson 8: Understanding Compute Options

8.1         Introduction to Different Types of Compute in Azure

8.2         Using Basic VMs

8.3         Creating Shared Images

8.4         Setting Up a Load Balancer

8.5         Using Scale Sets

8.6         Using Azure Batch

8.7         Architecture Example


Lesson 9: Using Containers in Azure

9.1         Containerization Concepts

9.2         Creating a Basic Container

9.3         Using Web Apps for Containers

9.4         Understanding AKS Concepts

9.5         Using AKS

9.6         Deploying to AKS


Lesson 10: Understanding Application Architectures

10.1       Introduction to Azure Application Components

10.2       Setting Up a Modern API

10.3       Introduction to Queues and Events

10.4       Using Azure Event Grid

10.5       Using Azure Service Bus

10.6       Review of Compute Options

10.7       Architecture Example


Lesson 11: Migrating to the Cloud

11.1       Considerations for Migrating to Cloud

11.2       Looking at VM Migrations

11.3       Looking at Database Migrations

Lesson 12: Networking in Azure

12.1       Introduction to Networking

12.2       Network Security Options

12.3       Connecting Networks in Azure

12.4       Using Service Endpoints

12.5       Connectivity Walkthrough

12.6       Architecture Example


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