AZ-103: Microsoft Azure Administrator

Course Code: 5012


Microsoft’s AZ-103 – Microsoft Azure Administrator has now replaced the erstwhile AZ-100: Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment and AZ-101: Microsoft Azure Integration and Security tracks.

Azure Administrators manage the entire cloud services for any organization. For an Azure administrator, a deep understanding of all the services across the entire IT cycle is essential. This course prepares participants for earning the Microsoft Azure Administrator certification, which will validate their skills and expertise as an Azure administrator and set them apart from the rest in the field.

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Course Delivery

This course is available in the following formats:

Live Classroom
Duration: 13 days

Live Virtual Classroom
Duration: 13 days

What You'll learn

This course aims to help participants understand:

  • How to manage Azure subscriptions
  • Create and scale virtual machines
  • Implement storage solutions
  • Configure virtual networking, back up and share data
  • Connect Azure and on-premises sites and manage network traffic
  • Implement Azure Active Directory, secure identities, and monitor solutions


  • Azure Portal and Cloud Shell
  • Azure PowerShell and CLI
  • Resource Manager
  • ARM Templates
  • Virtual Machine planning
  • Creating Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine availability
  • Virtual Machine extensions
  • Lab: Deploy and Manage Virtual Machines Lab – Virtual Machines and Scale Sets
  • Storage accounts
  • Azure blobs
  • Azure files
  • Storage security
  • Lab: Implement and manage storage
  • Virtual networks
  • IP addressing and endpoints
  • Azure DNS
  • Network security groups
  • Lab: Configure Azure DNS
  • VNet peering
  • VNet-to-VNet connections
  • ExpressRoute connections
  • Lab: VNet peering and service chaining
  • Azure monitor
  • Azure alerts
  • Log analytics
  • Network watcher
  • Lab: Network watcher
  • Data replication
  • File and folder backups
  • Virtual Machine backups
  • Lab: Azure Site Recovery between regions
  • Network routing
  • Azure load balancer
  • Azure traffic manager
  • Lab: Load balancer and Traffic manager
  • Azure active directory
  • Azure AD Connect
  • Azure AD Join
  • Lab: Implement Directory Synchronization
  • Multi-Factor authentication
  • Azure AD Identity Protection
  • Self-service Password Reset
  • Lab: Azure AD Identity Protection Lab – Self-service password reset
  • Subscriptions and accounts
  • Role-based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Users and groups
  • Azure policy
  • Lab: Role-based Access Control Lab – Governance and Compliance
  • Content delivery network
  • File sync
  • Import and export service
  • Data box
  • Lab: File sync
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For this course, participants need to have –

  • An understanding of on-premises virtualization technologies, including virtual machines, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks
  • Knowledge of network configuration, including TCP/IP, Domain Name System (DNS), virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, and encryption technologies
  • Familiarity with Active Directory concepts, including domains, forests, domain controllers, replication, Kerberos protocol, and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
  • A basic understanding of resilience and disaster recovery, including backup and restore operations

Who Should Attend

The course is highly recommended for current and aspiring –

  • Network project engineers
  • Cloud infrastructure specialists
  • Cloud administrators
  • DevOps engineers
  • Application developers
  • Infrastructure administrators
  • Software architects
  • Windows System Administrators
  • Software developers
  • IoT Platform developers

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