Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment - Exam AZ-100

Training Architect
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Chad Crowell
Chad is an IT professional with over 10 years of experience in the IT field. In his career history, he has transitioned from managing large datacenters with racks of physical servers to utilizing the cloud and automating infrastructure in a way that makes late night service interruptions a thing of the past. Chad enjoys sharing his experiences and helping people discover how they can use technology to make their lives easier, whether that be through automation, containers, infrastructure as code, or otherwise.

Course Introduction

Introduction

About the Course
00:01:45
About the Training Architect
00:00:29
About The Book of Nephele
00:01:52
How to Use The Book of Nephele
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Course Features and Tools
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Creating an Azure Account and Billing Alerts
00:10:32

Azure Cloud Fundamentals

Getting Started with Azure

Azure Introduction
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What is IaaS?
00:10:53
Azure Terminology
00:10:57
What are Resources?
00:16:05
Regions, Zones, and Sets
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Azure Services
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Azure Review
00:05:30

Manage Azure Subscriptions and Resources (15-20%)

Mission #1: Organize and Control

Assigned Mission #1: Organize and Control
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Manage Azure Subscriptions

Create a Subscription and Assign Permissions
00:15:28
Configure Subscription Policies
00:13:10
Setting up Cost Quotas and Tagging
00:10:03
Hands-On-Lab: Applying Tags to VMs in Azure Using Powershell
00:30:00

Analyze Resource Utilization and Consumption

Subscription-level Metrics, Logging, and Alerting
00:11:57
Configure Diagnostic Settings on Resources in Azure
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Analyze and Alert on Log Data in Log Analytics
00:10:41
Monitoring, Reporting, and Notification Preferences
00:18:33

Manage Resource Groups

Allocate and Configure Resource Policies and Locks
00:19:42
Removing, Changing, and Tagging Resource Groups
00:17:02

Review Mission #1

Reviewing Mission #1
00:03:32

Implement and Manage Storage (20-25%)

Mission #2: Accessing and Securing Data Storage

Assigned Mission #2: Accessing and Securing Data Storage
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Create and Configure Storage Accounts

Storage Accounts and Blob Storage
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Securing Storage with Access Keys and Shared Access Signatures
00:10:20
Connecting and Managing Storage with Storage Explorer
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Monitor and Protect Storage for High Availability
00:10:14
Hands-On-Lab: Securing Storage With Access Keys and Shared Access Signatures in Microsoft Azure
00:30:00
Hands-On-Lab: Modifying a Storage Account and Setting Blob Container to Immutable
00:30:00

Import and Export Data to Azure

The Azure Import/Export Service
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Import Data into Blobs or Files
00:17:05
Export Data from Blob Storage to Disk Drives
00:08:28
Configure Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN) Endpoints
00:13:21
Hands-On-Lab: Utilizing AzCopy to Copy Files From On-Premises to Azure Storage Accounts
01:00:00
Hands-On-Lab: Configuring Content Delivery Network (CDN) Endpoints in Microsoft Azure
01:00:00

Configure Azure Files

Create a File Share in Azure Files
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Deploy Azure File Sync Service
00:15:23
Hands-On-Lab: Creating and Mounting Azure File Shares
00:30:00

Implement Azure Backup

VM Backups using Recovery Services Vault
00:19:07
Review Backup Reports
00:06:29
Snapshot Blobs and File Shares
00:09:59
Restoring from Backup
00:12:40

Review Mission #2

Reviewing Mission #2
00:03:13

Deploy and Manage Virtual Machines (VMs) (20-25%)

Mission #3: Controlling VM Configurations

Assigned Mission #3: Controlling VM Configurations
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Create and Configure a VM for Windows and Linux

Creating Highly Available VMs in Azure
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Managed and Unmanaged VM Disks
00:09:36
Network Communication Between VMs
00:13:08
Activate Monitoring for VMs
00:10:11
Re-sizing VMs After Deployment
00:08:26
Configure VM Scale Sets
00:05:41

Automate Deployment of VMs

Create and Deploy Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Templates
00:11:30
Modify Azure Resource Manager (ARM) Template
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Register a VM from a VHD
00:06:58
Hands-On-Lab: Deploying a VM Using an ARM Template in Azure
00:30:00

Manage Azure VM

Attaching Disks to an Azure VM
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Add a Network Interface to an Azure VM
00:05:24
Using PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC)
00:07:19
Hands-On-Lab: Attaching a Custom Disk to an Existing VM in Microsoft Azure
00:30:00

Manage VM Backups

Managing Policies and Backups of Azure VMs
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Hands-On-Lab: Configuring Azure Backups
01:30:00

Review Mission #3

Reviewing Mission #3
00:02:12

Configure and Manage Virtual Networks (20-25%)

Mission #4: Optimize Communications Performance

Assigned Mission #4: Optimize Communication Performance
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Implement and Manage Virtual Networking

Configure Virtual Networks and Subnets
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Network Interfaces and Accelerated Networking
00:13:06
Configure Public and Private Virtual Networks
00:13:29
Hands-On-Lab: Adding a Network Interface to a VM in Azure
00:30:00

Create Connectivity Between Virtual Networks

Create Peering Between Virtual Networks
00:07:13
Configure Virtual Network Gateway
00:08:35

Configure Name Resolution

Azure DNS Zones and Custom DNS Settings
00:09:08

Create and Configure a Network Security Group (NSG)

Network Security Groups and Effective Security Rules
00:05:09
Identifying Ports in a Network Security Group
00:06:07
Hands-On-Lab: Creating a Network Security Group with Inbound and Outbound Rules
00:30:00

Reviewing Mission 4

Reviewing Mission #4
00:02:44

Manage Identities (15-20%)

Mission #5: Authenticating Directories, Users, and Groups

Assigned Mission #5: Authenticating Directories, Users, and Groups
00:02:08

Manage Azure Active Directory (AAD)

Creating a New Azure Active Directory and Adding Custom Domains
00:10:25
Self-service Options in Azure Active Directory
00:05:45
Authenticating Devices in Azure Active Directory
00:04:24

Manage Azure AD Objects (Users, Groups, and Devices)

Creating and Maintaining Users, Groups, and Devices
00:20:30

Implement and Manage Hybrid Identities

Azure AD Connect and Federation
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Azure AD Single Sign-on
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Reviewing Mission 5

Reviewing Mission #5
00:02:31

You Did It! What's Next?

Next Steps

What's Next
00:00:56
About the Exam
00:03:59

Practice Exam

Live-Environment-Challenge: AZ-100: Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment - Practice Exam (Part 1)
01:30:00
Live-Environment-Challenge: AZ-100: Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment - Practice Exam (Part 2-Case Study)
00:45:00

Details

This course is designed to help you learn and develop the requisite skills to pass the Microsoft Azure AZ-100 certification exam. The AZ-100 exam tests your knowledge in creating, configuring, and managing resources in the Azure Cloud, including but not limited to: managing Azure subscriptions, creating and managing alerts, configuring resource policies and alerts, creating and configuring Storage Accounts, deploying and managing virtual machines, creating and configuring VNET peering and DNS, managing AD Identity protection and objects, along with a lot more!

Find the Interactive Diagram for the course—The Book of Nephele—here: https://interactive.linuxacademy.com/diagrams/TheBookofNephele.html

Study Guides

AZ-100_exam-objectives.pdf

Azure_resiliency_infographic.pdf

Data-Classification-for-Cloud-Readiness.pdf

The Book of Nephele - Interactive Diagram for Microsoft AZ-100 Course!

You will find the diagram here! - https://interactive.linuxacademy.com/diagrams/TheBookofNephele.html

Shared-Responsibilities-for-Cloud-Computing.pdf

TheBookofNephele.pdf

Instructor Deck

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