AZ-900 Launched

We are excited to announce the launch of our new AZ-900 course!

The intended audience is for anyone wanting to start out with Azure and needs to learn the basic concepts or an individual looking to sell Azure services.  This course is a good place to begin your cloud journey and build a foundation of knowledge. A technical background is not required to take this course.

Leading instructor, Nick Colyer,  covers all of the AZ-900 pre-requisites and objectives defined by Microsoft as follows: 

Cloud Concepts (15-20%)

  • Describe the benefits and considerations of using cloud services

  • Describe the differences between Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS

  • Describe the differences between Public, Private and Hybrid cloud models

 Understand core Azure services (30-35%)

  • Understand the core Azure architectural components

  • Describe some of the core products available in Azure

  • Describe some of the solutions available on Azure

  • Understand Azure management tools

Understand security, privacy, compliance, and trust (25-30%)

  • Understand security network connectivity in Azure

  • Describe core Azure Identity Services

  • Describe security tools and features of Azure

  • Describe Azure governance technologies

  • Understand monitoring and reporting options in Azure

  • Understand privacy, compliance and data protection standards in Azure

Understand Azure pricing and support (25-30%

  • Understand Azure subscriptions

  • Understand planning and management costs

  • Understand the support options available with Azure

  • Describe Azure Service Level Agreements also known as SLA

  • Understand service lifecycle in Azure

For the up to date requirements, please go directly to Microsoft's exam page

Once you pass the exam, you will have your Microsoft Certified Azure Fundamentals badge.  You will be more than ready to take the next step, whether it’s the AZ-103 for the Azure Administrator path or the AZ-500 for the Microsoft Azure Security technologies certification.  The fun doesn't stop there with the AZ-300 series for your Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert badge.