Azure Architect Design


Course Description

In this course, you will learn how to manage security and identity within the context of Azure. Also, you’ll be introduced to multiple SaaS services available in Azure that for integration into existing Azure solutions.

You will also learn to Compare and contrast various database options on Azure, identify data streaming options for large-scale data ingest, and identify longer-term data storage options.

This course will also cover how to deploy an ARM template to a resource group, author a complex deployment using the Azure Building Blocks tools, and integrate an API or Logic App with the API Management service.

Who Should Attend

Successful Cloud Solutions Architects begin this role with practical experience with operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, billing, and networking.

Course Information


Length: 4 day

Format: Lecture and Lab

Delivery Method: Virtual / Onsite

Max. Capacity: 16



Learning Objectives

  • Integrate their existing solutions with external identity providers using Azure AD B2B or B2C
  • Design a hybrid identity solution
  • Determine when to use advanced features of Azure AD such as Managed Service Identity, MFA and Privileged Identity Management
  • Secure application secrets using Key Vault
  • Secure application data using SQL Database and Azure Storage features
  • Detail the various APIs available in Cognitive Services
  • Identify when to use the Face API, Speech API or Language Understanding (LUIS) service
  • Describe the relationship to Bot Framework and Azure Bot Services
  • Determine the ideal pricing option for Azure Storage based on a solution’s requirements
  • Identify performance thresholds for the Azure Storage service
  • Determine the type of Storage blobs to use for specific solution components
  • Use the Azure Files service for SMB operations
  • Identify solutions that could benefit from the use of StorSimple physical or virtual devices
  • Compare and contrast monitoring services for applications, the Azure platform, and networking
  • Design an alert scheme for a solution hosted in Azure 
  • Select the appropriate backup option for infrastructure and data hosted in Azure
  • Create a resource group and add resources to it
  • Deploy an ARM template to a resource group Integrate an API or Logic App with the API Management service
  • Design an App Service Plan or multi-region deployment for high performance and scale
  • Integrate an API or Logic App with the API Management service
  • Design an App Service Plan or multi-region deployment for high performance and scale
  • Automate the deployment of future resources for backup recovery or scaling purposes
  • Describe various patterns pulled from the Cloud Design Patterns
  • Distribute network traffic across multiple loads using load balancers
  • Design a hybrid connectivity scenario between cloud and on-premise
  • Design an availability set for one or more virtual machines
  • Describe the differences between fault and update domains
  • Author a VM Scale Set ARM template

Labs

  • Securing Secrets in Azure
  • Deploying Service Instances as Components of Overall
    Azure Solutions
  • Deploying Database Instances in Azure
  • Deploying Configuration Management Solutions
    to Azure
  • Deploying Resources with Azure Resource Manager
  • Deploying Managed Containerized Workloads to Azure
  • Deploying Serverless Workloads to Azure
  • Building Azure IaaS-Based Server Applications
  • Deploying Network Infrastructure for Use in Azure
    Solutions
  • Integrating Azure Solution Components using
    Messaging Services



UPCOMING TRAINING SESSIONS VIEW CALENDAR
DATES LOCATION DAYS  
Dec 16, 2019 WebEx - Central Time Zone 4 DAY COURSE
Feb 24, 2020 WebEx - Central Time Zone 4 DAY COURSE