Skills you will learn

  • Design and implement web apps
  • Create and manage virtual machines
  • Design and implement cloud services
  • Manage application and network services
  • Design and implement a storage strategy

Who should learn

  • Aspiring Cloud professionals
  • Aspiring Azure professionals

What you will learn

  • Azure Fundamentals

    • Introduction

      • Course Introduction
    • Lesson 01: Introduction to Azure

      • Introduction to Azure
    • Lesson 02: Azure and Its Applications

      • Azure and Its Applications
    • Lesson 03: Azure Use Cases

      • Azure Use Cases
    • Lesson 04: Machine Learning in Azure

      • Machine Learning in Azure
    • Lesson 05: Azure Active Directory

      • Azure Active Directory
    • Lesson 06: Azure Data Factory

      • Azure Data Factory
    • Lesson 07: Azure Virtual Machine

      • Azure Virtual Machine
    • Lesson 08: Azure Virtual Networ

      • Azure Virtual Network
    • Lesson 09: AWS vs Azure

      • AWS vs Azure
    • Lesson 10: AWS Azure Google Cloud Platform

      • AWS Azure Google Cloud Platform
    • Lesson 11: Azure Interview Questions

      • Azure Interview Questions
    • Lesson 12: Knowledge Check

      • Knowledge Check

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Why you should learn

$120 billion in 2021

Expected growth rate of a global cloud infrastructure market


Annual median salary of an Azure developer

Career Opportunities


  • What are the prerequisites to learn Azure?

    There are no prerequisites to learn Azure. This free Azure fundamentals  course has been designed to cater to the understanding level of beginners.

  • How do beginners learn Azure?

    Beginners who want to learn Azure can start with the basics first. Once you have mastered Azure fundamentals you can move on to the advanced topics.

  • How long does it take to learn Azure fundamentals?

    This Azure fundamentals course consists of 5 hours of video content that will help you understand Azure thoroughly.

  • What should I learn first in a free Azure fundamentals course?

    It is recommended that you always start with Azure fundamentals first. For a better understanding, watch the learning videos in sequence without skipping any. 

  • Are Azure fundamentals easy to learn?

    The videos that you find as a part of this Azure free course are created by mentors who are industry leaders with vast experience in the field. They are aware of the needs of different learners and have designed the course to be easy to learn.

  • What are the Azure fundamentals covered in this free course?

    The Azure fundamentals covered in this free course include: 

    • Azure machine learning 
    • Azure virtual machines
    • AWS vs Azure
    • Azure Data Factory
    • Azure Active Directory

  • Why learn Azure? 

    Microsoft Azure is being used by 57 percent of companies worldwide. The paradigm shift from client-server computing to cloud computing has led to a global rise in demand for Azure professionals. With the vast majority of organizations across the world adopting the cloud, the demand for skilled professionals in this field is also rising. Exciting job roles with high salaries await Azure developers across all industries. 

  • Can I complete this free Azure fundamentals course in 90 days?

    Yes, you can complete this free Azure fundamentals within 90 days.

  • Will I get a certificate after completing the Azure fundamentals course?

    Yes, You will receive a Course Completion Certificate from SkillUp upon completing the Azure fundamentals program. You can unlock it by logging in to your SkillUp account. As soon as the certificate is unlocked, you will receive a mail with a link to your SkillUp learning dashboard on your registered mail address. Click the link to view and download your certificate. You can even add the certificate to your resume and share it on social media platforms.

  • What are my next best learning options after completing this Azure fundamentals course?

    After completing this free Azure fundamentals course, you can opt for the Azure Cloud Architect Master’s Program from Simplilearn.

  • What are the career opportunities for Azure professionals?

    Common careers for Azure professionals include:

    • Azure developer
    • Azure administrator 
    • Azure solution architect
    • Azure consultant
    • Azure DevOps engineer
    • Azure security engineer
    •  Azure data scientist
    • Azure AI engineer

  • What are my next best learning options after completing this Azure Fundamentals Course?

    One can take Azure Certification Master’s Program or Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing after completing this Fundamentals course.

  • What is Azure used for?

    Azure is a public cloud computing platform that is used to host, manage and develop applications off-site.  It can be used as an efficient replacement or supplement for your on-premise servers.

Learner Review

  • Kehinde Adewale Adesina

    Kehinde Adewale Adesina

    The structure of the modules is fantastic and makes learning easy and flexible. The mode of instruction is simplified for beginners to follow each concept. The timing is adequate and the exercises are apt.

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