AZ-103 Certification Course Overview

Simplilearn’s Azure Administrator training provides you with a deep understanding of the entire administrative lifecycle in Azure environments. This Azure course shows you how to maintain services related to computing, storage, network, and security. Enhance your Azure Administrator skills and prepare to ace the AZ-103 Azure Administrator exam.

AZ-103 Training Key Features

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  • 60 hours of blended learning
  • Practice labs and projects with Azure labs
  • Access to official Microsoft content aligned to the AZ-103 exam
  • Exam voucher included
  • Flexibility to choose classes
  • 24*7 support with dedicated mentoring sessions

Skills Covered

  • Management of Azure subscriptions and resource groups
  • Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Deploy resources with ARM templates
  • Azure Backup, Azure File Sync
  • Azure Content Delivery Network
  • Azure PowerShell
  • Azure DNS domains
  • Site connectivity schemas
  • Azure Active Directory
  • Azure AD Identity Protection
  • Configure Azure Load Balancer

Training Options

Blended Learning

₹ 23,999

  • 90 days of flexible access to online classes
  • Lifetime access to high-quality self-paced e-learning content and live class recordings
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support
  • Classes starting in Hyderabad from:-
11th Apr: Weekend Class
18th Apr: Weekend Class

Corporate Training

Customized to your team's needs

  • Blended learning delivery model (self-paced eLearning and/or instructor-led options)
  • Flexible pricing options
  • Enterprise grade Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Enterprise dashboards for individuals and teams
  • 24x7 learner assistance and support

AZ-103 Course Curriculum


The Azure Administrator course is best suited for Azure administrators and engineers, system administrators looking to expand into Azure, and IT professionals.
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The Azure Administrator certification course requires professionals to be proficient in using PowerShell and the Command Line Interface. They should also have prior experience with Azure Portal, ARM templates, operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, and networking.
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Course Content

  • Microsoft Certified Associate: Azure Administrator AZ-103

    • Section 01 Quick Start

      • 1.1 Course Introduction
    • Section 02 Microsoft Azure Administrator Course

      • 2.1 AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator Course
      • 2.2 Welcome to the AZ-103 Course
      • 2.3 Multi-Channel Learning & Other Resources
    • Section 03 Manage Azure subscriptions

      • 3.1 AZ-103 - Manage Azure subscriptions
      • 3.2 Cost center and tagging
      • 3.3 Managing Policy by PowerShell and CLI
      • 3.4 Azure Policy
    • Section 04 Analyse resource utilization and consumption

      • 4.1 Diagnostics
      • 4.2 Baseline Environment
      • 4.3 Create Alerts
      • 4.4 Create Metrics
      • 4.5 Action Groups
      • 4.6 Manage Costs
      • 4.7 Log Analytics
    • Section 05 Manage resource groups

      • 5.1 Resource Group
      • 5.2 Policy
      • 5.3 Move Resources
      • 5.4 Section One Wrap Up
    • Section 06 Create and configure storage accounts

      • 6.1 Create and configure storage accounts
      • 6.2 Virtual Networks and Firewalls
      • 6.3 Access Keys and SAS
      • 6.4 Storage Explorer
      • 6.5 Log Analytics
      • 6.6 Redundant Storage
    • Section 07 Import and export data to Azure

      • 7.1 Import and export data to Azure
      • 7.2 Blob Storage
      • 7.3 CDN
    • Section 08 Configure Azure files

      • 8.1 Configure Azure files
      • 8.2 Azure File Sync
      • 8.3 Troubleshoot Azure File Sync
    • Section 09 Azure Backup

      • 9.1 Azure Backup
      • 9.2 On-Premises Backup
      • 9.3 Backup Reports
      • 9.4 Section 2 Wrap Up
    • Section 10 Azure Virtual Machines

      • 10.1 Azure Virtual Machines
      • 10.2 Connect to a Virtual Machine
      • 10.3 VM Availability
      • 10.4 VM Monitoring
      • 10.5 Virtual Machine Scale Sets (VMSS)
    • Section 11 Windows and Linux VMs

      • 11.1 Windows and Linux VMs - Part One
      • 11.2 Modify Existing ARM Templates - Part Two
      • 11.3 Modify Existing ARM Templates - Part Three
      • 11.4 Modify Existing ARM Templates - Part Four
      • 11.5 Deploy Linux VM using ARM Templates
    • Section 12 Manage Azure VM

      • 12.1 Manage Azure VM
      • 12.2 Add NIC Interfaces to a VM
      • 12.3 Change VM Size
      • 12.4 Redeploy a VM
    • Section 13 Manage VM Backups

      • 13.1 Manage VM Backups
      • 13.2 VM Backup Jobs and Restores
      • 13.3 Wrap Up
    • Section 14 Virtual Network Connectivity

      • 14.1 Virtual Network Connectivity
      • 14.2 VNet-to-VNet Connection
    • Section 15 Manage Virtual Networking

      • 15.1 Manage Virtual Networking
      • 15.2 Public IP Addresses
      • 15.3 Network Routing
    • Section 16 DNS

      • 16.1 DNS
      • 16.2 Assign a Custom Domain
    • Section 17 Network Security Groups

      • 17.1 Network Security Groups
      • 17.2 Implement Effective NSG Rules
      • 17.3 Wrap Up
    • Section 18 Azure Active Directory

      • 18.1 Azure Active Directory
      • 18.2 Create Azure AD
      • 18.3 Add Custom Domains
      • 18.4 Trial Upgrade to Premium P2
      • 18.5 AD Identity Protection
      • 18.6 Self Service Password Reset
      • 18.7 Conditional Access
      • 18.8 Access Reviews
    • Section 19 Manage AD Objects

      • 19.1 Manage AD Objects
      • 19.2 Manage Devices
    • Section 20 Hybrid Identities

      • 20.1 Hybrid Identities
      • 20.2 Wrap Up
    • Section 21 Implement multi-factor authentication (MFA)

      • 21.1 Implement multi-factor authentication (MFA)
      • 21.2 AAD Conditional Access
      • 21.3 Configuring Fraud Alerts
      • 21.4 MFA One Time Bypass
      • 21.5 AAD MFA Verification Methods Trusted IPs
    • Section 22 Managed role-based access control (RBAC)

      • 22.1 Managed role-based access control (RBAC)
      • 22.2 Creating Custom RBAC Roles
    • Section 23 Implement Azure load balancer

      • 23.1 Implement Azure load balancer
      • 23.2 Setup Load Balancer
      • 23.3 Front End IP Configuration
    • Section 24 Monitor and troubleshoot virtual networking

      • 24.1 Monitor and troubleshoot virtual networking
      • 24.2 Network Watcher

AZ-103 Exam & Certification

Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator Associate Training Course in Hyderabad
  • What is required to earn the Azure Administrator certification?

    To earn the Azure Developer certification, you must pass the following exam:

    AZ-103: Microsoft Azure Administrator

    NOTE: This exam is a combination and replacement for 2 exams previously known as AZ-100: Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment and AZ-101: Microsoft Azure Integration and Security.

  • What is the new learning path for AZ-103: Microsoft Azure Administrator and when is it effective from?

  • Does this new exam and certification replace any existing Azure exams?

    Yes, this Azure Administrator Associate certification is the replacement for Exam 70-533. You can get this certification by passing exam AZ-203. This holistic curriculum prepares you for the exam.

  • What is the difference between 70-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Solutions and Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate Certification?

    This new Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate certification has evolved to have more in-depth coverage of the role-specific skills required in the industry compared to the previous certification.

  • What if I have already taken the 70-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Solutions certification exam? How do I become a Microsoft Certified Associate: Azure Administrator?

    If you have already taken the 70-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Solutions certification exam, then you must take the Microsoft Azure Administrator Certification Transition: Exam AZ-102 to become a Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate.

  • Is this course accredited?

    Yes, Simplilearn is a Silver Microsoft Partner, and this course is accredited by Microsoft.

  • How much do the Microsoft Azure Administrator certification exams cost?

    The cost of the Exam AZ-103: Microsoft Azure Administrator is $165.00 USD plus taxes (for US residents) each and INR 4800 plus taxes (for India residents) each. This fee is paid to Microsoft when you register for your exam.

  • Do you provide assistance for the exam application process?

    Yes, our Help and Support team can provide you with assistance for the exam application process.

  • If I need to cancel my enrollment, can I get a refund?

    Yes, you can cancel your enrollment if necessary. We will refund the course price after deducting an administration fee. To learn more, please read our Refund Policy.

  • How can I learn more about this training program?

    Contact us using the form on the right of any page on the Simplilearn website, or select the Live Chatbot. Our customer service representatives can provide you with more details.

  • How can I pass the Microsoft Azure Administrator exam in my first attempt?

    Simplilearn’s training course is designed to give you all of the skill-sets necessary to successfully complete the required projects and help you pass Exam AZ-103: Microsoft Azure Administrator in your first attempt. Please note that this course does not guarantee you will pass in your first attempt but you will be armed with all of the knowledge to do so.

  • How do I order books and study materials?

    When you take Simplilearn’s Microsoft Azure Administrator certification, you won’t need additional study materials. Everything you need to pass the certification exam will be provided in the course.

  • How should I prepare for Microsoft Azure Administrator exam?

    Simplilearn’s Microsoft Azure Administrator training is aligned with the requirements of the exam. As such, our experienced trainers will help you learn to use the Azure Admin platform and prepare for the certification exam. The successful completion of Simplilearn’s Azure Administrator training will allow you to pass the certification exam and get certified.

  • How long is the Microsoft Azure Administrator certification valid?

    This certification is valid as per Microsoft discretion. Retired certifications (i.e. certification for technologies that are no longer being used) move to the retired section of a candidate’s transcript. 

  • Where can I download the Microsoft Azure exam application?

    You can download the application for the Azure certification here. 

  • In what languages are Microsoft Azure Administrator exams available?

    The Azure exams can be taken in a variety of languages. The exams are available in English, Spanish, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), French, German, Japanese, Portuguese (Brazil), and Russian. Those who have to take the test in English and aren’t comfortable with it can appeal for additional time. 

  • Is the exam fee included in the course fee?

    Yes, the exam fee is included in the course fee.

Why Simplilearn

Simplilearn’s Blended Learning model brings classroom learningexperience online with its world-class LMS. It combines instructor-led training, self-paced learning and personalized mentoring to provide an immersive learning experience

  • Self-Paced Online Video

    A 360-degree learning approach that you can adapt to your learning style

  • Live Virtual Classroom

    Engage and learn more with these live and highly-interactive classes alongside your peers

  • 24/7 Teaching Assistance

    Keep engaged with integrated teaching assistance in your desktop and mobile learning

  • Online Practice Labs

    Projects provide you with sample work to show prospective employers

  • Applied Projects

    Real-world projects relevant to what you’re learning throughout the program

  • Learner Social Forums

    A support team focused on helping you succeed alongside a peer community

Microsoft Azure Training FAQs

  • What are the course objectives?

    The Microsoft Certified Associate: Azure Administrator online training course in Hyderabad is ideal for Azure Administrator roles that emphasize deployment, management, and monitoring of Azure infrastructure resources. The holistic certification training will provide you with a deep-rooted comprehension of the entire administrative lifecycle of Azure environments and show you how to maintain services related to computing, storage, network, and security. Upon completion of the course, Azure administrators will be able to accept requests for infrastructure services and applications, make suggestions on services for optimal performance and scale, and provision, size, monitor, and adjust resources.

    Please note that Exam AZ-100: Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment training will be available as live virtual classroom and Exam AZ-101: Microsoft Azure Integration and Security training will be online self-paced learning.

  • What skills will you learn?

    After completing this Azure Administrator online training course, you will be able to:

    • Manage Azure subscriptions, billing, and role-based access control with Azure users and groups
    • Utilize Azure Monitor to configure alerts and review the Azure Activity Log
    • Deploy resources with ARM templates and organize Azure resources
    • Implement, manage, and secure storage with shared access keys, Azure backup, and Azure File Sync
    • Store and access data using Azure Content Delivery Network and the Import and Export service
    • Build, execute, manage, and monitor virtual machines in Azure Portal with Azure PowerShell 
    • Use Azure DNS domains, zones, record types, and resolution methods
    • Execute site connectivity schemas comprising VNet-to-VNet connections and virtual network peering
    • Integrate, secure, and manage identities with Azure Active Directory, Self-Service Password Reset, Azure AD Identity Protection, and integrated SaaS applications
    • Migrate servers to Azure
    • Implement use cases and configuration options for Azure App Services and App Service environments
    • Manage and secure web apps with backup, restore, snapshot, and cloning
    • Deploy serverless computing features such as Azure Functions, Event Grid, and Service Bus
    • Configure Azure Load Balancer, Azure Traffic Manager, and Azure Application Gateway
    • Use Azure RBAC to grant a granular level of access based on an administrator’s assigned tasks
    • Utilize Azure Multi-factor Authentication to configure strong authentication for users at sign-in
    • Execute Azure AD Privileged Identity Management to configure access rights based on the just-in-time administration

  • Who should take this course?

    This online training certification course is ideal for:

    • Azure administrators and engineers 
    • System administrators looking to expand into Azure
    • IT professionals

  • What are the prerequisites for this course?

    • Proficiency in using PowerShell and the Command Line Interface
    • Prior experience with Azure Portal, ARM templates, operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, and networking


  • What is Azure Admin?

    An Azure Administrator is responsible for implementing, monitoring, and managing Microsoft Azure solutions, which spans key services related to compute, storage, network, and security.

  • What is Microsoft Azure?

    Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing platform that allows individuals and organizations to deploy web applications, virtual servers, and IT platforms. It also allows them to host databases, perform analytics, and store data.

  • Who are the trainers for this training program?

    Our Trainers are Microsoft certified (MCTs) and highly qualified with over 15 years of experience in training and are working in the domain.

  • What is a Cloud Administrator?

    A cloud administrator manages cloud-based IT resources. A cloud administrator can either work directly for a company’s cloud services organization or can also be a third-party organization contracted to administer the cloud-based IT resource service.

  • How do I get access to the Azure Platform?

    You may get access to Azure Free trial by visiting

  • What tools do I need to attend the training sessions?

    The system requirements to attend this online training are quite basic:

    • OS: Windows any version above XP SP3 & Mac any version above OS X 10.6
    • Internet Speed: Preferably above 512 KBPS
    • Headset: Any decent headset and microphone which can be used to talk and hear clearly
    • PowerShell Client on MacOS or Windows
    • Azure Trial from Microsoft or Paid Subscription

  • What is Global Teaching Assistance?

    Our teaching assistants are here to help you get certified in your first attempt. They are a dedicated team of subject matter experts to help you at every step and enrich your learning experience from class onboarding to project mentoring and job assistance. They engage with the students proactively to ensure the course path is followed. Teaching Assistance is available during business hours.

  • What is covered under the 24/7 Support promise?

    We offer 24/7 support through email, chat, and calls. We also have a dedicated team that provides on-demand assistance through our community forum. What’s more, you will have lifetime access to the community forum, even after completion of your course with us.

  • What is online classroom training?

    All of the classes are conducted via live online streaming. They are interactive sessions that enable you to ask questions and participate in discussions during class time.

  • How do I register for this online training course by Simplilearn?

    You can enrol in this online Azure Administrator training on our website and make an online payment using any of the following options: 

    • Visa Credit or Debit Card
    • MasterCard
    • American Express
    • Diner’s Club
    • PayPal 

    Once payment is received you will automatically receive a payment receipt and access information via email.

  • What certification will I receive after completing the Azure Administrator training?

    After successful completion of the Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate Certification training, you will be awarded the course completion certificate from Simplilearn.

  • Is this live training, or will I watch pre-recorded videos?

    If you enrol for self-paced e-learning, you will have access to pre-recorded videos. If you enrol for the online classroom Flexi Pass, you will have access to live training conducted online as well as the pre-recorded videos.

  • What If I miss a session?

    We provide recordings of each session you attend for future reference.

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