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

  • 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

$ 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 Singapore from:-
23rd Nov: Weekend Class
2nd Dec: Weekday 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

Eligibility

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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Pre-requisites

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

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    • Section 01 Quick Start

      01:06Preview
      • 1.1 Course Introduction
        01:06
    • Section 02 AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator Course

      11:14Preview
      • 2.1 AZ-103 Microsoft Azure Administrator Course
        01:31
      • 2.2 Welcome to the AZ-103 Course
        04:58
      • 2.3 Multi-Channel Learning & Other Resources
        04:45
    • Section 03 AZ-103 - Manage Azure subscriptions

      26:13Preview
      • 3.1 AZ-103 - Manage Azure subscriptions
        03:44
      • 3.2 Cost center and tagging
        07:01
      • 3.3 Managing Policy by PowerShell and CLI
        09:55
      • 3.4 Azure Policy
        05:33
    • Section 04 AZ-103 - Analyse resource utilization and consumption

      44:50Preview
      • 4.1 Diagnostics
        08:32
      • 4.2 Baseline Environment
        09:06
      • 4.3 Create Alerts
        06:11
      • 4.4 Create Metrics
        03:07
      • 4.5 Action Groups
        02:43
      • 4.6 Manage Costs
        06:37
      • 4.7 Log Analytics
        08:34
    • Section 05 AZ-103 - Manage resource groups

      12:09Preview
      • 5.1 Resource Group
        05:33
      • 5.2 Policy
        02:00
      • 5.3 Move Resources
        03:43
      • 5.4 Section One Wrap Up
        00:53
    • Section 06 AZ-103 - Create and configure storage accounts

      32:38Preview
      • 6.1 Create and configure storage accounts
        07:23
      • 6.2 Virtual Networks and Firewalls
        03:36
      • 6.3 Access Keys and SAS
        07:00
      • 6.4 Storage Explorer
        04:05
      • 6.5 Log Analytics
        05:34
      • 6.6 Redundant Storage
        05:00
    • Section 07 AZ-103 - Import and export data to Azure

      18:47Preview
      • 7.1 Import and export data to Azure
        05:54
      • 7.2 Blob Storage
        02:49
      • 7.3 CDN
        10:04
    • Section 08 AZ-103 - Configure Azure files

      10:28
      • 8.1 Configure Azure files
        04:28
      • 8.2 Azure File Sync
        03:29
      • 8.3 Troubleshoot Azure File Sync
        02:31
    • Section 09 AZ-103 - Azure Backup

      13:20
      • 9.1 Azure Backup
        06:47
      • 9.2 On-Premises Backup
        02:46
      • 9.3 Backup Reports
        03:00
      • 9.4 Section 2 Wrap Up
        00:47
    • Section 10 AZ-103 - Azure Virtual Machines

      27:53Preview
      • 10.1 Azure Virtual Machines
        08:58
      • 10.2 Connect to a Virtual Machine
        03:01
      • 10.3 VM Availability
        07:35
      • 10.4 VM Monitoring
        02:42
      • 10.5 Virtual Machine Scale Sets (VMSS)
        05:37
    • Section 11 AZ-103 - Windows and Linux VMs

      23:22Preview
      • 11.1 Windows and Linux VMs
        05:16
      • 11.2 Modify Existing ARM Templates - Part Two
        05:32
      • 11.3 Modify Existing ARM Templates - Part Three
        03:54
      • 11.4 Modify Existing ARM Templates - Part Four
        05:57
      • 11.5 Deploy Linux VM using ARM Templates
        02:43
    • Section 12 AZ-103 - Manage Azure VM

      15:20
      • 12.1 Manage Azure VM
        04:37
      • 12.2 Add NIC Interfaces to a VM
        04:38
      • 12.3 Change VM Size
        02:23
      • 12.4 Redeploy a VM
        03:42
    • Section 13 AZ-103 - Manage VM Backups

      08:05
      • 13.1 Manage VM Backups
        03:57
      • 13.2 VM Backup Jobs and Restores
        03:21
      • 13.3 Wrap Up
        00:47
    • Section 14 AZ-103 - Virtual Network Connectivity

      15:09Preview
      • 14.1 Virtual Network Connectivity
        08:30
      • 14.2 VNet-to-VNet Connection
        06:39
    • Section 15 AZ-103 - Manage Virtual Networking

      16:29
      • 15.1 Manage Virtual Networking
        09:50
      • 15.2 Public IP Addresses
        03:46
      • 15.3 Network Routing
        02:53
    • Section 16 AZ-103 – DNS

      12:03
      • 16.1 DNS
        09:36
      • 16.2 Assign a Custom Domain
        02:27
    • Section 17 AZ-103 - Network Security Groups

      14:23
      • 17.1 Network Security Groups
        09:24
      • 17.2 Implement Effective NSG Rules
        04:05
      • 17.3 Wrap Up
        00:54
    • Section 18 AZ-103 - Azure Active Directory

      39:41Preview
      • 18.1 Azure Active Directory
        04:25
      • 18.2 Create Azure AD
        02:19
      • 18.3 Add Custom Domains
        05:33
      • 18.4 Trial Upgrade to Premium P2
        00:53
      • 18.5 AD Identity Protection
        09:03
      • 18.6 Self Service Password Reset
        04:15
      • 18.7 Conditional Access
        06:18
      • 18.8 Access Reviews
        06:55
    • Section 19 AZ-103 Manage AD Objects

      11:41
      • 19.1 Manage AD Objects
        06:23
      • 19.2 Manage Devices
        05:18
    • Section 20 AZ-103 Hybrid Identities

      06:00
      • 20.1 Hybrid Identities
        05:08
      • 20.2 Wrap Up
        00:52
    • Section 21 AZ-103 - Implement multi-factor authentication (MFA)

      18:08Preview
      • 21.1 Implement multi-factor authentication (MFA)
        05:40
      • 21.2 AAD Conditional Access
        05:31
      • 21.3 Configuring Fraud Alerts
        02:07
      • 21.4 MFA One Time Bypass
        01:28
      • 21.5 AAD MFA Verification Methods Trusted IPs
        03:22
    • Section 22 AZ-103 - Managed role-based access control (RBAC)

      10:59Preview
      • 22.1 Managed role-based access control (RBAC)
        08:06
      • 22.2 Creating Custom RBAC Roles
        02:53
    • Section 23 AZ-103 - Implement Azure load balancer

      22:25
      • 23.1 Implement Azure load balancer
        08:41
      • 23.2 Setup Load Balancer
        09:32
      • 23.3 Front End IP Configuration
        04:12
    • Section 24 AZ-103 - Monitor and troubleshoot virtual networking

      13:28Preview
      • 24.1 Monitor and troubleshoot virtual networking
        05:05
      • 24.2 Network Watcher
        08:23

AZ-103 Exam & Certification

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  • 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.
     

  • Is the exam fee included in the course fee?

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

  • 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. 
     

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

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Microsoft Azure Training FAQs

  • 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 https://azure.microsoft.com/en-in/free/

  • 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.

  • Disclaimer
  • PMP, PMI, PMBOK, CAPM, PgMP, PfMP, ACP, PBA, RMP, SP, and OPM3 are registered marks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.