Course Overview

This Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies AZ-303 online training course will prepare you for a career as a certified Azure Cloud Solutions Architect. You will learn how to manage Azure resources, configure and deploy virtual machines, and master Azure Cognitive Services solutions as you become familiar with the Azure platform.

Key Features

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  • Exam voucher included
  • 40 hours of instructor-led training
  • Practice labs and projects with integrated Azure labs
  • Access to Microsoft official content aligned to examination
  • Flexibility to choose classes
  • 24/7 support with dedicated mentoring sessions

Skills Covered

  • Manage Azure subscriptions
  • Manage resources
  • Deploy virtual machines
  • Evaluate server migration
  • Perform server migration
  • Manage application services
  • Select compute and storage
  • Perform hybrid networking
  • Create applications using PaaS
  • Azure Kubernetes
  • Authentication and secure data
  • Develop for cloud


Microsoft Azure holds a significant share in the overall public cloud market. It is a cloud provider of choice for top companies like Adobe, HP, Rolls Royce, and 3M Informatics. Getting Microsoft Azure certified helps start a promising career in the cloud computing space.  

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  • Annual Salary
  • Hiring Companies
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    Source: Glassdoor
    Hiring Companies
    Wells Fargo
    Source: Indeed

Training Options

online Bootcamp

$ 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 New York City from:-
25th Sep: Weekday Class
3rd Oct: 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

Course Curriculum


This Azure Architect Technologies course is ideal for IT professionals, cloud solutions architects, experienced Azure administrators and developers, and DevOps professionals.
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To take this Azure solution architect certification course, you need prior hands-on experience in various IT operations, covering networking, virtualization, security, compute, storage, billing and budgeting, and governance. Also, you need proficiency in at least one of the following domains: Azure administration, Azure development, or DevOps.
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Course Content

  • Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies: AZ-303

    • 1 Quick Start

      • 1 Course Introduction
      • 2 Overview of the AZ-300 Exam Requirements
      • 3 General Azure Exam Tips
      • 4 Multi-Channel Learning Other Resources
      • 5 Azure Hands-On Labs
    • 2 Overview of Azure

      • 1 From Self Hosting to Cloud Computing
      • Overview of 100 Azure Services
      • 3 Azure Geos and Regions
    • 3 AZ300 Create and Configure Virtual Machines

      • 1 What is a Virtual Machine
      • 2 The Azure Portal
      • 3 Create a Virtual Machine in Azure
      • 4 Test a Virtual Machine in Azure
      • 5 ASSIGNMENT Create a Virtual Machine
      • 6 Configure a VM for Availability
      • 7 Monitor a VM
      • 8 Setting up Virtual Machine Scale Sets (VMSS)
    • 4 AZ-300 Automate Deployment of Virtual Machines

      • 1 Working with ARM Templates, Part 1
      • 2 Working with ARM Templates, Part 2
      • 3 Working with ARM Templates, Part 3
      • 4 Working with ARM Templates, Part 4
      • 5 Deploy a Linux VM using ARM Templates
    • 5 AZ-300 Virtual Machines

      • 1 Encrypt a Virtual Machine
    • 6 AZ-300 Analyse Resource Utilization and Consumption

      • 1 Configure diagnostic settings on resources
      • 2 Create baseline for resources
      • 3 Create and test alerts
      • 4 Create and test metrics
      • 5 Create action groups
      • 6 Monitor and manage Azure costs
      • 7 View alerts in Log Analytics
    • 7 AZ-300 Create and Configure Storage Accounts

      • 1 Create a storage account
      • 2 Add storage account to a virtual network
      • 3 Manage access keys and secure access signature (SAS)
      • 4 Using Storage Explorer
      • 5 Setting up Log Analytics for storage
      • 6 Configure storage redundancy
    • 8 AZ-300 Manage Virtual Networking

      • 1 Overview of Virtual Networks
      • 2 Public and Private IP Addresses
      • 3 Routing Traffic on a Network
    • 9 AZ300 Connectivity Between Networks

      • 1 Introduction to VNET Peering
      • 2 Configuring VNET-to-VNET Communication
    • 10 AZ-300 Manage Azure Active Directory

      • 1 Azure Active Directory Basic versus Premium Tiers
      • 2 Create an Azure Active Directory Account (Azure AD)
      • 3 Assign a Custom Domain to Azure AD
      • 4 Upgrade Azure AD to Premium P2
      • 5 Azure AD Identity Protection
      • 6 Setting Up Self-Service Password Reset
      • 7 Azure AD Conditional Access
      • 8 Utilizing Access Reviews
    • 11 AZ-300 Manage Hybrid Identities

      • 1 Azure AD Hybrid Identities
    • 12 AZ-300 Migrate Servers to Azure

      • 1 Setting Up Azure Site Recovery
      • 2 Prepare ASR Source
      • 3 Using VMWare P2V for Migration
    • 13 AZ-300 Configure Serverless Computing

      • 1 Overview of Serverless Computing
      • 2 Create an Azure Function App
      • 3 Code an Azure Function
      • 4 Create an Azure Logic App
      • 5 More on Logic Apps
      • 6 Create an Azure Event Grid
      • 7 Messaging with Service Bus
    • 14 AZ-300 Implement Load Balancing

      • 1 Create a Load Balancer
      • 2 Understand Load Balancer Settings
      • 3 Front End IP Configuration
      • 4 Create an Application Gateway
      • 5 Configure the Application Gateway
    • 15 AZ-300 Implement Multi-Factor Authentication and Role Based Access Control

      • 1 Turn on Azure AD Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)
      • 2 Enable Azure AD Conditional Access
      • 3 Setup Fraud Alerts
      • 4 MFA One-Time Bypass
      • 5 Verifying Your Identity with MFA
      • 6 Role Based Access Control (RBAC)
      • 7 Creating Custom RBAC Roles
    • 16 AZ-300 Create Web Apps by Using PaaS

      • 1 Create App Services Web App
      • 2 Deploy Web App
      • 3 Create App Services Container App
      • 4 Upload Webjobs as Background Jobs
    • 17 AZ-300 Design and develop apps that run-in containers

      • 1 Create a Kubernetes Cluster (AKS)
      • 2 Deploy a Kubernetes Cluster (AKS)
      • 3 Use the AKS Dashboard
      • 4 Install Docker Toolbox on Local
      • 5 Test the Container using Docker Compose
    • 18 AZ-300 Implement Secure Data Solutions

      • 1 Introduction to Data Security
      • 2 Data Storage Encryption
      • 3 Azure Key Vault
      • 4 Storing ARM Template Secrets
      • 5 Storing Application Secrets
      • 6 Storing Certificate Secrets
    • 19 AZ-300 Develop for Azure Storage - Cosmos DB

      • 1 Intro to Cosmos DB
      • 2 Create a Cosmos DB Collection
      • 3 Develop for Cosmos DB
      • 4 Principle of Data Consistency
    • 21 AZ-300 Develop for the Cloud

      • 1 Message Based Integration Architecture
      • 2 Develop for Autoscaling
      • 3 Thanks so much!
    • 20 AZ-300 Develop for Azure Storage - Relational DB

      • 1 Intro to Relational Databases
      • 2 Create a SQL Database
      • 3 Concept of Geo-Replication
      • 4 Using the SQL Database Firewall
      • 5 SQL Server Management Studio
      • 6 Inserting Data into SQL Database

Exam & Certification

Microsoft Azure AZ-303 Certificate
  • How much does the AZ-303: Azure Architect Technologies Exam cost?

    The cost of the AZ-303: Azure Architect Technologies Exam is $165.00 USD plus tax or INR 4800 plus tax. This fee is paid to Microsoft when you register for your exam.

  • What is the difference between Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies and Exam AZ-304: Microsoft Azure Architect Design?

    The new Microsoft Certified Architect certifications have in-depth coverage of the fundamentals of Azure compared to the previous certification and are more role-oriented and industry-specific. Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies measures your ability to deploy and configure infrastructure, implement workloads and security, create and deploy apps, implement authentication and secure data, and develop for the cloud and Azure storage. Microsoft Azure Architect Design measures your ability to determine workload requirements, design for identity and security, design data platform solutions, design business continuity strategy, design for deployment, migration, and integration, and design an infrastructure strategy. AZ-303 Exam is more on implementation and management and not architecting and designing whereas AZ-304 Exam,  focuses on designing and architecting Azure solutions.

  • What is the duration of the Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies?

    The exam consists of 40-60 multiple choice questions and is 150 minutes long.

  • Are there negative markings for Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies?

    No, there are no negative markings for the wrong answers. 

  • What is the passing score of Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies?

    The passing score for Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies Exam is 700 points out of 1000. Microsoft has a scaled scoring system, which means that the number of answers a candidate will have to answer correctly depends on the complexity of the test and the expected skill of the audience.

  • How long does it take to get the Microsoft Azure Certification Exam results?

    Candidates taking the Microsoft Azure Certification Exam will know if they’ve passed almost immediately after they’ve completed the exam

  • Is this Azure course accredited?

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

  • Is the exam fee included in the Azure course fee?

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

  • How can I pass the Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies in my first attempt?

    Simplilearn’s Azure training course is designed to give you all of the skill sets necessary to successfully complete the required projects and help you pass the Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies on your first attempt. 
    Please note that this Azure course does not guarantee you will pass the exam on your first attempt, but you will be armed with all of the knowledge to do so.

  • How should I prepare for Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies?

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

  • In what languages is the Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies 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. Non-native English speakers who take the exam in English can appeal for additional time.

  • Where can I apply to take Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies?

    You can download the application for the Azure certification exam here.

  • What is required to earn the Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect certification?

    Exam AZ-300: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies is one of two exams required to pass in order to earn the Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert certification. The other exam is Exam AZ-301 Microsoft Azure Architect Design. To earn the Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect certification, you must pass the following exams:

  • Does Microsoft Certified Expert: Azure Solutions Architect replace any existing Azure exams?

    Yes, this Microsoft Azure Architect certification is the replacement for Exam AZ-300, which will retire on September 30, 2020.  You can earn this certification by passing the AZ-303 exam now and this curriculum prepares you for Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies.

  • 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 Azure training program?

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


  • How do I order books and study materials?

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


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Why Online Bootcamp

  • Develop skills for real career growthCutting-edge curriculum designed in guidance with industry and academia to develop job-ready skills
  • Learn from experts active in their field, not out-of-touch trainersLeading practitioners who bring current best practices and case studies to sessions that fit into your work schedule.
  • Learn by working on real-world problemsCapstone projects involving real world data sets with virtual labs for hands-on learning
  • Structured guidance ensuring learning never stops24x7 Learning support from mentors and a community of like-minded peers to resolve any conceptual doubts


  • What is an Azure Architect?

    A Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect is a verified expert at architecting and managing all aspects of Azure infrastructure and solutions and is responsible for planning solutions to meet the business needs of an organization.

  • What is Microsoft Azure?

    Microsoft Azure is a set of cloud services designed to help any organization address day-to-day business challenges. Azure allows you to build, manage, and deploy applications on a large, worldwide network using Azure tools and frameworks.

  • How much does a cloud architect make?

    A cloud architect in the U.S earns an average annual salary of $155,581. Salaries currently range between $122,500 -  $175,000 (source: Zip Recruiter).

  • Who are the trainers for this Azure 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.

  • How do I get access to the Azure Platform?

    You may get access to a free trial of Azure by visiting

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

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

    • A supported operating system; Windows any version above XP SP3 or Mac any version above OS X 10.6
    • Internet speed: preferably at or above 512 KBPS
    • Headset: Any decent headset and microphone which can be used to talk and hear clearly
    • Azure trial from Microsoft or a 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 Azure training course by Simplilearn?

    You can enrol in this online Azure Solutions Architect Certification 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.

  • 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 for future reference.

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