Microsoft Azure Fundamentals AZ-900 Exam Prep

This course helps you prepare to take the AZ-900 Microsoft® Certified Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900®) exam.

Features at a Glance

  • 180 + multi-choice questions
  • Real time command line based LAB scenarios (responds to accurate commands only)
  • Drag & Drop scenarios
  • Configurable timed exam
  • Graphical Statistics
  • Share your progress on social network
  • Answers can be revealed during exam (The revealed question will be considered as wrong)
  • Regular exam updates

Course description

A Free exam is included for the demonstration, complete application can be unlocked using In App Purchases Azure AZ-900 Exam Prep is an app for the professional who wants a fast track exam preparation for Microsoft Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900). This app includes 180+ questions covering the major area of exam Azure Fundamentals AZ-900.

The app features 4 multiple choice quiz program. The answers can be revealed and the progress is recorded into graphs that motivates the user to perform better in next attempts. The questions and answers can be randomized so the user don’t memorize the question or answer sequence.

The app contains a “Full exam” consisting of all 4 exams containing 180+ questions. A Real Exam simulation is also included containing 50-60 questions featuring all the real time features to simulate the closest similarity to the real Azure AZ-900 exam.

This multiple choice quiz program is equipped with drag & drop scenarios.

The Azure Fundamentals AZ-900 exam prep is easy to use and focused to provide targeted preparation and thus guarantees one to master the Azure az-900 exam.

Course outline

  • Describe Cloud Concepts
  • Describe the benefits and considerations of using cloud services
  • Describe terms such as High Availability, Scalability, Elasticity, Agility, Fault Tolerance, and
    Disaster Recovery
  • Describe the principles of economies of scale
  • Describe the differences between Capital Expenditure (CapEx) and Operational
    Expenditure (OpEx)
  • Describe the consumption-based model
  • Describe the differences between Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service
    (PaaS) and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
  • Describe Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)
  • Describe Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS)
  • Describe Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
  • Compare and contrast the three different service types
  • Describe the differences between Public, Private and Hybrid cloud models
  • Describe Public cloud
  • Describe Private cloud
  • Describe Hybrid cloud
  • Compare and contrast the three different cloud models
  • Describe the core Azure architectural components 
  • Describe Regions
  • Describe Availability Zones
  • Describe Resource Groups
  • Describe Azure Resource Manager
  • Describe the benefits and usage of core Azure architectural components 
  • Describe some of the core products available in Azure
  • Describe products available for Compute such as Virtual Machines, Virtual Machine Scale
    Sets, App Services, Azure Container Instances (ACI) and Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)
  • Describe products available for Networking such as Virtual Network, Load Balancer, VPN
    Gateway, Application Gateway and Content Delivery Network
  • Describe products available for Storage such as Blob Storage, Disk Storage, File Storage,
    and Archive Storage
  • Describe products available for Databases such as Cosmos DB, Azure SQL Database,
    Azure Database for MySQL, Azure Database for PostgreSQL, Azure Database Migration
    service
  • Describe the Azure Marketplace and its usage scenarios 
  • Describe some of the solutions available on Azure
  • Describe Internet of Things (IoT) and products that are available for IoT on Azure such as
    IoT Hub and IoT Central
  • Describe Big Data and Analytics and products that are available for Big Data and
    Analytics such as Azure Synapse Analytics, HDInsight, and Azure Databricks
  • Describe Artificial Intelligence (AI) and products that are available for AI such as Azure
    Machine Learning Service and Studio 
  • Describe Serverless computing and Azure products that are available for serverless
    computing such as Azure Functions, Logic Apps, and Event Grid
  • Describe DevOps solutions available on Azure such as Azure DevOps and Azure DevTest
    Labs
  • Describe the benefits and outcomes of using Azure solutions
  • Describe Azure management tools
  • Describe Azure tools such as Azure Portal, Azure PowerShell, Azure CLI and Cloud Shell
  • Describe Azure Advisor
  • Describe securing network connectivity in Azure
  • Describe Network Security Groups (NSG)
  • Describe Application Security Groups (ASG)
  • Describe User Defined Rules (UDR) 
  • Describe Azure Firewall 
  • Describe Azure DDoS Protection
  • Choose an appropriate Azure security solution
  • Describe core Azure Identity services
  • Describe the difference between authentication and authorization
  • Describe Azure Active Directory
  • Describe Azure Multi-Factor Authentication 
  • Describe security tools and features of Azure
  • Describe Azure Security Center
  • Describe Azure Security Center usage scenarios
  • Describe Key Vault
  • Describe Azure Information Protection (AIP)
  • Describe Azure Advanced Threat Protection (ATP)
  • Describe Azure governance methodologies
  • Describe policies and initiatives with Azure Policy
  • Describe Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) 
  • Describe Locks
  • Describe Azure Advisor security assistance 
  • Describe Azure Blueprints
  • Describe monitoring and reporting options in Azure
  • Describe Azure Monitor
  • Describe Azure Service Health
  • Describe the use cases and benefits of Azure Monitor and Azure Service Health
  • Describe privacy, compliance and data protection standards in Azure
  • Describe industry compliance terms such as GDPR, ISO and NIST
  • Describe the Microsoft Privacy Statement
  • Describe the Trust center
  • Describe the Service Trust Portal 
  • Describe Compliance Manager
  • Determine if Azure is compliant for a business need
  • Describe Azure Government cloud services
  • Describe Azure China cloud services
  • Describe Azure subscriptions
  • Describe an Azure Subscription 
  • Describe the uses and options with Azure subscriptions such access control and offer
    types
  • Describe subscription management using Management groups
  • Describe planning and management of costs
  • Describe options for purchasing Azure products and services
  • Describe options around Azure Free account 
  • Describe the factors affecting costs such as resource types, services, locations, ingress
    and egress traffic
  • Describe Zones for billing purposes
  • Describe the Pricing calculator
  • Describe the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) calculator 
  • Describe best practices for minimizing Azure costs such as performing cost analysis,
    creating spending limits and quotas, using tags to identify cost owners, using Azure
    reservations and using Azure Advisor recommendations 
  • Describe Azure Cost Management
  • Describe Azure Service Level Agreements (SLAs)
  • Describe a Service Level Agreement (SLA)
  • Describe Composite SLAs
  • Describe how to determine an appropriate SLA for an application
  • Describe service lifecycle in Azure
  • Describe Public and Private Preview features
  • Describe the term General Availability (GA) 
  • Describe how to monitor feature updates and product changes

Prerequisites

 

Candidates for the Azure Fundamentals certification should have foundational knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure. This certification is intended for candidates who are just beginning to work with cloud-based solutions and services or are new to Azure.

Azure Fundamentals certification is an opportunity to prove knowledge of cloud concepts, Azure services, Azure workloads, security and privacy in Azure, as well as Azure pricing and support. Candidates should be familiar with the general technology concepts, including concepts of networking, storage, compute, application support, and application development.

Azure Fundamentals can be used to prepare for other Azure role-based or specialty certifications, but it is not a prerequisite for any of them.