Microsoft AZ-300 Exam Info by David Papkin

This post by David Papkin is about exam info for Microsoft AZ-300 exam.

This post is derived from the following link Microsoft Azure certification exams Exam AZ-300.

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/exam-AZ-300.aspx

This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: 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.

Deploy and configure infrastructure (25-30%)

Analyze resource utilization and consumption

  • configure diagnostic settings on resources
  • create baseline for resources
  • create and rest alerts
  • analyze alerts across subscription
  • analyze metrics across subscription
  • create action groups
  • monitor for unused resources
  • monitor spend
  • report on spend
  • utilize Log Search query functions
  • view alerts in Azure Monitor logs

Create and configure storage accounts

  • configure network access to the storage account
  • create and configure storage account
  • generate shared access signature
  • install and use Azure Storage Explorer
  • manage access keys
  • monitor activity log by using Azure Monitor logs
  • implement Azure storage replication

Create and configure a Virtual Machine (VM) for Windows and Linux

  • configure high availability
  • configure monitoring, networking, storage, and virtual machine size
  • deploy and configure scale sets

Automate deployment of Virtual Machines (VMs)

  • Modify Azure Resource Manager template
  • configure location of new VMs
  • configure VHD template
  • deploy from template
  • save a deployment as an Azure Resource Manager template
  • deploy Windows and Linux VMs

Implement solutions that use virtual machines (VM)

  • provision VMs
  • create Azure Resource Manager templates
  • configure Azure Disk Encryption for VMs

Create connectivity between virtual networks

  • create and configure VNET peering
  • create and configure VNET to VNET
  • verify virtual network connectivity
  • create virtual network gateway

Implement and manage virtual networking

  • configure private and public IP addresses, network routes, network interface, subnets, and virtual network

Manage Azure Active Directory (AD)

  • add custom domains
  • configure Azure AD Identity Protection, Azure AD Join, and Enterprise State Roaming
  • configure self-service password reset
  • implement conditional access policies
  • manage multiple directories
  • perform an access review

Implement and manage hybrid identities

  • install and configure Azure AD Connect
  • configure federation and single sign-on
  • manage Azure AD Connect
  • manage password sync and writeback

Implement workloads and security (20-25%)

Migrate servers to Azure

  • migrate by using Azure Site Recovery
  • migrate using P2V
  • configure storage
  • create a backup vault
  • prepare source and target environments
  • backup and restore data
  • deploy Azure Site Recovery agent
  • prepare virtual network

Configure serverless computing

  • manage a Logic App resource
  • manage Azure Function app settings
  • manage Event Grid
  • manage Service Bus

Implement application load balancing

  • configure application gateway and load balancing rules
  • implement front end IP configurations
  • manage application load balancing

Integrate on-premises network with Azure virtual network

  • create and configure Azure VPN Gateway
  • create and configure site to site VPN
  • configure Express Route
  • verify on-premises connectivity
  • manage on-premises connectivity with Azure

Create and deploy apps (5-10%)

Create web apps by using PaaS

  • create an Azure App Service Web App
  • create documentation for the API
  • create an App Service Web App for containers
  • create an App Service background task by using WebJobs
  • enable diagnostics logging

Design and develop apps that run in containers

  • configure diagnostic settings on resources
  • create a container image by using a Docker file
  • create an Azure Kubernetes Service
  • publish an image to the Azure Container Registry
  • implement an application that runs on an Azure Container Instance
  • manage container settings by using code

Implement authentication and secure data (5-10%)

Implement authentication

  • implement authentication by using certificates, forms-based authentication, tokens, or Windows-integrated authentication
  • implement multi-factor authentication by using Azure AD
  • implement OAuth2 authentication
  • implement Managed identities for Azure resources Service Principal authentication

Implement secure data solutions

  • encrypt and decrypt data at rest and in transit
  • encrypt data with Always Encrypted
  • implement Azure Confidential Compute and SSL/TLS communications
  • create, read, update, and delete keys, secrets, and certificates by using the KeyVault AP

Develop for the cloud and for Azure storage (20-25%)

Develop solutions that use Cosmos DB storage

  • create, read, update, and delete data by using appropriate APIs
  • implement partitioning schemes
  • set the appropriate consistency level for operations

Develop solutions that use a relational database

  • provision and configure relational databases
  • configure elastic pools for Azure SQL Database
  • create, read, update, and delete data tables by using code

Configure a message-based integration architecture

  • configure an app or service to send emails, Event Grid, and the Azure Relay Service
  • create and configure Notification Hub, Event Hub, and Service Bus
  • configure queries across multiple products

Develop for autoscaling

  • implement autoscaling rules and patterns (schedule, operational/system metrics, code that addresses singleton application instances)
  • implement code that addresses transient state

End of David Papkin post about exam info for Microsoft AZ-300 exam.

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