AZ-104: Prerequisites for Azure administrators

Virtual Machines
Virtual Network
Azure Active Directory
Container Instances
Container Registry

If you're an IT Administrator that's new to Azure and need to prepare for Exam AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator, this path is the place to start. Learn the basic Azure concepts you'll need to know as an Azure administrator.

Modules in this learning path

Learn how access policies, resource locks, and tags, as well as Azure services such as Azure Policy and Azure Blueprints, can help you build a comprehensive cloud governance strategy.

Learn about the decisions you make before creating a virtual machine, the options to create and manage the VM, and the extensions and services you use to manage your VM.

You'll learn the fundamental principles of computer networking to prepare you for the Azure admin and developer learning paths.

Explore the fundamentals of computer networking security and monitoring.

Install the Azure CLI locally and use it to manage Azure resources.

Install Azure PowerShell locally and use it to manage Azure resources.

Secure internal resources, external resources, SaaS applications, and more by using Azure Active Directory. Learn about the features and capabilities of Azure AD.

Describes the benefits of using Docker containers as a containerization platform. Discuss the infrastructure provided by the Docker platform.

Learn how using Azure Storage, Azure SQL Database, and Azure Cosmos DB - or a combination of them - for your business scenario is the best way to get the most performant solution.