Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment (beta) AZ-100

The following is a study guide for the AZ-100 Azure exam

Manage Azure subscriptions and resources (15-20%)
Manage Azure subscriptions

Analyze resource utilization and consumption

Manage resource groups

Implement and manage storage (20-25%)
Create and configure storage accounts

Import and export data to Azure

Configure Azure files

Implement Azure backup

  • May include but not limited to: Configure and review backup reports; perform backup operation; create Recovery Services Vault; create and configure backup policy; perform a restore operation

Deploy and manage virtual machines (VMs) (20-25%)
Create and configure a VM for Windows and Linux

  • May include but not limited to: Configure high availability; configure monitoring, networking, storage, and virtual machine size; deploy and configure scale sets

Automate deployment of VMs

  • May include but not limited to: Modify Azure Resource Manager (ARM) template; configure location of new VMs; configure VHD template; deploy from template; save a deployment as an ARM template; deploy Windows and Linux VMs

Manage Azure VM

  • May include but not limited to: Add data discs; add network interfaces; automate configuration management by using PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) and VM Agent by using custom script extensions; manage VM sizes; move VMs from one resource group to another; redeploy VMs

Manage VM backups

  • May include but not limited to: Configure VM backup; define backup policies; implement backup policies; perform VM restore

Configure and manage virtual networks (20-25%)
Create connectivity between virtual networks

Implement and manage virtual networking

Configure name resolution

Create and configure a Network Security Group (NSG)

Manage identities (15-20%)
Manage Azure Active Directory (AD)

Manage Azure AD objects (users, groups, and devices)

Implement and manage hybrid identities