Microsoft MCA: Microsoft Azure Administrator (AZ-104)


Duration: 5 days


  • During this four-day boot camp student will learn how to manage their Azure subscriptions, create and scale virtual machines, implement storage solutions, configure virtual networking, back up and share data, connect Azure and on-premises sites, manage network traffic, implement Azure Active Directory, secure identities, and monitor your solution.

    This course is intended for Azure Administrators who manage the cloud services that span storage, networking and compute cloud capabilities with a deep understanding of each service across the full IT lifecycle.



    • It is recommended that students have:
    • An understanding of on-premises virtualization technologies, including VMs, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks
    • An understanding of network configuration, including TCP/IP, Domain Name System (DNS), virtual private networks (VPNs), firewalls, and encryption technologies.
    • An understanding of Active Directory concepts, including domains, forests, domain controllers, replication, Kerberos protocol, and Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP)
    • An understanding of resilience and disaster recovery, including backup and restore operations.

An understanding of resilience and disaster recovery, including backup and restore operations.

What’s included?

  • Authorized Courseware
  • Intensive Hands on Skills Development with an Experienced Subject Matter Expert
  • Hands-on practice on real Servers and extended lab support 1.800.482.3172
  • Examination Vouchers & Onsite Certification Testing- (excluding Adobe and PMP Boot Camps)
  • Academy Code of Honor: Test Pass Guarantee
  • Optional: Package for Hotel Accommodations, Lunch and Transportation

With several convenient training delivery methods offered, The Academy makes getting the training you need easy. Whether you prefer to learn in a classroom or an online live learning virtual environment, training videos hosted online, and private group classes hosted at your site. We offer expert instruction to individuals, government agencies, non-profits, and corporations. Our live classes, on-sites, and online training videos all feature certified instructors who teach a detailed curriculum and share their expertise and insights with trainees. No matter how you prefer to receive the training, you can count on The Academy for an engaging and effective learning experience.


  • Instructor-Led (the best training format we offer)
  • Live Online Classroom – Online Instructor-Led
  • Self-Paced Video

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Module 1: Azure Administration


  • Azure Portal and cloud shell
  • Azure PowerShell and CLI
  • Resource Manager
  • ARM Templates


Module 2: Azure Virtual Machines

  • Virtual Machine Planning
  • Creating Virtual Machines
  • Virtual Machine Availability
  • Virtual Machine extensions

Lab: Deploy and Manage Virtual Machines

Lab: Virtual Machines and Scale Sets


Module 3: Azure Storage


  • Storage Accounts
  • Azure Blobs
  • Azure Fields
  • Storage Security

Lab: Implement and Manage Storage


Module 4: Virtual Networking


  • Virtual Networks
  • IP Addressing and Endpoints
  • Azure DNS
  • Network Security Groups

Lab: Configure Azure DNS


Module 5: Intersite Connectivity


  • VNet Peering
  • VNet-to-Peering
  • VNet-to-VNet Connections
  • ExpressRoute Connections

Lab: VNet Peering and Service Chaining


Module 6: Monitoring


  • Azure Monitor
  • Azure Alerts
  • Log Analytics
  • Network Watcher

Lab: Network Watcher


Module 7: Data Protection


  • Data Replication
  • File and Folder Backups
  • Virtual Machine Backups

Lab: Azure Site Recovery Between Regions


Module 8: Network Traffic Management


  • Network Routing
  • Azure Load Balancer
  • Azure Traffic Manager

Lab: Load Balancer and Traffic Manager


Module 9: Azure Active Directory


  • Azure Active Directory
  • Azure AD Connect
  • Azure AD join

Lab Implement Directory Synchronization


Module 10: Securing Identities


Multi-Factor Authentication

Azure AD Identity Protection

Self-Service Password Reset

Lab: Azure AD Identity Protection

Lab: Self-Service Password Reset


Module 11: Governance and Compliance


  • Subscriptions and Accounts
  • Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
  • Users and Groups
  • Azure Policy

Lab: Role-Based Access Control

Lab: Governance and Compliance


Module 12: Data Services

  • Lessons
  • Content Delivery Network
  • File Sync
  • Import and Export Service
  • Data Box

Lab: File Sync