Develop Advanced Microsoft Azure Cloud Solutions Training (AZ-201)

Level: Foundation

Prepare for the Develop Advanced Microsoft Azure Cloud Solutions certification exam AZ-201 and work toward your Microsoft Azure Developer Associate certification in this Azure training course. In this three-part training, you will learn how to ensure your solution meets performance expectations in Azure, how to integrate and manage APIs by using the API Management service, configure a message-based integration architecture, and develop an application message model, and how to integrate Azure Cognitive Services, like Computer Vision, QnA Maker, and natural language processing in your solution.

Key Features of this Training:

You Will Learn How To:

  • Learn to develop for asynchronous processing and how to implement the appropriate asynchronous compute model.
  • Implement autoscaling in your solution and implement code that addresses transient state.
  • Discover how to implement large-scale, parallel and high-performance apps by using batches.
  • Learn to implement, and manage, distributed transactions.
  • Configure instrumentation in an app or service by using Application Insights and other tools.
  • Manage APIs by using API Management (APIM)
  • Create an APIM instance, configure authentication for APIs, create an API gateway, and define policies for APIs
  • Configure a message-based integration architecture by using the services included in Azure.
  • Configure an app or service to send email
  • Develop an application message model including message schema and message exchange.
  • Create an event model, topics, and subscriptions
  • Learn to develop solutions using Computer Vision.
  • Use speech services and natural language processing in your app.
  • Create and manage dictionaries for FAQ generation by using QnA maker.
  • Leverage Bing Search in your application.
  • Create and register simple bot using the Bot Framework, and manage a bot using the Azure Portal.
  • Configure Azure Time Series Insights for your IoT solution.
  • Configure the Stream Analytics Service for inputs and outputs for your IoT device.

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  • Feb 5 - 8 ( 4 Days)
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Instructor-Led Course Information

  • Software/Tools

    • Azure Bot Service
    • Bot Builder
    • QnA Maker
    • Computer Vision
    • Azure IoT Hub
    • Azure Stream Analytics
    • Azure WebJobs
  • Recommended Experience

    This course is for experienced programmers who want to develop and host solutions in Azure. Learners should have some experience with Azure and must be able to program in at least one Azure-supported language. It focuses on C#, Node.js, Azure CLI, Azure PowerShell, and JavaScript.
  • Who Should Attend

    These courses are designed for developers who already know how to code in at least one of the Azure-supported languages.
  • Exam Information

    This course prepares you for the AZ-201: Develop Advanced Microsoft Azure Cloud Solutions.

Instructor-Led Course Outline

  • Part 1: AZ-201T01: Develop for an Azure Cloud Model

    Module 1: Develop for asynchronous processing Lessons
    • Implement parallelism multithreading and processing
    • Implement Azure Functions and Azure Logic Apps
    • Implement interfaces for storage or data access
    • Implement appropriate asynchronous computing models

    After completing this module, students will be able to:
    • Learn to develop for asynchronous processing and how to implement the appropriate asynchronous compute model.

    Module 2: Develop for autoscaling Lessons
    • Implement autoscaling rules and patterns
    • Implement code that addresses singleton application instances
    • Implement code that addresses a transient state

    After completing this module, students will be able to:
    • Implement autoscaling in your solution and implement code that addresses transient state.

    Module 3: Develop long-running tasks Lessons
    • Implement large scale parallel and high-performance apps by using batches
    • Implement resilient apps by using queues
    • Implement code to address application events by using webhooks
    • Address continuous processing tasks by using Azure WebJobs

    After completing this module, students will be able to:
    • Discover how to implement large-scale, parallel and high-performance apps by using batches.

    Module 4: Implement distributed transactions Lessons
    • Identify tools to implement distributed transactions
    • Manage the transaction scope
    • Manage transactions across multiple databases and servers

    After completing this module, students will be able to:
    • Learn to implement, and manage, distributed transactions.

    Module 5: Enable the search of textual content Lessons
    • Create an Azure Search index
    • Import searchable data
    • Query the Azure Search index by using code

    Module 6: Instrument an app or service and implement logging Lessons
    • Configure instrumentation in an app or service
    • Configure the logging service
     
  • Part 2: AZ-201T02: Implement Azure Development Integration Solutions

    Module 1: Manage APIs by using API Management Lessons
    • Analyze recommendations in Security Center
    • Create an API Management instance
    • Configure authentication for APIs
    • Create an API gateway
    • Define policies for APIs

    After completing this course, students will be able to:
    • Manage APIs by using API Management (APIM)
    • Create an APIM instance, configure authentication for APIs, create an API gateway, and define policies for APIs
    • Configure a message-based integration architecture by using the services included in Azure.

    Module 2: Configure a message-based integration architecture Lessons
    • Configure an app or service to send emails
    • Configure an event publish and subscribe model
    • Configure the Azure Relay service
    • Create and configure a notification hub
    • Create and configure an event hub
    • Create and configure a service bus
    • Configure an app or service with Microsoft Graph

    After completing this course, students will be able to:
    • Configure an app or service to send email
    • Create an event model, topics, and subscriptions

    Module 3: Develop an application message model Lessons
    • Create an event model
    • Create topics and subscriptions

    After completing this course, students will be able to:
    • Develop an application message model including message schema and message exchange.
  • Part 3: AZ-201T03: Develop Azure Cognitive Services, Bot, and IOT Solutions

    Module 1: Develop Azure Cognitive Services solutions Lessons
    • Cognitive Services overview
    • Develop solutions using Computer Vision
    • Develop solutions using Bing Web Search
    • Develop solutions using Custom Speech Service
    • Develop solutions using QnA Maker

    After completing this module, students will be able to:
    • Learn to develop solutions using Computer Vision.
    • Use speech services and natural language processing in your app.
    • Create and manage dictionaries for FAQ generation by using QnA maker.

    Module 2: Create and integrate bots Lessons
    • Azure Bot Service overview
    • Create a bot using the Bot Builder SDK for .NET
    • Using Language Understanding in your bot
    • Register a bot with Bot Service
    • Managing a bot using the Azure Portal

    After completing this module, students will be able to:
    • Leverage Bing Search in your application.
    • Create and register simple bot using the Bot Framework, and manage a bot using the Azure Portal.

    Module 3: Create and implement IoT solutions Lessons
    • Working with the Azure IoT Hub
    • Working with Azure Time Series Insights
    • Working with Azure Stream Analytics

    After completing this module, students will be able to:
    • Configure Azure Time Series Insights for your IoT solution.
    • Configure the Stream Analytics Service for inputs and outputs for your IoT device
    • Register your device with the IoT Hub Device Provisioning Service

Training FAQs

  • What is required to achieve the Azure Developer certification?

    To achieve the role-based certification, you must pass the following exams:
    • AZ-200: Microsoft Azure Developer Core Solutions
    • AZ-201: Microsoft Azure Developer Advanced Solutions

    Upon passing both exams, the individual will be Microsoft Certified: Azure Developer Associate.
  • What do I receive if I pass just one of the two exams required for certification?

    Individuals who pass one of the two required exams for certification will receive an achievement badge.
  • Does this new exam and certification replace any existing Azure exams?

    Yes. Microsoft will be retiring the following exam on December 31, 2018:
    • Exam 70-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions

    The replacement for Exam 70-532 is the Azure Developer Associate certification (consisting of exams AZ-200 and AZ-201).
  • Will this change affect requirements for competencies?

    Yes. It will affect the Cloud Platform, Application Integration, and Application Development competencies.
    • Cloud Platform: Exams 70-532, 70-533, and 70-535 are among the requirement options.
    • Application Development: Exams 70-532 and 70-533 are among the requirement options.
    • Application Integration: Exam 70-532 is among the requirement options.

    Exams 70-532 will retire on December 31, 2018, but will be valid for competencies until December 31, 2019. The new requirements will go into effect on January 1, 2019.

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