Description

Microsoft Azure Administrator (AZ-103)This new exam combines the skills covered in AZ-100 and AZ-101 (which retired on May 1, 2019), with the majority of the new exam coming from AZ-100.Candidates for this exam are Azure Administrators who manage cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute cloud capabilities. Candidates have a deep understanding of each service across the full IT lifecycle, and take requests for infrastructure services, applications, and environments. They make recommendations on services to use for optimal performance and scale, as well as provision, size, monitor, and adjust resources as appropriate.Candidates for this exam should have proficiency in using PowerShell, the Command Line Interface, Azure Portal, ARM templates, operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, and networking.Exam AZ-103: Microsoft Azure Administrator Skills MeasuredManage Azure subscriptions and resources (15-20%)Manage Azure subscriptionsAnalyze resource utilization and consumptionManage resource groupsManaged role based access control (RBAC)Implement and manage storage (15-20%)Create and configure storage accountsImport and export data to AzureConfigure Azure filesImplement Azure backupDeploy and manage virtual machines (VMs) (15-20%)Create and configure a VM for Windows and LinuxAutomate deployment of VMsManage Azure VMManage VM backupsConfigure and manage virtual networks (30-35%)Create connectivity between virtual networksImplement and manage virtual networkingConfigure name resolutionCreate and configure a Network Security Group (NSG)Implement Azure load balancerMonitor and troubleshoot virtual networkingIntegrate on premises network with Azure virtual networkManage identities (15-20%)Manage Azure Active Directory (AD)Manage Azure AD objects (users, groups, and devices)Implement and manage hybrid identitiesImplement multi-factor authentication (MFA)