Course AZ-203 Azure Developer: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

In this course students will gain the knowledge and skills needed to implement Azure IaaS and PaaS services and features in their development solutions.

Students will learn how to leverage Azure storage services, include Azure authentication and authorization, and how to ensure applications hosted in Azure are operating efficiently and as intended.

The course consists of six courses that you can attend separately:

  • AZ-203T01: Develop Azure Infrastructure as a Service compute solutions
  • AZ-203T02: Develop Azure Platform as a Service compute solutions
  • AZ-203T03: Develop for Azure storage
  • AZ-203T04: Implement Azure security
  • AZ-203T05: Monitor, troubleshoot, and optimize Azure solutions
  • AZ-203T06: Connect to and consume Azure and third-party services

After completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Provision virtual machines
  • Deploy/maintain resources using Batch Service
  • Create containerized solutions by using Azure Kubernetes Service
  • Create and manage Azure App Service resources
  • Integrate push and offline sync in their mobile apps
  • Document an API
  • Create and test Azure Functions
  • Manage Azure Table storage, Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Blob
  • Develop against relational databases in Azure
  • Manage and utilize identity in Azure solutions by using the Microsoft identity platform
  • Manage access control (claims-based authorization and role-based access control)
  • Implement secure data solutions
  • Operate Azure Monitor
  • Use tools like Log Analytics and Application Insights to better understand what is happening in their application
  • Implement autoscale
  • Instrument solutions to support monitoring and logging
  • Use Azure Cache and CDN options to enhance the end-user experience
  • Create and manage your own apis by using API Management
  • Use the different event- and message-based services in Azure
  • Create and integrate resources by using the Azure Portal, Azure CLI, REST, and application code
Audience Profile

Students in this course are interested in Azure development or in passing the Microsoft Azure Developer Associate certification exam.


Before attending this course, students must have:
  • Students should have 1-2 years experience as a developer. This course assumes students know how to code and have a fundamental knowledge of Azure.
  • It is recommended that students have some experience with PowerShell or Azure CLI, working in the Azure portal, and with at least one Azure-supported programming language. Most of the examples in this course are presented in C# .NET.
  1. Implement solutions that use virtual machines
    • Provision VMs
    • Create ARM templates
    • Configure Azure Disk Encryption for VMs
  2. Implement batch jobs by using Azure Batch Services
    • Azure Batch overview
    • Run a batch job by using the Azure CLI and Azure Portal
    • Run batch jobs by using code
    • Manage batch jobs by using the Batch Service API
  3. Create containerized solutions
    • Create an Azure Managed Kubernetes Service (AKS) cluster
    • Create container images for solutions
    • Publish an image to the Azure Container Registry
    • Run containers by using Azure Container Instance or AKS
  4. Create App Service web apps
    • Azure App Service core concepts
    • Creating an Azure App Service web app
    • Creating background tasks by using WebJobs in Azure App Service
  5. Creating Azure App Service mobile apps
    • Getting started with mobile apps in App Service
    • Enable push notifications for your app
    • Enable offline sync for your app
  6. Create Azure App Service API apps
    • Creating APIs
    • Using Swagger to document an API
  7. Implement Azure Functions
    • Azure Functions overview
    • Develop Azure Functions using Visual Studio
    • Implement durable functions
  8. Develop solutions that use Azure Table storage
    • Azure Table storage overview
    • Authorization in Table storage
    • Table service REST API
  9. Develop solutions that use Azure Cosmos DB storage
    • Azure Cosmos DB overview
    • Managing containers and items
    • Create and update documents by using code
  10. Develop solutions that use a relational database
    • Azure SQL overview
    • Create, read, update, and delete database tables by using code
  11. Develop solutions that use Microsoft Azure Blob storage
    • Azure Blob storage overview
    • Working with Azure Blob storage
  12. Implement authentication
    • Microsoft identity platform
    • Implement OAuth2 authentication
    • Implement managed identities for Azure resources
    • Implement authentication by using certificates, forms-based authentication, or tokens
    • Implement multi-factor authentication
  13. Implement access control
    • Claims-based authorization
    • Role-based access control (RBAC) authorization
  14. Implement secure data solutions
    • Encryption options
    • End-to-end encryption
    • Implement Azure confidential computing
    • Manage cryptographic keys in Azure Key Vault
  15. Introduction to Azure Monitor
    • Overview of Azure Monitor
  16. Develop code to support scalability of apps and services
    • Implement autoscale
    • Implement code that addresses singleton application instances
    • Implement code that handles transient faults
  17. Instrument solutions to support monitoring and logging
    • Configure instrumentation in an app or server by using Application Insights
    • Analyze and troubleshoot solutions by using Azure Monitor
  18. Integrate caching and content delivery within solutions
    • Azure Cache for Redis
    • Develop for storage on CDNs
  19. Develop an App Service Logic App
    • Azure Logic Apps overview
    • Create Logic Apps by using Visual Studio
    • Create custom connectors for Logic Apps
    • Create custom templates for Logic Apps
  20. Integrate Azure Search within solutions
    • Create and query an Azure Search Index
    • Full text search in Azure Search
  21. API Management
    • Introduction to the API Management service
    • Securing your APIs
    • Defining API policies
  22. Develop event-based solutions
    • Implement solutions that use Azure Event Grid
    • Implement solutions that use Azure Event Hubs
    • Implement solutions that use Azure Notification Hubs
  23. Develop message-based solutions
    • Implement solutions that use Azure Service Bus
    • Implement solutions that use Azure Queue Storage queues

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Course Code

AZ-203

Exam Code

AZ-203

Length, days (hours)

6 (48)

Closest dates

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Price, UAH