How to master Azure
Microsoft Azure is the preferred public cloud for businesses of any size – and with good reason. Azure has the largest network of datacenters, secure connections and storage solutions of any cloud provider. The Microsoft cloud is used by 80 percent of Fortune 500 companies.
Azure’s growing range of cloud services allows companies to move faster, work anywhere, and save money. It is crucial that IT professionals acquire Azure skills as Azure continues to grow and evolve.
Learning Azure will help you develop and maintain critical cloud services that keep you ahead of the game, whether you’re looking to advance your career in DevOps or system administration.
These are the skills you need to learn Azure
Azure is well-known for its user-friendliness. However, it is important to be familiar with related technologies before you dive into a new platform. These skills will help you to learn Azure.
Cloud Computing: You need to understand how cloud services, such as servers, databases, and software, work in the cloud. How to Learn Azure
These resources will teach you the basics of Microsoft Azure and prepare your for a career involving Azure skills.
Azure and cloud administration are not something you can learn in a matter of days. You will need to continue training, tools, and resources to help you navigate every cloud update and obstacle. New Horizons’Azure learning-as-a-serviceallows you to learn Azure at your own pace. This blended learning option offers you access to instructor-led training, Microsoft content online, articles, custom eBooks, and mentoring services on-demand.
To accelerate your career in Azure, you can choose from three professional tracks: Core, Advanced, and Fundamentals. The Microsoft Azure Professional Track will help you become a seasoned Azure pro, and maximize your IT investment.
Beyond learning the fundamentals of Azure, core workload, networking and key security features, Azure learning-as-a-service also equips you with the skills to:
Scale storage without spending a fortuneRemote access and data protection
Azure learning-as-a-service is the most flexible way to learn Azure — perfect for any busy IT professional. This Microsoft-approved training program will provide you with the most current and robust Azure training.
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You can learn Azure through instructor-led classroom and virtual training courses. You will gain real-world experience in creating virtual networks, deploying database and designing web apps for Azure. Azure training is essential for many businesses.
New Horizons offers comprehensive Azure training to IT professionals of all levels.
Get Certified to Sharpen Your Azure Skills
An Azure certification will allow you to gain professional recognition for your Azure competency, increase career opportunities, and increase your earning potential.
Microsoft offers certifications at the associate, expert, and beginner levels for IT professionals who are interested in managing Azure solutions. Here are some of the most popular Azure certifications:
MICROSOFT CLOUD PLATFORM: MICROSOFT MCSA CERTIFIED SOLUTIONS
This certification shows your proficiency in Microsoft cloud-related technologies. It qualifies for a job as a cloud administrator/architect.
Qualifications:Foundational IT skillsSuggested Preparation Course:Microsoft Azure FundamentalsMCSA: LINUX ON AZURE
This associate-level certification demonstrates that you are able to design, implement, and maintain complex cloud-enabled Linux solutions using Azure open-source capabilities. This certification also shows that you are proficient in Linux system administration skills.
Qualifications:Foundational IT skillsSuggested Preparation Course:Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure SolutionsMICROSOFT CERTIFIED SOLUTIONS EXPERT (MCSE): CLOUD PLATFORM AND INFRASTRUCTURE
You are eligible for expert certification after you have received an MCSA-level certification. The MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure certification confirms your expertise in cloud technologies and identity management, system management, virtualization, and networking.
Qualifications: An MCSA certification in Windows Server 2016, Cloud Platform and Linux on Azure. A comprehensive Azure training program from New Horizons will give you the skills you need to become an Azure expert. New Horizons offers Azure training to all levels of IT professionals, including novices and experienced Azure developers.
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Do you need more information before you commit to certification? This free eBook explains the basics of Azure.