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Microsoft Certified Azure Developer Training (AZ-204)

Become an Azure development expert. Learn to build, deploy, and manage cloud applications with proficiency in Microsoft Azure developer tools and services.

course: Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204)

Duration: 4 days

Format: Virtual or Classroom

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AZ-204 is a certification that validates your skills in developing solutions using Microsoft Azure services. Enhance your career by becoming certified, demonstrating expertise in cloud development and Azure technologies. Our training program prepares you thoroughly for the exam, ensuring you have the knowledge and skills needed to excel in your career as a certified Microsoft Azure developer.

Who is the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer training course for?

The Microsoft Certified Azure Developer certification course is designed for developers who are responsible for developing and deploying applications on Microsoft Azure. The certification is ideal for individuals who have experience with developing cloud-based applications and want to validate their skills and knowledge in this area. The AZ-204 certification covers various topics related to Azure development, such as developing Azure compute solutions, developing Azure storage solutions, implementing Azure security, monitoring, and optimizing Azure solutions, and connecting to and consuming Azure services and third-party services. The course teaches you how to develop and deploy cloud-based applications using Azure services and how to implement best practices for Azure development.

Feedback from our Azure Developer (AZ-204) delegates

Thomas Willer Sandberg

We covered a lot of topics for Azure Development, had a lot of hand on experience with it. The instructor was very very good in explaining everything in details and very good in answering everyone’s questions during the course. Highly recommend this course!

Jordan Hind

Was very well structured course with a great trainer who really knew his topic well. Definitely feel prepared for the test after this.

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We´ll cover the ins and outs of the subject so that you can apply it in your day-to-day work, and you’ll even learn the specifics that you need to know for the exam. It’s your choice whether to sit the exam, or not, but with our detailed guides and hotline, we’ll make it easy to access your exam voucher, and schedule and sit the exam online

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What you will learn during our AZ-204 Microsoft Azure Developer course

- provision virtual machines (VMs)
- configure, validate, and deploy ARM templates
- configure container images for solutions
- publish an image to the Azure Container Registry
- run containers by using Azure Container Instance

- create an Azure App Service Web App
- enable diagnostics logging
- deploy code to a web app
- configure web app settings including SSL, API settings, and connection strings
- implement autoscaling rules including scheduled autoscaling and autoscaling by

- create and deploy Azure Functions apps
- implement input and output bindings for a function
- implement function triggers by using data operations, timers, and webhooks
- implement Azure Durable Functions
- implement custom handlers

- select the appropriate API and SDK for a solution
-implement partitioning schemes and partition keys
- perform operations on data and Cosmos DB containers
- set the appropriate consistency level for operations
- manage change feed notifications

- move items in Blob storage between storage accounts or containers
- set and retrieve properties and metadata
- perform operations on data by using the appropriate SDK
- implement storage policies, and data archiving and retention

- authenticate and authorize users by using the Microsoft Identity platform
- authenticate and authorize users and apps by using Azure Active Directory
- create and implement shared access signatures

- secure app configuration data by using App Configuration Azure Key Vault
- develop code that uses keys, secrets, and certificates stored in Azure Key Vault
- implement solutions that interact with Microsoft Graph

- configure cache and expiration policies for Azure Redis Cache
- implement secure and optimized application cache patterns including data sizing, connections, encryption, and expiration

- configure an app or service to use Application Insights
- analyze and troubleshoot solutions by using Azure Monitor
- implement Application Insights web tests and alerts

- create an APIM instance
- configure authentication for API
- define policies for APIs

- implement solutions that use Azure Event Grid
- implement solutions that use Azure Event Hubs

- implement solutions that use Azure Service Bus
- implement solutions that use Azure Queue Storage queues

Meet our instructors

Meet some of the Readynez Instructors you can meet on your course. They are experts, passionate about what they do, and dedicated to give back to their industry, their field, and those who want to learn, explore, and advance in their careers.

Tiago Costa
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Tiago Costa is Microsoft MVP and a Cloud Architect and Advisor and International speaker on the Microsoft Cloud.

Jens Gilges
#Microsoft365 #Azure #AWS#AWS #Machine Learning #Ethical Hacking #Penetration Testing #Offsec #GIAC

Jens is a 20-year MCT, an Amazon Authorized Champion Instructor and a well accomplish Cloud Infrastructure Security Consultant and Penetration Tester.

How to best be prepared for our AZ-204 Microsoft Azure Developer training

At Readynez, we provide many resources and have experienced experts in the field. That is why we also have great success with satisfied customers. You can therefore safely take your course with us. In order to take the AZ-204 course, however, some prerequisites are required.

You have the perfect starting point to take this course with these prerequisites:

  • 1-2 years of professional development experience and experience with Microsoft Azure.
  • Have the ability to program in a language supported by Azure.
  • Have skills in:
    • Azure SDKs, Azure PowerShell, and Azure CLI
    • Data storage options and data connections
    • APIs, App Authentication and Authorization,
    • Computer and container deployment
    • Troubleshooting, performance tuning and monitoring.

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Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) is a certification exam that validates the skills and knowledge of developers working on Microsoft Azure cloud services. It is designed for developers who have experience with Azure services, developing solutions, and using its tools and technologies.

The certification exam covers a range of topics, including developing Azure infrastructure, platform, and storage. It also includes implementing Azure security, monitoring, and optimizing solutions, and connecting to its services.

You can prepare for the Certification by attending our Azure Developer Training Course. 

The Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam consists of 40-60 multiple-choice questions and is timed at 150 minutes. The number of questions on the exam can vary, as Microsoft regularly updates its certification exams to reflect changes in Azure technologies and services.

The cost of the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam varies depending on the country or region where the exam is taken. The exam costs USD 165 in the United States, but prices may differ in other countries.

Microsoft does not publicly disclose the passing score for the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam. Furthermore, the score required to pass the exam may vary depending on the difficulty of the questions included in the test.

The Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam is timed at 150 minutes or two and a half hours. This time limit includes the time required to complete the exam and review any flagged questions.

The Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) certification is valid for two years from the certification date. After two years, the certification must be renewed by passing a renewal assessment on Microsoft Learn.

Yes, the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) certification expires after two years from the date of certification. This means that individuals must renew the certification by passing an assessment on Microsoft Learn.

The Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam does not have any prerequisites. However, Microsoft recommends that individuals have experience with programming languages such as C#, JavaScript, Python, or Java, as well as experience with Azure services, developing Azure solutions, and using Azure tools and technologies.

Microsoft also recommends that individuals fundamentally understand cloud computing principles and concepts, including virtualization, networking, storage, and security. Additionally, Microsoft suggests that individuals have experience with Git and source control, RESTful services, and JSON/XML data manipulation.

The Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) certification does not have any formal prerequisites, but Microsoft recommends having some previous experience with programming languages such as C# or Java, as well as familiarity with cloud computing and Azure services. Having some experience with building and deploying applications to Azure would also be beneficial. However, even if you don't have any prior experience, you can still prepare for and pass the exam with dedication and the right resources.

The difficulty of the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam varies depending on your level of experience and understanding of Azure services. However, it is considered to be a challenging exam that tests your skills in developing and deploying Azure solutions. The exam consists of multiple-choice questions, scenario-based questions, and performance-based questions that require you to write code snippets to solve problems. You should have a solid understanding of Azure services and hands-on experience with Azure development before attempting the exam.

The time it takes to prepare for the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam varies depending on your existing knowledge and experience with Azure development. On average, while self-studying, it can take anywhere from 3-6 months to prepare for the exam, depending on how much time you can dedicate to studying and practising.

The salary for a Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) certification holder varies based on factors such as location, experience, and industry. According to PayScale, the average salary for an Azure Developer is around $98,000 per year in the United States. However, with more experience and skills, the salary can increase significantly.

The Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) certification is worth it for those interested in building and deploying cloud-based solutions using Azure services. The certification demonstrates your expertise in developing and deploying Azure applications, which can be beneficial for job prospects and career advancement. Additionally, Microsoft regularly updates the certification to reflect the latest Azure services, so the certification remains relevant and valuable.

The Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam is a computer-based exam that is proctored by an official testing centre or can be taken online from the comfort of your own home or office. The exam consists of 40-60 multiple-choice, scenario-based, and performance-based questions that you have 2 hours to complete. The exam can be taken in multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, German, Chinese, and Japanese.

To get the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) certification, you must pass the AZ-204 exam. You can register for the exam on the Microsoft website and take the exam at an official testing center or online. You can also find exam preparation resources on the Microsoft website, including study guides, practice exams, and online courses.

To prepare for the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) certification exam, it is recommended that you use a combination of resources, including online courses, practice exams, and hands-on experience with Azure development.

Here are some tips on how to prepare for the Microsoft Certified Azure Developer (AZ-204) exam:

  • Familiarize yourself with Azure services:
  • Practice coding:
  • Use practice exams:
  • Take online courses: Readynez offers both online as well as offline courses that cover the topics and skills tested in the exam.
  • Get hands-on experience: Practice building and deploying applications using Azure services.

The Virtual Classroom is an online room, where you will join your instructor and fellow classmates in real time. Everything happens live and you can interact freely, discuss, ask questions, and watch your instructor present on a whiteboard, discuss the courseware and slides, work with labs, and review.

Yes, you can sit exams from all the major Vendors like Microsoft, Cisco etc from the comfort of your home or office.

With Readynez you do any course form the comfort of your home or office. Readynez provides support and best practices for your at-home classroom and you can enjoy learning with minimal impact on your day-to-day life. Plus you'll save the cost and the environmental burden of travelling.

Well, learning is limitless, when you are motivated, but you need the right path to achieve what you want. Readynez consultants have many years of experience customizing learner paths and we can design one for you too. We are always available with help and guidance, and you can reach us on the chat or write us at info@readynez.com.

Our Azure Developer Certification Course is a 4 day course. 

Yes, our Azure Developer Training is available to attend virtually.



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