Applied Skills

Deploy and configure Azure Monitor

Validate your technical skills and open doors to new possibilities of advancement with Microsoft Applied Skills.


To earn this Microsoft Applied Skills credential, learners demonstrate the ability to deploy and configure monitoring for Azure infrastructure.

Candidates for this assessment lab should be familiar with operating systems, networking, servers, and virtualization.

Tasks performed

  • Create and configure a Log Analytics workspace
  • Configure change analysis
  • Configure monitoring for applications
  • Configure monitoring for virtual machines (VMs)
  • Configure monitoring for virtual networks
  • Configure alerts and responses

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This assessment will use an interactive lab to evaluate your performance. It will take a few minutes to load the lab, and you may do other activities while it loads. After you launch the lab, you will need to wait 72 hours to launch it again. Your mouse movements and text entered during the lab will be recorded for quality purposes. Learn more

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