Prerequisites for Azure administrators

Azure Virtual Machines
Azure Virtual Network
Azure CLIs
Microsoft Entra ID
Azure Container Instances
Azure Container Registry
Azure Storage

If you're an IT Administrator that's new to Azure, this path is the place to start.

Learn the basic Azure concepts you'll need to know as an Azure administrator.

Here are the learning paths in the Azure Administrator series:

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Prerequisites for Azure administrators



Modules in this learning path

Learn about the decisions you make before creating a virtual machine, the options to create and manage the VM, and the extensions and services you use to manage your VM.

You learn the fundamental principles of computer networking to prepare you for the Azure admin and developer learning paths.

Explore the fundamentals of computer networking security and monitoring.

Install the Azure CLI locally and use it to manage Azure resources.

Install Azure PowerShell locally and use it to manage Azure resources.

Secure internal resources, external resources, SaaS applications, and more by using Microsoft Entra ID. Learn about the features and capabilities of Microsoft Entra ID.

Describe the benefits of using Docker containers as a containerization platform. Discuss the infrastructure provided by the Docker platform.

Learn how to use Azure Storage, Azure SQL Database, Azure Cosmos DB, or a combination of Azure resources for a performant solution in your business scenario.