AZ-305 Microsoft Azure Architect Design Prerequisites

Solution Architect
Azure Storage
Azure Virtual Network

Learn the basic Azure concepts you'll need to know as an Azure infrastructure architect. This path gives you the knowledge to be successful as you begin studying for AZ-305: Designing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions.


You should be familiar with basic computing concepts and terminology. Experience designing architecture solutions are desired, but not required.

Modules in this learning path

This module explains the basic infrastructure components of Microsoft Azure. You'll learn about the physical infrastructure, how resources are managed, and have a chance to create an Azure resource.

This module focuses on some of the computer services and networking services available within Azure.

This module introduces you to storage in Azure, including things such as different types of storage and how a distributed infrastructure can make your data more resilient.

This module covers some of the authorization and authentication methods available with Azure.

This module covers the basics of how to use the Cloud Adoption Framework—a set of documentation, implementation guidance, best practices, and tools that aid in aligning the strategy for business, people, and technology.

You want to build great things on Azure, but you're not sure exactly what that means. Using key principles throughout your architecture, regardless of technology choice, can help you design, build, and continuously improve your architecture.