CertPREP Courseware: Microsoft Designing and Implementing Azure Networking (AZ-700) — 180-Day access

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This instructor-led Designing and Implementing Microsoft Azure Networking Solutions CertPREP course prepares you for the Microsoft Exam AZ-700 by introducing you to designing, implementing, and managing hybrid networking, core networking infrastructure, routing, securing, and monitoring networks, and designing and implementing private access to Azure services. This exam focuses on networking topics in Microsoft Azure, but it does require additional knowledge of the Azure Portal and related services such as virtual machines, storage accounts, monitoring tools, and more. 

The goal of this course is to provide you with all the tools you need to prepare for the AZ-700 Designing and Implementing Microsoft Azure Networking Solutions exam — including text explanations, video demos, lab activities, self-assessment questions, and a practice exam— to increase your chances of passing the exam on your first try.

Course components:

180-day access to:

  • Lessons
  • Video learning
  • MeasureUp Practice Test for Microsoft AZ-700. Practice Mode with remediation and Certification mode to simulate the test day experience.

Duration:  3 days of training. 

Self-paced: 32 hours of training


Designed for those interested in obtaining the Microsoft Certified Azure Network Engineer Associate certificate and who have knowledge of the Azure Portal and related services.


  • Azure Fundamentals (AZ-900)
  • Azure Administrator (AZ-104)

Course objectives:  

Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to:   

  • Design, implement, and manage hybrid networking.
  • Design and implement core networking infrastructure.
  • Design and implement routing.
  • Secure and monitor networks.
  • Design and implement private access to Azure services.

Required course materials:  Instructor-led Pearson CertPREP Microsoft Designing and Implementing Azure Networking Solutions (AZ-700) courseware with 180-day access.

Lesson 1: Design, implement, and manage hybrid networking (5 hours and 24 minutes)

  • Skill 1.1: Design, implement, and manage a site-to-site VPN connection (1 hour and 24 minutes).
    • Design a site-to-site VPN connection for high availability.
    • Select an appropriate virtual network gateway SKU.
    • Identify when to use policy-based VPN versus route-based VPN.
    • Create and configure a local network gateway.
    • Create and configure a virtual network gateway.
    • Create and configure an IPsec/IKE policy.
    • Diagnose and resolve VPN gateway connectivity issues.
  • Skill 1.2: Design, implement, and manage a point-to-site VPN connection (1 hour and 12 minutes).
    • Select an appropriate virtual network gateway SKU.
    • Plan and configure RADIUS authentication.
    • Plan and configure certificate-based authentication.
    • Plan and configure Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) authentication.
    • Implement a VPN client configuration file.
    • Diagnose and resolve client-side and authentication issues.
  • Skill 1.3: Design, implement, and manage Azure ExpressRoute (2 hours and 48 minutes).
    • Choose between provider and direct model (ExpressRoute Direct).
    • Design and implement Azure cross - region connectivity between multiple ExpressRoute locations.
    • Select an appropriate ExpressRoute SKU and tier.
    • Design and implement ExpressRoute Global Reach.
    • Design and implement ExpressRoute FastPath.
    • Choose between private peering only, Microsoft peering only, or both.
    • Configure private peering.
    • Configure Microsoft peering.
    • Create and configure an ExpressRoute gateway.
    • Connect a virtual network to an ExpressRoute circuit.
    • Recommend a route advertisement configuration.
    • Configure encryption over ExpressRoute.
    • Implement Bidirectional Forwarding Detection.
    • Diagnose and resolve ExpressRoute connection issues.
  • Summary
  • Case Study
  • Quiz

Lesson 2: Design and implement core networking infrastructure (3 hours and 24 minutes).

  • Skill 2.1: Design and implement private IP addressing for virtual networks (48 minutes).
    • Create a virtual network.
    • Plan and configure subnetting for services.
    • Plan and configure subnet delegation.
    • Plan and configure subnetting for Azure Route Server.
  • Skill 2.2: Design and implement name resolution (1 hour).
    • Design public DNS zones.
    • Design private DNS zones.
    • Design name resolution inside a virtual network.
    • Configure a public or private DNS zone.
    • Link a private DNS zone to a virtual network.
  • Skill 2.3: Design and implement cross-VNet connectivity (36 minutes).
    • Implement virtual network peering.
    • Design service chaining, including gateway transit.
    • Design VPN connectivity between virtual networks.
  • Skill 2.4: Design and implement an Azure Virtual WAN architecture (1 hour).
    • Design an Azure Virtual WAN architecture, including selecting SKUs and services.
    • Create a hub in Virtual WAN.
    • Connect a virtual network gateway to Azure Virtual WAN.
    • Create a network virtual appliance in a virtual hub.
    • Configure virtual hub routing.
  • Summary
  • Case Study
  • Quiz

Lesson 3: Design and implement routing (5 hours and 48 minutes).

  • Skill 3.1: Design, implement, and manage virtual network routing (48 minutes).
    • Design and implement user-defined routes.
    • Associate a route table with a subnet.
    • Configure forced tunneling.
    • Diagnose and resolve routing issues.
  • Skill 3.2: Design and implement an Azure load balancer (1 hour).
    • Choose an Azure Load Balancer SKU.
    • Choose between public and internal.
    • Create and configure an Azure load balancer Implement a load balancing rule.
    • Create and configure inbound NAT rules.
    • Create explicit outbound rules for a load balancer.
  • Skill 3.3: Design and implement Azure Application Gateway (1 hour and 48 minutes).
    • Recommend Azure Application Gateway deployment options.
    • Choose between manual and autoscale.
    • Create a backend pool.
    • Configure HTTP settings.
    • Configure health probes.
    • Configure listeners.
    • Configure routing rules.
    • Configure Transport Layer Security (TLS).
    • Configure rewrite policies.
  • Skill 3.4: Implement Azure Front Door (1 hour).
    • Choose an Azure Front Door SKU.
    • Configure health probes.
    • Configure SSL termination and end - to - end SSL encryption.
    • Configure multisite listeners and configure backend targets.
    • Configure routing rules.
  • Skill 3.5: Implement an Azure traffic Manager Profile (36 minutes).
    • Configure a routing method.
    • Configure endpoints.
    • Create HTTP settings.
  • Skill 3.6: Design and implement an Azure Virtual Network NAT (36 minutes).
    • Choose when to use a Virtual Network NAT.
    • Allocate public IP addresses for a NAT gateway.
    • Associate a virtual network NAT with a subnet.
  • Summary
  • Case Study
  • Quiz

Lesson 4: Secure and monitor networks (3 hours and 48 minutes)

  • Skill 4.1: Design, implement, and manage an Azure Firewall deployment (1 hour).
    • Design an Azure Firewall deployment.
    • Create and implement an Azure Firewall deployment.
    • Configure Azure Firewall rules.
    • Create and implement Azure Firewall Manager policies.
    • Create a secure hub by deploying Azure Firewall inside an Azure Virtual WAN hub.
  • Skill 4.2: Implement and manage network security groups (NSGs) (1 hour and 24 minutes).
    • Create a network security group.
    • Associate an NSG to a resource.
    • Create an application security group (ASG).
    • Associate an ASG to a NIC.
    • Create and configure NSG rules.
    • Interpret and validate NSG flow logs.
    • Verify IP flow.
  • Skill 4.3: Implement a Web Application Firewall (WAF) deployment (24 minutes).
    • Implement a WAF policy.
    • Associate a WAF policy.
    • Skill 4.4: Monitor networks.
  • Configure network health alerts and logging by using Azure Monitor (1 hour).
    • Create and configure a Connection Monitor instance.
    • Configure and use Traffic Analytics.
    • Enable and configure diagnostic logging.
  • Configure Azure Network Watcher.
  • Summary
  • Case Study
  • Quiz

Lesson 5: Design and implement private access to Azure services (2 hours)

  • Skill 5.1: Design and implement Azure Private Link service and private endpoints (48 minutes).
    • Create a Private Link service.
    • Plan and create private endpoints.
    • Integrate Private Link with DNS.
    • Integrate a Private Link service with on - premises clients.
  • Skill 5.2: Design and implement service endpoints (36 minutes).
    • Create service endpoints.
    • Configure service endpoint policies.
    • Configure service tags.
  • Skill 5.3: Configure VNet integration for dedicated platform as a service (PaaS) services (36 minutes).
    • Configure App Service for regional VNet integration.
    • Configure Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) for regional VNet integration.
    • Configure clients to access App Service Environment.
  • Summary
  • Case Study
  • Quiz

Student access for each license to the course content and resources for 6 months including:

  • All text, video, and end of lesson questions
  • Lab content (where available)
  • Practice Test
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