Azure Data Fundamentals

Azure Data Fundamentals

Course overview

In this course, students will learn the fundamentals of database concepts in a cloud environment, get basic skilling in cloud data services, and build their foundational knowledge of cloud data services within Microsoft Azure. Students will identify and describe core data concepts such as relational, non-relational, big data, and analytics, and explore how this technology is implemented with Microsoft Azure. They will explore the roles, tasks, and responsibilities in the world of data. The students will explore relational data offerings, provisioning and deploying relational databases, and querying relational data through cloud data solutions with Microsoft Azure. They will explore non-relational data offerings, provisioning and deploying non-relational databases, and non-relational data stores with Microsoft Azure. Students will explore the processing options available for building data analytics solutions in Azure. They will explore Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure Databricks, and Azure HDInsight. Students will learn what Power BI is, including its building blocks and how they work together.  

Target audience

The audience for this course is individuals who want to learn the fundamentals of database concepts in a cloud environment, get basic skilling in cloud data services, and build their foundational knowledge of cloud data services within Microsoft Azure. 

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to: 

  • Describe core data concepts in Azure
  • Explain concepts of relational data in Azure
  • Explain concepts of non-relational data in Azure
  • Identify components of a modern data warehouse in Azure

Pre-requisites:

There are no prerequisites for this course 

Certification info:

Required to become a Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Fundamentals