Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

Acquire next-gen skills and accelerate your Azure Developer career

  • Build, test, and maintain cloud applications on Microsoft Azure
  • Real-time experience with Azure Paas and IaaS solutions
  • Get Microsoft certified by clearing Azure Developer Associate exam
  • 250,000 + Professionals trained
  • 250 + Workshops every month
  • 100 + Countries

Boost your Azure Solutions Developer Career

Enterprises around the world are moving their business to the cloud to ensure seamless customer experience, achieve superior workflow, meet market demands, and more, driving the demand for Microsoft certified Azure professionals. Our comprehensive Azure Solutions Developer (AZ-204) training program helps you to clear the Azure Developer Associate exam with ease.

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  • Coaching by top-notch Microsoft certified trainers

  • 16 Hours of Live, Instructor-Led Sessions

  • Balanced mix of classroom and practical sessions

  • Exam preparation for Developing Solutions for Azure

  • Access to a digital library of learning resources

  • Skills to configure and manage virtual networks

Why You Should Take This Course?


The demand for Azure experts is spread across various industries. You can capitalize on the rising demand with Microsoft Azure certification. It helps you to qualify for various prestigious job roles across different industries. Also, if you ever wished to work in a Fortune 500 company then this certification might give you that chance.

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The KnowledgeHut Edge

Learn by Doing

We believe that the best way to acquire a skill is by practicing it and have adopted a project-based, immersive learning approach.

Real-World Focus

We ensure that your skills are relevant to the real world by including actual business case studies and exercises. Skill up and get productive from the get-go.

Industry Experts

Our trainers are experienced industry professionals with considerable experience, making them ideally placed to educate you on best practices across industries.

Curriculum Designed by the Best

Our Azure courses follow Microsoft’s prescribed curriculum and are taught by top-notch trainers with implementation experience.

Continued Learning Support

We are committed to a delightful learning experience and have webinars, e-books, tutorials, articles, and interview questions to help you land your dream job.

Exclusive Post-Training Sessions

We’re with you until you feel ready. We extend six months of post-certification mentoring to overcome challenges in your Microsoft Azure career.

Steps to Get a Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure Certification

Strengthen your skills and build subject matter expertise in designing, building, testing, and maintaining cloud applications and services on Microsoft Azure. Move forward in your career as you validate them by clearing the Developing Solutions for the Microsoft Azure exam. Here’s how you can start:

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path to Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure (AZ-204)

Course Prerequisites

  • Hands-on experience with Portal
  • Experience with Azure PaaS and IaaS
  • A general understanding of HTML, the HTTP protocol, and REST API interfaces
  • Experience in writing Azure supported languages such as JavaScript, Python, Java, etc.
  • Experience in writing code to handle authentication, authorization, and other security principles
  • Experience in writing code to connect and perform operations on, a SQL or NoSQL database product. (SQL Server, Oracle, MongoDB, Cassandra, or similar)

Who Should Attend the Course


Network Engineers

System Engineers

Cloud Computing Professionals

Cloud Solution Architects

Cloud Administrators

Professionals belonging to cloud solution providers

Freshers who want to understand Microsoft Azure

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What You Will Learn

Enhance App Performance

Analyze and troubleshoot apps and understand different caching.

Consume Azure Services

Implement API management and develop app service logic.

Connect Azure Services

Consume and connect Azure and other third-party services.

Implementing IaaS

Create and deploy VMs and resources using ARM templates

Application Development

Use event-based and message-based architectures to build powerful applications.

Azure Security

Implement secure cloud solutions, Azure authentication, and authorization.

Skills You Will Gain

Develop Azure compute solutions

Develop Azure storage

Implement Azure security

Optimize and troubleshoot solutions

Connect and scale Azure services

Integrate caching within solutions

Transform Your Workforce

Implement Scalable & Secure Cloud Networks

Empower your systems and network teams with the Microsoft Azure Administrator program, scale-up, implement, and secure your network, and drive impactful business outcomes that lead to growth.

  • Leverage Immersive Learning
  • Measure skills progress with the right data
  • Discover your team's strengths and weaknesses
  • Upskill your teams into modern roles with customized training solutions


Learning Objectives

This introductory module will get you familiar with Azure concepts and fundamentals to creating powerful Azure applications. 

  • Azure App Service core concepts
  • Creating an Azure App Service Web App
  • Configuring and Monitoring App Service apps
  • Scaling App Service apps
  • Azure App Service staging environments

Learning Objectives

This module helps you build a solid understanding of the core Azure functions, how to use Durable Functions, and define stateful workflows.

  • Azure Functions overview
  • Developing Azure Functions
  • Implement Durable Functions

Learning Objectives

In this module, you will learn to create basic Azure Blob storage resources, manage data through the blob storage lifecycle, and work with containers and items by using the Azure Blob storage client library V12 for .NET

  • Azure Blob storage core concepts
  • Managing the Azure Blob storage lifecycle
  • Working with Azure Blob storage

Learning Objectives

This module covers how you can create Azure Cosmos DB resources with the appropriate consistency levels, choose and create a partition key, and perform data operations by using the .NET SDK V3 for Azure Cosmos DB.

  • Azure Cosmos DB overview
  • Azure Cosmos DB data structure
  • Working with Azure Cosmos DB resources and data

Learning Objectives

This module teaches you to create and deploy virtual machines, deploy resources using Azure Resource Manager templates, and manage and deploy containers.

  • Provisioning VMs in Azure
  • Create and deploy ARM templates
  • Create container images for solutions
  • Publish a container image to Azure Container Registry
  • Create and run container images in Azure Container Instances

Learning Objectives

In this module, you will learn using the Microsoft identity platform to implement authentication and authorization to resources, Microsoft Authentication Library, shared access signatures, and how to use Microsoft Graph.

  • Microsoft Identity Platform v2.0
  • Authentication using the Microsoft Authentication Library
  • Using Microsoft Graph
  • Authorizing data operations in Azure Storage

Learning Objectives

This module teaches you to securely deploy apps in Azure by using Azure Key Vault, managed identities, and Azure App Configuration. 

  • Manage keys, secrets, and certificates by using the KeyVault API
  • Implement Managed Identities for Azure resources
  • Secure app configuration data by using Azure App Configuration

Learning Objectives

In this API-focused module, you will learn how the API Management service functions, how to transform and secure APIs, and how to create a backend API.

  • API Management overview
  • Defining policies for APIs
  • Securing your APIs

Learning Objectives

This module will focus on how you can build applications with event-based architectures by integrating Azure Event Grid and Azure Event Hubs into your solution.

  • Implement solutions that use Azure Service Bus
  • Implement solutions that use Azure Queue Storage queues

Learning Objectives

This module will cover how to instrument apps to enable Application Insights to monitor performance and help troubleshoot issues.

  • Overview of monitoring in Azure
  • Instrument an app for monitoring
  • Analyzing and troubleshooting apps
  • Implement code that handles transient faults

Learning Objectives

In this module you will learn how to improve the performance and scalability of your applications by integrating Azure Cache for Redis and Azure Content Delivery Network in to your solution. 

  • Develop for Azure Cache for Redis
  • Develop for storage on CDNs

Frequently asked Questions About the Developing Solutions for Microsoft Course

Developing Solutions Training

You can enroll for this Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure (AZ-204) training in two easy steps:

  • Select a convenient schedule from the dates given
  • Enroll for the Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – AZ – 204 course by making the payment

It is recommended that you take the Microsoft Azure Fundamentals – AZ 900 before the Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure (AZ-204) program, and Designing and Implementing Microsoft DevOps Solutions – AZ 400 after successfully completing the program.

Candidates for the Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure (AZ-204) course need to have 1-2 years of professional development experience and experience with Microsoft Azure. They must be able to program in an Azure Supported Language.

To take the exam, candidates should have subject matter expertise designing, building, testing, and maintaining cloud applications and services on Microsoft Azure.

The Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure (AZ-204) course is ideal for network engineers, system engineers, cloud solution architects, cloud admins, and anybody who wants to understand what Microsoft Azure is all about.

Participants who enroll for the Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – AZ – 204 certification training will get: 

  • A copy of the course material
  • Access to Microsoft Azure Labs
  • Course completion certificate

There are no as such direct reference materials for Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – AZ – 204 courses, but you can visit the Official Microsoft Azure Administrator AZ-204 page, to understand:

  • What is this Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – AZ–204 course is all about
  • When was Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – AZ–204 course was last updated
  • Skills Measured for Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – AZ–204 certification exam
  • Self-paced Microsoft Learn video modules
  • AZ-204 certification exam resources, and more

Yes, KnowledgeHut is a Learning Action Pack Partner authorized to deliver Microsoft Trainings.

You can take up Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure – AZ–204 certification training course in multiple delivery modes that include: 

  • Instructor-led classroom training
  • Instructor-led Live online training
  • Corporate/on-site training

The Microsoft Azure Expert and Associate level certification exams are typically priced at US$165. The exam cost is mostly priced according to the currency values in specific regions and countries. However, the exam prices are subject to change and may also vary depending on the additional taxes that may apply in some countries and regions.

No, the course fee does not include the Microsoft Azure Developer Associate AZ–204 examination fee. By taking up the Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure AZ–204 training, you are only paying for the training and not for the exam. The certification exam cost for AZ-204 is USD 165 and has to be taken from Pearson Vue.

Upon clearing your AZ-204 examination, your Microsoft Azure Developer Associate certification will be valid for two years. After the validity period of two years, your certification will not be current anymore, but it will be still showcased under a different section with the Exam code and year mentioned along with it.

Candidates need to answer between 40-60 questions. However, the number of questions may change as and when changes in technology and job roles occur.

Candidates will need to score 700 (on a scale of 1-1000) to pass the Microsoft Azure Solutions Developer Associate exam. On each exam domain, a minimum score of 35 percent needs to be scored.

Candidates must wait for 24 hours to retake the AZ-204 exam. Also, candidates can log in to their certification dashboard to reschedule the exam.

Clearing the Azure 204 exam is not a difficult mission to accomplish if you do it the right way. You can start by mastering the basics with assistance from top experts, practice mocks, and assignments.

This is a 2-hour exam with 45+ questions. You need to score a minimum of 700 out of 1000 to pass this exam.

A Microsoft Azure certification qualifies you for different roles in the tech domain, such as Cloud Architect, Azure Solutions Developer, and a lot more.

If you’re a working professional, you can clear this exam by giving 2 to 3 hours during weekdays and around 8 hours during the weekend. Our curriculum is specially designed to give you an edge and it covers everything that you need to know to clear this exam.

If a candidate fails to obtain the pass mark the first time, then they need to wait for 24 hours before reattempting the exam. Candidates can visit their certification dashboard to reschedule the exam by themselves.

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