Azure Developers Develop New World Cloud Systems

Migrate On-Prem Systems

Migrate on-prem data to the cloud and integrate it with other cloud technologies.

Manage Cloud Environment

Configure and manage databases in the Microsoft Cloud.

Design Cloud Systems

Build the systems of tomorrow and ensure your data is safe by using cloud systems.

automate repeating tasks

Reduce human errors by automate tasks.


Pragmatic Works’ On-Demand Learning is set up with your success in mind. We have made thousands of people and teams like yourself reach their highest potential and salary. Our author and MVP team is passionate about guiding you and your team to a new skill.

The average Azure Architect salary is $152,000.

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Azure Architect U.S. Average Salary


The Learning Path includes classes offered as part of your On-Demand Learning package.  More classes are being added each quarter and old ones are constantly being updated because of the amount of change in Azure each month.

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Pragmatic Works free community plan gives you lifetime access to 7 Microsoft “in a day” courses.

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Prove you have the knowledge and the know-how with Microsoft certifications.

Azure Developer Plan

Pragmatic Works’ On-Demand Learning classes are constantly being updated and re-recorded to make sure you have the latest info about Azure. Here’s a list of classes we recommend taking in the proper order:


Introduction to Azure SQL Database

  • How to configure and manage databases in the Microsoft Cloud
  • Perform common task for implementing security and making the solution highly-available. 


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Introduction to Azure SQL Managed Instance

  • The benefits of Managed Instance as compared to other services such as Azure SQL DB
  • The performance, cost, and features available within Managed Instance
  • The various performance options and the pricing that comes along with making certain decisions
  • If Managed Instance is the right option for your organization and how to provision this resource


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Certification Exam
Certification Exam

Exam DP-300: Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure

The Azure Database Administrator implements and manages the operational aspects of cloud-native and hybrid data platform solutions built with Azure Data Services and SQL Server

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Introduction to Azure Data Factory

  • Create data-driven pipelines to direct movement of data and to integrate disparate data sources across your organization
  • Working with Data Factory activities
  • Difference between hosting SSIS on-premises vs. Azure Lift and Shift
  • Triggers, monitoring and notification


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Advanced Azure Data Factory

  • How to use Azure Data Factory and integrate it with other cloud technologies
  • Azure DevOps and implementing CI/CD
  • ADF integration with Azure Key Vault, Azure Databricks, Azure Log Analytics and Azure Logic Apps
  • Building dynamic and reusable pipelines with parameterization
  • Using wrangling and mapping data flows
  • Monitoring metrics from all your data factories in a single Azure dashboard


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Introduction to Apache Spark

  • Learn the basics concepts behind Spark
  • Learn how to work with datasets in Spark
  • Learn how to use the Eclipse IDE to write programs


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Modern Data Warehousing with Azure Databricks

  • An understanding of Azure Databricks
  • The fundamentals of creating clusters, developing in notebooks, and leveraging the different languages available
  • How and why Azure Databricks fits perfectly into the design of the “modern” data warehouse


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Exam DP-203: Data Engineering on Microsoft Azure

This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: design and implement data storage; design and develop data processing; design and implement data security; and monitor and optimize data storage and data processing.

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Introduction to Azure Logic Apps

  • Build automated workflows within the Azure Portal
  • Work with Data Factory, and work with Triggers and Actions
  • Scheduling and administration of automated workflows


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Data Science with Azure ML

  • How data science and machine learning assist organizations to increase profits, reduce costs and identify significant opportunities
  • How to gain firsthand exposure to the intricacies of the data science process and how to successfully harness machine learning to convert data into actionable business insight


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Certification Complete!
Certification Complete!

Mission Accomplished!

It was a challenging journey, but you have arrived and are certified.

Candidates for the Azure Developer Associate certification should have subject matter expertise designing, building, testing, and maintaining cloud applications and services on Microsoft Azure.

Responsibilities for this role include participating in all phases of cloud development from requirements definition and design, to development, deployment, and maintenance. performance tuning, and monitoring.

About the Cert


One thing to keep in mind with cloud solutions like Azure and the Power Platform is there is constant change. These books capture the most common functions in Azure for the data developer.

Begin Your Journey to Become an Azure Data Professional