Cloud Fundamentals: Exam 98-369

This exam is designed for candidates looking to demonstrate fundamental knowledge of and basic skills using Microsoft cloud services.  The exam can serve as a stepping stone to the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) exams. It is recommended that candidates become familiar with the concepts and technologies described here by taking relevant training courses. Candidates are expected to have some hands-on experience with Office 365, Microsoft Intune, firewalls, network topologies and devices, and network ports.

Objective Domain

• Describe cloud principles and delivery mechanisms. This objective may include but is not limited to: Differentiate between on-premises IT service models; differentiate between subscription or pay as you go vs. upfront CapEx/OpEx funding model; use cloud services to expand capacity (elasticity of the cloud), scalability, redundancy, and availability; differentiate between cloud services that are configurable vs. on-premises services that are customizable

• Describe cloud security requirements and policies. This objective may include but is not limited to: Describe how cloud services manage privacy, how compliance goals are met, how data is secured at rest or on-the-wire, and how data and operations transparency requirements are met.

• Describe how a cloud service stays up to date and available. This objective may include but is not limited to: Describe the service/feature improvement process; monitor service health, service maintenance, and future roadmap publishing; identify guarantees, service level agreements (SLA), and capping of liability of the cloud service provider.

• Describe the different types of cloud services. This objective may include but is not limited to: Differentiate between types of cloud services and their characteristics, including Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS); integrate the cloud with on-premises services in hybrid scenarios

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