Microsoft Azure certifications are known for their advanced skills and benefits. While you won’t be recognized globally, it will help to master real-world skills. Azure certifications also allow you to demonstrate your ability to keep up with technology. This is not about obtaining a certification, but rather, it’s about starting a career. What about maintaining your certification and checking for any exam modifications or updates? Microsoft updates its exam regularly to ensure you are up-to-date with the latest technology and content. IT professionals who have a current role-based technical certification perform better than those who hold a certification that is about to expire or will expire. It is important to keep your certification current and in your career.
In this blog, we will also explore the list all Microsoft Azure Certifications. This will include the exams that are currently being offered, the content changes and the exams that are retiring. We will also discuss maintaining certification and providing useful resources for Azure exams.
Microsoft Azure: Active Exam and Updates
Microsoft certifications are a great way to start your career. You can explore different types of certifications by role and skills. On theMicrosoft Browse certification page, you will find details about each certification exam. You can also find out how many exams are required to obtain the certification you want.
You will find below the list of Azure exam actives and any modifications to those exams.
Microsoft Azure Certification Exam UpdatesExam NameModificationsExam DP-100: Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on AzureThe content of theDP-100 examwas updated on May 20, 2021.Updated Course Outline:Manage Azure resources for machine learning (25-30%)Run experiments and train models (20-25%)Deploy and operationalize machine learning solutions (35-40%)Implement responsible machine learning (5-10%)Exam AZ-204: Developing Solutions for Microsoft AzureThe content of thisAZ-204 examwas updated on March 26, 2021.Updated Course Outline:Develop Azure compute solutions (25-30%)Develop for Azure storage (15-20%)Implement Azure security (20-25%)Monitor, troubleshoot, and optimize Azure solutions (15-20%)Connect to and consume Azure services and third-party services (15-20%)Exam MS-100: Microsoft 365 Identity and ServicesThe content of theMS-100 examwill be updated on June 2, 2021.Updated Course Outline:Design and implement Microsoft 365 services (25-30%)Manage user identity and roles (25-30%)Manage access and authentication (15-20%)Plan Office 365 workloads and applications (25-30%)Exam AZ-120: Planning and Administering Microsoft Azure for SAP WorkloadsThe content of theAZ-120 examwill be updated on May 28, 2021.Updated Course Outline:Migrate SAP Workloads to Azure (25-30%)Design and Implement an Infrastructure to Support SAP Workloads (25-30%)Design and Implement High Availability and Disaster Recovery (HA/DR) (20-25%)Maintain SAP Workloads on Azure (15-20%)Exam MS-101: Microsoft 365 Mobility and SecurityThe content of theMS-101 examwill be updated on July 29, 2021.Updated Course Outline:Implement modern device services (40-45%)Implement Microsoft 365 security and threat management (20-25%)Manage Microsoft 365 governance and compliance (35-40%)Exam AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security TechnologiesThe content of theAZ-500 examwill be updated on June 2, 2021.Updated Course Outline:Manage identity and access (30-35%)Implement platform protection (15-20%)Manage security operations (25-30%)Secure data and applications (20-25%)Exam AZ-303: Microsoft Azure Architect TechnologiesThe content of theAZ-303 examwill be updated on July 26, 2021.Updated Course Outline:Implement and monitor an Azur