Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert

Microsoft Azure Solutions Architects must have expertise in compute, network, storage, and security so that they can design solutions that run on Azure.

Job role: Solutions Architect

Required exams: AZ-300 AZ-301

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Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert

Skills measured

  • Deploy and configure infrastructure
  • Implement workloads and security
  • Create and deploy apps
  • Implement authentication and secure data
  • Develop for the cloud and for Azure storage
  • Determine workload requirements
  • Design for identity and security
  • Design a data platform solution
  • Design a business continuity strategy
  • Design for deployment, migration, and integration
  • Design an infrastructure strategy

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Certification exams

  • AZ-300: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies

    Languages: en ja zh-cn ko

    Retirement date:

    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: deploy and configure infrastructure; implement workloads and security; create and deploy apps; implement authentication and secure data; and develop for the cloud and Azure storage.

    Price based on the country in which the exam is proctored.

    for Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies

    All objectives of the exam are covered in depth so you'll be ready for any question on the exam.

  • AZ-301: Microsoft Azure Architect Design

    Languages: en ja zh-cn ko

    Retirement date:

    This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: determine workload requirements; design for identity and security; design a data platform solution; design a business continuity strategy; design for deployment, migration, and integration; and design an infrastructure strategy.

    Price based on the country in which the exam is proctored.

    for Microsoft Azure Architect Design

    All objectives of the exam are covered in depth so you'll be ready for any question on the exam.

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** Complete this exam before the retirement date to ensure it is applied toward your certification. After the retirement date, please refer to the related certification for exam requirements.