Accelerate your IT career with Azure role-based certifications

I have presented a session in Omaha Azure user group in January’2020 on “Accelerate your IT career with Azure Role-Based Certifications“. The session was well received. Unfortunately, it was not recorded. The slide deck I have used can be found here. I felt this topic will be helpful to not only to the Omaha community but to anyone in the global azure family. Hence, I ended up making a recorded session a few days later.  

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AZ-300 Study Guide: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies

Under the certification “Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Expert”, there are two exams – AZ-300 and AZ-301. This blog post addresses AZ-300. Exam AZ-300 is intended for Solution Architects who have been designing and architect-ing Azure based solutions for two to five years. For Certification details check out this link For the exam details, check out this link Here are the skills that the exam AZ-300 measures – Deploy and configure infrastructure (25-30%) Implement workloads and […]

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AZ-203 Study Guide: Microsoft Azure Developer Associate Certification

The certification “Microsoft Azure Developer Associate” is intended for developers who have been developing Azure based solutions including Azure App Services, Azure Storage and Azure SQL Databases. For Certification details check out this link Here are the skills that the exam AZ-203 measures – Develop Azure Infrastructure as a Service compute solutions (10-15%) Develop Azure Platform as a Service compute solutions (20-25%) Develop for Azure storage (15-20%) Implement Azure security (10-15%) Monitor, troubleshoot, and optimize […]

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AZ-103 Study Guide: Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate Certification

The certification “Microsoft Azure Administrator Associate” is intended for IT administrators who have been administering Azure workloads spanning across compute, storage and networking features in Azure. Candidates should be proficient in using Azure Powershell, Azure CLI and ARM templates as well. For Certification details check out this link Here are the skills that the exam AZ-103 measures – Manage Azure subscriptions and resources (15-20%) Implement and manage storage (15-20%) Deploy and manage virtual machines (VMs) (15-20%) […]

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Getting started with your preparation for Azure Certifications

Since last week when I completed my Azure certifications at Microsoft Ignite, many people have reached out to me to provide guidance on preparing for Microsoft certifications for Azure. In this multi-blog series, I am going to cover what different Azure certifications are available and what are the different resources to prepare for them. I’ll also share how I prepared for the certifications. Microsoft offers many certifications across their product line up including Azure and […]

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