New Azure Certifications & Books

New Azure Certifications

At Ignite 2018, Microsoft Certification team released following new Azure Certification Exams both at Associate and at Expert Level.

Azure Solution Architect Expert
Azure Devops Engineer Expert
Azure Administrator Associate
Azure Developer Associate
Azure Security Engineer Associate

Azure Solution Architect Expert

To earn Azure Solution Architect Expert you need to pass 2 Exams – AZ-300 & AZ-301. 

Exam AZ-300: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies
Exam AZ-301: Microsoft Azure Architect Design Exam

Figure below shows the path to attain Azure Solution Architect Expert Certification.

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Azure Devops Engineer Expert

Azure Administrator Associate or Azure Developer Associate Certification is prerequisite for Azure Devops Engineer Expert Certification.

To earn Azure Devops Engineer Expert you need to pass 2 Exams – AZ-400 & a prerequisite (AZ-103 or AZ-203).

Exam AZ-400: Microsoft Azure DevOps Solutions

Figure below shows the path to attain Azure Devops Engineer Expert Certification.

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Azure Administrator Associate

To earn Azure Administrator Associate you need to pass 1 Exam – AZ-103.

Exam AZ-103: Microsoft Azure Administrator

Azure Developer Associate

To earn Azure Developer Associate you need to pass 1 Exam – AZ-203

Exam AZ-203: Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure

Azure Security Engineer Associate

To earn Azure Security Engineer Associate you need to pass 1 Exam – AZ-500.

Exam AZ-500: Microsoft Azure Security Technologies

Book Release Schedule

I had started working on Books to prepare candidates for new Azure Certification since MS announced Azure Administrator Exams at Inspire conference in July 2018. Exam AZ-103 & AZ-300 & AZ-301 Books are already released. The Books release schedule is as follows:

Exam AZ-103 Study & Lab Guide: Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator.
Exam AZ-300 & AZ-301 Study & Lab Guide Part 1: Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert.
Exam AZ-300 & AZ-301 Study & Lab Guide Part 2: Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert.
Azure Security Engineer Associate Study & Lab Guide: Exam AZ-500.

Exam AZ-300 & AZ-301 Study & Lab Guide Part 2: Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert is now available on Amazon.

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Exam AZ-300 & AZ-301 Study & Lab Guide Part 1: Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert is now available on Amazon.

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Exam AZ-103 Study & Lab Guide: Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator is now available on Amazon.

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