Microsoft has recently announced new certification exam tracks for Azure Administrators, Developers and Architects. Here are the line ups that should help you move your career with right certifications.
The three new Microsoft Azure Certifications are:
- Microsoft Certified Azure Developer
- Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator
- Microsoft Certified Azure Architect
These certifications would essentially split the previous MCSA/MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure track and introduce new exams for individual certification track.
So far I only have limited information available about all the exam numbers for each individual track, as recently Microsoft has made BETA exams available for Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator track.
- If you don’t have 070-533 exam certification from previous tracks then doing the following exams would would provide you Administrator track certification.
- If you previously passed 070-533 exam, you can do the following Recertification/Transition exam to earn the Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator credential.
These exams are still in BETA, would commence general availability in coming months. Will keep you posted about newer exams for other tracks as we get to know more.
“70-777: Implementing Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB Solutions” is the new Microsoft certification in the town for any Developer or Architect who leverages Azure Cosmos DB. If you understand how Cosmos DB database can be configured and consumed using platform agnostic Cosmos DB API, this certification will help you prove your expertise.
To read more about the exam 70-777 visit: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/learning/exam-70-777.aspx ( the link will also provide you guidance on the topics covered by this exam)
As on today, 70-777 BETA exam enrollment started, has around 300 beta seats for this exam, and you must register and take the exam before October,1 2018. Hurry if you are passionate enough to learn and try out this certification exam, please register now before you quote is full.
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June 3, 2017
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Microsoft has come up with a new program to bring in more skilled people to the field of Data Science by providing them the right training on right set of tools.
Microsoft has put together a curriculum to teach key functional and technical skills, combining highly rated online courses with hands-on labs, concluding in a final capstone project. All these trainings will be delivered by Microsoft either online or through recorded sessions.
The program comprises of 10 COURSES, 16-32 HOURS PER COURSE, 8 SKILLS
The technology skills you will gain through are: T-SQL, Microsoft Excel, PowerBI, Python, R, Azure Machine Learning, HDInsight, Spark.
ENROLL NOW: through this link
For exact dates for the course, please refer to the course detail page on edX.org.
For more details on this program: https://academy.microsoft.com/en-us/professional-program/data-science/
** This course would provide necessary insight to write Microsoft’s new Certification – Microsoft Certified Solution Associate(MCSA) – Machine Learning.
May 25, 2015
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Microsoft has made availability of new MCSD certification called as “MCSD – Azure Solutions Architect“.
070-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions
070-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions
070-534: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions
Once you complete the above required exams you will be awarded MCSD – Azure Solutions Architect certificate valid for 2 years.
PS: You will have to retake the renewal exam every two years to stay on as an MSDN Azure Solutions Architect.
For more details on the certification: https://www.microsoft.com/learning/en-us/mcsd-azure-architect-certification.aspx
My passion is technology and living with it, and my ultimate goal is to become an Enterprise Architect, as a major step to continue with the path I should be following, I am TOGAF 9.2 certified as on today.
It was a long due one, finally I am able to accomplish it. Great experience preparing for this certification examination.
Little summary, for those who haven’t heard about TOGAF:
The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF) is a framework for enterprise architecture which provides an approach for designing, planning, implementing, and governing an enterprise information technology architecture.
To make it simple: The Open Group Architecture Framework (TOGAF) is a framework – a detailed method and a set of supporting tools – for developing an enterprise architecture.
TOGAF® is the de facto global standard for Enterprise Architecture. The Open Group Architecture Forum, comprised of more than 200 enterprises, develops and maintains the TOGAF standard and publishes successive versions at regular intervals.
TOGAF is a high level approach to design. It is typically modeled at four levels: Business, Application, Data, and Technology. It relies heavily on modularization, standardization, and already existing, proven technologies and products.
TOGAF ADM [ Image Courtesy @ Wikipedia ]
The TOGAF framework enables organizations to effectively address critical business needs by:
- Ensuring that everyone speaks the same language.
- Avoiding lock-in to proprietary solutions by standardizing on open methods for Enterprise Architecture.
- Saving time and money, and utilize resources more effectively.
- Achieving demonstrable ROI.
To know more about TOGAF – http://www.opengroup.org/subjectareas/enterprise/togaf