Yes, Microsoft Azure Certification Exam AZ-300 is the prerequisite for the Microsoft Azure Certification exam AZ-301. Exam AZ-300: Microsoft Azure Architect Technologies is the primary and Exam AZ-301: Azure Architect Design is the final step to become an Azure Architect Expert. Also, It is recommended that the candidates are proficient in Azure development, Azure administration, and DevOps, and have expert level skills in at least one of these domains.
The important domains covered in the Microsoft Azure AZ-301 Exam are:
Note: Microsoft has updated the content of the Azure AZ-301 exam on December 4, 2019.
All the domains and the topics under these domains are important for the AZ-301 certification exam preparation. Some of the important topics that you can’t miss during your AZ-301 exam preparation are IT operations, virtualization, networking, identity, security, disaster recovery, business continuity, data management, budgeting, and governance.
No, the AZ-301 certification exam does not contain many performance-based lab questions. But the Azure Solutions Architect Expert role tests your hands-on knowledge in the AZ-300 exam.
Yes. We are offering Azure AZ-301 Free Test with 15 unique questions for the free evolution of our tool. You can try it before you purchase our complete test. Also, you will find the 15% discount coupon inside the free test that you can apply on the purchase of practice tests.
At Whizlabs, we are committed to building high-quality training courses and practice tests for the Microsoft Azure AZ-301 certification exam.
While a training course helps you learn various concepts and get ready for the exam, practice tests check your preparation level. Thus, you get aware of your weak areas and can work on them to improve.
If you come across any doubts while taking the practice tests, our experts help you to clear them and thus you become more confident to pass the real exam. So, we highly recommend you to go through our AZ-301 practice tests before sitting in the actual exam.
Azure certifications are among the top-paying info-tech certifications in the world. The AZ-301 exam measures and validates your technical skills like storage, compute, security scalabilities, design scalable solutions, and other cloud operations on Microsoft Azure. The top reasons to take up Azure AZ-301 certification are as follows:
To know more reasons for getting an Azure certification, you can check out our blog on Top 10 Reasons to Get an Azure certification.
No, we do not provide an exam voucher. You will have to directly purchase it from Microsoft. The cost of the Azure AZ-301 exam is USD 165, which is different across countries.
Once you get certified and achieve the Azure certification, it remains valid for a period of 2 years.
To pass the Azure Azure certification exams all you need is to:
This is all we provide in our azure certification training courses.
Note that we include the links for whitepapers and documentation in our training videos and question explanations, and we highly recommend you to go through those links and dive deep to understand the concepts better.
Yes. Microsoft revises the exam syllabus based on the current trends to meet the industry standards. We have SMEs who monitor the changes into the exam syllabus and update the questions to ensure that we provide up to date preparation material to our students.
Manging the credentials in your code for the authentication to cloud services, keeping the credentials secure, is a common challenge while building cloud applications. The managed identities for Azure resources in Azure AD (Azure Active Directories) is a solution to this problem. It provides Azure services with an automatically managed identity in Azure Active Directory. This identity can be used to authenticate any service that supports Azure Active Directory Authentication, including key vault, without any credential in your code.
AZ-301 is a solution architect exam and as an Architect, you need to learn the principal cost drivers of core Microsoft Azure technologies and how to optimize them aligning with the stakeholders’ business requirements.
Microsoft Azure AZ-301 is the final step in the journey of becoming a Microsoft Certified Azure Architect Expert. But before Azure AZ-301, you need to pass Azure AZ-300 exam. The path to becoming a Microsoft Azure Architect expert involves AZ-300 and AZ-301 certification exams.
Azure SQL Database plays multiple functionalities in Azure, some of these are :
The skills that are validated in the Azure AZ-301 Exam are:
The recommended requirement to take up the Azure AZ-301 certification exam is to have a minimum of one year of experience in the field of Azure Administrator, Development or DevOps, plus the AZ-300 certification exam. So, it’s not possible for a non-technical person to take the Azure AZ-301 exam directly, but you need to follow a path.
As you are from a non-technical background, we would recommend you to start your preparation with the Azure AZ-900 Certification course that will help you learn the basics of Azure. At the same time, you can gain some hands-on experience on the Azure platform. And then, you can move to AZ-300 and AZ-301 certification exams.
If you want to pass Azure AZ-301 exam in the first attempt to receive the badge of Microsoft Certified Azure Architect Expert, you should follow the right path for your preparation. Steps you need to follow while preparing for Microsoft Azure AZ-301 Exam are:
Yes, you will receive the badge of Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Expert on passing the Azure AZ-301 exam. To become a Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect Expert, you need to pass two exams - Exam AZ-300 and Exam AZ-301. After passing the AZ-300 exam you can take the AZ-301 exam, and on passing both, you will receive the Microsoft Azure Solutions Architect Expert title.
Being an expert-level certification exam, it’s not so easy to pass the AZ-301 exam. But if you’re well determined and concentrated, you will need 10-15 hours to take Azure AZ-301 training course and practice tests.
So, overall get an aggregate of 15-20 hours for the exam preparation and you will be prepared for the Azure AZ-301 exam.
Note: the time period required for an exam preparation depends on many factors such as prior knowledge and experience, level of the exam, the concentration of the candidate, and how much time one takes to grasp a new concept. So, the exam preparation duration mentioned above will vary from individual to individual.
According to the report by Neuvoo, the average Azure Architect average salary is $158,715 per year in the USA which may range from $111,272 to $225,000 per year as per the knowledge and experience level of the candidate.
An Azure architect is responsible for designing and developing highly available, scalable, available reliable, robust, and cost-effective applications and solutions on the Microsoft Azure platform. Following are the roles and responsibilities of an Azure Architect:
Yes. We frequently write about certification preparation guides and tips on our blog. Here’s How to Prepare for the Exam AZ-301.
The top reasons to go for Azure Certifications are:
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