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165 Questions


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Real Exam Format and Information

  • Exam Name Exam DP-300: Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure
  • Exam Type Multiple Choice Examination
  • Exam Duration 150 Minutes
  • Number of Questions 40 - 60
  • Exam Fee $165
  • Eligibility/Pre-Requisite None
  • Exam validity2 years
  • Exam Languages English, Japanese, Korean, and Simplified Chinese

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Practice Questions

3 Full-length Mock Exams (165 unique Microsoft Azure DP-300 Certification Exam practice questions)

Online Course

13+ hours Training Videos for all the certification exam objectives. Our easy-to-understand explanation, even for the difficult concepts, will amaze you and blow your mind.

Hands-on Videos

10 demonstrations (hands-on labs) within the lectures as a part of the video course.

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Our support team consists of Azure Experts, ready to clarify all your questions.

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Our Courses come with the lifetime license/validity. Once purchased, you can access them for the lifetime.

Microsoft Azure Exam DP-300 Certification FAQs

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1. What is inside the Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure DP-300 course?

The Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure or DP-300 training course includes an online course and practice tests. The DP-300 training course includes more than 13 hours of training videos covering all the exam objectives.

The DP-300 practice tests include three full-length sets of practice exams with around 165 different questions on all the exam objectives. The practice tests also focus on the weightage of all domains in DP-300 certification exam for ensuring the perfect simulation of actual certification exam. Learners can also try a demo video and a free test before enrolling in the full-length online course and practice tests respectively.

2. Is there any recommended prerequisite for the Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure certification exam?

Candidates preparing for the Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure certification exam should fulfill the following knowledge and experience requirements,

  • Understanding of SQL Server Network configurations including DNS, firewalls, in-transit encryption, firewalls, VPNs, and TCP/IP
  • Knowledge of SQL Server table and index types as well as structures
  • Concepts related to operating system and virtualization including virtual hard disks, virtual machines, and virtual networking
  • Skills for different administrative tasks and querying by leveraging T-SQL language
  • Creating, managing, and configuring SQL Server database

3. What are the important domains covered in the DP-300 certification exam?

The important domains covered in DP-300 or Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure are as follows,

  • Planning and implementation of data platform resources
  • Implementation of a secure environment
  • Monitoring and optimization of operational resources
  • Optimization of query performance
  • Performing task automation
  • Planning and implementing HADR or High Availability and Disaster Recovery environment
  • Conducting administration tasks by utilizing T-SQL

4. What is the validity of the DP-300 certification?

The DP-300 Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure certification is valid for 2 years. Microsoft introduces new changes and updates in the DP-300 certification exam for staying updated with latest changes in technology. So, certified candidates will have to recertify after the end of the validity period.

5. How much time will I get to complete the DP-300 certification?

Although there is no official information available regarding the duration of the DP-300 certification exam, candidates can expect around 2 hours to complete the certification exam. The exam would include around 40 to 60 questions in the multiple-choice format. 

6. How does Whizlabs give a guarantee to pass the Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure certification exam through DP-300 training?

The Whizlabs DP-300 training path includes a training course and practice tests to help candidates prepare effectively for the certification exam. The strength of Whizlabs team in creating DP-300 learning resources provides the assurance of credibility. The hands-on demonstrations in the lectures of the video training course help candidates in developing a better understanding of the exam topics.

Furthermore, Whizlabs also supports the preparation of candidates adequately with their practice tests. The simulation of actual exam conditions and detailed performance reports with the Whizlabs DP-300 practice tests help candidates in tailoring their preparations for success in the certification exam.

7. Which Azure Certification should I choose?

Microsoft Azure introduced Role-based certifications in 2018 to make its certifications more role-specific. Since then there has been a number of modifications in the Azure certification list, involving the addition and deletion of certification exams as well as the addition of new roles.

Here is the complete list of Azure Certification Training Courses. 

8. What is the validity of the Microsoft Azure certification?

Once you get certified and achieve the Azure certification, it remains valid for a period of 2 years.

9. Are Whizlabs training courses enough to pass the Microsoft Azure certification exams?

To pass the Azure Azure certification exams all you need is to:

  • Go through exam content to prepare well
  • Get hands-on experience
  • Give practice tests to check your preparation level
  • The assistance of the subject matter experts to clarify your technical as well as non-technical doubts

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.

10. Do you update the question bank with the latest updates?

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.

11. Does Whizlabs Offer any Subscription Plan?

Yes, we offer the Annual Subscription in which you get all the Whizlabs training courses worth $2500+ at $99 only. With Whizlabs subscription, you will get unlimited access to all the courses and hands-on labs with Premium Support for one year.

12. Do you provide a course completion certificate?

Yes, we provide a course completion certificate for online training courses. Once you watch the video course by 100% / complete an online course, you get a course completion certificate that is signed by our CEO.

13. How long is the license valid after the purchase?

Our simulators and video courses have a lifetime license/validity. Once you have purchased, you can access it for a lifetime.

1. What are the abilities validated in the DP-300 certification exam?

The DP-300 certification exam validates the abilities of candidates for effective management of cloud and on-premises relational databases that utilize Microsoft Azure Data Services and Microsoft SQL Server.

2. What are the important topics for the DP-300 certification exam?

The important topics in the DP-300 certification exam are,

  • Recommending an ideal database offering according to specific requirements
  • Configuration of database authentication and authorization
  • Implementation of performance-oriented maintenance tasks
  • Evaluation of performance improvements
  • Creation of scheduled tasks
  • Recommending and testing HADR strategy
  • Monitoring database configuration by leveraging T-SQL

3. What are the roles and responsibilities of a DP-300 certified professional?

DP-300 certification is suitable for the job role of Azure Database Administrator or Azure Data Management Specialist. The responsibilities of an Azure Database Administrator are as follows,

  • Implementing and managing the operational aspects related to hybrid & cloud-native data platform solutions that leverage Azure Data Services and SQL Server.
  • Using different methods and tools for daily administrative operations 
  • Applying knowledge regarding T-SQL to fulfill the objectives of administrative management
  • Maintaining the desired levels of management, security, performance monitoring, and availability of new relational database offerings
  • Working on the same page with Azure Data Engineers for tasks related to managing the operational aspects related to data platform offerings

4. What are the benefits of DP-300 certification for my career?

The foremost benefit of DP-300 certification for the career of an individual is the recognition of one of the leading cloud service providers. Furthermore, the certification establishes the credibility of professionals as an Azure Database Administrator Associate. 

5. What are the reasons to emphasize on the importance of the DP-300 exam in the existing market?

Database administration is one of the basic necessities of every enterprise. The growth of cloud and on-premise relational databases continues to create the need for professional database administrators. Therefore, an updated certification such as DP-300 could open up favorable options for employment of database administrators. 

1. Can I purchase an exam voucher from Whizlabs?

No, Whizlabs does not offer any exam voucher for the DP-300 certification exam.

2. How to prepare for Administering Relational Databases on Microsoft Azure certification exam?

The candidate needs to follow a right path to prepare for the DP-300 certification exam:

  • Review all the exam topics in the skill outline for DP-300 certification exam
  • Prepare a study plan according to your convenience
  • Enroll in the Whizlabs DP-300 training course to achieve required skills for the exam
  • Use the practice tests for improving your fluency in all exam objectives

3. I am a non-technical/fresher; can I take the DP-300 certification exam?

No, candidates with prior experience in the field of database technologies could take DP-300 certification exam. If you’re a fresher, it will be recommended to first take the DP-900 exam to learn the fundamentals. 

4. What is the average salary of an Azure Database Administrator?

The average annual salary of experienced Azure database administrators varies between $80,000 and $135,000.

5. What is the Exam Retake Policy for the Microsoft Azure Certification exam?

  • The candidate needs to wait 24 hours before retaking the exam second time, if fails in the first attempt.
  • The candidate must wait at least 14 days before retaking the exam third time, if he/she fails in the 2nd attempt.
  • The candidate also has to wait at least 14 days before retaking the exam fourth and fifth times.
  • Candidate can take a maximum of 5 retakes in a year. (This 12-month period starts from the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam attempt.)

6. When the Azure certifications expire, do they disappear from my Microsoft transcript as well?

The Azure role-based certification gets lapse in 2 years. Your accreditation will consistently show up on the Microsoft transcript, however, it will be recorded in a different segment from the active certification.

7. Why should I go for Azure Certification?

The top reasons to go for Azure Certifications are:

  • Flexibility and development in Career.
  • High Salary Package.
  • Improves your technical skills on the Azure Cloud platform.
  • Top-paying info-Tech certifications in the world.
  • Adds a credential to your resume. 

8. Apart from mock exams/video courses, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs?

Yes, you will get full support for any query related to the certification while preparing through our mock exams/video courses. Your query will be handled by the certified SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.

1. Do you offer a Money-Back Guarantee for Whizlabs training courses?

Yes, we offer a 100% unconditional money-back guarantee for our training courses. If you don’t clear the exam for any reason, you can apply for a full refund. 

Please note that we only refund the amount paid for the Whizlabs training course, not the certification exam cost. For more details, we recommend you to check our Refund Policy

2. Do you provide any discount on the bulk purchase?

Yes, you can avail up to 50% discount on the purchase of more than 10 products at a time. For more details, please feel free to write here. A member of our support staff will respond back as soon as possible.

3. What are the payment gateways you provide?

We accept payments through different gateways like CCAvenue, Stripe, etc.

1. After purchasing the Training Course from Whizlabs, how can I clarify my technical questions?

We have a dedicated team of subject-matter experts (SME) who will answer all of your queries that are submitted through our Learning Management System (LMS) interface. You will receive responses within 24 hours of the submission of the question.

2. What if I have more queries?

If you have any queries related to the Certification exam, Whizlabs training courses, payments, etc. please feel free to contact us. A member of our support staff will respond to you as soon as possible.

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