Candidates for this exam should have advanced experience and knowledge of IT operations, including networking, virtualization, identity, security, business continuity, disaster recovery, data platforms, and governance. A professional in this role should manage how decisions in each area affect an overall solution. In addition, they should have experience in Azure administration, Azure development, and DevOps processes.
- IT professionals with 2 years of development experience
- IT professionals preparing for Microsoft’s AZ-305exam
The English language version of this exam was updated on October 28, 2022. Download the study guide in the preceding “Tip” box for more details about the skills measured on this exam.
- Design identity, governance, and monitoring solutions (25-30%)
- Design data storage solutions (25-30%)
- Design business continuity solutions (10-15%)
- Design infrastructure solutions (25-30%)
- Know how to design solutions for the Microsoft Azure platform
- Pass the Microsoft AZ-304 AZ-305 Microsoft Azure Architect Design test the first time
- Understand the main concepts of Azure, beyond the ones you normally use
- Be up-to-date on the latest updates to this ever-changing platform
- A free or paid subscription to Microsoft Azure
- Excitement to learn Microsoft's constantly growing cloud platform