Azure Certifications: Our Experts Explain Which Is Best for You

How do you choose an Azure certification?

It can be hard to get started when choosing an Azure certification. There are so many to sift through, so many interesting options, and it requires a time commitment to just understand the cert landscape.

To help guide you through the selection process, our Azure content experts shared their thoughts on all the most popular Azure certification exams, focusing on the job roles that are suited to each cert.

Check out our conversation below. You’ll get thoughtful advice on Azure certifications and how they apply to roles in the current tech job market.

Azure Cert Learning Paths

Want to get on track with your Azure certification? Cloud Academy’s Azure Certification Learning Paths are objective-driven learning experiences to help you pass your cert exam. Learning paths offer lectures, quizzes, exams, plus our secret weapons: Hands-on Labs and Lab Challenges — to help you cement your knowledge and be ready to ace the lab-based components of the exams.

Check out our certification offerings:

  1. Microsoft Certified: Azure – Fundamentals Exam AZ-900
  2. Microsoft Certified: Azure AI – Fundamentals Exam AI-900 (beta)
  3. Microsoft Certified: Azure Data – Fundamentals Exam DP-900 (beta)
  4. Microsoft Certified Azure Administrator – Associate Exam AZ-103
  5. Microsoft Certified: Azure Developer – Associate Exam AZ-203
  6. Microsoft Certified: Azure Security Engineer – Associate Exam AZ-500
  7. Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Engineer – Associate Exam AI-100
  8. Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Scientist – Associate Exam DP-100
  9. Microsoft Certified: Azure Data Engineer – Associate Exams DP-200 and DP-201
  10. Microsoft Certified: Azure Database Administrator – Associate Exam DP-300 (beta)
  11. Microsoft Certified Solutions Architect – Expert Exams AZ-300 and AZ-301
  12. Microsoft Certified: Azure DevOps Engineer – Expert Exam AZ-400
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Joe is a Technical Researcher at Cloud Academy and works to help readers connect concepts in ways they haven't thought of before.

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