Candidates for this exam are server or desktop administrators with subject matter expertise in designing, implementing, managing, and maintaining Microsoft Azure Virtual Desktop experiences and remote apps for any device.
To deliver these experiences, they work closely with Azure administrators, Azure architects, Microsoft 365 administrators, and Azure security engineers.
Candidates should have experience with Azure technologies, including virtualization, networking, identity, storage, and resiliency. They should be able to manage end-user desktop environments, including delivering applications and configuring user settings. These professionals use the Azure portal, templates, scripting, and command-line tools to manage an Azure Virtual Desktop deployment.
The English language version of this exam will be updated on October 27, 2022. Please download the study guide in the “Tip” box for details on upcoming changes. If a localized version of this exam is available, it will be updated approximately eight weeks after this date.
Passing score: 700. Learn more about exam scores.
Part of the requirements for: Microsoft Certified: Azure Virtual Desktop Specialty
Related exams: none
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- The English language version of this exam will be updated on October 27, 2022. Download the study guide in the preceding “Tip” box for more details about the skills measured on this exam.
- Plan and implement an Azure Virtual Desktop infrastructure (40–45%)
- Plan and implement identity and security (15–20%)
- Plan and implement user environments and apps (20–25%)
- Monitor and maintain an Azure Virtual Desktop infrastructure (10–15%)
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