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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 was updated on October 27, 2022. Review the study guide linked in the “Tip” box for details about the latest changes. If a localized version of this exam is available, it will be updated approximately eight weeks after this date. While Microsoft makes every effort to update localized versions as noted, there may be times when the localized versions of this exam are not updated on this schedule.
Passing score: 700. Learn more about exam scores.
Part of the requirements for: Microsoft Certified: Azure Virtual Desktop Specialty
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- The English language version of this exam was updated on October 27, 2022. Review the study guide linked in the preceding “Tip” box for details about the skills measured and latest changes.
- 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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