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Exam AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

Candidates for this exam should have foundational knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure. The exam is intended for candidates who are just beginning to work with cloud-based solutions and services or are new to Azure.

Azure Fundamentals exam is an opportunity to prove knowledge of cloud concepts, Azure services, Azure workloads, security and privacy in Azure, as well as Azure pricing and support. Candidates should be familiar with the general technology concepts, including concepts of networking, storage, compute, application support, and application development.

Azure Fundamentals can be used to prepare for other Azure role-based or specialty certifications, but it is not a prerequisite for any of them.

You may be eligible for ACE college credit if you pass this certification exam. See ACE college credit for certification exams for details.

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The English language version of this exam was updated on May 5, 2022. Please download the study guide in the “Tip” box to see the current skills measured.

Passing score: 700. Learn more about exam scores.

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Part of the requirements for: Microsoft Certified: Azure Fundamentals

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  • AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

    Languages: English, Japanese, Chinese (Simplified), Korean, Spanish, German, French, Indonesian (Indonesia), Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Chinese (Traditional), Italian, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian

    Retirement date: none

    This exam measures your ability to describe the following: cloud concepts; Azure architecture and services; and Azure management and governance.

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Skills measured

  • The English language version of this exam was updated on May 5, 2022. Download the study guide in the preceding “Tip” box for more details about the skills measured on this exam.
  • Describe cloud concepts (25–30%)
  • Describe Azure architecture and services (35–40%)
  • Describe Azure management and governance (30–35%)

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