As a candidate for this exam, you should have subject matter expertise in planning, implementing, and managing Azure networking solutions, including:
- Core network infrastructure
- Hybrid connectivity
- Application delivery services
- Private access to Azure services
- Network security
As an Azure network engineer, your responsibilities include optimizing performance, resiliency, scale, and security of Azure networking solutions. You deploy the solutions by using the Azure portal, the command line, and templates. You proactively monitor network environments to identify issues and minimize risk.
To deliver Azure solutions, you work with:
- Solution architects
- Cloud administrators
- Security engineers
- Application developers
- DevOps engineers
You also assist Azure support engineers in resolving connectivity issues reported by customers.
As a candidate for this exam, you should have experience creating and managing compute, storage, and networking resources in Azure. You should understand networking fundamentals, such as:
- Name resolution
- Network protocols
- Network address management
You may be eligible for ACE college credit if you pass this certification exam. See ACE college credit for certification exams for details.
The English language version of this exam will be updated on October 31, 2023. Review the study guide linked 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. 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 Network Engineer Associate
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- The English language version of this exam will be updated on October 31, 2023. Review the study guide linked in the preceding “Tip” box for details about the skills measured and upcoming changes.
- Design and implement core networking infrastructure (20–25%)
- Design, implement, and manage connectivity services (20–25%)
- Design and implement application delivery services (20–25%)
- Design and implement private access to Azure services (5–10%)
- Secure network connectivity to Azure resources (15–20%)
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