This exam is an opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge of core data concepts and related Microsoft Azure data services. As a candidates for this exam, you should have familiarity with Exam DP-900’s self-paced or instructor-led learning material.
This exam is intended for you, if you’re a candidate beginning to work with data in the cloud.
You should be familiar with:
- The concepts of relational and non-relational data.
- Different types of data workloads such as transactional or analytical.
You can use Azure Data Fundamentals to prepare for other Azure role-based certifications like Azure Database Administrator Associate or Azure Data Engineer Associate, 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.
The English language version of this exam was updated on February 1, 2024. 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 Data Fundamentals
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- The English language version of this exam was updated on February 1, 2024. Review the study guide linked in the preceding “Tip” box for details about the skills measured and latest changes.
- Describe core data concepts (25–30%)
- Identify considerations for relational data on Azure (20–25%)
- Describe considerations for working with non-relational data on Azure (15–20%)
- Describe an analytics workload on Azure (25–30%)
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