MCSA: Linux on Azure
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate
This certification retires on December 31, 2018. You will no longer be able to earn this certification after this date. If you earn it prior to that date, it will remain in the Active Certifications section of your transcript after that date.
This certification demonstrates your ability to design, architect, implement, and maintain complex cloud-enabled LinuxÂ® solutions that leverage Microsoft Azure open source capabilities. It also validates your Linux system administration skills to show that you are fluent in today’s cloud-native world.
- Microsoft Azure
What is involved
Earning an MCSA: Linux on Azure is the first step on your path to becoming a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE).
STEP 1 - SKILLS
STEP 2 - EXAMS
STEP 3 - CERTIFICATION
STEP 4 - CONTINUING EDUCATION
Certification Exams and prep resources
Exam 70-533/Course 20533
Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions
This exam is for candidates who are experienced in implementing an infrastructure solution in Microsoft Azure. Candidates have experience implementing and monitoring cloud and hybrid solutions as well as supporting application lifecycle management.
Exam LFCS/Course 55187
Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator
Linux is the #1 operating system for web servers, cloud computing, smart phones and consumer electronics. Because Linux is growing so quickly, there is a shortage of experienced Linux professionals. According to the 2015 Linux Jobs Report, 97% of hiring managers are looking to add Linux talent this year. There are 50,000+ open job listings requiring Linux on dice.com. And individuals with Linux skills are being recruited at an unprecedented rate. Demonstrate to employers that you have both the skills and the knowledge to be a top sysadmin with the Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator.
MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
Validates skills needed to run a highly efficient and modern data center, with expertise in cloud technologies, identity management, systems management, virtualization, storage, and networking.
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