Prepare for Microsoft Exam AZ-305 and help demonstrate your real-world expertise in designing cloud and hybrid solutions that run on Microsoft Azure, including identity, governance, monitoring, data storage, business continuity, and infrastructure. Designed for modern IT professionals, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the Microsoft Certified Expert level.
Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:
Design identity, governance, and monitoring solutions
Design data storage solutions
Design business continuity solutions
Design infrastructure solutions
This Microsoft Exam Ref:
Organizes its coverage by exam objectives
Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you
Assumes you have advanced experience and knowledge of IT operations, as well as experience in Azure administration, Azure development, and DevOps processes
About the Exam
Exam AZ-305 focuses on knowledge needed to design logging, monitoring, authentication, and authorization solutions; design governance, identities, and application access; design relational and non-relational data storage solutions; design data integration; recommend data storage solutions; design backup and disaster recovery solutions; design for high availability; design compute and network solutions, application architecture, and migration.
About Microsoft Certification
If you hold Microsoft Certified: Azure Administrator Associate certification, passing this exam fulfills your requirements for the Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert credential. Passing this exam demonstrates your expert-level skills in advising stakeholders and translating business requirements into designs for secure, scalable, and reliable Azure solutions; and in partnering with others to implement these solutions.
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About the Author
ASHISH AGRAWAL is a qualified technocrat, offering over two decades of multifaceted experience as a Cloud Engineering and transformation leader, trusted advisor, developer, consultant, and Enterprise Cloud Architect. He drives a profound influence in the cloud technology landscape with provocative thought leadership and communicates his ideas with clarity and passion. He has deep, hands-on technical expertise, having spearheaded numerous successful cloud engagements for global Fortune 500 companies in advisory, presales, consulting, architecture, leadership, and delivery execution, and he has played technology leadership roles in large, complex, cross-functional, and multi-enterprise project teams. GURVINDER SINGH is a Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect with 15 years of diversified IT experience working with the Microsoft Technology stack. In the past several years, Gurvinder has been guiding large enterprises in the transformation of legacy applications into cloud-native architecture with a focus on migration to the Microsoft Azure platform. He is extremely passionate about technology, especially with the Microsoft Azure platform (PaaS, IaaS, and Serverless). AVINASH BHAVSAR is a Microsoft Certified Azure Professional with about 19 years of hands-on experience in all facets of cloud computing, such as discovery, assessment, cloud foundation build, datacenter transformation, cloud-native application development for Azure, and migration of applications and databases from on-premises to the Azure platform. He has an extensive application development background, which includes architecture, design, development, continuous integration, and continuous delivery to the Azure platform (IaaS, PaaS, and Serverless). MOHAMED SABIR SOPARIWALA is a Senior Architect with key expertise in cloud computing. He is a Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect working as a Cloud Solution Architect on cloud transformation and adoption engagements, helping customers and partners in their cloud and digital transformation journey with the effective use of a broad and continuously changing technology landscape to help them to meet their business goals. His areas of expertise include cloud-native architecture, serverless architecture, application modernization, cloud adoption, service-oriented architecture, performance engineering, and custom application development architecture and design.