The underlying technologies covered by this Azure Solutions Development training are all the fundamental tools and services available with Microsoft's cloud computing service. Microsoft Azure is a robust and powerful cloud compute platform, but this Azure Solutions Development is aimed at a foundational, associate-level understanding of managing Azure tools and resources like Azure Websites, virtual machines, cloud services, storage, and integrations with Active Directory, virtual networks and service busses.
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Azure Solutions Development FAQs: Cost, Training, Value
Yes, the exam this Azure Solutions Development training relates to, 70-532, was retired on December 31, 2018. Microsoft retired Exam 70-532 Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions because of a change they made to their entire certification program. Microsoft retired Specialist certifications, MCSA, MCSE and other certifications that relied on deep, specific knowledge of single pieces of technology in favor of certifications that were role-based and covered more tech at once.
No, the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Cloud Platform certification has been retired along with all the other MCSA certifications and the Specialist certifications before them. This Azure Solutions Development training was originally designed to prepare learners to pass Exam 70-532 Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions and earn the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Cloud Platform, but Microsoft retired both on December 31, 2018.
There is no direct replacement for Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Cloud Platform -- Microsoft retired all of the MCSA certifications and introduced entirely new certifications. However, the Microsoft Certified: Azure AI Fundamentals covers an entry-level AI engineer's responsibilities, and the Microsoft Certified: Azure Solutions Architect Expert is an advanced certification that replaced most of what could be found on the Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Cloud Platform.
Yes, this Azure Solutions Development training is still valuable. This course was originally designed to teach administrators how to develop, implement, monitor and troubleshoot Azure solutions, and Microsoft may have retired their certifications, but the ability to do all that in Azure is still important. This Azure Solutions Development training is still valuable for anyone who needs to maintain websites, deploy virtual machines or monitor Azure storage.