Reimagining the Azure Solutions Architect Expert certification

Copper Contributor

My message is as follows: I think it is too easy or rather too simple a task to earn the current

Azure Solutions Architect Expert certification

mainly because it requires only 2 Exams. Now I am not one to want to ask for many more requirements but it seems to make sense that 3 Exams are reasonable and perhaps doing an AZ-104 is a prerequiste for 2 more appropriate Azure Solutions Architect Expert. In the late 1990s and 2000s we needed about 5 Exams to make a MCSE cetification and it really separated us from others in the crowd.

Please (Microsoft) consider this idea for 2023 and reduce the overlap among exam questions.


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Hello! You've posted your question in the Tech Community Discussion space, which is intended for discussion around the Tech Community website itself, not product questions. I'm moving your question to the Azure space - please post Azure questions here in the future.