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","bodyAsHTML":"Microsoft today announced that it has reinvented its certification \r\nprogram to directly address technology’s evolution to the cloud. More \r\ndetail here.

The\r\n new certifications align to real-world solutions rather than specific \r\nproducts and validate a broader and deeper set of knowledge and skills. \r\nBecause many organizations will continue to have a mix of both cloud and\r\n on-premise technologies, the new solutions-based approach helps ensure \r\ntechnologists can work with a range of products and services and manage a\r\n mixed environment in a way that is seamless for users within and \r\noutside their organization.

The new certification framework has also been streamlined to three skill levels to make it easier to navigate:

 

Get Started with Cloud Certification

Cloud\r\n technology creates new opportunities and job roles, but it also impacts\r\n current ones. We recommend that you start by building skills that apply\r\n to both on-premise computing and cloud computing. If you already have \r\non-premise skills, you can enhance your skill set to include cloud \r\ncomputing, and then validate your abilities with Microsoft certification\r\n programs, like the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE). Consult the following tables for guidance on where to get started.

Recommended functional areas:

\"Infrastructure \"Software \"Database \"Services

 

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