Exam DP-201: Designing an Azure Data Solution

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Overview

Overview

Candidates for this exam are Microsoft Azure data engineers who collaborate with business stakeholders to identify and meet the data requirements to design data solutions that use Azure data services.

Azure data engineers are responsible for data-related design tasks that include designing Azure data storage solutions that use relational and non-relational data stores, batch and real-time data processing solutions, and data security and compliance solutions.

Candidates for this exam must design data solutions that use the following Azure services: Azure Cosmos DB, Azure SQL Database, Azure Synapse Analytics, Azure Data Lake Storage, Azure Data Factory, Azure Stream Analytics, Azure Databricks, and Azure Blob storage.

Skills Measured

  • Design Azure data storage solutions (40-45%)
  • Design data processing solutions (25-30%)
  • Design for data security and compliance (25-30%)

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 6/23/2020, Trainings
    DP-201: Skills Outline
  2. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Data designer experts are in high demand in the cloud computing age. Moving and processing data in Azure is a very hot skillset. Show that you have what it takes by getting...

Learning Paths

Store data in Azure
Published: 1/31/2018, Length: 3:50:00

This learning path gets you started with the basics of storage management in Azure, Storage Account creation, and choices for data storage.

Levels: Beginner

Roles: Developer, Data Engineer

Modules

Implement a Data Warehouse with Azure Synapse Analytics
Published: 1/31/2019, Length: 2:53:00

Azure Synapse Analytics provides a relational big data store that can scale to Petabytes of data. In this learning path, you will learn how Azure Synapse Analytics can achieve this scale with its’ Massively Parallel Processing (MPP) architecture. Create a data warehouse in minutes and use familiar querying language to build reports. Load massive amounts of data in minutes, and ensure that your data warehouse is secure.

Levels: Beginner

Roles: Data Engineer

Modules

Azure for the Data Engineer
Published: 1/31/2019, Length: 1:51:00

This learning path guides data engineers through the evolving benefits your organization gains with Azure cloud data platform technologies.

Levels: Beginner

Roles: Data Engineer

Modules

Implement a Data Streaming Solution with Azure Streaming Analytics
Published: 1/31/2019, Length: 1:14:00

In this learning path, discover Azure Stream Analytics streaming data, the concepts of event processing, and integration of Internet of Things (IoT) devices.

Levels: Beginner

Roles: Data Engineer

Modules

Work with relational data in Azure
Published: 9/24/2018, Length: 5:34:00
Large-Scale Data Processing with Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2
Published: 1/31/2019, Length: 2:05:00

With this learning path, you'll use Azure Data Lake Storage to process your Big Data efficiently and easily while also being protected by Azure’s host of security features.

Levels: Beginner

Roles: Data Engineer

Modules