Azure in-depth series: Azure updates 11 October 2021

richardmeek
Categories: Azure

Jonathan Harris, Cobweb Solutions Architect, writes …

This week’s Azure updates are as follows:

Azure VMware Solution Updates

Windows 11 Released

Azure Virtual Desktop – Windows 11 Support

  • AVD will support Windows 11 now.

Windows 365 Enterprise – Windows 11 Support

  • W365/Cloud PC will support Windows 11 now.

New AZ-305 exam – Designing MS Azure Infrastructure Solutions

  • A new exam used to obtain the Azure Architect Expert badge.  Required for new candidates only, not already qualified candidates.
  • Once this goes live in November, candidates can obtain the Architect Expert badge by taking the Azure Administrator exam (AZ-104) and the new design exam (AZ-305).
  • The current AZ-303 and AZ-304 exams will retire in March 2022.
  • More information can be found in the link below:

Azure Monitor Container Insight Updates