Azure Architect certification is a widely recognized certification from Microsoft that requires passing a certification exam. The certification is offered in both online and classroom formats. The online certification is available in three levels, with the most difficult level requiring passing both the online and lab exams. The classroom format certification is available in two levels, with the more difficult level requiring passing both the online and lab exams and a written exam.
The certification can be difficult to obtain, but the rewards are significant. The certification demonstrates to employers that the individual has the skills and knowledge necessary to design, manage, and implement solutions using Azure cloud services. The certification also demonstrates to the individual that they have the skills and knowledge necessary to be a successful Azure architect.