Introduction to Microsoft Azure Administrator AZ-103

Introduction to Microsoft Azure Administrator  AZ-103

This new exam combines the skills covered in AZ-100 and AZ-101 (which retired on May 1, 2019), with the majority of the new exam coming from AZ-100. This exam measures your ability to accomplish the following technical tasks: manage Azure subscriptions and resources; implement and manage storage; deploy and manage virtual machines (VMs); configure and manage virtual networks; and manage identities.

Candidates for this exam are Azure Administrators who manage cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute cloud capabilities. Candidates have a deep understanding of each service across the full IT lifecycle and take requests for infrastructure services, applications, and environments. They make recommendations on services to use for optimal performance and scale, as well as provision, size, monitor, and adjust resources as appropriate.




Let’s have a look at the details of the Azure AZ-103 exam.

Prerequisites: Candidates for this exam should have proficiency in using PowerShell, the Command Line Interface, Azure Portal, ARM templates, operating systems, virtualization, cloud infrastructure, storage structures, and networking.


Domains Covered in AZ-103 Exam are –


% Weight

Manage Azure subscriptions and resources 


Implement and manage storage



Deploy and manage virtual machines (VMs)


Manage identities 




Configure and manage virtual networks 


Exam Languages: English, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, and Korean