Azure MCSD Certification – 70-532 – Study Resources

Although I’ve been working with Azure for a while, I think it’s good to see how well you know a subject and broaden your knowledge as much as possible. I’ve therefore decided to study for the Microsoft Azure MCSD, starting with exam 70-532 – Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions.

Are exams worth it?

I recently tweeted about Martin Fowler’s op-ed on certification:

I haven’t changed my mind, so although I won’t be taking the exam, I’m sure to learn an awful lot of new stuff, as well as cement my existing knowledge.

I intend to post about my progress as I found my series on C#6 really helped my understanding.

So far, I’ve only researched the resources I intend to use.

Study Guides

I’ve found two study guides that are unique, i.e. don’t just cut and paste other resources or reference them:


So far I’ve found the following videos:


Only 1 book:

Practice Tests

There are a lot of “brain dumps” which I won’t be referencing here, but there are two legitimate resources:

  1. Chris Pietschmann’s Practice Test
  2. Measure Up

I’m intending to update this with any new material I come across.

One thought on “Azure MCSD Certification – 70-532 – Study Resources

  1. Thanks for the link to the practice test!

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