Later this month the MS-900 exam gets a minor update. Overall there have been changes made across most areas of the exam, but they don’t really have too much of an impact on what you need to know in order to pass the exam, so if you have been preparing already your efforts haven’t been wasted.

There have been some changes to the weightings of the different sections. The top two changes seem to be the removal of Microsoft 365 lifecycle and the addition of Granular Delegated Admin Privileges (GDAP).

Describe cloud concepts (10-15%)

Describe the different types of cloud services available

Describe the benefits of and considerations for using cloud, hybrid, or on-premises

Describe Microsoft 365 Apps and Services (45-50%)

Describe productivity solutions in Microsoft 365

Describe collaboration solutions in Microsoft 365

Describe endpoint modernization, management concepts, and deployment options in Microsoft 365

Describe analytics capabilities in Microsoft 365

Describe security, compliance, privacy, and trust in Microsoft 365 (25–

Describe zero-trust security principles for Microsoft 365

Describe identity and access management solutions in Microsoft 365

Describe threat protection solutions of Microsoft 365

Describe trust, privacy, and compliance solutions in Microsoft 365

Describe Microsoft 365 Pricing and Support (10-15%)

Plan, predict, and compare pricing

Identify licensing options available in Microsoft 365

Describe support offerings for Microsoft 365 services