Learn how to become a certified Adobe Marketo Engage Architect Master.
This exam, Adobe Marketo Engage Architect Master (AD0-E556), has been updated. If you have already started studying or are scheduled to take this version, please be sure to complete it before October 31, 2023. If you are just getting started, we recommend taking the newest version of this exam (AD0-E560).
The Adobe Credential Program has launched a new Adobe Marketo Engage Engage Architect certification for candidates interested in achieving the Certified Master title. It replaces the previous Marketo Certified Solution Architect (MCSA) certification interview process. Read more
You should have:
Additionally, you should be familiar with the following tools and technologies:
Your certification is valid for two years from when you pass. We recommend taking the newer version when possible, because it covers newer product capabilities.
Readiness self assessment
Complete the online readiness questionnaire to see if your current experience matches the recommended minimum candidate qualification.
Exam objectives and scope
Section 1: Project Leadership (16%)
Section 2: Marketo Engage Architecture Design (48%)
Section 3: Reporting and Attribution (20%)
Section 4: Advanced Operations (16%)
Given a scenario, identify appropriate steps to improve management or governance
Given a set of requirements, recommend an efficient data schema
Evaluate a customer’s implementation and recommend actions to improve deliverability
Evaluate a customer’s implementation and recommend actions to improve administration management
Gather information about a client’s implementation and recommend security practices
Explain the applicability of workspace and partitions for a given scenario
You are not required to complete training before taking the exam, and training alone will not provide you with the knowledge and skills required to pass the exam. A combination of training and successful, on-the-job experience are critical to providing you with the repository needed to pass the exam.
Here are some suggested resources to help you prepare:
The sample questions allow you to see the type and format of items that you will encounter in the actual exam. There is no sign-on needed. The results of the sample questions are not stored, and do not predict your actual test results.
Section 1: Project Leadership
Section 2: Adobe Marketo Engage architecture design
Section 3: Reporting and attribution
Section 4: Advanced operations
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