For a while, Microsft has been changing its certifications towards role-based specialities. Alongside with retiring MB-200 and MB-400, now a new PL series has been introduced. In my opinion, one of the main reasons that Microsoft is launching a new set of exams and withdrawing the old ones is to get us used to the latest terminology that they recently announced. Common Data Service CDS got rebranded as Dataverse, Entity had changed to Table and Field was renamed Column.
Besides why Microsoft is continuously changing their exams, I believe it is an excellent opportunity for the community to refresh their knowledge, especially since technology never stops evolving.
The new PL Series Exams and Power Platforms Certificates
The greatest thing about the latest exams is that you get an additional certificate and a shiny new badge that goes on your LinkedIn page, with each of the following.