Q. What is the PW0-104 exam?
A. The Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA) course provides an elaborated understanding of wireless LANs. After passing the CWNA exam, one can earn credit toward the CWSP and CWNE certifications. This exam provides the fundamental study of RF Technologies and helps in describing the functions of WLAN Components. This course is very beneficial for a variety of fields like Defense and Military personnel, e-Business Security professionals, Systems administrators, Banking, Insurance and other professionals, Government agencies, IT managers, etc.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the PW0-104 exam?
A. There is no prerequisite for this certification. However, the candidate must qualify the CWTS exam.

Q. What are the benefits of becoming a CWNA?
A. The benefits of becoming CWNA certified are as follows:

  1. CWNAs earn an average of $78,000(U.S), which is according to CertMag’s 2007 Salary Survey.
  2. It shows that you are capable of implementing wireless networks for your organization.
  3. This exam enhances your credibility and marketability.

Q. What credit does the PW0-104 exam provide?
A. After passing the CWNA exam, you can earn credit toward the CWSP and CWNE certifications.

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. Certified Wireless Network Administrator (CWNA Certification)

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. Candidates will be required to attempt approximately 60 multiple choice questions.

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. Users are required to attempt all questions in 90 minutes.

Q. Which type of test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. Linear

Q. What is the passing score?
A. 700 out of 1000

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. CWNA certifications are valid for three years. For recertification, you should either pass the PW0-104 exam, or pass either the PW0-200 or PW0-300 exam.

Q. What skills are measured in the PW0-104 exam?
A. The candidate must have the ability to understand the fundamentals of Radio Frequency (RF) behavior and should be able to describe the features and functions of WLAN components.

Q. How can I prepare for the PW0-104 exam?
A. The CWNA PW0-104 PrepKit provides you with a detailed study of the Wireless Networking Administration course and contains multiple choice questions covering all prospectives of the PW0-104 exam. This software also includes technical articles and interactive study notes with detailed analysis of each question, which ensures fundamental concept and great depth understanding over the subject matter. Our PrepKit provides you an original exam simulation with the help of which you can track your progress and identify the weak area to concentrate on. Our PrepKit is the best way to get CWNA certified.

Q. What can I expect from CWNP if I pass the PW0-104 exam?
A. When you pass the PW0-104 exam, CWNP will award you a certificate of CWNA.

Q. What is the GIAC Security Essential Certification (GSEC) exam?
A. GIAC Security Essential Certification (GSEC) is a vendor-neutral certification that validates an individual’s understanding of information security. Professionals holding a GSEC certificate can prove they have the skills required for IT security-related fields. The GSEC certification is designed to show that the successful candidate has an understanding of technical information security and knowledge on the ten domains of knowledge as determined by GIAC.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the GSEC exam?
A. There is no prerequisite for the GSEC exam.

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. The GSEC exam is one test required to achieve the GSEC certification as certified information security professionals.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. 180

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. 5 hours

Q. Which type of test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. The GSEC test is in a linear format.

Q. What is the passing score?
A. 70% (175 of 250 questions) is the minimum passing score to pass the exam.

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. If you fail a GIAC Certification exam, you may purchase a retake for the cost $199 by clicking on the “buy retake” link, under the “certification attempts” section in the GIAC exam engine area of your portal account. Once purchased, retakes are non-refundable.

A retake will extend your final certification attempt deadline by one month and your adjusted deadline will be displayed in your Exam Engine.

If you do not purchase the retake before your expiration date arrives, you will need to purchase an extension, and then purchase the retake. Please see the information on extensions below. Your access to any associated practice tests and/or audio files will be automatically extended to match your certification deadline.

Q. Is the GSEC exam right for me?
A. The GSEC exam is ideal for the security professionals who want to fill the gaps in their understanding of technical information security. This is helpful for System, Security, and Network Administrators who want to understand the practical applications of the Common Body of Knowledge. Managers can be benefited by understanding information security beyond simple terminology and concepts. GSEC certification is also good for the individuals who are new to the information security field with some background in information systems and networking.

Q. What are the code languages available for the GSEC exam?
A. English

Q. What skills are measured in the GSEC exam?
A. The GSEC certification is designed to show that the successful candidate has an understanding of technical information security and knowledge on the domains of knowledge as determined by GIAC.

Q. Where can I take the test?
A. The primary method for taking a proctored exam is through our testing partner KRYTERION.

Q. How can I locate a testing center?
A. Use the following link to locate a KRYTERION testing center near you: http://www.giac.org/proctor/kryterion.php

Q. How can I schedule, reschedule, cancel, or confirm the exam?
A. GIAC offers a complete Web-based solution, which enables you to schedule your proctored exam through KRYTERION via the GIAC/SANS portal interface.

If you want to reschedule your exam appointment, you may do so before 72 hours of exam appointment. Click here for the details of scheduling, rescheduling, canceling, or confirming the exam.

Q. What is the exam fee?
A. $999

Q. What is the CISM exam?
A. The Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) certification is a distinctive management focused certification that has been earned by numerous professionals. The CISM certification is for those candidates who manage, design, oversee, and assess an enterprise’s information security program. CISM defines the core competencies and international performance standards that those who have information security management responsibilities must master.

Q. What are the prerequisites of the CISM exam?
A. Candidates for the CISM certification must pass the examination, agree to adhere to ISACA’s Code of Professional Ethics, and submit evidence of five years work experience in the field of information security. Work experience must be gained within the 10-year period preceding the application date for certification or within five years from the date of initially passing the exam. Three of the five years of work experience must be gained performing the role of an information security manager.

Q. What are the benefits of becoming CISM certified?
A. The benefits of becoming CISM certified are as follows:

  • Recognition of attainment of advanced job skills as required for an information security professional
  • Worldwide recognition as an information security manager
  • Opportunity to build upon existing certifications/credentials already earned
  • Provides tangible evidence of career growth
  • Provides a business and technology orientation to risk management
  • Potential for a salary increase and/or promotion

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. It provides CISM certification.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. User will be required to attempt approximately 200 questions.

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. Users are required to attempt all questions in 4 hours.

Q. Which type of test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. Linear

Q. What is the passing score?
A. 450 out of 800

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. A candidate receiving a score of less than 450 has not passed and can retake the exam during any future exam administration. To assist with future study, the results letter each candidate receives will include a score analysis by content area. There are no limits to the number of times a candidate can take the exam.

Q. What can I expect in the CISM exam?
A. An examinee should practice the following areas to pass the CISM certification:

  • Information security governance
  • Information risk management
  • Information security program development
  • Information security program management
  • Incident management and response

Q. What skills are measured in the CISM exam?
A. The skills measured in the CISM certification exam are as follows:

  • Developing an information security strategy aligned with business goals and objectives
  • Planning the budgetary strategies and reporting methods
  • Establishing reporting and communication channels throughout an organization
  • Establishing a process for information asset classification and ownership
  • Identifying and evaluating the information security controls and countermeasures to mitigate risk to acceptable levels
  • Identifying the factors used to determine risk reporting frequency and requirements
  • Understanding of baseline modeling and its relationship to risk-based assessments of control requirements and information security controls
  • Implementation of gap analysis to assess generally accepted standards of good practice for information security management against current state
  • Implementation of information security architectures and their deployment
  • Developing the life cycle methodologies, activities, and processes for incorporating security requirements into contracts
  • Implementing and interpreting the information security policies and information security administrative processes and procedures
  • Developing and implementing processes for detecting, identifying, analyzing, and responding to information security incidents
  • Understanding of disaster recovery testing for infrastructure and critical business applications
  • Identifying and managing security incidents and the understanding of crisis communications

Q. What is the SNRS 640-504 exam?
A. The Cisco SNRS is the basic exam of the Cisco CCSP certification. The Cicso CCSP SNRS 642-504 exam validates an examinee’s knowledge and ability to secure network with routers and switches. It basically tests the knowledge of an examinee on Cisco Layer 2 security, VPN security, Cisco intrusion prevention system, etc.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the SNRS 640-504 exam?
A. The only prerequisite for registering for the CCSP exam is that the candidates must hold a valid CCNA certification. Securing Networks with Cisco Routers and Switches (SNRS) is the recommended training for this course.

Q. What are the benefits to becoming an CCSP?
A. The benefits of becoming CCSP are as follows:

  • CCSP certification demonstrates that Cisco, the leading developer and provider of network technologies has recognized you as an expert in designing, installing, operating and troubleshooting medium-size routed and switched networks.
  • This certification paves your way to the more advanced Cisco certifications.
  • CCSP certification can make you more valuable to your company and help you get more salary and preference in promotions.
  • CCSP certified professionals can get appropriate jobs and respectable position in the Networking industry.

Q. What credit does the SNRS 640-504 exam provide?
A. CCSP

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. CCSP SNRS

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. 55-65

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. 90 minutes

Q. Which type of the test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. Adaptive

Q. What is the passing score?
A. 700

Q. What are the skills being measured for the SNRS 640-504 exam?
A. The important essentials to pass the CCSP SNRS 642-504 exam are as follows:

  • Implementing Cisco Layer 2 security.
  • Configuring Cisco IOS Firewalls to mitigate network threats.
  • Configuring Cisco IOS-IPS to identify and mitigate threats to network resources.
  • Configuring Cisco VPNs to provide secure connectivity for site-to-site and remote access communication.
  • Implementing Network Foundation Protection using the CLI.

Q. What is the 9A0-064 exam?
A. Adobe Flash Lite 2.0 Mobile Developer exam is designed to measure the knowledge and skills of developing mobile application solutions, recognizing and interpreting error codes in the authoring tool, mobile emulator and the player for the mobile devices.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the Adobe 9A0-064 exam?
A. The candidates who are planning to take the 9A0-064 exam must have passed one or more ACE exam.

Q. What are the benefits to becoming an ACI (Adobe Certified Instructor)?
A. The benefits of the 9A0-064 ACI certification exam are as follows:

  • For better knowledge of students
  • For job promotion of IT professionals
  • For a global recognition

Q. What credit does the 9A0-064 exam provide?
A. On successful completion of the 9A0-064 exam, you will be an Adobe Certified Instructor (ACI).

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. This exam provides the Adobe Certified Instructor (ACI) certificate.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. There are 60 to 90 questions asked in the Adobe 9A0-064 certification exam.

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. The duration of the 9A0-064 exam ranges between 60-120 minutes.

Q. Which type of the test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. The 9A0-064 exam is in linear format.

Q. What is the passing score?
A. The passing score for the 9A0-064 exam is 70%.

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. If you fail in the Adobe 9A0-064 exam, you will have to purchase a new exam voucher to retake the exam. There is no wait time fixed between the two attempts.

Q. What can I expect in the 9A0-064 exam?
A. Adobe exams are based on multiple-choice questions that contain four or more answer options. Multiple-choice questions are of three types: Multiple choice, Multiple response, and Sample directions. In addition, the exam also contains fill in the blank type of questions presented in multiple-choice format.

Q. Where can I take the test?
A. Adobe exams may be taken at Pearson VUE . There are more than five thousand authorized testing centers in many countries. You can register your exam in any center by phone, on the Web, or in-person.

Q. How do I register for the 9A0-064 exam?
A. After you purchase your exam voucher, you can contact an authorized Prometric or Pearson VUE center to schedule your exam date, time, and location. You can book the exam within one year from the date of purchase of the voucher. The exam date may depend on your choice (and availability of slot) in your selected test center.

Q. How long does it take to receive my Welcome Kit?
A. Your score is automatically reported to Adobe. On successful completion of the exam, you will receive your Welcome Kit within two to four weeks from the date you pass the exam.

Q. What is the SC0-501 exam?
A. The SC0-501 exam provides a way to achieve the SCNA certification. The exam tests a candidate’s skills and knowledge about the trusted network. Students will learn to work with a variety of hardware and software and gain an understanding of sound network security strategies and policies.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the SC0-501 exam?
A. Students must have successfully completed the Strategic Infrastructure Security exam, SC0-471, and hold an SCNP certification in good standing.

Q. What are the benefits of the SC0-501 exam?
A. The SC0-501 exam provides a platform for the SCNA certification. This certification provides an elaborate knowledge on the elements of the Advanced Security Implementation and the Enterprise Security Solutions, a platform to develop your career in the security field and new career opportunities for your future.

Q. What credit does the SC0-501 exam provide?
A. Security Engineer, Security Administrator, System Engineer

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. This exam provides the SCNA certification.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. This exam test consists of multiple choice questions and situation-based questions. You will be required to attempt 60 questions.

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. Candidates are required to attempt all questions in 90 minutes.

Q. Which type of test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. The SC0-501 exam is in linear format.

Q. What is the passing score?
A. Candidates should score 75% marks to pass this exam.

Q. Why should I become certified?
A. If you want to develop your career as a Security Engineer, Security Administrator, or System Engineer, this certification provides you the best path for it.

Q. What skills are measured in the SC0-501 exam?
A. The candidates who are planning to take the SC0-501 exam should have the knowledge of fundamentals of networks and networking as well as network security.

Q. How can I prepare for the SC0-501 exam?
A. In order to prepare for the SC0-501 exam, you should prepare for Advanced Security Implementation and the Enterprise Security Solutions.

Q. Where can I take the test?
A. The SC0-501 exam can be taken at Pearson VUE and Prometric.

Q. What is the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam?

A. Microsoft’s Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 certification is one of the most recent certifications offered by Microsoft. This is an upgrade exam that is designed to assess candidates’ knowledge of installing, configuring and maintaining a SQL Server 2008 system.

Candidates should have one to two years of experience using SQL Server 2008 or two to three years of experience using a previous version of SQL Server. This exam offers various job roles, some of which are as follows:

  • IT generalists who work in environments in which SQL Server 2008 is part of an overall solution.
  • IT professionals who manage systems that run SQL Server 2008.
  • Developers who build applications that use SQL Server 2008.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam?

A. There is no specific prerequisite for the 70-453 test.

Q. What credit does the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam provide?

A. MCITP: SQL Server 2008 Database Administrator

Q. What certificate does it provide?

A. Microsoft Certified IT Professional

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?

A. 45-50

Q. What is the duration of the test?

A. 120 minutes

Q. What is the passing score?

A. 700 out of 1000

Q. What is the test retake policy?

A. If you do not pass test 70-453 in the first time, you may retake the same exam one time without restriction. If you do not achieve a passing score the second time, you must wait at least seven days to retake the test third time. A 14-day waiting period will be imposed for all subsequent exam retakes. If you have passed an exam, you cannot take it again.

Q. Why should I become certified?

A. Candidates who pass this exam are eligible to get good jobs in medium and big organizations. These job roles include the following:

  • IT generalists who work in environments in which SQL Server 2008 is part of an overall solution.
  • IT professionals who manage systems that run SQL Server 2008.
  • Developers who build applications that use SQL Server 2008.
  • IT professionals who work with the third-party applications that are built on SQL Server 2008.

Studies have shown that certified individuals realize many benefits. Among them are the following:

  • Increased opportunities on the job: These opportunities range from increased salary and bonus to project involvement and promotion.
  • Increased breadth of knowledge: Certification is a catalyst for learning new technologies in a structured and comprehensive way.
  • Increased value to the organization: Organizations with 25 percent or more of their staff certified have shown to deploy projects on time and within budget more often, rely less on external support, have less downtime, and have higher user satisfaction with their IT staff.

Q. Is the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam right for me?

A. Yes

Q. What to expect in the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam?

A. This test mainly consists of Multiple choice and Simulation type of questions. Choose and reorder, Drag and Drop, Hot Area, and Build a Tree view questions may also be included. The test is conducted in two parts: the first part consists of about 30-35 Non-performance based questions, which comprise objective and multiple choice questions, and the second part consists of 12-16 Simulation (Performance Based) questions. There are no case-study type questions.

Q. What are the code languages available for the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam?

A. A candidate can take the 70-453 test in any of the following languages: English, French, German, Japanese.

Q. What are the skills being measured for the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam?

A. This exam measures your ability to accomplish the technical tasks listed as follows:

  1. Installing and Configuring SQL Server 2008.
  2. Maintaining SQL Server Instances.
  3. Managing SQL Server Security.
  4. Maintaining a SQL Server Database.
  5. Performing Data Management Tasks.
  6. Monitoring and Troubleshooting SQL Server.
  7. Optimizing SQL Server Performance.
  8. Implementing High Availability.
  9. Designing a SQL Server Instance and a Database Solution.
  10. Designing a Database Server Security Solution.
  11. Designing a Database Solution for High Availability.
  12. Designing a Backup and Recovery Solution.
  13. Designing a Monitoring Strategy.
  14. Designing a Strategy to Maintain and Manage Databases.
  15. Designing a Strategy for Data Distribution.

Q. How to prepare for the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam?

A. We designed 70-453 preparation kit to help you get certified effortlessly. Now, you don’t need to spend your time and money searching for study materials, books, etc.; this Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam preparation kit contains everything you need to get certified. Just follow the instructions, focus on the study material and getting certified will be easy.

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Q. Where to take the test?

A. You can register with a Prometric testing center. You can also register for the exam online at your local exam center or a regional contact center. (Prometric testing Centre).

Q. How do I register for an Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam?

A. You can register for the exam through a Prometric Test Center Locator at Prometric. You will have to go through a complete registration process, make payments and schedule the date and time for the exam.

Q. What can I expect from Microsoft if I pass the Upgrade: Transition Your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to MCITP SQL Server 2008 exam?

A. After passing the exam, you will achieve the Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) status.

Q. How long does it take to receive my Welcome Kit?

A. The certificate can be ordered through the Microsoft Certified Professional member site by clicking on “Download certificates under Program Benefits”. It will take about 30 days to receive your welcome kit after passing the exam and placing the order. You can also download the same certificate from the MCP Secure Site.

Even though the certificates are absolutely free, there will be shipping and handling charges which you have to pay. The Shipping and Handling are $9.95 (USD) for the first certificate and $0.99 (USD) for each additional certificate up to six total certificates.

Q. What is the TS: Windows Internals exam?
A. Microsoft’s 70-660 test validates your skills and knowledge to troubleshoot operating systems and applications that do not work properly, identify defects in code, develop applications to run unmanaged code, debug applications to run unmanaged code, and develop and debug applications that are tightly integrated with the operating system. Candidates are expected to have at least one year of experience in the IT field. The TS: Windows Internals (70-660) exam provides credit towards the Windows Internals certification.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the TS: Windows Internals exam?
A. There is no prerequisite for appearing in the70-660 exam.

Q. What are the benefits of becoming TS: Windows Internals certified?
A. Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Internals (70-660) exam is the latest exam for Windows Internals. The MCTS: Windows Internals certification has been designed for professionals who have deep knowledge in Windows internals. The knowledge area of Windows Internals include troubleshooting operating systems and applications that do not work properly, identifying defects in code, developing applications to run unmanaged code, debugging applications to run unmanaged code, and developing and debugging applications that are tightly integrated with the operating system, such as antivirus software, SQL servers, device drivers, and third party applications. The 70-660 exam is specifically designed to test candidates’ deep understanding of Windows Internals. Windows Internals is a vast area and is not limited to planning infrastructure development or usage and configuration of products that run on Windows.

Q. What credit does the TS: Windows Internals exam provide?
A. Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Internals

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. Passing just one mandatory Core test (i.e. 70-660) will fetch you MCTS: Windows Internals certification.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. Approximately 43

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. 120 minutes

Q. Which type of test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. Linear

Q. What is the passing score?
A. Approximately 700 out of a possible 1000.

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. If you do not pass test 70-660 the first time, you may retake it at any time. If you do not achieve a passing score the second time, you must wait at least 14 days to retake the test a third time. A 14-day waiting period will be imposed for all subsequent exam retakes. If you have passed an exam, you cannot take it again.

Q. Is the 70-660 exam right for me?
A. Microsoft exam 70-660: TS Windows Internals is appropriate for you if you are working or want to work in a typically complex computing environment of medium-to-large organizations. This exam is taken by candidates for getting the vendor certificate on Windows Internals.

Q. What are the code languages available for the TS: Windows Internals exam?
A. English, French, German, Japanese

Q. What skills are measured in the TS: Windows Internals exam?
A. The skills measured in the TS: Windows Internals exam are as follows:

  • Identifying Architectural Components
  • Designing Solutions
  • Monitoring Windows
  • Analyzing User Mode
  • Analyzing Kernel Mode
  • Debugging Windows

Q. Where can I take the test?
A. Microsoft certification exams are provided through Prometric.

Q. How do I register for the TS: Windows Internals exam?
A. Microsoft certification exams are provided through Prometric.

Q. How can I locate a testing center?
A. Visit the Prometric site to locate a testing center.

Q. What is the 70-452 exam?
A. Microsoft’s 70-452 exam (PRO: Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008) validates that an individual has the comprehensive set of skills necessary to perform a particular job role, such as database administrator or enterprise messaging administrator.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the 70-452 exam?
A. The prerequisites of this exam are that candidates should have the MCTS certification, about two or three years of experience in managing SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance.

Q. What are the benefits of having an MCITP certification?
A. The benefits of having an MCITP certification are that the MCITP certifications are built on the technical proficiency measured in the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) certifications. Therefore, one can earn one or more MCTS certifications on the way for earning an MCITP credential. Candidates for this exam are IT professionals who design and plan business intelligence (BI) solutions by using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 BI tools. This test prepares you for various job roles, which include: Business Intelligence Developer 2008, Database Designer, Database Developer, Database Administrator, etc.

Passing Exam 70-452: PRO: Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008: counts as credit towards the following certification(s): Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Business Intelligence Developer 2008

Q. What credit does the 70-452 exam provide?
A. Passing the Exam 70-452 : PRO: Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008: counts as credit towards the following certification(s): Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Business Intelligence Developer 2008.

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. This exam provides the following certification(s): Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Business Intelligence Developer 2008.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. You will be required to attempt approximately 55 questions.

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. The duration of the test is 120 minutes.

Q. Which type of test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. It is a Linear test.

Q. What is the passing score?
A. The passing score of the test is 700 out of 1000.

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. If you do not pass the 70-452 exam in the first attempt, you may take the second shot of the same exam one time without restriction. Second Shot provides a free retake if you do not pass an IT professional or developer Microsoft Certification exam the first time. You must take both the first and (if necessary) the retake exam before June 30, 2010. If you do not achieve a passing score the second time, you must wait at least seven days to retake the test a third time. A 14-day waiting period will be imposed for all subsequent exam retakes. If you have passed an exam, you cannot take it again.

Q. What skills are measured in the 70-452 exam?
A. The exam covers the following topics:

  1. Designing and Managing Reports
  2. Designing Data Mining Models
  3. Administering a BI Solution
  4. Designing the BI Architecture
  5. Designing an Analysis Services Database

Q. Where can I take the test?
A. You can take the exam at the Prometric center.

Q. What is the 70-567-CSHARP exam?
A. The UPGRADE: Transition your MCPD Web Developer Skills to MCPD ASP.NET Developer 3.5 exam is for candidates who are certified as MCPD Web Developer 2.0 and wish to upgrade to MCPD ASP.NET Developer 3.5.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the 70-567-CSHARP exam?
A. A certification in MCPD Web Developer 2.0 is required for this exam. Candidates for this exam are required to have a minimum of two to three years’ experience in developing Web-based applications by using Microsoft ASP.NET. Candidates should have one year experience with the following:

  1. Database access by using Microsoft ADO.NET classes in the .NET Framework
  2. Web Services
  3. State management
  4. ASP.NET configuration
  5. Monitoring Web applications
  6. Debugging
  7. Application and page life-cycle management
  8. Security aspects such as Forms Authentication and membership and roles
  9. ECMAScript (JavaScript, Microsoft JScript)
  10. Internet Information Server (IIS)

Q. What credit does the 70-567-CSHARP exam provide?
A. The UPGRADE: Transition your MCPD Web Developer Skills to MCPD ASP.NET Developer 3.5 exam counts as a credit towards MCPD: ASP.NET Developer 3.5 certification.

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. This exam provides the MCPD certificate.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. You will be required to attempt approximately 55 questions.

Q. What is the duration of the test?
A. Users are required to attempt all questions in 120 minutes.

Q. Which type of test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. Linear

Q. What is the passing score?
A. 700 out of 1000

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. Candidates can retake the exam after at least 24 hours for the first time and after 14 days for the second time. A candidate is allowed to take a given exam not more than five times per calendar year.

Q. What can I expect in the 70-567-CSHARP exam?
A. This exam consists of multiple-choice, drag and drop, reorder, and hot-spot type questions.

Q. What are the code languages available for the 70-567-CSHARP exam?
A. Visual Basic .NET and C#

Q. What skills are measured in the 70-567-CSHARP exam?
A. The skills measured in this exam are as follows:

  1. Configuring and Deploying Web Applications
  2. Consuming and Creating Server Controls
  3. Working with Data and Services
  4. Troubleshooting and Debugging Web Applications
  5. Working with ASP.NET AJAX and Client-Side Scripting
  6. Targeting Mobile Devices
  7. Programming Web Applications
  8. Designing and Implementing Controls
  9. Designing the Presentation and Layout of an Application
  10. Accessing Data and Services
  11. Establishing ASP.NET Solution Structure
  12. Leveraging and Extending ASP.NET Architecture
  13. Applying Security Principles in Application Design

Q. Where can I take the test?
A. All Microsoft certified professional exams are conducted by Prometric.

Q. How do I register for the 70-567-CSHARP exam?
A. You can register online or by phone. If you register by phone, the following information should be kept ready:

  1. MCP ID number or Prometric ID number (If you do not yet have one, you will be assigned a Prometric ID number.)
  2. Mailing address and phone number
  3. E-mail address
  4. Organization or company name
  5. Method of payment (credit card number, check, voucher number, or promotional code)