The Microsoft test 70-551 is designed to measure an individual’s ability to build interactive, data-driven Web-based applications with Web forms, ASP.NET, and the .NET Framework for both intranet and Internet uses. Before taking the 70-551 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Develop .NET Framework applications by using system types.
  2. Improve type safety and application performance by using generic collections.
  3. Develop .NET Framework applications by implementing interfaces that comply with standard contracts.
  4. Embed configuration management functionality into .NET applications.
  5. Debug and trace .NET Framework applications by using the System.Diagnostics namespace.
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Q: What are the prerequisites for taking the exam 70-551 (VB)?

A: This exam is meant for those candidates who have achieved MCAD certification. Microsoft recommends you to have a working knowledge of Visual Studio 2005 and new features of ASP.NET 2.0. You should also have at least two years of experience developing applications by using the Microsoft .NET Framework.

Q: Which programming languages can you choose for this exam?

A: You can choose the Microsoft Visual Basic 2005 programming language for this exam. Other programming language is Microsoft C# 2005.

Q: What credit does it provide?

A: This exam is a Professional Developer Upgrade exam for those candidates who have already achieved the MCAD certification. After passing the exam, you will achieve the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) status. This exam credits you towards the Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD): Web Developer certification. You will also automatically become the MCTS: .NET 2.0 Web Applications certification.
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The Novell test 050-698 measures your ability to optimize, manage, and administer SUSE Linux Server 10. The test is designed to check your ability to use the SUSE Linux Server 10 services and objects. It requires you to have a good knowledge of the SUSE Linux Server 10 objects and troubleshooting issues related to SUSE Linux Server 10. Before taking the Novell 050-698 test, you should practice the following:
* Use OpenSLP
* Host Security
* Manage OpenLDAP
* Network Security
* Application Armor
* Configure a Mail Server
* General Firewall Design
* Monitor Network Traffic
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The PrepKit for the Microsoft 70-284 test is designed to measure an individual’s ability to install or upgrade to Exchange Server 2003, configure Active Directory services, administrative groups, and public folder solutions, troubleshoot messaging connectivity, and resolve issues with clients. Before taking the 70-284 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Create a Windows Server 2003 Active Directory-based network of two computers.
  2. Install Exchange Server 2003 on a server. Installation includes fresh installation and upgrade from Exchange Server 5.5.
  3. Create and configure user objects.
  4. Configure a client to access Exchange Server 2003.
  5. Configure the Exchange Server 2003 Active Directory connector to replicate directory information.
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The Oracle test 1z0-053 is designed to measure an individual’s ability to administer Oracle Database 11g. Before taking the 1z0-053 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Describe Automatic Storage Management (ASM).
  2. Set up initialization parameter files for ASM and database instances.
  3. Start up and shut down ASM instances.
  4. Administer ASM disk groups.
  5. Configure multiple archive log file destinations to increase availability.
  6. Define, apply, and use a retention policy.
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Q. What is the 70-631 exam?
A. The 70-631 TS:Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, Configuring exam is designed for the IT professionals who configure and deploy Windows SharePoint Services 3.0. The professionals should have experience in configuring Windows SharePoint related technologies.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the 70-631 exam?
A. There is no prerequisite for taking the test 70-631. However, it is recommended that should have minimum of one year of experience in configuring Windows SharePoint related technologies
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The Microsoft test 70-552 is designed to measure an individual’s ability and skills in MCPD Windows development by using the Microsoft .NET Framework. Before taking the 70-552 test, you should practice the following:

  1. Develop .NET Framework applications by using system types, generics, collections, and specialization collections.
  2. Develop .NET Framework applications by implementing interfaces that comply with standard contracts.
  3. Control interactions between .NET Framework application components by using events and delegates.
  4. Implement service processes and application domains in .NET Framework applications.
  5. Develop multithreaded .NET Framework applications.
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Q. What is the 70-552 exam?

A. Microsoft’s 70-552 exam is designed to test your knowledge of the Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 fundamentals, which includes developing applications, implementing service processes, application domains, embedding configuration, diagnostic, management, and installation features into a .NET Framework application. The 70-552 exam tests your knowledge and measures your ability to have in-depth skills and knowledge of Windows Forms technology and have expertise in data access in Microsoft Windows applications. The 70-552 exam also measures your skills that include developing and designing Web applications, designing and developing a user interface, designing and developing a component, designing and developing an application framework, deploying and supporting an application, and testing and stabilizing an application.

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