Q. What is the 70-680: TS: Windows 7, Configuring exam?
A. Microsoft’s 70-680 test validates your skills and knowledge to efficiently install, configure and manage the Microsoft Windows 7 desktop operating system in an enterprise environment. Candidates are expected to have at least one year of experience in the IT field, as well as experience implementing and administering any Windows client operating system in a networked environment. The TS: Windows 7, Configuring (70-680) exam provides credit towards MCTS: Windows 7, Configuration.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the 70-680 exam?
A. There is no prerequisite for appearing the exam.

Q. What are the benefits of the MCTS: Windows 7, Configuration certification?
A. Microsoft’s MCTS: Windows 7, Configuration (Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist) certification is a latest certification on the Windows 7 technology. The MCTS: Windows 7, Configuration certification has been designed for professionals who have a thorough knowledge in installing, managing and configuring Windows 7 including new features such as security, network, and applications. This certification validates a candidates ability to understand the functions and features of Windows 7 and to troubleshoot network-connectivity and applications issues.

Q. What credit does the 70-680 exam provide?
A. Exam 70-680: TS: Windows 7, Configuring: counts as credit toward the following certification(s):

  • MCITP: Enterprise Administrator
  • MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Administrator 7
  • MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Support Technician 7

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. Passing just one mandatory Core test (i.e. <a href="/exams/Microsoft/70-680.html”>70-680) will fetch you MCTS: Windows 7, Configuration certification.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. Approximately 42

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

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

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

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. If you do not pass test 70-680 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 70-680 exam right for me?
A. This exam is intended for candidates that operate in computing environments that use Microsoft Windows 7 as a desktop operating system in an enterprise environment. If you wish to excel as a support technician, or as a network administrator, this exam is right for you. According to Microsoft, candidates should be able to configure pre-installation and post-installation system settings, Windows security features, network connectivity applications included with Windows 7, and mobile computing.

Q. What to expect in the 70-680 exam?
A. Multiple-choice, scenario-based, hot-spot types, and simulation questions are asked on the following topics:

  • Installing, Upgrading, and Migrating to Windows 7
  • Deploying Windows 7
  • Configuring Hardware and Applications
  • Configuring Network Connectivity
  • Configuring Access to Resources
  • Configuring Mobile Computing
  • Monitoring and Maintaining Systems that Run Windows 7

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

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

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

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    The skills measured by GSLC includes working with security management and administration. Upon passing this test, you will become an GSLC certified.

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  • 451 Questions, 151 Quiz, 107 Study Notes
    This GIAC GISF test is designed to measures the knowledge and skills of candidates who want to an overview of information assurance.

  • PMI-RMP – PMI Risk Management Professional
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    The PMI certification test is designed for those candidates who is responsible for identifying project risks and preparing mitigation plans.

  • 640-863 – DESGN
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    This exam indicates a foundation or apprentice knowledge of network design for the Cisco converged networks based on SONA (Cisco’s Service-Oriented Network Architecture).

  • 70-568-VB – UPGRADE: MCPD VB.NET 3.5 Enterprise Skills 1
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    Microsoft’s 70-568-VB certification test is the first part of a two-part upgrade process for candidates who are certified as an Microsoft MCPD Enterprise Application Developer on the .NET Framework 2.0 and want to upgrade their certification to MCPD Enterprise Application Developer on the .NET Framework 3.5.

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    This test prepares you for various job roles, which include: systems engineer, systems administrator, network administrator, information systems administrator, technical support engineers, systems analysts.

  • 9A0-086 – Adobe InDesign CS4 ACE
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  • 1Z0-050 – Oracle Database 11g: New Features for Administrators
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Q. What is the 1Z0-402 exam?
A. 1Z0-402 is one of the OCA exams provided by Oracle. Oracle’s 1Z0-402 test validates your knowledge of efficient skills needed to be proficient at the Unix or Linux command line.

Q. What are the prerequisites for the 1Z0-402 exam?
A. There is no specific pre-requisite for this exam.

Q. What are the benefits of becoming an 1Z0-402 certified?
A. After qualifying the Oracle Enterprise Linux Fundamentals certification exam, you become a Linux professional and would be able to answer Linux interview questions and answers for Linux specialist jobs.

Q. What credit does the 1Z0-402 exam provide?
A. 1Z0-402 and 1Z0-403

Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. Certified Associate Oracle Enterprise Linux Certified Implementation Specialist OPN Certified Specialist.

Q. How many questions are asked in the test?
A. 87

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

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

Q. What is the passing score?
A. 57

Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. Candidates must wait at least 14 days before retaking any failed proctored exam.

Q. Why should I become certified?
A. There are many benefits of becoming an Oracle Enterprise Linux Administrator. The 1Z0-402 test is suitable for you if you are a medium to advanced level Linux user or administrator. The salary of an Oracle Enterprise Linux Administrator professional is comparatively very high to the other IT professionals. According to a research done by TCO, the average salary of Linux IT administrators and maintenance engineers is 19.3% higher than that of Windows 2000/2003 engineers.

Q. Is the 1Z0-402 exam right for me?
A. After qualifying the Oracle Enterprise Linux Fundamentals certification exam you become a Linux professional and would be able to answer Linux interview questions and answers for Linux specialist jobs.

Q. What to expect in the 1Z0-402 exam?
A. The 1Z0-402 exam validates your basic knowledge of Unix and Linux command line. The 1Z0-402 actual exam consists of multiple-choice questions.

Q. What are the code languages available for the 1Z0-402 exam?
A. English

Q. What are the skills being measured for the 1Z0-402 exam?
A.

  • Enterprise Linux fundamentals Multi user concepts
  • The Linux file system
  • Manipulating files
  • Text Processing
  • Shell Basics
  • Regular Expressions
  • Archiving and Compressions
  • Text Editing
  • Messaging
  • The Secure Shell
  • Managing software
  • Command shells
  • Introduction to shell scripting
  • Process management and job control
  • Printing
  • Mounting file systems and Managing Removable media
  • X window system

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Q. Where to take the test?
A. Pearson VUE

Q. How do I register for the 1Z0-402 exam?
A. Go to the Pearson VUE web site

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Candidates need to practice the following 30 things to successfully pass the Oracle Advanced PL/SQL Developer Certified Professional (1Z0-146) examination:

  1. Introduction to PL/SQL
  2. List restrictions on calling functions from SQL expressions.
  3. Handle exceptions and manage dependencies.
  4. Use Oracle-supplied packages.
  5. Identify guidelines for cursor design and use cursor variables.
  6. Create subtypes based on existing types.
  7. Create collections (nested table, array and associative arrays, PL SQL tables).
  8. Use collections methods and manipulate collections.
  9. Distinguish between the different types of collections and their uses.
  10. Execute external C programs and Java programs from PL/SQL.
  11. Explain the process of fine-grained access control.
  12. Implement and test fine-grained access control.
  13. Create and manage LOB data types.
  14. Use the DBMS_LOB PL/SQL package.
  15. Use of temporary LOBs.
  16. Describe SecureFile LOB features.
  17. Enable SecureFile LOB deduplication, compression, and encryption.
  18. Migrate BasicFile LOBs to the SecureFile LOB format.
  19. Use native and interpreted compilation methods.
  20. Tune PL/SQL code and enable intraunit inlining.
  21. Improve memory usage by caching SQL result sets and using the DBMS_RESULT_CACHE package.
  22. Write queries that use the result cache hint.
  23. Set up PL/SQL functions to use PL/SQL result caching.
  24. Run reports on source code.
  25. Determine identifier types and usages.
  26. Use the DBMS_METADATA package to retrieve object definitions.
  27. Trace PL/SQL program execution.
  28. Profile PL/SQL applications.
  29. Describe SQL injections, reduce attack surfaces, and design immune code.
  30. Use the DBMS_ASSERT package and test code for SQL injection flaws.

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  • IBM DB2 9 DBA for Linux UNIX and Windows
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The Zend PHP5 ZCE certification is designed to measure the level of knowledge and PHP programming of a candidate. Before taking the Zend 200-500 exam, you should practice the following:

  1. Understand PHP syntax, operators, variables, constants, functions, and arrays.
  2. Understand OOPS modifiers/inheritance, interfaces, and exceptions.
  3. Implement static methods and properties, and autoload.
  4. Configure and manage session security.
  5. Perform cross-site scripting and cross-site request forgeries.
  6. Mitigate SQL injection, remote code injection, and email injection.
  7. Understand XML basics, simple XML, XML extension, and Xpath.
  8. Understand Web services basics.
  9. Implement SOAP and REST.
  10. Perform string searching, replacing, and formatting.
  11. Analyze SQL queries and prepared statements.
  12. Perform GET and POST data.
  13. Implement cookies and HTTP headers.
  14. Perform files reading and writing.
  15. Understand file system functions and streams.
  16. Understand object orientation, E_STRICT, etc.

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