Q. What is the 70-643 exam?
A. Exam TS: Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure, Configuring (70-643) validates skills related to applications infrastructure of Windows Server 2008.
Q. What are the prerequisites for the 70-643 exam?
A. Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) on Windows Server 2008 is appropriate for you if you are working or want to work in a typically complex computing environment of medium-to-large organizations. There are no specific prerequisites for this test, although it is recommended that you should have at least one year of experience. The MCTS candidate should have a minimum of one year of experience in implementing and administering a network operating system in an environment that includes 250 and more users, three or more physical locations, and three or more domain controllers.
Q. What credit does the 70-643 exam provide?
A. Passing the test 70-643: TS: Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure, Configuring, earns you credit towards achieving the following certifications:
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Enterprise Administrator
Q. What certificate does it provide?
A. Passing the Exam 70-643, completes the requirements for the following certifications:
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): Windows Server 2008 Applications Infrastructure, Configuration
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 the test is it? (Adaptive/Linear)
A. This test consists of Multiple Choice, Hot Area, Drag and Drop, Build list and reorder, and Build a Tree questions. The test can be adaptive, and simulation questions might be asked. There are no Case study type questions.
Q. What is the passing score?
A. You need a score of 700 out of 1000 to pass the exam.
Q. What is the test retake policy?
A. If you do not pass test 70-643 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 70-643 exam right for me?
A. If you work in the complex computing environment of medium to large companies and have at least one year of experience in implementing and administering a network operating system in an environment that has 250 to 5000 users, this exam is intended for you.
Q. Where to take the test?
A. Microsoft exams may be taken at Prometric testing facilities.
Q. What is the exam fee?
A. The net price for taking test 70-643 is US$ 125. The net price does not include applicable taxes, vouchers, promotions or membership discounts you may have. The exam is subsidized in India and China. The net price for taking test 70-643 in India and China is US$ 50.
Note: As of April 1, 2007, only citizens of India will be permitted to register for exams in India test centers, and only citizens of China will be permitted to register for exams in Mainland China test centers.