Q: What is the prerequisite for taking the exam 70-548 (VB)?

A: There is no such prerequisite for taking the exam 70-548. However, before taking the exam, you should have at least two years of experience in developing Microsoft Windows-based applications by using the Microsoft .NET Framework and a working knowledge of Visual Studio 2005.

Q: Which programming languages can you choose for 70-548 exam?

A: You can choose the Microsoft Visual Basic 2005 programming language for this exam. Other programming languages are Microsoft Visual C# 2005 and Microsoft Visual C++ 2005.

Q: What credit does it provide?
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Q. What is .NET 2.0 70-529-C# exam?

A. The Microsoft 70-529-CSHARP exam measures your knowledge and skills in developing and implementing distributed applications by using ASP.NET, and the Microsoft .NET Framework with C#. The exam measures your knowledge of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and the new features of ASP.NET 2.0. You have to take this exam along with 70-536 C#. NET, to ahcieve the MCTS: .NET 2.0 distributed Applications credential.

Q. What are the prerequisite for the 70-529-C# exam?

A. There is no prerequisite for the 70-529-C# exam. However, you must be well experienced with the C# language before you take the test. Even if you are new to the .NET field, you can still pass the test with self-study. This will require a lot of dedication and practice.
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The Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) certification is designed for individuals who implement a Microsoft technology or product as part of a business solution in an organization. The MCP certification is used to measure the technical proficiency and expertise of candidates. The requirements for each MCP certification are different and are specific to the product. A candidate who has passed any current certification exam (any exam that has not retired) as of October 1, 1998, will earn the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) credential.

What are the job roles for MCP certified professionals?

MCP certification prepares you for different job roles in the IT and networking fields. Some of the job roles that are suitable for Microsoft Certified Professionals (MCPs) are as follows:

  • For Networking and System Administration: systems engineer, systems administrator, network administrator, information systems administrator, technical support engineers, systems analysts, network analysts and technical consultants. Related certification are MCSA and MCSE.
  • For Database Administration: database administrators, analysts, and developers. Related certification are MCDBA, MCTS and MCITP.
  • For Help Desk and Customer Support: technical support specialists, PC support specialists, help desk technician and customer support representatives. Related certification is MCDST.
  • For Programming and Web Development: programmer, software developer, software engineer, web developer or systems analyst, application developer, enterprise applications developer, software architect, and consultant.

What are the requirements for becoming MCP?

To get MCP certification, you have to take one mandatory test related to your field of expertise.

What are the benefits of having MCP certification?

The MCP certification proves expertise on the Microsoft products and technologies. Professionals holding the MCP certification are preferred by the employers and they also get preference in promotions. It is helpful for professionals who have entry-level certification in related technologies to upgrade their credentials and get recognition from the industry. And most importantly, on average, an MCP certified person gets more salary than persons having the same job profile.

How this certification helps employers?
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Microsoft’s MCSE 2003: Messaging certification is a specialized certification that validates your proficiency with Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server. The Microsoft MCSE 2003 certification has been designed for professionals who analyze the business requirements and design and implement the infrastructure for business solutions based on the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 platform and Microsoft Windows Server System.

What are the job roles for MCSE 2003: Messaging certified professionals?

The job roles for MCSE 2003: Messaging certified professionals typically include systems engineers, technical support engineers, systems analysts, network analysts, and technical consultants.

What are the requirements for achieving the MCSE 2003: Messaging certification?

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The MCSA: Messaging certification is a specialized certification that validates your proficiency with Microsoft Exchange 2003 Server. This certification is for professionals who implement, manage, and troubleshoot existing network and system environments based on the Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Operating System. MCSA 2003: Messaging certified professionals typically do not deploy new networks and systems as part of their job function as is expected of individuals holding the MCSE certification.

What are the job roles for MCSA 2003: Messaging certified professionals?

The job roles for MCSA 2003 : Messaging certified professionals typically include systems administrator, network
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Microsoft’s MCITP: Enterprise Support Technician (Microsoft Certified IT Professional: Enterprise Support Technician) certification validates that a professional has the knowledge and skills to support and troubleshoot the latest Microsoft Windows Vista operating system.

The MCITP: Enterprise Support Technician credential also certifies that the professional has the knowledge and skills to diagnose and resolve all types of desktop support issues, including mobile and personal devices.

What are the Job Roles for MCITP: Enterprise Support Technician certified professionals?

The job roles for MCITP: Enterprise Support Technician certified professionals typically include: technical support specialists, PC support specialists, help desk technician and customer support representatives.
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The Cisco Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) is a new entry-level certification from Cisco that certifies the skills of entry level networking professionals in installing, operating, and troubleshooting small enterprise branch networks, including basic networking security implementation. The CCENT certification can help you achieve the more advanced CCNA certification, which is a requirement for expert level certifications such as CCNP and CCIE.

What are the job roles for CCENT certified professionals?

The job roles for CCENT Certified Professionals typically include: Network administrator, System Analyst, and Network Support Professional.

What are the requirements for becoming CCENT?

There is no specific requirement for the CCENT certification.

It is targeted towards IT professionals with experience in network administration and support. There are no prerequisites for this certification. You have to take just one exam (640-822 ICND1) to achieve the CCENT credential.

What are the benefits of having the CCENT certification?

The CCENT certification validates your skills in installing and managing small enterprise networks. Professional having the CCENT certification can get appropriate jobs easily, as they get the recognition of their skills by Cisco, the leader in networking technologies. This certification is the first step toward achieving the more advanced CCNA certification. CCENT certified professionals get more salary and preference in promotions.

How does this certification help employers?

It helps employers in hiring the right candidates for their organization. Hiring job candidates with CCENT credentials assures employers that they are employing qualified professionals with proven proficiency in Cisco products and technologies.

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Microsoft’s MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer): Security on Windows Server 2003 certification on Windows Server 2003 is a popular Microsoft certification today. The MCSE: Security on Windows Server 2003 certification has been designed for professionals who analyze the business requirements and design and implement security solutions on infrastructure for business based on the Microsoft Windows OS clients and Windows 2003 Server operating systems. Continue reading

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Anil is a computer professional working for a Mumbai-based Multinational IT firm. Currently, he is a Technical Architect for Enterprise Content Management Systems. He got his dual bachelor’s degree in Computer Systems and Engineering from British Columbia University and Mumbai University. He is keenly interested in creating and leveraging new innovative solutions. In his spare time, he likes reading, blogging and traveling.

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