Microsoft's 70-513-VB

MCTS/MCPD - VB .NET Framework 4, Windows Communication Foundation Development

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The Microsoft 70-513-VB certification is an industry recognized credential. The certification is proof of a person's competence across a spectrum of skills for developing applications using Windows Communication Foundation and the .NET Framework 4.

The Microsoft 70-513-VB exam is targeted at developers works in environment that uses Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2010 and Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 to create Win Forms and WPF applications. The questions will be presented at C# language

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Prepare for the following certification

The MCTS: .NET Framework 4, Service Communication Applications is a standalone certification from Microsoft with the exam code 70-513-VB. The exam 70-513-VB counts as credit towards MCPD: Windows Developer 4 and MCPD: Web Developer 4.

The exam is targeted at developers who work in the environment that uses Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4 to build distributed applications.The questions will be presented at VB language. The exam covers the various Web and Windows client applications service-oriented applications (SOA) using WCF and more.

Skills Measured

  • Creating Services
  • Securing Services
  • Hosting and Configuring Services
  • Consuming Services
  • Managing the Service Instance Life Cycle
  • Monitoring and Troubleshooting Distributed Systems

70-513-VB Course Duration

This is a self-paced, independent study program, so there are no minimum or maximum restrictions placed by uCertify. The amount of time you will take depends on your existing knowledge of the area and related experience, as well as your availability. We recommend at least 3 weeks and you should have familiar with Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)–based applications and have some work related experience.

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70-513-VB Course/Exam Objectives

  • Chapter 1: Creating Services (20%)
    • Create service and operation contracts.
    • Create data contracts
    • Create message contracts
    • Implement generic message handling
    • Implement RESTful services.
    • Create and configure a Routing service.
    • Create and configure a Discovery service.
  • Chapter 2: Hosting and Configuring Services (18%)
    • Create and configure endpoints.
    • Configure Behaviors.
    • Implement self hosting.
    • Implement Web server hosting.
  • Chapter 3: Consuming Services
    • Create a service proxy.
    • Configure client endpoints.
    • Invoke a service.
    • Consume RESTful services.
    • Implement service Discovery.
  • Chapter 4: Securing Services (17%)
    • Configure secure Bindings.
    • Configure message security.
    • Implement Authentication.
    • Implement Authorization.
    • Implement Impersonation.
    • Implement security auditing.
  • Chapter 5: Managing Service Instance Life Cycle (13%)
    • Manage service instances.
    • Manage sessions.
    • Implement transactions.
    • Manage concurrency.
    • Manage consistency between instances, sessions, transactions, and concurrency.
  • Chapter 6: Monitoring and Troubleshooting Distributed Systems (14%)
    • Configure message logging.
    • Configure diagnostics.
    • Debug client-service interactions.

Career Prospects

A MCTS: .NET Framework 4, Service Communication Applications certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including:

  • Software Developer * Application Developer * Windows Developer * Enterprise Developer

70-513-VB Exam FAQ's

What certificate do I earn on passing the vendor certification?
If you pass Microsoft's 70-513-VB exam you will get credit towards the following certification:
What is the exam registration fee?

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 in India and China is US$80.

Where do I take the exam?
The Microsoft 70-513-VB exam is administered by Prometric at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam?
The exam consists of linear, performance based and multiple choice questions
What is the Pre-requisites of the exam?
While there are no official prerequisites to take the MCTS: .NET Framework 4, Windows Applications certification, both Microsoft and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidate have should have at least one year of experience developing Windows- Communication Foundation (WCF)–based applications, including at least six months of experience with .NET Framework 4.
How many questions are asked on the exam?
The exam contains 50 questions.
What is the duration of the exam?
120 minutes
What is the passing score?

(on a scale of 0-1000)

What is the exam's retake policy?

In the event that you fail your first attempt at passing the Windows Communication Foundation Development with Microsoft .NET Framework 4 exam, Microsoft's retake policy is:

  • Retake vouchers can only be used to retake the same exam that was failed.
  • All vouchers must be used prior to their expiration dates, without exception.
  • Retake vouchers must be used within 30 days of the initial failed exam.
  • There is no waiting period for retaking a failed MCTS exam.
What is the validity of the certification?
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist has no expiration. The certification holder is certified for life unless the vendor changes their policy. Click [here])( for more information.
Where can I find more information on this exam?
You can find more information about the 70-513-VB here:
70-513-VB Course Includes Free Buy
Chapters 1 6
Practice Tests 1 3
Total Questions (inc. quizzes) 30 262
Interactive Quizzes 15 112
Final Test No Yes