70-452 : MCITP - Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using SQL Server 2008

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The Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Business Intelligence Developer 2008 certification is an industry recognized credential. The certification is proof of a person's competence across a spectrum of skills which includes using the SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server 2008 Business Intelligence Development Studio, designing relational and multidimensional queries, designing and building cubes and reports.
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The PRO: Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 exam is part of Microsoft's Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Business Intelligence Developer 2008 certification which comprises of two exams. It is a required part to the certification. The certification is targeted at IT professional involved with designing and planning business intelligence (BI) solutions by using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 BI tools.

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What is the exam registration fee? USD 150
Where do I take the exam?

The Microsoft 70-452 exam is administered by Prometric and Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide.

  • For Pearson VUE: Click here to find a testing center near you.
  • For Prometric: Click here to find a testing center near you.
What is the format of the exam? The exam consists of case study, simulations, virtual labs and question types consists of multiple-choice, hot-area, active-screen, drag-and-drop, build-list and reorder questions.
What are the pre-requisites of the exam? There are no technical pre-requisites for this certification.
How many questions are asked in the exam? The exam contains 40-60 questions.
What is the duration of the exam? 120 minutes
What is the passing score? 700

(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 PRO: Designing a Business Intelligence Infrastructure Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 exam, Microsoft's retake policy is:

  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score on an exam the first time, the candidate must wait at least a 24-hour period before retaking the exam.
  • If a candidate does not achieve a passing score the second time, the candidate must wait at least a 14-day period before retaking the exam a third time.
  • A 14-day waiting period will also be imposed for the fourth and fifth subsequent exam retakes. A candidate may not take a given exam any more than five times per year (12 months). This 12-month period would start the day of the fifth unsuccessful exam retake. The candidate would then be eligible to retake the exam 12 months from that date. In order to take a given exam more than five times per year, a candidate must submit a request and obtain prior permission from Microsoft.
  • If a candidate achieves a passing score on an exam, the candidate cannot take it again.
What is the validity of the certification? Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP): Database Developer 2008 certification 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 about this exam? To know more about the 70-452, click here.
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What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?

A MicrosoftCertified IT Professional (MCITP): Business Intelligence Developer 2008 Certified Professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including:

  • Database Developer
  • Database Administrator
  • Database Expert

Here's what you will learn

  • Design report architecture.
  • Design a data acquisition strategy
  • Define a report parameter strategy.
  • Design a report layout.
  • Design reports by using Report Builder.
  • Manage a report environment.
  • Design a mining model and structure.
  • Design strategies for staging data for mining.
  • Select a strategy for visualizing data mining results.
  • Select data mining algorithms. Refine testing models.
  • Refine testing models.
  • Maintain server health.
  • Select a subscription strategy.
  • Manage integration services.
  • Design a backup strategy.
  • Plan and manage upgrades.
  • Plan and manage reporting services configuration.
  • Design integration between data visualization components.
  • Design the data warehouse.
  • Plan for scalability.
  • Plan for performance.
  • Manage team development issues.
  • Plan the configuration of a primary data source.
  • Design a security strategy.
  • Design control flow.
  • Design data flow.
  • Plan the deployment of SSIS packages.
  • Design the configuration file for an SSIS package.
  • Design a logging and auditing strategy.
  • Analyze cube performance
  • Design cube architecture.
  • Design for international implementation.
  • Design a data source view.
  • Design and create business-driven Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) calculations.
  • Analyze cube performance.
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