The Designing Security for a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network is part of Microsoft's Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows Server 2003 which comprises of six exams. It is an optional piece to the certification.
The certification is targeted at professionals involved with analyzing the business requirements and design and implement the infrastructure solutions for business based on the Microsoft Windows OS clients and Windows 2003 Server operating systems. The exam covers analysing the organizational requirements for securing data, predict threats to your network from internal and external sources, design forest and domain trust models, design IP filtering, and design user authentication for a Web site by using certificates.
|What is the exam registration fee?||150|
|Where do I take the exam?||The MCSE - Designing Security for a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network is administered by Prometric at testing centers worldwide. Click here to find a testing center near you.|
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||While there are no official prerequisites to take the Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows Server 2003 and certification, both Microsoft and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidate have at least one year of experience implementing and administering a network operating system in environments that have particular characteristics. Click here for more details.|
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 50 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||120 minutes|
|What is the passing score?||70%
(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 Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows Server 2003 certificationexam, Microsoft's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||The Designing Security for a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Network exam will retire on 31st July 2013. Click here for more information.|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the 70-298, click here.|
|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows Server 2003 certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: