The MCTS: SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance exam is part of Microsoft 's MCTS certification which comprises of three exams. It is a optional part to the certification.
The certification is targeted at Database developers, Database administrators, and Database managers. The exam covers SQL Server 2008 Implementation and Maintenance and related services, managing SQL Server Agent jobs, managing SQL Server instance permissions, and manages and configures databases.
|What is the exam registration fee?||USD 150|
|Where do I take the exam?||
The Microsoft 70-432 exam is administered by Prometric and Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide.
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||While there are no official prerequisites to take the MCTS certification, both Microsoft and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidate have one to two years of experience using SQL Server 2008 or two to three years of experience using a previous version of SQL Server.|
|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 70-432 exam, Microsoft's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||MCTS 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 70-432, click here.|
|Which certification covers this exam?|
|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
A MCTS: SQL Server 2008 Certified Professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: