The MCSA: Windows Server 2008, Network Infrastructure, Configuring certification is a standalone certification from Microsoft with the exam code 70-642. The exam is targeted at IT professionals who work in the complex computing environment in large organizations. It will cover networking technologies most commonly used with Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2 Sp1 such as DNS, DHCP, IPv4 and IPv6 network addressing, Network Policy Server, Network Access Protection, and configuring Secure Network Access.
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|What are the prerequisites for this exam?||While there are no official prerequisites to take the MCSA: Windows Server 2008, Network Infrastructure, Configuring certification, both Microsoft and uCertify strongly recommend that the candidates should have at least one year of experience in implementing and administering Windows Server 2008 R2.|
|What is the exam registration fee?||USD 150|
|Where do I take the exam?||
The Microsoft 70-642 exam is administered by Prometric and Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide.
|What is the format of the exam?||The exam consists of linear, performance based, and multiple choice questions.|
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 40 to 60 questions.|
|What is the duration of the exam?||100 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 70-642 exam, Microsoft's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate has no expiration. The certification holder is certified for life unless the vendor changes its policy. Click here for more information.|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the 70-642, click here.|
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|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
A MCSA: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: