The 70-648 exam is composite of two stand-alone exams: 70-640 and 70-642. This exam covers the key topics for each source exam and validates the skill of the candidates in the core technology features and functionality of Windows Server 2008 R2.
If you already hold MCSA on Windows Server 2003 certification, you can upgrade it to MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration or MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Configuration certification after passing this exam. The 70-648 exam also provide credit towards the following certifications:
|What is the exam registration fee?||USD 150|
|Where do I take the exam?||
The 70-648 exam is administered by Prometric and Pearson VUE at testing centers worldwide.
|What is the format of the exam?||The exam consists of linear and Adaptive, Build list and reorder, Case studies, Drag and drop, hot area, Multiple-choice questions.|
|What are the pre-requisites of the exam?||
Microsoft has the following pre-requisites for 70-648 exam:
Microsoft recommends that candidates for this exam should have one year of experience implementing and administering a network operating system.
|How many questions are asked in the exam?||The exam contains 55 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 70-648 exam, Microsoft's retake policy is:
|What is the validity of the certification?||The 70-648 exam is scheduled to retire on July 31, 2013. Click here for more information.|
|Where can I find more information about this exam?||To know more about the 70-648, click here.|
|Which certification covers this exam?|
|What are the career opportunities after passing this exam?||
An MCTS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Configuration certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: