Investing in Microsoft Certifications for a Bright Career

Microsoft is undoubtedly a revolutionary and leading IT industry in the world. It has launched several certification exams to provide the IT pros with most valuable IT skills and build a suitable career in IT sector. Microsoft offers enormous support as you prepare for your desired certification. It offers you various forms of training programs such as classroom training, self-study kits, computer-based training, online classes and books, and certification guides. You can choose the best training. You will surely get the exact knowledge and skills for your targeted certification.

Following are the most significant certification programs offered by Microsoft:

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)

MCTS enables IT pros to effectively execute, develop, troubleshoot, and configure a specific Microsoft technology. It verifies that you are equipped with demanding expertise for a certain Microsoft technology like Windows operating system, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft SQL Server, or Microsoft Visual Studio. It is usually the initial level toward the expert level certifications and allows specialists to focus on particular technologies.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)

MCITP certification authenticates and confirms that a candidate possesses a complete knowledge and expertise that are required to carry out certain job tasks including database management or enterprise messaging management. It provides extensively acknowledged, objective justification and support for an individual’s skills to carry out important, recent IT job roles by using Microsoft technologies.

These credentials are created and organized for IT experts such as managers and support staff plus database experts (both managers and designers). To get an MCITP credential, you are required to get 1 or more necessary MCTS credentials.


Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)

It is for IT pros who want to get the exact abilities and knowledge to configure normal hardware and software problems in Microsoft Windows settings.MCDST certification displays and verifies that an individual is able to proficiently support end consumers and configure desktop environments organizing Microsoft Windows XP operating systems. To get this credential, aspirants must clear 2 exams: exam 70-271 and exam 70-272.


Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer 2003

MCSE credential is regarded as a standard certification for job roles in IT industries and offers the knowledge and expertise that is required to develop and execute framework operations. It provides skills to perform specific roles on Microsoft Windows® 2000 platform and Microsoft server software like MCSE Messaging and Security. This certification track includes 7 or more exams. The seven exams are as follows:

–          4 networking exams

–          1 design exam

–          1 client operating system exam

–          1 elective exam

You can choose the elective exam from a wide variety of subjects, the ordinary ones being Exchange, Security, SQL and CompTia A+ and Security +. You will be able to learn a wide range of skills such as implementing, setting up and managing Windows XP Professional. You will learn how to execute, design and administer Windows Server 2003 environment, Server 2003 network framework and Server 2003 Active Directory framework. You will also be able to learn about the subjects including Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft Exchange, Network framework, network safety, and subjects on wide-ranging networking and Microsoft products.


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