Upgrade! Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD)

November 12, 2010 by · Comments Off on Upgrade! Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD)
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The Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD) for Microsoft .NET certification proves your ability to design and develop enterprise solutions by using Microsoft .NET Framework 1.0 and .NET Framework 1.1, as well as Microsoft development tools and technologies. Earning this certification demonstrates that you have the skills necessary to lead organizations in the successful design, implementation, and administration of business solutions with Microsoft products.

Are you a developer who uses Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 or Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2008? Consider earning a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) or Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD) certification.

As an MCSD, you can upgrade your certification to demonstrate your expertise in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 by earning Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) and Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD) certifications.
Upgrade from MCSD to MCTS:

MCTS: .NET Framework 2.0 Web Applications
MCTS: .NET Framework 2.0 Windows Applications
MCTS: .NET Framework 2.0 Distributed Applications


MCPD: Enterprise Applications Developer on Visual Studio 2005

  1. Exam 70-553: Upgrade: MCSD Microsoft .NET Skills to MCPD Enterprise Applications Developer by Using the Microsoft .NET Framework: Part 1
  2. Exam 70-554: Upgrade: MCSD Microsoft .NET Skills to MCPD Enterprise Applications Developer by Using the Microsoft .NET Framework: Part 2

Upgrade from MCSD to MCPD: Enterprise Applications Developer

Exam 70-554: Upgrade: MCSD Microsoft .NET Skills to MCPD Enterprise Applications Developer by Using the Microsoft .NET Framework: Part 2

New! Microsoft Certifications

November 4, 2010 by · Comments Off on New! Microsoft Certifications
Filed under: Excel, MCA, MCDST, MCITP, MCLC, MCPD, MCSA, MCSD, MCSE, MCT, MCTS, Microsoft, MOS, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, Word 

Microsoft Certifications are available for most Microsoft technologies and skill levels from students to business workers to IT professionals, developers, technology trainers, and system architects. Achieving a Microsoft Certification helps provide you with up-to-date, relevant skills that can help lead to a more fulfilling career, while giving you access to valuable Microsoft Certification Program benefits.

These benefits include access to the Microsoft Certification Program (MCP) member site or the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) member site, and access to a vast, global network of other certified professionals.

Which Microsoft certification track you choose to take depends of course on the career path you wish to take, so by clicking on the links below you can find out more information on the various Microsoft certifications that are available, as well as comprehensive listings of free studying material to help you gain Microsoft credentials.

IT professional

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist,(MCTS)
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Microsoft Certified Desktop Support Technician (MCDST)
Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (MCDBA)
Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA)
Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist for Microsoft Dynamics
Microsoft Certified IT Professional for Microsoft Dynamics


Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Microsoft Certified Solution Developer (MCSD)
Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)

Advanced certifications

Microsoft Certified Master
Microsoft Certified Architect

Home and office user

Microsoft Office Specialist(MOS,Word\Excel\Outlook\PowerPoint\Project)


Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Microsoft Certified Learning Consultant (MCLC)