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Windows Server 2012
ID : WS2012
Department ID : microsoft
Cost : N/A     Total Semester : 1
Gain the skills needed to use Windows Server technology to power the next generation of cloud-optimized networks, applications, and web services. These courses also prepare you for certification on Windows Server.
If you're already certified, depending on your certification, you may be able to take just a single exam to obtain your MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification. If you have one of the following certifications, you need only take Exam 417: Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012:
MCSA: Windows Server 2008
MCITP: Virtualization Administrator
MCITP: Enterprise Messaging Administrator
MCITP: Lync Server Administrator
MCITP: SharePoint Administrator
MCITP: Enterprise Desktop Administrator
Not yet certified?
If you're not yet certified at all, the process for obtaining your MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification is a bit more challenging and involves taking and passing a series of three exams, one of which is still in beta at present:
Exam 410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012
Exam 411: Administering Windows Server 2012
Exam 412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services
Moving beyond the MCSA?
If you want to move beyond the MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification and obtain MCSE: Server Infrastructure or MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure, there are an additional two exams that you must pass, depending on the certification.
MCSE: Server Infrastructure:
Exam 413: Designing and Implementing a Server Infrastructure
Exam 414: Implementing an Advanced Server Infrastructure
MCSE: Desktop Infrastructure
Exam 415: Implementing a Desktop Infrastructure (requires some knowledge of System Center 2012 Configuration Manager)
Exam 416: Implementing Desktop Application Environments (requires some knowledge of System Center 2012 Configuration Manager)
MCSE also requires recertification exams every three years in order to remain certified.
Admission RequirementsIf you currently hold MCSA: Windows Server 2008 or one of the MCITP titles listed below, you can earn MCSA: Windows Server 2012 by passing this newly published exam 70-417.
Exam 70-417 is a composite of three stand-alone exams: 70-410, 70-411, and 70-412. Exam 70-417 validates skills related to the core technology features and functionality of Windows Server 2012, from the existing knowledge base of a Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) on Windows Server 2008.
Learning Outcomes and Career OpportunitiesThe New MCSE & MCSA Certifications
All existing Windows Server 2008 MCITP: Server Administrators and MCITP: Enterprise Administrators have been granted the new MCSA certification for Windows Server 2008.
The Windows Server 2008 MCSA is a requirement to achieve the new MCSE: Private Cloud certification. The MCSE: Private Cloud certification is the only MCSE certification which will be associated with Windows Server 2008.
MCITP: Enterprise Administrator will remain the premier certification for Windows Server 2008.
Note: The curriculum for this program is continually modified to reflect current trends. Students should refer to their student handbook for the curriculum they are required to complete.The program content and schedule also can be customized for personal or corporate training requirements. For more detail information, please fill out Request Form or call 416-225-9920.
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