Microsoft Certified Master Program
The new Microsoft Certified Master series offers advanced technical training and certifications on Microsoft technologies that go beyond any product training offered outside of Microsoft today. IT professionals who successfully complete the program and certification testing validate their skills as product experts who successfully design and implement solutions that meet the most complex business requirements.
Master certification enables senior IT professionals to demonstrate and validate their technical expertise on Microsoft server products and authoritatively differentiate themselves to prospective employers and customers. Master certification is a primary prerequisite for all technical Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA) certifications.
Microsoft offers three Master-level technical certifications, all of which deepen and broaden the technical skills of experienced IT professionals.
|•||Microsoft Certified Master: Exchange Server 2007|
|•||Microsoft Certified Master: SQL Server 2008|
|•||Microsoft Certified Master: Windows Server 2008|
To be eligible for Master certification, the candidate must be a current Microsoft Certified Professional (with a Microsoft Certification ID) or an eligible Microsoft employee. Specific technology requirements vary by platform.
To achieve Master certification, candidates must fulfill the following training requirements:
|•||Attendance of required sessions|
|•||Successful completion of all in-class (written and lab) exams|
|•||Successful completion of qualification lab exam|
Registration is scheduled to start in July 2008. Classes are scheduled to begin in the third quarter of 2008.