IT professionals who are pursuing their Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, Configuring certification are eligible to take the 70-631 exam in order to complete its requirements. Candidates will have the opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge and efficacy as it relates to configuring Windows SharePoint technology.
Candidates should have a minimum of one year of work experience with Windows and have a working knowledge of general security and authentication practices, back-up and restoration data, general networking infrastructure, and network load-balancing for applications. The 70-631 exam is available in six languages.
Exam topics will be focusing on various configuration and management skill areas. Candidates should expect the following topics to be included within the contents of the exam: Deploying Windows SharePoint Services 3.0, Monitoring Windows SharePoint Services, Configuring Security for Windows SharePoint services, Administering Windows SharePoint services, Managing customization, and Configuring network infrastructure for Windows SharePoint services. Examinees should be thoroughly prepared for any additional related topics and varied question formats that could appear on the 70-631 exam.
Microsoft Learning has plentiful tools and resources that will help candidates as they make progress toward their certification goals. Learning plans, classroom training sessions, practice tests and self-test software from ExamTrace.com (click here), along with Microsoft E-learning opportunities are available for the 70-631 and other exams offered through Microsoft Learning. More information about exam registration, scoring policies, and certification is available on the Microsoft Certification website.