Tags: exam expirations, exam retirement, recertification
Key certifications receive new lease on life
Microsoft announced that they have extended the life of certifications that were previously slated to expire in 2017. These exams will now expire on July 31, 2018:
- 70-680: TS: Windows 7, Configuring
- 70-685: Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Support Technician
- 70-686: Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Administrator
- 70-488: Developing SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions
- 70-489: Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions
The good news is that you now have over a year to study for and secure these key certifications – and Transcender has a full range of practice tests, e-learning, and practice labs to help you succeed.
Windows Server 2008 to be retired in mid-2017
All of the following exams will retire July 31, 2017:
- 70-640: TS: Windows Server 2008 Active Directory, Configuring
- 70-642: TS: Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure, Configuring
- 70-646: Pro: Windows Server 2008, Server Administrator
- 70-694: Virtualizing Enterprise Desktops and Apps
Windows 10 has some exciting new additions for its users, and our audience will receive an inside look at the latest security updates during our first webinar presentation of the year. Join us for this LIVE and free webinar on January 25, 2017. Our Microsoft industry expert, George Monsalvatge, will cover the history, applications, functions, best practices, and security features of Windows 10. He will also explain why it is important to keep up-to-date on your certifications, and introduce you to some new features included in the latest version of Windows 10.
Some of the webinar topics include:
- What is Windows 10?
- User security features
- Keeping up with the latest versions
Join us on January 25, 2017 at 11:00 AM CT for the free webinar. Click here to register for the event!