The Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) credential shows clients and employers that you can design, implement, and administer infrastructures for business solutions based on Microsoft 2000 Windows Server and other Windows server platforms. Implementation responsibilities include installing, configuring, and troubleshooting network systems.
MCSE on Windows Server 2003
The enduring strength of Windows Server 2003 in the market suggests that demand for related IT expertise will continue for many years. The MCSE on Windows Server 2003 certification enables you to demonstrate your expertise with Windows Server 2003 and inspire confidence in clients and employers. Prove your ability to analyze business requirements for information systems solutions and validate your expertise in designing and implementing infrastructures based on Windows Server 2003.
To earn the MCSE on Windows Server 2003 certification, you must pass seven exams (in any order):
- Four exams on networking systems
- One exam on client operating systems
- One exam on design
- One elective exam
|Exams on MCSE Track||Exam number|
|Installing, Configuring, and Administering Windows XP Professional||Exam 70-270|
|Managing and Maintaining a Windows Server 2003 Environment||Exam 70-290|
|Implementing, Managing, and Maintaining a Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure||Exam 70-291|
|Implementing and Managing Microsoft Exchange Server 2003|
Note This exam can count toward both the MCSA elective requirement and an MCSA: Messaging Specialization requirement.
|Planning, Implementing, and Maintaining a Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Infrastructure.||Exam 70-294|
|Designing Security for a Windows Server 2003 Network|
Note You can apply this exam toward either the elective requirement or the design
|Planning and Maintaining a Windows Server 2003 Network Infrastructure||Exam 70-293|
Netmax Technologies Advantage Program, ISA Firewall with Mcse 2003.
|Elective exam:||Exam number|
|Implementing Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2004|
Note This exam can count toward both the MCSA elective requirement and an MCSA: Security Specialization requirement.