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New SharePoint 2010 Certification

Posted by Jim on November 11, 2009
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SPArticalCertificationNew SharePoint 2010 Certification

Finally Microsoft announces the next steps for certification for 2010 SharePoint. 2010 Role-Based Learning Resources and Future Certifications (source Microsoft Partner site). There had been promises of certification programs at the Vegas 2010 conference….. That just couldn’t be right. After reviewing the changes to the new product in Vegas, 2010 certification is going to be more intense that in any of the over versions. Lots of changes and new things to learn and implament.

Future SharePoint 2010 Certification Opportunities for IT Professionals: Coming in June 2010
Certification Path for IT professionals

  • 70-667 TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Configuring
    Microsoft Official Curriculum: Will cover configuration of SharePoint 2010 including deployment, upgrade, management, and operation on a server farm.
  • 70-668 PRO: SharePoint 2010, Administrator
    Microsoft Official Curriculum: Will cover advanced SharePoint 2010 topics including capacity planning, topology designing, and performance tuning.


Certification Path for Developers

  • 70-573 TS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Application Development
    Microsoft Official Curriculum: Five-day instructor-led course designed for developers with six months or more of .NET development experience. Course covers what you need to know to be an effective member of a SharePoint development team using Visual Studio 2010.
  • 70-576 PRO: Designing and Developing Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Applications
    Microsoft Official Curriculum: Five-day instructor-led training course designed for development team leads who have already passed the Developing on SharePoint 2010 technical specialist exam. The course covers choosing technologies for and scoping a SharePoint project, best practices for SharePoint development, configuring a SharePoint development environment, advanced use of SharePoint developer features, and debugging of code in a SharePoint project.