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Windows Server 2012 & SQL Server 2012 MCSA Electives Now Available…

As of September 15, 2014, Microsoft has introduced electives to the Windows Server 2012 and the SQL Server 2012 MCSA certifications offering candidates for these certifications more flexibility in choosing the path that’s right for them.

Two exams in each respective path are required, with a choice from one of four exams to satisfy the requirement for the third exam.

For MCSA: Windows Server 2012

Exams 410 and 411 are compulsory with a choice of one of the following to fulfill the requirements for the third exam in the path:

  • Exam 346: Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements
  • Exam 409: Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center
  • Exam 412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services
  • Exam 462: Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases

For MCSA: SQL Server 2012

Exams 461 and 462 are compulsory with a choice of one of the following exams to fulfill the requirements for the third exam in the path:

  • Exam 411: Administering Windows Server 2012
  • Exam 412: Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 Services
  • Exam 463: Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012
  • Exam 483: Programming in C#

For more information, see the following pages:

Windows Server 2012
SQL Server 2012

Posted in Microsoft, SQL Server 2012, Windows Server 2012.


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