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  • Earning a Microsoft Certification validates your proven experience and knowledge in using Microsoft products and solutions. Designed to be relevant in today’s rapidly changing IT marketplace, Microsoft Certifications help you use evolving technologies, fine-tune your troubleshooting skills, and improve your job satisfaction. Whether you are new to technology, changing jobs, or a seasoned IT professional, earning a certification demonstrates to customers, peers, and employers that you are committed to advancing your skills and taking on greater challenges.
  • Source * Gartner 2006 IT Market Compensation Study, July 2006** Redmond magazine’s 11th annual survey of Compensation for Microsoft IT professionals*** “The Value of Certification : Connecting the Dots between employers and employees, March 2007”
  • Source * Gartner 2006 IT Market Compensation Study, July 2006** Redmond magazine’s 11th annual survey of Compensation for Microsoft IT professionals*** “The Value of Certification : Connecting the Dots between employers and employees, March 2007”
  • Source * Gartner 2006 IT Market Compensation Study, July 2006** Redmond magazine’s 11th annual survey of Compensation for Microsoft IT professionals*** “The Value of Certification : Connecting the Dots between employers and employees, March 2007”
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 provides a trusted, productive, and intelligent data platform that enables you to run your most demanding mission-critical applications, reduce time and cost of development and management of applications, and deliver actionable insight to your entire organization.
  • Emphasize where to start for students new to technology
  • Emphasize where to start for new entrants.Don’t have a certificationAm I an MCP if I pass my MCTS exam?
  • Emphasize advancement. (continue the career journey)Applicable to those who have a certification. Who are MCPs
  • Emphasize advancement. (continue the career journey)Applicable to those who have a certification. Who are MCPs
  • Emphasize where to start for students new to technology
  • Emphasize where to start for students new to technology

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  • 1. SQL Server 2008 TechnicalCertification RoadmapTrainCanada.com
  • 2. Microsoft Certification Microsoft Certifications feature succinct paths to help you become Microsoft Certified. Different series highlight technology expertise by job function. Provides a clear, concise way to highlight your specific skill set and validates your abilities at every stage of your professional development.
  • 3. Technical Certification path  Board Review Microsoft Certified  Validates expert level skills ARCHITECT within a specific technology  Trusted Advisor/Leader/Consultant  Computer Based and Hands –on Exams Microsoft Certified  Select Prometric Testing Centers Worldwide MASTER  Validates expert level skills  Computer Based exams Microsoft Certified  Prometric Testing Centers Worldwide IT PROFESSIONAL /  Validates job role skills (why & when) PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPER  Computer Based exams Microsoft Certified  Prometric Testing Centers Worldwide TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST  Validates job ready skills (how)  Web based  Academic classroom Microsoft Technology  Validates foundational knowledge ASSOCIATE (what)  Student Certification
  • 4. Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA) certifications are designed to help validate Microsoft Certified your skills as a qualified professional in IT architecture. ARCHITECT Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) certifications demonstrate the in-depth technical skills of senior IT Microsoft Certified experts who have demonstrated mastery of a core Microsoft Server technology through rigorous training MASTER and the passing of knowledge and lab-based certification exams. Microsoft Professional certifications, which include the Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) and Microsoft Microsoft Certified Certified Professional Developer (MCPD) certifications, are designed to demonstrate a comprehensive set of job- IT PROFESSIONAL / related skills, such as project management, system design, operations management, and planning.PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPER Microsoft Technology Specialist Series (MCTS) certifications are designed to demonstrate in- Microsoft Certified depth knowledge of a key product or technology, validating the ability to implement, build,TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST troubleshoot, and debug a particular Microsoft technology Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) certifications validate the fundamental Microsoft Technology knowledge essential to prepare students for advanced technology classes and successful Associate ASSOCIATE careers in IT.
  • 5. Why Certify? Improve career opportunities Organizations take certification into consideration when hiring candidates and tend to view certification as a more objective measure of a candidate’s skills than self reported skills and competency * Microsoft certification can lead to more earning power with average salaries for Microsoft Certified Professionals showing a notable increase over the previous year.**  The added market value that a certification can be as high as 30% - 40%. The average salary uplift reported across all certifications in the study was in the 5% - 11% range.*
  • 6. Why Certify? Add value and gain recognition Industry recognition of technical proficiency and proof of technical leadership With every certification achieved, individuals add value to organization through increased productivity and the ability to deploy technologies effectively. Earn respected place within the organization as a specialist in roles or technologies
  • 7. Why Certify? Stay ahead - take advantage of career and technical tools * Exclusive technical information through Microsoft Product Support Knowledge base Market technical talents to employers looking for certified professionals in the MCP Career Center Manage your skills development path using the Microsoft Certification Planner
  • 8. SQL Server 2008 Overview Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA) Microsoft Certified 1. SQL Server 2008 ARCHITECT Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) Microsoft Certified 1. SQL Server 2008 MASTER Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) Microsoft Certified 1. Database Administrator 2008 IT PROFESSIONAL / 2. Database Developer 2008 PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPER 3. Business Intelligence Developer 2008 Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) Microsoft Certified 1. SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST 2. SQL Server 2008, Database Development 3. SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance Microsoft Technology Microsoft Certified Technical Associate (MTA) ASSOCIATE 1. Database Fundamentals
  • 9. SQL Server 2008 - MTA RequirementsExam 98-364: Database Fundamentals Database Fundamentals
  • 10. SQL Server 2008 – TS Requirements Exam 70-432: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance Exam 70-433: TS: Microsoft SQL Server SQL Server 2008, 2008, Database Development Database Development Exam 70-448: TS: Microsoft SQL Server SQL Server 2008, 2008, Business Intelligence Development Business Intelligence and Maintenance Development and Maintenance
  • 11. SQL Server 2008 – IT Pro Requirements Exam 70-453: Upgrade: Transition your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBA to Administrator Skills to MCITP SQL Server 2008 OR Exam 70-450: PRO: Designing, Database Optimizing and Maintaining a Database Administrator 2008 Administrative Solution Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and Exam 70-432: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance Exam 70-454: Upgrade: Transition your MCITP SQL Server 2005 DBD to MCITP SQL Server 2008 DBD OR Exam 70-451: PRO: Designing Database Database Developer Solutions and Data Access Using Microsoft SQL 2008 Server 2008 and Exam 70-433: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Database Development
  • 12. SQL Server 2008 – IT Pro Requirements Exam 70-455: Upgrade: Transition your MCITP SQL Server 2005 BI Developer Skills to MCITP SQL Server 2008 BI Developer OR Business Intelligence Exam 70-452: PRO: SQL Server 2008, Developer 2008 Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance and Exam 70-448: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance
  • 13. SQL Server 2008 - MCM Requirements Exam 70-450: PRO: Designing, Optimizing and Maintaining a Database Administrative Solution Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and Exam 70-432: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Implementation and Maintenance} OR {Exam 70-443: PRO: Designing a Database Server Infrastructure by Using Microsoft SQL Server 2005 and Exam 70-444: PRO: Optimizing and Maintaining a Database Administration Solution by Using Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Microsoft Certified and Master Exam 70-431: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2005, Implementation and Maintenance} AND {Exam 70-451: PRO: Designing Database Solutions and Data Access Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and Exam 70-433: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Database Development} OR {Exam 70-441: PRO: Designing Database Solutions by Using Microsoft SQL Server 2005
  • 14. SQL Server 2008 - MCA RequirementsMCM: SQL Server 2008 Microsoft CertifiedAND ArchitectPass board certification. Additionalinformation here.
  • 15. Recommended Learning Resources: MCTS ExamsCertification Exams Microsoft Official Courses Microsoft Press Books Microsoft E-LearningExam 70-432: TS: Course 6231: Maintaining a Microsoft SQL Server MCTS Self-Paced Training Collection 6369: ImplementingMicrosoft SQL Server 2008 Database (5 days) Kit (Exam 70-432): and Maintaining a Microsoft SQL2008, and Microsoft SQL Server Server 2008 Database (16 hours)Implementation and Course 6232: Implementing a Microsoft SQL Server 2008– Implementation and andMaintenance 2008 Database (5 days, partial coverage) Maintenance Collection 2778: Writing Queries ISBN: 9780735626058 Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Transact-SQL (18 hours)Exam 70-433: TS: Course 6232: Implementing a Microsoft SQL Server MCTS Self-Paced Training Collection 6370: SQL Server 2008Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Database (5 days) Kit (Exam 70-433): Database Development2008, Database and Microsoft SQL Server (20 hours)Development Course 2778: Writing Queries Using Microsoft SQL 2008– Database and Server 2008 Development Collection 2778: Writing Queries and ISBN: 9780735626393 Using Microsoft SQL Server Transact-SQL (3 days) 2008 Transact-SQL (18 hours) Course 6231: Maintaining a Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Database (5 days, partial coverage)Exam 70-448: TS: Course 6234: Implementing and Maintaining MCTS Self-Paced Training Collection 6233: ImplementingMicrosoft SQL Server Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Analysis Services (3 Kit (Exam 70-448): and Maintaining Business2008, Business days) Microsoft SQL Server Intelligence in SQL 2008:Intelligence and 2008– Business Intelligence Integration Services, ReportingDevelopment Course 6235: Implementing and Maintaining Development and Servicesand Maintenance Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Integration Services (3 Maintenance and Analysis Services (24 hours) days) ISBN: 9780735626362 and Course 6236: Implementing and Maintaining
  • 16. • For more information, visit: www.microsoft.com/learning/career• Microsoft Learning www.microsoft.com/learning