Microsoft certified solution developer (MCSD .NET) can be said as the advanced as well as essential certification to the developers who are capable of developing as well as designing the enterprise solution with the help of Microsoft development technologies and tools as well as Microsoft .NET framework. This certification validates the skills that are required to test on building web as well as commerce applications with the help of Microsoft tools that include Microsoft component services, Microsoft visual studio .NET and Microsoft SQL services.
In order to obtain the MCSD .NET certification, candidates have to take up four examinations which are mandatory and one elective examination with choice based system.
The following are the four examinations which are mandatory and candidate’s needs to take up all the examination.
1) Exam 70-290 or maintaining and managing windows 2000 server environment
2) Exam 70-291 or implementation, managing and maintaining windows 2000 server network infrastructure
3) Exam 70-293 or maintaining and planning windows 2000 server network infrastructure
4) Exam 70-294 or maintaining, planning and implementation windows 2000 sever active directory infrastructure.
The following are the elective papers that the candidate has to select and write this elective examination from any one of the following.
1) Exam 70-229 or SQL server 2000 design
2) Exam 70-431 or SQL server 2000 implementation (MCTS).
Job roles for MCSD .NET certified candidates:
MCSD .NET successful certified candidate’s can get placed in any of these following job roles and they are:
1) Web developer
2) Software developer
3) Software engineer
4) Application developer
5) Software architect
6) Senior system analyst
7) System analysts etc…
Benefits of MCSD .NET certification:
Usually people will have an intention on what benefits are applied if a particular course is persuaded. Based on that MCSD .NET certified candidate can also be benefitted in several ways. The following are the benefits and they are:
1) In business enterprises, most widely used products are the Microsoft products and MCSD .NET certification will prove the expertise on the latest technologies of the Microsoft products.
2) Candidates who are holding their certification will be given first priority and also in promotion level criteria.
3) This certification will be very helpful to the people who are entry level certified in related technology and also to upgrade their credentials in order to get recognition from the organization.
4) Generally, MCSD .NET certified candidates are hired easily as well as quickly as soon as they complete their certification. They are paid with more salary as well.