Microsoft Windows Server 2000 Certification (MCSE) retiring

Microsoft maintains two version of certifications. Previously, Microsoft had the MCSE for Windows NT and MCSE for Windows 2000. When Windows Server 2003 and its certification was release, Microsoft dropped the MCSE for Windows NT. Now with the Windows Server 2008 certifications being released, it is time to say goodbye to the Windows 2000 certifications. […]

Microsoft maintains two version of certifications. Previously, Microsoft had the MCSE for Windows NT and MCSE for Windows 2000. When Windows Server 2003 and its certification was release, Microsoft dropped the MCSE for Windows NT. Now with the Windows Server 2008 certifications being released, it is time to say goodbye to the Windows 2000 certifications.

Therefore, on March 31, 2008, many of the Windows Server 2000 exams including the two upgrade exams from Windows Server 2000 to Windows Server 2003 are being retired.


The list of exams being retired on March 31, 2008 include:

Exam 70-292: Managing and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Environment for an MCSA Certified on Windows 2000
Exam 70-296: Planning, Implementing, and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Environment for an MCSE Certified on Windows 2000
Exam 70-232: Implementing and Maintaining Highly Available Web Solutions with Microsoft Windows 2000 Server Technologies and Microsoft Application Center 2000
Exam 70-210: Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
Exam 70-214: Implementing and Managing Security in a Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure
Exam 70-215: Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
Exam 70-216: Implementing and Administering a Microsoft Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure
Exam 70-217: Implementing and Administering a Microsoft Windows 2000 Directory Services Infrastructure
Exam 70-218: Managing a Windows 2000 Network Environment
Exam 70-219: Designing a Microsoft Windows 2000 Directory Services Infrastructure
Exam 70-220: Designing Security for a Microsoft Windows 2000 Network
Exam 70-221: Designing a Microsoft Windows 2000 Network Infrastructure
Exam 70-226: Designing Highly Available Web Solutions with Microsoft Windows
Exam 70-222: Migrating from Microsoft Windows NT 4.0 to Microsoft Windows 2000
Exam 70-244: Supporting and Maintaining a Microsoft Windows NT Server 4.0 Network
Exam 70-224: Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server
Exam 70-225: Designing and Deploying a Messaging Infrastructure with Microsoft Exchange 2000 Server
Exam 70-223: Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Clustering Services by Using Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
Exam 70-234: Designing and Implementing Solutions with Microsoft Commerce Server 2000
Exam 70-230: Designing and Implementing Solutions with Microsoft BizTalk Server 2000, Enterprise Edition
Exam 70-227: Installing, Configuring, and Administering Microsoft Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 2000, Enterprise Edition
Exam 70-086: Implementing and Supporting Microsoft Systems Management Server 2.0

Source:→ NetworkWorld

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