Thursday, September 4, 2008

Beta Exam: 71-653: TS: Windows Small Business Server 2008, Configuring

I have received this email today for Windows Small Business Server 2008 Exam

The voucher code is: SBS8

 

Get Ready for Your Exam:

Free Windows Small Business Server 2008 Exam Voucher

Dear Microsoft Partner,

Great news:  Windows Small Business Server 2008 has released to manufacturing (RTM)!  RTM begins the process of completing localized versions and the final Exam, just ahead of the November 12, 2008 Windows Essential Server Solutions launch.  To help you get ready for the Exam, attend Partner Academy Live technical training sessions for Windows Small Business Server 2008 and test early with the Windows Small Business Server 2008 beta exam.

Exam roll out dates for Windows Small Business Server 2008, including localized versions:

*Now available:  Beta Exam: 71-653: TS: Windows Small Business Server 2008, Configuring (available through 9/12/2008).  If you pass the beta exam, you will receive exam credit and will not need to take the final, released exam.

Final Exam:  #70-653: TS:  Windows Small Business Server 2008, Configuring

English:  Available November 7, 2008

Other Languages:  German, French, Italian and Spanish following

Begin Partner Academy Live training with the eight part, on-demand and live technical series, kicking off with “The Small and Midsize Business Server Platform: Which Is Right for Your Customer?” to help you choose the best server solution based on your client’s business and IT infrastructure needs.  Other comprehensive topics to scale your best practices in this exciting new business growth opportunity include planning and installation, migration, security, management, virtualization, and troubleshooting for Windows Small Business Server 2008.

Stay tuned during October for an email communication to learn how to obtain and redeem your free exam voucher.  In the meantime, continue to get ready for Windows Small Business Server 2008 by taking advantage of the many training and technical resources now found online at

https://partner.microsoft.com/sbs2008.

*Note:  Please do not reply to this correspondence, as this alias is unmonitored for direct reply.

Sincerely,

The Microsoft Partner Program Team

 

Microsoft Corporation One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052

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