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MCSE Productivity Solutions Expert

The globally recognized standard for IT professionals

This certification validates that you have the skills needed to move your company to the cloud, increase user productivity and flexibility, reduce data loss, and improve data security for your organization.

MCSE Productivity

Key technologies

  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Office 365

What is involved

Earning an MCSE: Productivity certification qualifies you for a position in network and computer systems administration.

STEP 1 - SKILLS

Earn one of the following MCSA certifications: MCSA Office 365, MCSA Windows Server 2012, MCSA Windows Server 2016.

STEP 2 - EXAMS

Pass 1 required exam. Be sure to explore the exam prep resources.

STEP 3 - CERTIFICATION

Earn your MCSE: Productivity certification.

STEP 4 - CONTINUING EDUCATION

Certification Exams and prep resources

MCSA Office 365 ManagementMCSA: Office 365
Demonstrate your skills in transitioning to and administering cloud-hosted business applications with Microsoft Office 365.

MCSA Windows Server 2012MCSA: Windows Server 2012
Prove your mastery of the primary set of Windows Server 2012 skills required to reduce IT costs and deliver more business value.

MCSA Windows Server 2016MCSA: Windows Server 2016
Prove your mastery of the primary set of Windows Server 2016 skills required to reduce IT costs and deliver more business value.

70-345

Exam 70-345/Course 20345-1 and 20345-2

Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016

This exam is designed for candidates who have a minimum of three years of experience designing and managing Exchange Server and who are responsible for the Exchange Server 2016 messaging environment in an enterprise environment. They are IT consultants or senior administrators who act as the technical lead over a team of administrators. Candidates should be familiar with the requirements for integrating Microsoft Exchange Server with Skype for Business and Office 365.

70-339

Exam 70-339/Course 20339-1 or 20339-2

Managing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016

The exam is targeted at experienced IT professionals who install, configure, deploy, and manage SharePoint 2016 installations in a datacenter and in the cloud. Candidates typically have more than four years of experience in planning and maintaining SharePoint and other core technologies upon which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2008 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), SQL Server 2008 R2 or later, Active Directory, and networking infrastructure services.

Candidates should also have experience with business continuity management, including data backup, restoration, and high availability, in addition to experience with authentication and security technologies. PowerShell experience is highly preferred.

The secondary audience for this exam is Business Application Administrators (BAAs) who are actively engaged in administering line-of-business (LOB) projects in conjunction with internal business customers working with SharePoint 2016.

70-333

Exam 70-333/Course 40409

Deploying Enterprise Voice with Skype for Business 2015

Candidates for this exam are IT consultants and telecommunications consulting professionals who design, plan, deploy, and maintain solutions for unified communications (UC). Candidates should be able to translate business requirements into technical architecture and design for a UC solution. Candidates should have a minimum of two years of experience with Skype for Business technologies and be familiar with supported migration scenarios. Candidates should be proficient in deploying Skype for Business Server and Skype for Business Online solutions for end users, endpoint devices, telephony, audio/video and web conferences, security, and high availability. Candidates should also know how to monitor and troubleshoot Skype for Business using Microsoft tools. In addition, candidates should be proficient with Active Directory Domain Services, data networks, and telecommunications standards and components that support the configuration of Skype for Business. Candidates should be familiar with the requirements for integrating Skype for Business with Microsoft Exchange Server and Office 365.

70-334

Exam 70-334/Course 20334

Core Solutions of Microsoft Skype for Business 2015

Candidates for this exam are IT consultants and telecommunications consulting professionals who design, plan, deploy, and maintain solutions for unified communications (UC). Candidates should be able to translate business requirements into technical architecture and design for a UC solution. Candidates should have a minimum of two years of experience with Skype for Business technologies and should be familiar with supported migration scenarios. Candidates should be proficient in deploying Skype for Business solutions for end users, endpoint devices, telephony, audio/video and web conferences, security, and high availability. Candidates should also know how to monitor and troubleshoot Skype for Business using Microsoft tools. In addition, candidates should be proficient with Active Directory Domain Services, data networks, and telecommunications standards and components that support the configuration of Skype for Business. Candidates should be familiar with the requirements for integrating Skype for Business with Microsoft Exchange Server and Office 365.

70-331

Exam 70-331/Course 20331

Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

Candidates for this exam typically have more than four years of hands-on experience planning and maintaining SharePoint and other core technologies upon which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2008 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 or later, Active Directory, and networking infrastructure services.

70-332

Exam 70-332/Course 20332

Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013

Candidates for this exam typically have more than four years of hands-on experience planning and maintaining SharePoint and other core technologies upon which SharePoint depends, including Windows Server 2008 R2 or later, Internet Information Services (IIS), Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 or later, Active Directory, and networking infrastructure services.

70-341

Exam 70-341/Course 20341

Core Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

This exam is designed for candidates who have a minimum of three years of experience managing Exchange servers and who are responsible for the Exchange messaging environment in an enterprise environment. They are senior administrators who act as the technical lead over a team of administrators. These candidates are a third level of support between the Exchange Recipient Administrator and the Exchange Server Administrator.

70-342

Exam 70-342/Course 20342

Advanced Solutions of Microsoft Exchange Server 2013

This exam is designed for candidates who have a minimum of three years of experience managing Exchange servers and who are responsible for the Exchange messaging environment in an enterprise environment. They are senior administrators who act as the technical lead over a team of administrators. These candidates are a third level of support between the Exchange Recipient Administrator and the Exchange Server Administrator.

MCSE ProductivityMCSE: Productivity

The globally recognized standard for IT professionals

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