You are invited to take beta exam 71-158, TS: Forefront Identity Manager 2010, Configuring. If you pass the beta exam, the exam credit will be added to your transcript and you will not need to take the exam in its released form.
By participating in beta exams, you have the opportunity to provide the Microsoft Certification program with feedback about exam content, which is integral to development of exams in their released version. We depend on the contributions of experienced IT professionals and developers as we continually improve exam content and maintain the value of Microsoft certifications.
The preparation guide for this exam is now available: http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/Exam.aspx?ID=70-158&Locale=en-us#tab3
Note: The preparation guide includes the audience description document attached to the previous post along with general informaton about the exam and any exam-specific resources.
71-158 TS: Forefront Identity Manager 2010, Configuring counts as credit towards the following certification(s).
Beta exam period runs until August 4, 2011
Receiving this invitation does not guarantee you a seat in the beta. We recommend that you register immediately. Beta exams have limited availability and are operated under a first-come-first-served basis. Once all beta slots are filled, no additional seats will be offered.
Testing is held at Prometric testing centers worldwide, although this exam may not be available in all countries (see Regional Restrictions). All testing centers will have the capability to offer this exam in its live version.
Regional Restrictions: India, Pakistan, China, Turkey
You must register at least 24 hours prior to taking the exam.Please use the following promotional code when registering for the exam: FIMJReceiving this invitation does not guarantee you a seat in the beta. We recommend that you register immediately.
To register in North America, please call:
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Outside the U.S./Canada, please contact:
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You are invited to take this beta exam at no charge.You will be given four hours to complete the beta exam. Please plan accordingly.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Here are some links to training materials:
Implementing Forefront Identity Manager 2010 Ramp Up training technet.microsoft.com/.../ff793470
TechNet Virtual Labs: Forefront Security technet.microsoft.com/.../bb499665
Microsoft Business Ready Security Trial Environment www.microsoft.com/.../details.aspx
Forefront Identity Manager 2010 on TechNet technet.microsoft.com/.../ee621258(WS.10).aspx
Also, there are some Courseware Library courses that are out:
50382A: Implementing Forefront Identity Manager 2010
50383A: Upgrading Identity Lifecycle Manager 2007 to Forefront Identity Manager 2010
Why the Microsoft restrict the Turkey?
Like several other countries we have some issues with candidates trying to steal the content of the exam (piracy).
Any news on when the results will be available ?
I still doesn't have results - when it will be available?
I've tested myself 3-Aug-2011 12:30 PM and it's still "tested" on Prometric website.
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Has this blog gone down on the toilet? No new post for nearly 1 year... I have missed a couple of good beta exams since, as this blog failed to keep me updated and was notified on other channels too late. No reason to be subscribed any longer here.
When we take a Forefront TMG?
why every beta exam is not available for India????