The Technology Specialist certifications enable professionals to target specific technologies and distinguish themselves by demonstrating in-depth knowledge and expertise in their specialized technologies.
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialists in Microsoft SQL Server 2005 (MCTS: SQL Server 2005) implement and maintain databases using specific instructions and specifications. They have thorough knowledge of the product, understand how to use the tools and Transact-SQL language, and know how to explore the user interface. Technology Specialists typically pursue careers as database administrators, database developers, or business intelligence developers. They may also be developers and systems administrators who do not work with SQL Server daily but who want to show their breadth of technology experience.
Microsoft Skills Assessments for SQL Server 2005 help database administrators, database developers, and business intelligence developers focus their exam preparation training and find learning resources.
How to earn your MCTS: SQL Server 2005 Certification
MCTS candidates must pass one exam that focuses on the implementation and maintenance of SQL Server 2005 (70-431).