Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Application Development is also known as Exam 70-562. This exam was released in August, 2008. The available languages are English, German, French, Japanese, Spanish and Chinese (simplified). The exam is based on Microsoft Visual Studio 2008. After passing this test candidate can obtain credits for the following certifications:
o Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): .NET Framework 3.5, ASP.NET Applications
o Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD): ASP.NET Developer 3.5
o Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD): Enterprise Applications Developer 3.5
Who can take Exam 70-564?
Candidate who is willing to take this exam should work in a development environment. It is recommended that candidate should know working in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005. They should know .Net framework classes related to ADO.Net, ASP.Net as well as AJAX. Candidates should posses minimum 2-3 years of experience developing web based application using Microsoft ASP.Net. They should have minimum 1 year of experience with
o Database access by Microsoft using ADO.NET classes in the Microsoft .NET Framework
o State management
o Web services
o Monitoring Web applications
o ASP.NET configuration
o Application and page life-cycle management
o Security aspects such as Forms Authentication and membership and roles
o Internet Information Server (IIS)
How to prepare for exam 70-564?
It is recommended to keep update with all new products, technical knowledge related to the exam. You can join Microsoft forum, community. You can subscribe to various official blogs. So that whenever anything changed you know about that. There are various practice exams, self guides, self test software, and self test engine to get well prepared before the exam. The following topics should be prepared for this exam.
o Configuring and Deploying Web Applications
o Consuming and Creating Server Controls
o Working with Data and Services
o Troubleshooting and Debugging Web Applications
o Working with ASP.NET AJAX and Client-Side Scripting
o Targeting Mobile Devices
o Programming Web Applications