Certification Update: MCSD Web Applications


Will you be sitting for MVC or Azure exams any time soon?

While Microsoft wants to help you stay current with the latest Web Application development processes, please note that Microsoft Exams 70-486 and 70-487 will be refreshed on April 30, 2014 to cover solutions based on Visual Studio 2013, MVC 5, and recent developments in Windows Azure.

Details on the exam updates, in the form of side-by-side comparisons of exam objectives are below as PDF files for you to review.

70-486 Exam Changes effective 43014

70-487 Exam Changes 43014

According to Microsoft Learning, while the exam numbers will not change, the MVC version will be removed from the titles of Exam 70-486. Due to the limited number of changes to the exam topics, updates to the related Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC) are not planned at this time.

Below you will find links to the courses that align to the exams at LRS Education Services:

MS20486: Developing ASP.NET MVC Web Applications

MS20487: Developing Windows Azure and Web Services

Please let me know if you have any questions.