MCITP SQL 2008 Database Developer beta exam 71-451

You are invited to take beta exam 71-451: PRO: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Designing and Optimizing Database Solutions.
[more] (will be 70-451 when live) 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.
The results will not appear on your transcript until
several weeks after the final form of the exam is released. The 71-xxx
identifier is used for registering for beta versions of MCP exams, when
the exam is released in its final form the 70-xxx identifier is used
for registration.


71-451: PRO: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Designing and Optimizing Database Solutions counts as credit towards the following certification(s).

·          Microsoft
Certified IT Professional: Database Developer 2008. In order to earn
this certification you must also pass exam 70-433: TS: Microsoft SQL
Server 2008, Database Development.


Find exam preparation information:


Registration begins: August 29, 2008

Beta exam period runs: September 2, 2008– September 30, 2008


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.


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

Registration Information

Please use the following promotional code when registering for the exam: 14F65
You must register at least 24 hours prior to taking the exam.


To register in North America, please call:

·          Prometric: (800) 755-EXAM (800-755-3926)


Outside the U.S./Canada, please contact:

·          Prometric:

Test Information and Support

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.