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Frank’s quest to complete his Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer designation

70-642 – 2008 Network Infrastructure Config

Not much changes networking-wise from 2003 to 2008. Much of the opening questions were all things I already knew. But IPv4 Subnetting has NOT gone away and isn’t less of a topic in 2008. You’d think after 2 – 3 … Continue reading

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Microsoft Transcripts Updated!

Well its official – Frank Roberts, MCP, MCSA, MCTS. MCP, MCSA (Server 2003), MCTS (Vista) Nice Milestone achieved. Only 5 more tests to go…… LOL! Next up: Exam 70-642 – Network Infrastructure Configuration.

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Completed: MCSA on Windows Server 2003

Why yes Vista 70-620 can count as an elective towards the MCSA Certification.  And since I aced my 70-620 exam, that’s means I’m an MCSA! Major accomplishment! Feeling pretty good about myself. Next Up: Exam 70-642: TS: Windows Server 2008 … Continue reading

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MCSA Not out of reach

So I bombed 299 TWICE! Totally sucked, and I decided to let it go and move on to my MCTS/MCTIP tests. My co-worker and boss both did really well on the Vista Exam. I needed the ego boost, so I … Continue reading

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Didn’t work out…..

I didn’t pass 299 again! The second time, this test has just abused me and I’m not sure where it went awry. Security isn’t something I do every day and I’m sure it played a factor in my apparent total … Continue reading

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That was a decent break!

  Flew by but still it included a break from work & work2.  In the end, I had to prepare for the start of the term and the return to work.   The return to work really incorporates the return … Continue reading

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Stupid Weather

Well I didn’t test because the testing center was closed! I’d like to hope that I’ll wake up in the morning and this weather will all be gone – yeah right! BUT! I rescheduled my test for mid January. In … Continue reading

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Getting my Study on….

I’ve got my 299 test scheduled for Monday (12/22/08) I entend on making this test, regardless of personal safety! If you aren’t in the Portland, Oregon metro area then you might not know, Mother Nauture has lost her mind and … Continue reading

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End of the Term and Beyond

I survived the Term, it ended last week and grades were due at the beginning of this week. Dec 15th. What a mess?! ?!? ! I jilted a the class out of points for an assignment & for a handful … Continue reading

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Update on Life

I guess I haven’t done much in the way of an overall update. Probably becaue there isn’t a whole lot to report. But here we go: Work (day job): Continues to go well. I’ve been working on my time management … Continue reading

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