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Business Intelligence Certification

Business Intelligence Certification

Business Intelligence Certification

(OP)

Hi
It is much appreciated that can someone tell me about

1) What is the market value of business intelligence now-a-days
2) Is it worth while doing it or not ?

Which BI Cert is better for me?
70-448 MCTS: SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence
70-452 MCITP: SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence



Kashif Haqqani
BS-Computer Science
MCP VB6

 

RE: Business Intelligence Certification

BI is all the rage at the moment.  Businesses have terabytes of data that need to be converted into valuable information.

If you have 1-2 years of experience then you'll want to look towards the 70-448.  If you have 3-5 years of experience then you'll want to look at the 70-452.

Denny
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RE: Business Intelligence Certification

(OP)
Thanks

RE: Business Intelligence Certification

Keep in mind that taking the 70-552 (MCITP exam) doesn't give you anything unless you have already taken the 70-448 exam (MCTS).  Conversely, if you start with the 70-448 (MCTS) you should plan or working towrds the 70-552 (MCITP).

If you go to www.microsoft.com/certification you can see what the hierarchy looks like for Microsoft certifications.  The MCITP is a higher tier certification that incorporates one or more MCTS certifications that must be achieved first.

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RE: Business Intelligence Certification

(OP)
HI

Thanks to reply

Can you suggest any book & materials to achieve 70-448 (MCTS) certification?

Thanks


Kashif
BS-Computer Science
MCP VB6

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