If ,like me, you are going to take the WP7 beta exam
The beta exam 71-599 : Pro: Designing and Developing Windows Phone 7 Applications is finally available.
This beta aims to provide the Microsoft Certification Program with feedback about the content in order to improve it.
71-599: Pro: Designing and Developing Windows Phone 7 Applications counts as credit towards the following certification(s).
- Microsoft Certified Professional Developer: Windows Phone 7, Developer
Registration for the beta exam 71-599 started March 29,2011 and the exam period runs April 19, 2011 – May 04, 2011
The Skills measured in this exam are:
*Designing Data Access Strategies (19%).
*Designing and Implementing Notification Strategies (17%).
*Working with Platform APIs, Tasks, and Choosers (21%).
*Designing the Application Architecture (21%).
*Designing the User Interface and User Experience (23%).
I decided to take the exam and i did registered for it, but then i start to wonder how to study and what materiels to use ?????? :S
And thanks to Twitter and Friends , i have now some good resources to start studying that i’m going to share with you : here you can find a serie of posts about the skills being measured in the exam. You can also take a look to the WP7 JumpStart on Channel 9 and read some books too ( Silverlight unleashed, Silverlight4 Data & Services Cookbook …)
Hurry up ! Register for the exam and start studying 🙂