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MCSE: the Core Exams In a Nutshell Updated for New Exams

Press release: March 20, 2000

Sebastopol, CA--Microsoft's MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer) program is a rigorous testing and certification program for Windows NT system and network administrators. To achieve certification, one must pass four required exams and two of the nine offered elective exams. MCSE: The Core Exams in a Nutshell, Second Edition is the long-awaited update to the bestselling first edition. The second edition completely updates the NT exams, adds the new Windows 98 exam, and covers the new adaptive tests.

MCSE: The Core Exams in a Nutshell is a concise, comprehensive study guide that covers all the required exams for MCSE certification. It was designed for administrators with Windows NT experience, or experience administering a different platform such as UNIX, and who want to learn what is necessary to pass the required exam portion of the MCSE certification. This compact guide contains hundreds of exam-taking tips, and flags many situations where answers to the exam questions may contradict more seasoned real-world experience. MCSE: The Core Exams in a Nutshell, Second Edition is a must-buy in order to be well prepared for the exams.

What critics said about the first edition:

"MCSE: The Core Exams in a Nutshell is dense with facts, short on nonsense."
-David Wall,

"O'Reilly's MCSE: The Core Exams in a Nutshell by Michael Moncur, provides a concise review and preview source for NT Enterprise. It is a must as one of your core learning tools for the MCSE Core exams."
-William F. Zachmann, President, Canopus Research, FYI August 18, 1999

Online Resources:

MCSE: The Core Exams in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition
By Michael Moncur
2nd Edition March 2000
1-56592-721-4, 486 pages, $24.95

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