RE: MCAD for a C++ Programmer.

From: pathik (
Date: 01/14/05

Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2005 04:45:11 -0800

For 70-316, book by Amit Kalani is good.

"Sami" wrote:

> Hello,
> I have a lot of experience programming with C++ and have finally decided to
> take a shot at the MCAD Cert.
> These are what I would like to take:
> 70-316 Developing and Implementing Windows-based Applications with Microsoft
> Visual C# .NET and Microsoft Visual Studio .NET
> 70-320 Developing XML Web Services and Server Components with Microsoft
> Visual C# and the Microsoft .NET Framework
> 70-229 Designing and Implementing Databases with Microsoft SQL ServerT 2000
> Enterprise Edition
> I am guessing the Web Services one would be the toughest for me as I have no
> experience on that.
> For the 70-320 and 70-229 there are Microsoft Training Kits which I am
> thinking of using but I am not sure what I can use for the 70-316. There are
> just so many C#.Net books out there! Do I need more than one book? Any help
> would be appreciated.
> Where can I get the software for the Training? Do I have to buy the Visual
> Studio.NET 2003 Prof. Edition for it? It is pretty expensive.
> --
> Regards,
> Sami
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