About MTA Windows OS Fundamentals

The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is Microsoft’s newest suite of technology certification that validate fundamental knowledge needed to begin building a career using Microsoft technologies.

This program:

  • Is targeted primarily at students who attend high schools and two-year colleges.
  • provides an appropriate entry point to a future career in technology.
  • assumes some hands-on experience or training but does not assume on-the-job experience.

About MTA HTML5 Application Development

The Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) is a new Microsoft Certification program that validates the foundational knowledge needed to begin building a career using Microsoft technologies.

Successful candidates earn MTA certificates as well as access to benefits on the Microsoft Certification member site.

  • Is targeted primarily at students who attend high schools and two-year colleges
  • Provides an appropriate entry point to a future career in technology.
  • Assumes some hands-on experience or training but does not assume on-the-job experience.

About MTA Windows Server Administration

Candidates for this exam are seeking to prove Windows Server administration knowledge and skills. Before taking this exam, candidates should have a solid foundational knowledge of the topics outlined in this preparation guide. It is recommended that candidates become familiar with the concepts and the technologies described here by taking relevant training courses. Candidates are expected to have some hands-on experience with Windows Server, Windows-based networking, Active Directory, account management, and system recovery tools and concepts.


About MTA Networking Fundamentals

This exam is designed to assess candidates’ knowledge of fundamental networking concepts. MTA is a new certification under the Microsoft Certification Program that validates the foundational knowledge needed to begin building a career in Microsoft technologies. It can also serve as a stepping stone to the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist exams. Successful candidates for this exam will earn an MTA certification as well as access to benefits of the Microsoft Certification Program.


About MTA Security Fundamentals

This exam is designed to assess candidates’ knowledge of fundamental security concepts. MTA is a new certification under the Microsoft Certification Program that validates the foundational knowledge needed to begin building a career in Microsoft technologies. It can also serve as a stepping stone to the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist exams. Successful candidates for this exam will earn an MTA certification as well as access to benefits of the Microsoft Certification Program.


About MTA Mobile Identity and Device Management

MTA validates building-block technology concepts and helps students explore, discover, and pursue successful careers in information technology (IT) or computer science (CS) in an exciting and rewarding way. This entry-level certification provides students with confidence, credibility, and differentiation.


About Cloud Computing

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About Software Development Fundamentals

This is a Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exam designed to assess candidates’ knowledge of fundamental software development concepts and basic programming skills. MTA is a new certification under the Microsoft Certification Program that validates the foundational knowledge needed to begin building a career in Microsoft technologies. It can also serve as a stepping stone to the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist exams. Successful candidates for this exam will earn an MTA certification as well as access to benefits of the Microsoft Certification Program.


About Database Fundamentals

This is a Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) exam designed to assess candidates’ fundamental knowledge of database administration. MTA is a new certification under the Microsoft Certification Program that validates the foundational knowledge needed to begin building a career in Microsoft technologies. It can also serve as a stepping stone to the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist exams. Successful candidates for this exam will earn an MTA certification as well as access to benefits of the Microsoft Certification Program.