The new generation of Microsoft certifications is more specific and targeted to reflect the detail of what you do and to prove your expertise to those who need to know. Consisting of three series and four credentials, the new generation of Microsoft certifications provides a simpler and more targeted framework for IT managers to validate core technical skills, professional skills, and architectural skills. It also provides professionals in the IT industry with a more relevant, flexible, and cost-effective way to showcase their skills. The Technology Series: Proven Core Technical Skills on Microsoft Technologies The Professional Series: Professional Skills and a Proven Ability to Perform on the Job - Professional Developer: Web Developer - Professional Developer: Windows Developer - Professional Developer: Enterprise Applications Developer The Architect Series: Exemplary Business IT Skills and a Proven Ability to Deliver Business Solutions