ComputerWorld: Microsoft extends availability of NT 4.0 examDec 29, 2000, 18:21 (6 Talkback[s])
"IT professionals trying to take Microsoft Corp.'s Windows NT 4.0 certification exam prior to the Dec. 31 deadline have been given a slight reprieve. Microsoft extended the availability of the exams until Feb. 28 to accommodate candidates who are having trouble scheduling tests..."
"The company also is creating a new certification exam to test the skills needed to maintain a Windows NT Server 4.0 network. The new exam also tests skills required to perform incremental upgrades to Windows 2000 servers."
"IT pros who earned MCSE certification or Microsoft Certified Data Administrator certification in the Windows NT 4.0 track must upgrade to the respective Windows 2000 track by the end of next year to retain their certification. The MCSE credential based on the existing NT 4.0 exam expires at the end of 2001."