While it may seem like a long time, the 3 year validity period for the new MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert) exams are approaching as early as the end of this year for some. It appears that Microsoft is releasing specific re-certification exams.
From Microsoft’s website:
Microsoft released their new MCP terminology this year. This included changing the MCSA from Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator to Solution Associate. They are practically giving them away. If you previously held certain certification combinations, the new certification was automatically added to your transcript. Continue reading New Certification – MCSA: Windows 7