The MCSE: Communication certification is being updated to support Skype for Business skills.
Starting 28-December, 2015, the following two new Skype for Business exams (currently in beta) will fulfill the MCSE: Communication requirements, provided that the candidate has already earned a qualifying MCSA credential:
- Exam 333: Deploying Enterprise Voice with Skype for Business 2015
- Exam 334: Core Solutions of Microsoft Skype for Business 2015
The following Microsoft Lync Server 2013 exams retire on 31-March, 2016, but will remain an accepted path towards earning MCSE: Communication until 31-July, 2016:
- Exam 336: Core Solutions of Microsoft Lync Server 2013
- Exam 337: Enterprise Voice & Online Services with Microsoft Lync Server 2013
Please see the MCSE: Communication web page for more details after 28-December.