To help students stay current with the latest ALM processes and tools, Exams 496, 497, and 498 will be refreshed on June 8, 2014 to cover solutions based on Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server 2013.   

Details on the exam updates, in the form of side-by-side comparisons of exam objectives, are now available for review through the "content covering Visual Studio 2013" link in the Skills Measured section of each Exam Detail web page:

Please note that, while the exam numbers will not change, the product version number will be removed from the titles of all three exams.  Due to the limited number of changes to the exam topics, updates to the related Microsoft Official Courseware (MOC) are not planned at this time.

On-demand video training for all three ALM exams can be found on Microsoft Virtual Academy at: