Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012: All Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 exams will be retired effective October 2012 and Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 exams are required for Microsoft ERP Competencies at this time.  Your company must employ or contract with MCPs who have passed the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 exams prior to your first renewal date after October 2012. (Note: Microsoft Dynamics AX 2009 exams are still valid through May 2013 in the following countries - Brazil, China, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, India, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, and Russia.)