Certification

CompTIA SME

Working on a project this week for CompTIA as a Subject Matter Expert. Not sure how much I can share, but it has been an…

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March – INDY PASS

Tomorrow night, I will be speaking at the Indianapolis SQL Server User Group on “How to get Microsoft Certified”. The meeting starts at 6:00pm at…


SQL Saturday #600

 I can’t believe I have not been to a SQL Saturday in almost two months. I missed Cleveland last month so I could catch up…


MCSE: Productivity 2017

Passed the Exchange 2016 exam today with a very high score.What is humorous is that I thought it was tomorrow and had not really studied…


Passed 742 exam

So the first exam of the year is 70-742 – Identity with Windows Server 2016. A very good exam on Active Directory and Group Policy….


Data Science Certificate

One of the interesting things about participating in a beta program is that not all the bugs are figured out. For those who participated in…


Cloud Tech Summit – Chicago

I am very excited to be helping others learn new technologies and asisst them in earning new certifications. On January 19, 2017, I will be…


MCSA: SQL 2016 Development

Last September I took the BETA exams for 70-761: Querying Data with Transact-SQL and 70-762: Developing SQL Databases. Well it looks like I passed them,…


Chicago Tech Summit

 Two weeks from today, I will be delivering Prep sessions on the 70-473 (Cloud Data Solutions) exam and the 70-475 (Big Data Analytics) exam at…


Exam Passed – 473

Well, that was not as difficult as I thought it would be. I was able to pass the 70-473 exam for the Cloud Data Platform Specialist…


SQL Saturday Atlanta #578

Attached is my presentation on SQL Server Certification that will be presented at SQL Saturday Atlanta: BI Edition this weekend. I have also provided useful…


Azure Exam Discounts

I am starting to work on the 70-473 exam and normally the exam would cost $165. With my MCT discount it would only be $82.50….