Certification

Narrowing the Skills Gap

Last year, there were 566,308 computing jobs open in the U.S. alone, while only 42,969 computer science students graduated into the workforce.  As we witness…


March 2016 MCT Update

It is time for a long overdue MCT update. First of all you may noticed that we are now just under 10,000 active Microsoft Certified…


Certification Booster Packs

We all know that getting certified can give your career (and resume) a boost. If you’ve been interested in getting certified – or want to continue to the…


The Value of Certification

Is certification worth your time and money? Well a recent IDC research has the answers for you. A few examples: • Certified employees earn 15%…


MCSA: Windows and Linux

Microsoft has also made a commitment to enable choice and support the open source community, allowing customers to leverage the platforms of their choice. To…


MCSA: Windows 10

Microsoft announced the release of the MCSA: Windows 10 certification for IT professionals. This credential demonstrates expertise to configure, manage, and maintain a Windows 10…


MCSE: Messaging Re-Certification

Best Practice Series: Exchange Server 2013 Core Solutions of Exchange Server 2013 Jump Start Data Loss Prevention in Office 365 Encryption in Office 365 Exchange…


MVA Recertification extended

In April 2015, Larry Kaye announced recertification through MVA for MCSE Data Platform and MCSE Business Intelligence. Microsoft Learning is happy to announce that we…


SQL Saturday – Columbus

Attached is my presentation on SQL Server Certification (Update 8/2017) that will be presented at SQL Saturday – Columbus. Also provided are useful links in getting certified on SQL…