Category: Certification

AZ-101 Microsoft Azure Integration and Security Certification Exam 5

AZ-101 Microsoft Azure Integration and Security Certification Exam

The AZ-101 Microsoft Azure Integration and Security certification exam tests and validates your expertise managing and securing cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute capabilities within the Microsoft Azure cloud. This is the […]

AZ-100 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment Certification Exam 6

AZ-100 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment Certification Exam

The AZ-100 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment certification exam tests and validates your expertise as an Azure Administrator around managing cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute capabilities within the Microsoft Azure cloud. This […]

70-777 Implementing Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB Solutions Certification Exam 7

70-777 Implementing Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB Solutions Certification Exam

The 70-777 Implementing Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB Solutions certification exam tests and validates your expertise in designing, building, and troubleshooting Azure Cosmos DB solutions. The exam is focused around the Azure Cosmos DB database service […]

Microsoft MVP

Chris Pietschmann Awarded 2018 Microsoft MVP – Azure

Hi! My name is Chris Pietschmann, and I’m the primary person behind BuildAzure.com and the Build Azure Weekly newsletter. I started BuildAzure.com back in June 2015 after I passed the Azure MCSD certification as an […]

70-776: Perform Big Data Engineering on Microsoft Cloud Services Certification Exam (20776) 10

70-776: Perform Big Data Engineering on Microsoft Cloud Services Certification Exam (20776)

The 70-776 Performing Big Data Engineering on Microsoft Cloud Services certification exam tests and validates your expertise in designing analytics solutions and building operationalized solutions on Microsoft Azure. This exam covers data engineering topics around […]

Microsoft MVP

How to become a Microsoft MVP

Whether you’ve heard of the Microsoft MVP Award and are wondering how to earn it yourself, or just curious as to what others have done to earn this recognition form Microsoft, here’s a brief explanation […]

Do Microsoft Certifications Expire? 12

Do Microsoft Certifications Expire?

In the process of consulting and training many people in the efforts of studying for various Microsoft certifications, in particular Azure certification, I do receive a lot of various questions. On of the questions I’ve […]

Microsoft Exams Scheduled to Retire in Early 2018 13

Microsoft Exams Scheduled to Retire in Early 2018

There’s so much talk about what certification to get, what exam to pass, what are the requirements, and how to get certified. However, the opposite side of the coin is the older certifications and exam […]

Book: Exam Ref 70-535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions 14

Book: Exam Ref 70-535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions

Studying for all certifications can be difficult, as all you have to go on is a short list of the exam objectives and the services/technologies covered. It’s nice to get some kind of targeted resources […]

Book: Exam Ref 70-532 Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions, Second Edition 15

Book: Exam Ref 70-532 Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions, Second Edition

Studying for all certifications can be difficult, as all you have to go on is a short list of the exam objectives and the services/technologies covered. It’s nice to get some kind of targeted resources […]