Tag: learning

Microsoft Virtual Academy is being retired Jan. 31, 2019 5

Microsoft Virtual Academy is being retired Jan. 31, 2019

For some time now Microsoft hasn’t really invested much into the Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) site. The content there has been slowly aging and getting out of date. Microsoft has actually been investing in other […]

New Microsoft Azure Certification Paths Coming in 2018 6

New Microsoft Azure Certification Paths Coming in 2018

Microsoft announced, at Inspire 2018, some additions and changes to the Microsoft Certifications surrounding the Microsoft Azure cloud that are starting to be released, and will be expanded upon in the near future around the […]

Microsoft Professional Program Now Offers 5 Different Online Degrees 7

Microsoft Professional Program Now Offers 5 Different Online Degrees

It’s been about 1.5 years since Microsoft first announced the Microsoft Professional Program. Basically, the Microsoft Professional Program (MPP) is a cross between an Online Degree and a Multi-Exam Certification. It’s a good move by […]

Microsoft partners with Opsgility to level up your Azure skills 8

Microsoft partners with Opsgility to level up your Azure skills

Alongside the Visual Studio 2017 launch event, Microsoft and Opsgility have announced a partnerships offering all members of the Microsoft Dev Essentials program free access to Opsgility on-demand, video training service. This benefits brings a 3-month […]

Super Human: Learn Azure Get a Free Drone 10

Super Human: Learn Azure Get a Free Drone

Who doesn’t want a free drone / quadcopter? “Let’s face it, you’re SUPER HUMAN” The tryazuremarketplace.com website currently has a bunch of FREE Azure Marketplace Labs you can do virtually (online from anywhere). Once you complete a […]

Microsoft Virtual Security Summit: March 29, 2016

The Microsoft Virtual Security Summit is a 3 hour long, virtual event packed with information on protecting your organization in a mobile-first, cloud-first world. Cybersecurity has become a priority IT concern due to the nearly […]

Azure Fridays with Scott Hanselman and Friends

Every Friday, Scott Hanselman posts short interviews with some of the Microsoft Azure product team members. There are currently over 225 free Azure training videos in the “Azure Friday” library with 2 new videos posted each […]

Free eBook: Fundamentals of Azure 11

Free eBook: Fundamentals of Azure

The book “Microsoft Azure Essentials: Fundamentals of Azure” has been made available as a Free eBook from Microsoft Press and Microsoft Virtual Academy. This book is written by Michael Collier and Robin Shahan. The material […]

Which Azure Cert Exam is Best for Me? 13

Which Azure Cert Exam is Best for Me?

There’s been a huge increase in the need to get trained in Microsoft Azure, and as a result the interest / need to get certified in Azure has been increasing as well. The only difficulty […]

Free eBook: Azure Machine Learning

The book “Microsoft Azure Essentials: Azure Machine Learning” written by Jeff Barnes, published by Microsoft Press, has been made available as a Free eBook over on the Microsoft Virtual Academy site. This book introduces developers […]