TechNet Pod #4 – The Data Science One ft. R-Ladies Global

The TechNet Pod is a monthly podcast that rounds up everything that’s been happening on Microsoft UK’s technical channels, including TechNet UK, @MSDevUK and @TechNetUK. In this episode we chat with Alice Daish, a data scientist for The British Museum.


5 Tips for Successful Azure App Development

Cloud application development isn’t always straightforward. Whether you’re new to the cloud, or a seasoned pro, take a look at these 5 tips for successful Azure app development.


The online exam experience

By Chris Testa-O’Neill, Data Platform MVP and founder & Principal Consultant at Claribi. Chris is a regular speaker on the international SQL Server conference circuit, and an organiser of SQLBits and SQLRelay. He has been a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) for the past 16 years, having both authored and delivered Microsoft official courses. I am…


What should I study? Which Exam should I take?

In the TechNet UK office we have an open email address for people to ask us all manner of questions and even sometimes complain about us or praise us… but mostly we like it when people tell us what they want from us, that way we know our audience is getting what they want. In…

A guide to the new MCSA: Windows 10

Ed Jones works for Firebrand Training, a Microsoft Gold Learning Partner. He has worked in the IT training and certification industry for the past 4 years. He is a tech enthusiast with experience working with SharePoint, Windows Server and Windows desktop. On December 7, 2015, many of us were surprised by the announcement of a…

Windows Containers: What they are and how they work

I thought a brand New Year warranted a post on some brand new technology that I predict will have a huge impact on us this year. The It Industry is a maze of Three Letter Acronyms (TLA’s) and Buzzwords they seem to proliferate at an ever-increasing rate. One of the latest ‘fads’, ‘trends’ or buzzwords…