Catch Up: SQL Server for the DBA

Are you a DBA looking to catch up on SQL Server 2012 or 2014? We’ve got some great videos that will help you skill up.


Catch Up: SQL Server for the BI Professional

Still using SQL Server 2008 R2 or SQL Server 2012? SQLBits’ Chris Testa-O’Neill shares a list of videos that can help you catch up on the top three features of SQL Server 2012 and SQL Server 2014 from a BI perspective.

Preparing for exam 70-347 – Enabling Office 365 Services

If you’re looking to develop or certify your skills with Office 365, we’ve got a great guide to help you prepare for the Enabling Office 365 Services exam. From an overview of what’s covered in the exam to a list of all the best resources, training courses and videos, Ed covers everything you need to know.

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…

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…

Why you need to learn PowerShell

By Richard Siddaway, PowerShell MVP and author on a number of books on PowerShell, Active Directory and Windows Administration. He is a regular speaker at the PowerShell Summit and user groups, and blogs regularly on his PowerShell blog. PowerShell is nine years old. So why write an article explaining why you need to learn PowerShell?…


Top online learning resources for Office 365

We take a look at some of the best IT Pro online learning resources for Office 365 that can be found on Channel 9 and the Microsoft Virtual Academy. Setting up your business in the cloud Public Cloud Services: Setting up your business in the Cloud, provides a basic overview of the cloud and cloud…