Category Archives: microsoft

Microsoft Knows How to Protect Your Internet of Things. Welcome Azure Sphere!

Azure Sphere is an all-round system designed to protect the most assailable devices connected to the Internet. For years, security professionals have argued that your smart devices are potential targets for hackers. Smart refrigerators, thermometers, and light bulbs are designed for convenience and ease of use, but when they are created, not enough attention is… Read More »

Two Main Questions about Microsoft Client Access License (CAL): What Is It? and Why Does It Need?

In organizations, as a rule, one or several servers are used on which Windows Server is installed. There are also some services (SQL server for databases, Exchange server for mail, calendars, etc.) that are used by employees. To make the use of IT infrastructure legal, it is necessary to have licenses for both servers and… Read More »

Microsoft Retirement Plan for December, 31

December, 31 will become not only the last day of the year but also the farewell tour for several Microsoft exams. Thereby, the following certification tests won’t meet the New Year 2018 🙁 Monitoring and Operating a Private Cloud Configuring and Deploying a Private Cloud Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions Managing Programs and Projects with Project… Read More »

Microsoft Retiring Exams

When considering any IT certification, one of the main factors to include in the deliberations should be: how much longer will this credential last? The most tangible expression of this question is how long the exam will remain available. After all, if the exam goes away before you have time to take it, why should… Read More »

Microsoft Magnificent Trio

After a series of retirement actions, Microsoft presented three new exams. OEM Manufacturing and Deployment for Windows 10, Perform Big Data Engineering on Microsoft Cloud Services and Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Power BI exams are already available for candidates who want to become Microsoft certified specialists. The last two exams are currently in… Read More »

Summertime Sadness: Retirement of Microsoft 70-243 Exam

The Administering and Deploying System Center 2012 Configuration Manager (70-243) exam took a strong position in the list of the best Microsoft exams. A lot of people around the world who passed it, have a great job or great opportunities for further career growth now. This exam became a superb start for many individuals who… Read More »

July 31, 2017 – Doomsday for Three Microsoft Exams

Microsoft continues to retire its certification exams. This time 3 exams will leave the hall of fame and go into oblivion. The 70-680, 70-685 and 70-686 tests will be available only until July 31, 2017. The time is running out, and we decided to help you become a certified specialist, thus, we made the following… Read More »

MCP-MCSD 70-488 and 70-489 Exams Leave Microsoft Cage

Microsoft certifications and exams are highly demanded across large and small IT organizations across the world. The Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Core Solutions and Developing Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Advanced Solutions certification exams are the new trend in the IT marketplace. The MCP-MCSD 70-488 and 70-489 exams are now constant requirement when searching for reasonable… Read More »

Is Microsoft ready to give up on Windows phones?

It’s curiously enough, but some observers assume the future of Windows phones is not phones themselves. Rumors surrounding a category-defining Surface phone gave rise to a great number of heated discussions and erupted into real dissatisfaction with Microsoft after its press event last Wednesday. How could it be that the company didn’t even make casual… Read More »