The Master Blog

Thoughts, info, and updates from the Microsoft Certified Master team.

January, 2012

  • Welcome to our Newest SQL MCM, Sean McCown

    Please join me in welcoming our newest member of the MCM community, Sean McCown. Here is a little info about Sean: Sean McCown is a Certified Master in SQL Server 2008. He is also a SQL Server MVP with over 15yrs experience in databases. Sean is...
  • Live MCM Program Overviews by the MCM/MCA Program Managers!

    We're kicking off an initiative to conduct regularly-scheduled LiveMeetings on Advanced Certification offerings. These will be hosted by the program managers and include detailed program overviews as well as time for live Q&A. You can find them here...
  • How to Pass the SQL MCM Exam

    SQL Server 2008 Certified Master (MCM) and SQL Server Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Brent Ozar ( blog | @Brento ) offers up his advice on how to pass the SQL MCM knowledge exam . Sorry, Brent doesn't give out the answers, but he does give a unique...
  • Remote Delivery Options for the SQL MCM Lab Exam

    Looking for options for taking the SQL Server Certified Master lab exam? For a limited time, Microsoft Learning will be offering remote delivery of the SQL Server Certified Master lab exam for a reduced price of $2000 US (normally $2500 US). Remote delivery...
  • Our Newest SQL MCM is Qikan Fang

    Please join me in welcoming our newest SQL Server 2008 MCM Qikan Fang. Here is some info on him. Qikan ( @qkfang ) is Chief Developer at Health-e Workforce Solutions ( www.healthewfs.com.au ). His experience focuses around SQL Development, Data Integration...