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March 2018 Changes to 70-532 Exam

I just received notification that Microsoft has updated the 70-532 exam. The changes took effect March 22, 2018, and the official exam web page just changed this week. Here is a summary of new/changed items on the exam: Virtual Machines:AnsibleAccelerated NetworkingAvailability ZonesClaim and Unclaim VMs using DevTest LabsStorage:Virtual Network Service EndpointsAzure Files…

March 2018 Changes to 70-533 Exam

I just received notification that Microsoft has updated the 70-533 exam. The changes took effect March 22, 2018, and the official exam web page just changed this week. Here is a summary of new/changed items on the exam: App Services:All mentions of “web apps” changed to “apps”Microsoft Operations Management Suite (OMS) WorkspacesStorage:Blob-Level…

March 2018 Changes to 70-535 Exam

I just received notification that Microsoft has updated the 70-535 exam. The changes took effect March 22, 2018, and the official exam web page just changed this week. Here is a summary of new/changed items on the exam: Virtual Machines:Azure Batch AIReserved InstancesDesign for DevTest LabAccelerated NetworkingAzure Backup for LinuxAvailability ZonesServerless:Data Storage…

October 2017 Changes to 70-534 Azure Architecture Exam

Further information is being released about upcoming changes to the 70-534 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions exam. First, if you don’t know, Microsoft announced that the exam will be retiring as of December 31, 2017. A new exam, 70-535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions, will be the replacement. Now new details have been released….

Another Engineer Blamed for Poor Process

Back in March, I wrote about the poor Amazon engineer who accidentally brought down a portion of the Internet by removing a larger than expected number of servers from operation in AWS S3. That made for a bad day. Well it seems that something else happened in March, around the…

October 2017 Changes to 70-532 Azure Developer Exam

Last year in October, Microsoft announced some sweeping changes to it’s exams. And this year, they did it again. At the MS Ignite conference, they announced changes to the requirements for two exams – 70-532 Azure Developer and 70-533 Azure Infrastructure. Let’s look at the 70-532 changes with this post. The changes…

AllRecipes Migrating to Microsoft Azure

AllRecipes, founded in 1997, has undertaken a two-year migration to Microsoft Azure‚Äôs IaaS public cloud. AllRecipes services 1.5 billion visitors each year who view an average of 95 recipes per second, 66% of which are done on mobile devices. Source: Need a holiday recipe? AllRecipes and Microsoft Azure cloud have…