uCertify CODiE Finalist 2016

The CODiE 2016 fever is soaring high and we are drooling in the mood too. It is said, to be successful, fall in love with what you do; At uCertify we not just love but we are insanely passionate about crafting the world’s best learning company.

We are extremely honored and elated to share that uCertify has been recognized as SIIA CODiE finalist for 3 years in a row! This year we are finalists in 9 categories:

  1. Best Virtual Learning Solution
  2. Best Student Assessment Solution
  3. Best Education Cloud-based Solution
  4. Best College and Career Readiness Solution
  5. Best Postsecondary LMS or Learning Platform
  6. Best Corporate / Workforce Learning Solution
  7. Best Postsecondary Learning Content Solution
  8. Best Learning Relationship Management Solution
  9. Best Instructional Solution in Other Curriculum Areas

uCertify is enthralled to be a part of the prestigious group of industries that focus on education and business technology and we are truly grateful to SIIA for the recognition. SIIA CODiE 2015 was a dazzling year for uCertify, we were finalists in 8 categories and won awards in 7 categories. 2014 was a maiden year of uCertify in SIIA CODiE Awards but still it proved its coin in education industry by being finalists in 4 categories and winning award in Best Postsecondary Learning Solution category.

The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries to showcase its finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence. This year SIIA CODiE Awards have over 91 categories and are organized by industry focus of Content, Education and Software. We are keeping our fingers crossed for winner declaration during a virtual CODiE Award Winner Ceremony on May 18.

About SIIA

SIIA is the leading association representing the software and digital content industries. SIIA represents approximately 800 member companies worldwide that develop software and digital information content. SIIA provides global services in business development, intellectual property protection, corporate education, and government relations to the leading companies that are setting the pace for the digital age. For more information, visit www.siia.net.

About ETIN

The Education Technology Industry Network (ETIN) of SIIA serves and represents more than 200 member companies that provide educational software applications, digital content, online learning services, and related technologies across the K-20 sector. The Division shapes and supports the industry by providing critical market information, business development opportunities, advocacy, and leadership. For more information on ETIN of SIIA, visit siia.net/etin.

About uCertify

uCertify, headquartered in Livermore, CA, is a developer of highly engaging, flexible, cloud-based, and device-enabled learning platform and tools designed to meet the needs of both faculty and students. Training can be delivered in instructor-led, mentor guided, or self-paced mode. uCertify products – LEARN, COURSE, LABS, PREP, and TEST seamlessly integrate with each other. uCertify offers over 400 titles that are highly customizable to meet the unique needs of a school at the fraction of the cost of developing courses from the ground up. For more information about uCertify, visit: www.ucertify.com.



Graded Assessment consists of set of questions created by the instructor. To navigate to post assessment questions click the Graded Assessment tab in the dashboard or select the Graded Assessment option from the drop-down.
You will be redirected to the assessment page.

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All the assessments created by your instructor will be shown here along with the number of items, end date of the assessment, status of the assessment, total attempts made for the assessment, and action (If you have attempted the assessment, it will show two buttons: Result and Start.).

uCertify graded assessment


Use this feature to your advantage now, for better clarity, you can check out this video tutorial. So, get going now.


Study planner is an organized schedule that outlines readiness score and learning goals. uCertify provides study planner to plan out your prep efficiently. Study planner tab is situated at the right side of the course dashboard. The bar on the top displays the percentage of course you have studied. Bar with 100% completed indicates that you have completely covered the course and are now ready for the exam.

Begin by setting up your start and end date to complete the course and then select your preferences. To view the progress made in various assessments, chapters, exercises, and flashcards by hover on their respective buttons, a pop-up indicating the percentage of completion will appear. As per your percentage of completion, the color of the button will change to green.

You can share your study planner with your friends or colleagues on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. uCertify also provides you with the Certificate of Completion, only when you complete at least 90% of the course. You can share your certificate Download it as a PDF and as an image. To explore more, please watch the video tutorial.

SYO-401-complete (Course & Lab)

Gain hands-on expertise in CompTIA Security+ certification exam by course and performance based labs. Performance-based labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course & training. CompTIA Security+ is an entry-level, international, vendor-neutral credential designed for IT security professionals to identify risk, participate in risk mitigation activities, provide infrastructure, information, operational, and application security. CompTIA Security+ SY0-401 exam covers the application of security controls to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability; identification of appropriate technologies and products; troubleshooting security events and incidents, and many more.

uCertify platform supports 50+ different types of interactive activities, connect the idea, or try it yourself lab activities embedded throughout its course. These interactive activities keeps learners engaged and makes learning fun. Online labs can be used to supplement training. uCertify labs are an inexpensive & safe way to explore and learn. uCertify labs are versatile – labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course & training. Security+ is a certification from CompTIA granted to those who obtain a passing score on a single entry-level exam. In addition to adding SY0-401 exam Security+ to your resume as a stand-alone certification, you can use it as an elective in many vendor-certification tracks.

PMP-v6-pmpGain hands-on expertise in Project Management Professional (PMP) certification exam by PMP-V6 – PMP: Project Management Professional course. PMP certification is industry-recognized, vendor-neutral credential designed for project managers. PMP exam covers topics such as closing the project, planning the project, initiating the project, executing the project, monitoring and controlling the project.

uCertify uses content from well-known publishers, instructors, and subject matter experts. It is full of interactive activities that keeps the learner engaged. uCertify brings all available learning resources for a topic in one place so that the learner can efficiently learn without going to multiple places. Students can do Flashcards, Exercises, Quizzes and Labs related to each chapter. At the end of every lesson, uCertify courses guide the learners on the path they should follow.

uCertify platform supports 50+ different types of interactive activities, connect the idea, or try it yourself lab activities embedded throughout its course. These interactive activities keeps learners engaged and makes learning fun.

A PMIPMP V6 certified professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including: Project Manager and Project Administrator. So, kickstart your prep now!


Valeriy Rasskazov is an Information Security Specialist with 11+ years of experience in Information Security. He has experience in  penetration testing, end-to-end vulnerability management process,network security, risk assessment, incident response.

He is currently working with Optus as Information Security Specialist. He has successfully qualified 8 IT certification exam, namely: CISSP , CISA, CISM, GWAPT, GCIH, GPEN, GXPN and CCSK. He recently accessed our Certified Ethical Hacker Certification course and has provided the following feedback, that we are more than happy to share:

I took the CEH course and was very pleased with the course material and the platform. The material was very professional, clean and easy to digest. There is a lot of reference material and pictures. The platform was fast and easy to navigate. I would recommend uCertify for all students preparing for CEH exam.”

We are working on all the areas of improvement mentioned by him to provide a better user-experience.  You can check out the complete post at our official facebook page, by clicking on the Review Tab. To know more about Mr. Valeriy Rasskazov , you can contact him via his LinkedIn profile



uCertify’s CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional 2015 (Course & Labs) is ADA Complaint! The Department of Justice (DOJ) published the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Standards for Accessible Design. These standards state that all electronic and information technology must be accessible to people with disabilities.

Gain hands-on expertise in CISSP certification exam by CISSP-2015 course. CISSP certification is vendor-neutral credential designed for IT security practitioners to validate their technical and managerial skills, credibility and, experience. CISSP exam is designed to engineer, implement, and manage the overall information security program to protect organizations from growing sophisticated attacks. Successful completion of this course ensures a career as : Chief Information Security Officer, Security Consultant, IT Director/Manager, Security Architect, Director of Security, Network Architect, Security Systems Engineer, Security Analyst, Security Manager and Security Auditor.


With uCertify’s 70-412-R2 – MCSA/MCSE – Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services course and Labs, you can prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-412—and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of advanced configuration tasks for Windows Server infrastructure. Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, the course focuses on the critical-thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA or MCSE level.

uCertify has updated the course and labs by adding Video transcripts and Explanation marking  in all the videos of the labs.

Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives:

  • Configure and manage high availability
  • Configure file and storage solutions
  • Implement business continuity and disaster recovery
  • Configure network services
  • Configure the Active Directory infrastructure
  • Configure access and information protection solutions

Pass certification in the first attempt with  70-412-R2 – MCSA/MCSE – Configuring Advanced Windows Server 2012 R2 Services

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70-411-R2 course and labs is intended for individuals who want to earn their MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2 certification. Not only will this book help anyone who is looking to pass the Microsoft exams, it will also help anyone who wants to learn the real ins and outs of the Windows Server 2012 R2. Online labs can be used to supplement training. uCertify labs are an inexpensive & safe way to explore and learn. uCertify labs are versatile – labs simulate real-world, hardware, software & command line interface environments and can be mapped to any text-book, course & training.

uCertify has updated the course and labs by adding Video transcripts in all the videos of the labs.

The Administering Windows Server 2012 is part of Microsoft‘s MCSE and MCSA certification. It is a required part to the MCSA certification and further can be upgraded to MCSE certification. This certification is targeted at network or computer systems administrator or a computer support specialist. This exam test the skills and knowledge necessary to administer a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure in an enterprise environment. Passing this exam validates a candidate’s ability to administer the tasks required to maintain a Windows Server 2012 infrastructure, such as user and group management, network access, and data security.

A MCSA/ MCSE: Windows Server Certified Professional has several career opportunities open up to them, including:

  • Server Designer
  • Server Administrator
  • Network Administrator

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