Brian Wilson has over 13 years experience in IT starting with a tour in the United States Army. He has worked in and out of the US Government in many different organizations and technical roles including a stint as a Cisco Certified Instructor.

Currently Brian works for one of the largest US broadband providers (ISP) as a Senior Data/Voice Engineer (DOCSIS SME) supporting over 6 million High Speed Internet/ VoIP subscribers. He has attained a number of industry credentials covering many aspects of IT including http://www.ucertify.com/certifications/ISC2/cissp-associate.html”>CISSP, CCNA, CCSE, CAI, MCP, JNCIA, Network+, Security+, and many DoD Certifications. Continue reading

Richard Costall (MVP, MCSD.NET) has over 19 years development experience and works for 1st Software, a Microsoft Gold Partner, and the UK’s leading software solution for Financial Adviser and Intermediaries, designing and implementing IFA applications in the financial services sector.

Previously specializing in VB, XML/XSLT, COM, ASP and MSMQ, Richard now lives and breathes the awesome world of .Net and in particular ASP.NET (including 2.0) Richard spent 5 1/2 years as the Midlands regional coordinator for VBUG (Visual Basic User Group) before co-founding NxtGenUG, the innovative UK user group for Microsoft Technologies. Continue reading

Praveen Nair, MVP, reviewed uCertify 70-431 study material and found it indispensable for MCTS: SQL Server 2005 certification exam preparations. Praveen.V.Nair – aka NinethSense – is a person with passion for technology. He has been awarded by Microsoft two times with Most Valuable Professional (MVP). He is playing with electronics from the age of 10 and computers when he was 14.

He started his tech-life by writing programs in Microsoft GW-BASIC. Now he has over 10 years experience in various technologies and he is now working as a Project Manager. He is very passionate in Programming and Teaching. His CyberLaw diploma gives more confidence for his freelance IT consulting activities. Continue reading

Recently Rafiq Elmansy an Adobe Community Expert, reviewed the uCertify 9A0-044 – Adobe ACE Photoshop CS2 PrepKit. Rafiq has been a multimedia graphic designer since 2001 and a graphic and web designer since 1999. His background is in fine art and sculpture. He uses Flash to create graphics and animations for desktop applications, cartoons, games, websites, e-learning courses, and mobile and Pocket PC applications.

Rafiq is an Adobe Community Expert, Adobe design center and developer center contributor writer, a Certified Internet Webmaster (CIW) and Macromedia Certified Flash MX Designer, and the founder of the first Adobe User Group in Egypt. Rafiq also creates computer artworks and writes articles and reviews about graphic, animation, and Flash topics at his article and reviews site, Graphic Mania. Continue reading