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

The MCSD .NET exam 70-300 contains case studies with questions based on them. Before practicing the questions based on case studies, we would like to give some tips on how to view and approach case studies and what steps you should keep in mind while reading them and attempting the related questions.

A case study is a scenario about an organization and its profile. You have to study the present as well as the expected business strategies, and the business and user requirements of the organization. The main facts about the organization are as follows: 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

We hope that you are enjoying the holiday season! We want to update you on changes and opportunities we’re offering to help you before we head out for our holiday break. We’ve released another version of the uCertify PrepEngine this month. A free upgrade is now available to all our users. You can upgrade the to the new PrepEngine from within your PrepKit. Just Click on PrepKits >> Update PrepEngine menu. The distinctive features of the new PrepEngine are:

1. New Interactive Dashboard for easy access to every feature.
2. Practice faster with Keyboard shortcuts.
3. Tag and organize the contents according to your needs.
4. Discuss the contents and get help from others. 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

We’ve just released the all-new PrepEngine today to make the uCertify PrepKits even better and more useful for your exam preparations. We have worked hard to make your studies easy and fun and are excited to present you the new version, which has a cool new interface and lots of other unique features.

Here’s a list of the most exciting enhancements since the version 12.11.05 of the PrepEngine. These features are all included in the PrepKits that are now available for download on the uCertify Website. If you have downloaded the earlier versions of the PrepKit, you can upgrade for free to get them. Continue reading

What is the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) certification? How many MCTS certifications are there? Which one is right for you and what are the benefits?

In this article, we will try to answer all these questions that you may have about this latest certification from Microsoft. We will also help you know what are the job roles and how to prepare for these certifications. Continue reading

Our team is committed to provide you with quality products which not only help you pass your certification exam in first attempt but also provide you knowledge relevant to the real world of work. With this goal in mind we recently upgraded all our PrepKits with new version (12.11.05) of uCertify PrepEngine. The new version has two new features, “FlashCard” and “Discuss It”. FlashCard will present you with a question and you need to write the answer. This will increase the difficulty level but will also help you to memorize the technical terms, definitions, and concepts essential for your certification exams, so use them and enhance your preparations. Continue reading

Studying all by yourself and feeling helpless and confused on technical mumbo jumbo? Want help, need advice or just want to comment on something? Sometimes you just wish you were studying with your friends or in a study group instead of preparing alone. You want someone to whom you can ask questions or do a discussion to prepare better… don’t you wish? We understand that it is sometimes very frustrating when you’re stuck on something and find that there is no one to help you out. Continue reading