Conference season is upon us…

Conference season is upon us and it’s gearing up to be a great way to close out the year – join me at the 2009 Microsoft SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center October 19th through October 22nd, 2009 or for those locally and can’t make the conference join me at the 2009 Pass Community Summit with Burzin Patel November 2nd through November 5th, 2009 at the Washington State Convention and Trade Center in Seattle.  For those enrolled in the November Office SharePoint Server 2007 Microsoft Certified Masters rotation, congratulations and you’ll be seeing more of me ;-), and some time in between hosting a Windows 7 Launch Party!  Finally there may be something in between as well as a Spring 2010 SoCal trip.


Performance Tuning Microsoft SharePoint Products and Technologies (SQL Layer)

Business Continuity Management (HA/DR)

Windows 7

and more…

Microsoft Certified Master for SharePoint 2007

In early November, Microsoft announced the Microsoft Certified Master for Office SharePoint Server 2007 and the Microsoft Certified Architect for Office SharePoint Server 2007.  [See

I was fortunate in that I had the opportunity to spend three (3) weeks in this first rotation of the program and was extremely impressed, not only with the depth and breadth of the knowledge that was made available throughout the three (3) weeks, but also the ability to collaborate with the brilliant instructors and students alike.  While a challenging undertaking that takes a  focused level of commitment, it was well worth the investment and comes as a definite recommendation for those seeking the top-tier technical certification for SharePoint Products and Technologies.

Read my comments on the Microsoft Certified Master for SharePoint 2007 at ‘The Master Blog’.

Learn more about the Microsoft Certified Master Certification

Learn more about the Microsoft Certified Master for SharePoint 2007

Read the ‘The Master Blog’

Meet the Microsoft Certified Master Instructors