A special thanks goes to Opsgility for sponsoring Build Azure for the month of March 2017!!

March 2017 Sponsor: Opsgility 1

Opsgility is the global leader in Microsoft Azure cloud technology training for Developers, IT Professionals, and Architects. They are built around an esteemed network of industry experts and technical authors that includes Microsoft MVPs and Microsoft Insiders from all around the globe.

Opsgility provides Live, Instructor-led (both onsite and virtual) training courses as well as self-paced, online courses that go above and beyond simple videos or blog posts. Each course is designed to comprehensively guide the student through the subject by providing expert instructors, step-by-step hands-on labs, and knowledge measures to assess and ensure new skills are mastered.

Recently announced, Microsoft and Opsgility have partnered to offer 3-months free of their online, on-demand course service. This is a special offer that is part of the Microsoft Dev Essentials offering, and allows all members of Dev Essentials to unlock one of the most comprehensive video libraries of Microsoft Azure curriculum available. Upon registering, members will receive a 3-month individual membership plan to Opsgility.com. After the 3-month benefit, members will be eligible to upgrade to a full Opsgility membership plan for 25% off, which includes the ability to leverage videos, full lab guides, and more!

Interested in furthering your Azure cloud knowledge? With a full membership plan, you can access the entire Opsgility course catalog, including hands-on labs and course assessments. Does your team need access to Azure for development, testing, and learning purposes? Try out the Opsgility Cloud Sandbox!

Microsoft MVP

Chris Pietschmann is a Microsoft MVP (Azure & IoT) and HashiCorp Ambassador (2021) with 20+ years of experience designing and building Cloud & Enterprise systems. He has worked with companies of all sizes from startups to Fortune 100. He is also a Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect and developer, a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), and Cloud Advocate. He has a passion for technology and sharing what he learns with others to help enable them to learn faster and be more productive.