9780735663398_CMP9.inddLong-time Microsoft Press author and Scripting Guy! Ed Wilson, whose latest book on PowerShell—Windows PowerShell 3.0 Step by Step—was just published, recently chatted with Blain Barton at TechNet Radio about the role of Microsoft certification in his career. Enjoy the story here. Ed, who recently passed Exam 70-410, also describes why he keeps his certification up to date.

Blain and Ed also discuss some tips and tricks for the MCSA on Windows Server 2012, as well as the free "Early Experts" challenge you can sign up for to prepare for Exam 70-410.

And here’s information about our recently published Exam Ref 70-410: Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012.