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This blog post was authored by Matthew Calder, Senior Content Developer, Learning and Readiness Team. 


Looking to augment your knowledge and expand your abilities? Check out the two IT Pro tracks in the latest Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) Know it. Prove it. challenge, underway now and wrapping up on May 17! Pick up valuable skills quickly through video tutorials, demos, assessments, and more. Learn something new, get the career edge you need, and earn badges to share with the world! Plus, when you take on a challenge, you become part of the Agency, a fictitious organization of technological masterminds who use their skills for good.

  • Azure for IT Pros: Gain confidence in your Azure skills! In this challenge, get up to speed quickly and efficiently on the latest infrastructure features of Azure, including networking, storage, and virtualization. Expert Corey Hynes takes you through this comprehensive and authoritative series.
  • IT Pro Fundamentals: Looking to join the exciting world of information technology professionals? Businesses depend on IT Pros now more than ever, and people with IT administration and management skills are indispensable. In this challenge, get a grasp on the basics, managing and securing networks.

Interested? To get started, register for MVA if you haven’t already, add a challenge to your MVA dashboard, and dive in!

Whether you’re just beginning a career as an IT Pro or need to add knowledge of the latest Azure functionality to your skill set, one of the Know it. Prove it. challenges can help. The courses remain on your dashboard until May 17. To earn a badge, be sure to complete your challenge before then. Think you might need more time to learn? Create your own playlist, and add it to your MVA dashboard.

You’ve got the smarts. Now show the world.

Accept a challenge!