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We’re great believers in promoting personal growth and development, and have a number of resources available for learning such as cloud exam study guides, programme guides and expert advice on industry topics.

Study Guide: Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) Exam

Evan Ng 14th February 2019
Cloud Systems Developer, Evan Ng, shares his lessons-learned after tackling the Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) program examination. I recently sat the Certified Kubernetes Application Developer (CKAD) program examination.  Developed by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), in collaboration with The Linux Foundation, the CKAD program aims to help expand the Kubernetes ecosystem through standardized […]

Certification Advice: AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional Beta Exam

Daniel Tovey 10th December 2018
Thinking of taking the AWS Certified DevOps Engineer – Professional Beta exam? Fear not, these top tips will help ensure you are best prepared for the big day! I have never been great as exams. However, as a Cloud Engineer with years of experience working with different clients, I now feel confident I have seen, […]

Google Cloud Derby: The Fun Way To Learn GCP

Ignazio Pollina 26th November 2018
Cloudreach Cloud Systems Developer, Ignazio Pollina shares his experience of learning about the machine learning capabilities of Google Cloud Platform when he completed the Google Cloud Derby Workshop. Learning a new programming language will often mean taking a “Hello World” exercise. Learning a new Cloud platform involves going back to basics and taking certifications. Wouldn’t […]

A New Day For Microsoft Azure Certifications

Christos Kotsidimos 20th November 2018
Christos Kotsidimos, Cloud Architect at Cloudreach, shares his experience of taking the new AZ-302 Azure Transition exam as the Microsoft platform lays the groundwork for more role-based Certifications. During Ignite 2018, Microsoft announced a number of new role-based certifications for Azure. The goal was to create a clear and coherent roadmap for candidates focusing on […]

Inspiring The Next Generation Of STEM Talent

Daniel Tovey 15th November 2018
We continue our mission to inspire the next generation of STEM talent by launching our brand-new Skills for Schools initiative.   What is Skills for Schools?   The Cloudreach global footprint continues to grow. We now have 18 offices in cities including London, Edinburgh, New York, Atlanta, Chicago, Seattle, Amsterdam, Paris, and Munich. As we […]

AWS Certified Solutions Architect – Professional exam: resources and tips

Richard Bennett 31st August 2018
Cloudreach have been working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) for 9 years, and during this time we’ve grown to over 600 people and have more than 500 AWS certs between us. “Promote personal growth” is one of Cloudreach’s core values and as such we strongly encourage everyone in the business, from Project Managers to Sales, […]

Google Cloud Certified: Comparing and Contrasting GCP exams

Stanley Zheng 20th August 2018
The Google Cloud Certified designation means you’ve demonstrated the necessary skills to leverage Google Cloud technology in a way that transforms businesses and meaningfully impacts the people and customers they serve. Largely, the exams aim to be a practical baseline assessment of day-to-day duties at a Google Cloud Platform-oriented company. Previously, I have done the […]