The changes in the top tier MCM program are now public and blogged about by Paul Randal
First the cost is way down at just 500 dollars for the exam and 2,000 dollars for the lab. secondly no need to travel to Redmond for the 3 week training (It used to be five weeks!).
I could name five to six people in Ireland who would be great candidates for the SQL MCM programme, of course I don’t think anyone can pass without some serious preparation.
These free videos are a great way to gauge the standard of the MCM. if you can watch them all and say “I already knew all that”, then your ready
I’m currently watching Brent Ozars virtualisation web cast to check we haven’t missed any tricks or tips for own consolidation and virtualisation Masterclass seminar on 24th November.