Curated By Carla — Issue #20 — AWS Comunity Builder Program Closes Jan 24th

5 min readJan 21, 2022

Happy Friday everybody! This week has been particularly busy in the world of IT. Microsoft has acquired Activision Blizzard for a major play into the metaverse, this is the final week the AWS Community Builders application will be open until July 2022 and I have polished off THREE exam prep courses! Whew! Now let’s get into it!

Another Friday means another This Week In AWS Community. FYI the 2022 AWS Community Builder application will close Monday, January 24, 2022. Apply now because July 2022 is when the next window will open!

This Week In AWS Community : Last Call For AWS Y’All — Carla R.
Just a gentle reminder that next Monday, January 24, 2022 is the AWS Community Builder application deadline. Apply here. The next time the application window reopens will be July 2022.

I started off this week sitting for the Scrum At Scale exam prep course. I won the Sigao Certified Scrum Product Owner scholarship in May 2021 but got my CSPO independently so I flipped my scholarship for this Scrum At Scale certification training. This is part 1 of three parts. You can read parts 2 and 3 on

Day 1 of Scrum At Scale Exam Prep Recap — Carla R.
Today is the Scrum At Scale. Scrum at Scale (Scrum@Scale) is a scrum framework founded by scrum co-founder Jeff Sutherland. This framework enhances traditional scrum framework by allowing you to scale beyond just the scrum team.

This Monday I learned that Microsoft has its Azure Support Engineer beta certification survey out. From now until Monday, January 24, 2022 complete the survey. Microsoft is seeing if there is enough interest for an Azure Support Engineer certification. If you’re interested click the article below for the survey.


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