Category: Training

Free Windows 8.1 Courses for IT Pros from Microsoft 0

Free Windows 8.1 Courses for IT Pros from Microsoft

Here is a list of free Windows 8.1 courses from Microsoft Virtual Academy as of today. Windows 8.1 Modern LOB Application Deployment Migrating from Windows XP to Windows 8.1 Windows Performance Jump Start Windows...

MCT 2011 NA Summit in San Francisco Oct 19-21 (W-F) 0

MCT 2011 NA Summit in San Francisco Oct 19-21 (W-F)

Microsoft is assisting MCTs in North America to offer 3 days of training for MCTs on the latest Microsoft products and technologies.The summit will be held at Microsoft’s Northwest District office in San Francisco...

SharePoint Server 2010 Poster-Size Technical Diagrams 0

SharePoint Server 2010 Poster-Size Technical Diagrams

Microsoft offers some really nice technical diagrams for SharePoint Server 2010. Many of these resources are visual representations of recommended solutions. They include poster-sized documents available in formats including Microsoft Office Visio 2007 or...

Videos: SharePoint Setup and Admin Basics 0

Videos: SharePoint Setup and Admin Basics

SharePoint is a huge product and this latest video series, created by SharePoint expert and Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) Sharee English will teach you some of the most important aspects of SharePoint planning, installation...

Free Silverlight 4 Training Course 0

Free Silverlight 4 Training Course

The Silverlight 4 Training Course includes a white paper that explains all of the new Silverlight 4 features, several hands-on-labs that explain the features, and a 8 unit course for building business applications with...

Additional Training Resources for Site Administrators 0

Additional Training Resources for Site Administrators

I am glad someone is looking out for Site Administrators. There is a lot of focus on resources for Network and SharePoint Administrators, for obvious reasons, but it’s important to also keep the Site...

Microsoft Student Career Portal 0

Microsoft Student Career Portal

I teach at various training centers. Several of them offer mentored-learning solutions and special courses for students who are changing their careers from other professions to Information Technology (IT). Even in today’s economy, IT...

MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0 Demos 1

MOSS 2007 and WSS 3.0 Demos

If you are new to Microsoft SharePoint technologies you might want to check out these demos. They are also a good resource to show in your class if you are an MCT. Microsoft Office...

Windows Server 2000/2003/2008 Group Memberships 0

Windows Server 2000/2003/2008 Group Memberships

Group nesting and membership can get confusing, especially when you are dealing with multiple domains and different types of groups in Windows Server 2000/2003/2008. I have created a table (color-coded to make it more...

Get Training & Free Software Through Microsoft Students to Business (S2B) Program 0

Get Training & Free Software Through Microsoft Students to Business (S2B) Program

Microsoft Students to Business (S2B) connects Microsoft-skilled students with partners and customers for entry-level and internship positions. Developing the right skills will help you get a head start on your career. Microsoft Students to...

Free Visual Studio 2008 Clinic from Microsoft 0

Free Visual Studio 2008 Clinic from Microsoft

If you are a developer you might be interested in a free Visual Studio 2008 clinic from Microsoft. This clinic will provide a start point for Enterprise Developers and Software Architects that are looking...

Microsoft Certified Master Program 0

Microsoft Certified Master Program

The new Microsoft Certified Master series offers advanced technical training and certifications on Microsoft technologies that go beyond any product training offered outside of Microsoft today. IT professionals who successfully complete the program and...

Free Virtual Labs from TechNet and MSDN 1

Free Virtual Labs from TechNet and MSDN

Check out these MSDN Virtual Labs and TechNet Virtual Labs if you haven’t already. These are a series of guided, hands-on labs which can be completed in 90 minutes or less. The best part...

Free cryptography book from Alfred Menezes 0

Free cryptography book from Alfred Menezes

If you are interested in cryptography, you might want to check out the Handbook of Applied Cryptography, by Menezes, van Oorschot, and Vanstone (CRC Press). This book is one of the recommended books for...

Upgrade Exams for MCDST, MCSA & MCSE 0

Upgrade Exams for MCDST, MCSA & MCSE

Microsoft is offering several upgrade exams for those of us who hold current certifications, such as MCDST, MCSA, and MCSE. This is not a complete list by any means. Microsoft is still in the...

Video: Learn How to Install Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 0

Video: Learn How to Install Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007

Interested in learning about Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 installation? Check out this video on Sharee English’s blog at ShareesBlog.com. It shows you how to properly configure server type, file locations, database settings,...

Windows Server 2008 Certifications 0

Windows Server 2008 Certifications

Whether you are Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) or a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) on Windows Server 2003, there is a transition path to becoming a MCTS on Windows Server 2008. • Learn...

Windows Server 2008 Classroom Training 0

Windows Server 2008 Classroom Training

Here are some of the upcoming instructor-led courses for Windows Server 2008. First Look courses and hands-on labs Course 6400: First Look: Getting Started with Centralized Application Access in Windows Server 2008 (available June...