Do you want to deploy Windows 8.1 the "right way"? Find out how to avoid deployment pitfalls and how to streamline the process with Microsoft experts. Benefit from their real-life experience, as they teach you how to plan, configure, and manage client deployment to Windows-based computers using the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT). Save time and money by automating the process. Why learn the hard way?
Is your infrastructure outgrowing your current networking strategy? Want to simplify the process for managing your datacenter? Software-defined networking (SDN) can streamline implementation with self-service provisioning, take the complexity out of datacenter management, and help increase security with fully isolated environments. Join this Jump Start to get deep technical guidance, best practices, and lots of demos based on real-world datacenters with Windows Server 2012 R2 and System Center 2012 R2. Get your questions answered by the team who built this popular solution!
Whether you’re attending the upcoming //build conference in person or online, you can gear up for it with this new and informative Jump Start series, “Building Blocks.” Dust off your skills to initialize, construct, and extend in these deep dives covering HTML5, XAML, CSS, C#, mobile services, working with data, and much more. The live events with real-time Q&A sessions feature expert and entertaining presenters who share their practical experience and insights. Sign up for one or all three, and get ready to //build!
Developers, //build on your coding skills with the lively "Construct() Jump Start," the second in our new "Building Blocks" series. Experts—including the inspiring Jeremy Foster and the inimitable Stacey Mulcahy—teach you how to create great layout and style with XAML and HTML5. In this entertaining session, they discuss assets and touch capabilities for your applications. They even explore well-designed apps with a focus on what makes them so engaging. Bring your questions, and buckle up for //build!
Building up to //build? Join this final event in our popular “Building Blocks” series, and learn how to build successful mobile app and smart device strategies. Miranda Luna and a team of seasoned experts provide tips on the right way to build cloud-connected iOS, Android, and Windows apps, along with how to enable a mobile layer to your enterprise system. They also cover leveraging push notifications and Azure Service Bus in your app. Gain from their real-world experience, and take it with you to //build.
Get Windows Azure Training on essentials of Security that covers security protection included at every layer. We cover the security mechanisms included with Windows Azure at the physical, network, host, application, and data layers. Furthermore, get a basic understanding of some of the identity options you have to authenticate to Windows Azure.
Do you think building business applications requires hours of effort and big development teams? This App development training course introduces Microsoft Visual Studio LightSwitch, the simplified, self-service development tool that enables you to build those business applications you need, quickly and easily for the desktop and cloud. These 5 modules will step you through Visual Studio LightSwitch and have you creating a business application by the end of module 2. After completing all 5 modules, you will have seen how to create an application, connect to and use data, make your application interface more friendly and also see how to extend Visual Studio LightSwitch.
This course provides an overview of the new System Center 2012 Configuration Manager product.After completing this course you will understand the features that enable System Center 2012 Configuration Manager to:-
The course will also cover how System Center 2012 Configuration Manager makes it easier to service the rapidly growing number of connected devices in your organization, such as smartphones, tablets, and virtual machines, through centralized global configuration management. Course modules will also show you the changes that help simplify the configuration and management of the infrastructure, how to use System Center 2012 Configuration Manager to gain insight to and control IT systems through easier maintenance, improved security and simplified configuration, as well as a number of other new features and updates to self-service application delivery, integrated settings management, antivirus management, UNIX and Linux support, compliance improvements, security updates, the new GUI, and much more!
Microsoft’s High Availability Solutions course covers the best ways to provide continual availability to all applications, services, servers and VMs in your datacenter. The modules will cover all the planning, deployment and management considerations for bringing high-availability to every component of your datacenter or Private Cloud.
By the end of this course you will have an understanding of the basics of each of Microsoft's HA solutions and when each of them should be used. You will understand all the different methods you can use to keep your services up and running.Technologies that will be covered in this course include:
Deploying a new desktop operating system can seem like a daunting task. In addition, sorting through the wealth of information about windows deployment can be overwhelming. This track provides a comprehensive, step-by-step guide to each step in the Windows 7 deployment process from application compatibility testing and volume activation to image creation and data migration.
By the end of the course, you will have gained an understanding of the tools, processes, and best practices that will help make your Windows 7 deployment a success.
Data Analysis is meant to provide your company with Breakthrough Insights that empower you to act and react in a competitive environment. This course is designed to show you how you can take advantage of the newest features in Microsoft SQL Server 2012. The 7 modules of this course will introduce you to concepts and practices such as:
- Developing and Managing a Business Intelligent Semantic Model - Enriching your BI Semantic Models with Data Analysis Expressions (DAX) - Leveraging Master Data Services (MDS) in your Data Warehouse
You’ll get a chance to see What’s new for MDS and learn tips and tricks to using Data Quality Services (DQS). When you have completed this course you’ll have learned how Microsoft SQL Server 2012 can help you create secure, reliable, Business Intelligence Semantic Models using Analysis Services and how to improve the quality, credibility and consistency of your business data.
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