Microsoft Certification exams for TechEd Europe attendees sign up now 50% off!

As you know from my previous blog posts and presentations A Microsoft certification confirms to everyone, employers, clients, and your peers. That you’re a technical expert with proven skills and abilities. Gaining a Microsoft Certification also makes you part of the elite community of Microsoft Certified Professionals (MCP), which allows you access to exclusive Microsoft…

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Advanced Windows 8 App Development Using JavaScript Jump Start 28th Feb 2013

Last October, Microsoft Technical Evangelists Jeremy Foster and Michael Palermo delivered two of the most popular Jump Starts ever produced. These accelerated courses were aimed at experienced developers interested in taking the first two exams in the MCSD: Windows Store Apps using HTML5 track (70-480 & 70-481). Both recordings are posted to Microsoft Virtual Academy…


Move Your Career to the Cloud with the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert certification

  Last week Microsoft Learning announced that it has reinvented its certification program to directly address technology’s evolution to the cloud.  With the rapid growth of jobs in the cloud computing industry, there are not enough qualified workers to fill positions due to lack of knowledge or skill in this  specialized area.  Microsoft new cloud…

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Has you institution thought about.. Microsoft IT Academy?

So how much does it cost IT Academy Membership (pa) Circa £850 ERP if added to you software agreement with your reseller £1,100 if bought direct through http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/itacademy/apply-now.aspx at the Advanced level FREE Benefits through IT Academy 300+ Microsoft Elearning Courses This is a ‘living’ library, so new courses are added automatically when available 1…

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Educated desktops – Building and maintaining your PC labs

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of Andrew Fryer and his colleague Simon May company as we spent most the week on the Microsoft Stand at BETT one of the largest education events in the world. Simon and Andrew, task was to field questions from the attendees which include some of the hardest…


System Center 2012 – Importance of Private Clouds within the Education

Last week I had a  number of interesting discussions with Universities in relation to the importance of Private Clouds within the Education and the opportunity which public and private cloud offers institutions IT Services and academics. The opportunities presented are specifically in relation to agility and capability not only from a IT Services perspective but…


Focus your curriculum on 21st century skills with Microsoft IT Academy

The Microsoft IT Academy Program curriculum builds knowledge and experience in productivity tools and other technology applications that students will encounter on the job. It also provides an excellent foundation for future work and career advancement in technology and other fields. Students can develop skills that qualify them for certification as Microsoft Office Specialists, Microsoft…