MARCH 21, 2011
Refresh Your IT Skills for the Cloud
Think Outside the IT Box to Expand Your Cloud Opportunities - One way to find that pot of gold at the end of rainbow is to build the clouds that produced the rainbow. Developing cloud expertise now means job security and career growth in the future.
IT professionals are now being challenged to keep up with the emerging requirements for the cloud and learn the new skills needed to meet those requirements.
TechNet Magazine: Breaking Down the IT/Business Divide
How will My Career Evolve with the Cloud?
TechNet Magazine: Internationalization of IT
Mashable: How Cloud Computing & Web Services Are Changing the IT Job Market
The 2011 (ISC)2 Global Information Security Workforce Study
Three Steps CIOs Should Take Now While Planning for a Private Cloud
Outlook (third-party forecasts and advice)
Find the Microsoft resources to develop your skills and grow your career into the future of social networking and cloud computing.
The New Microsoft Cloud Hub
Microsoft Virtual Academy
Hyper-V Cloud Fast Track Program, Reference Architecture (PDF)
Microsoft Cloud Services: Training and Certification
Learning Plan for Implementing Simple Social Computing Capabilities at a Business-Unit Level
The System Center product portfolio provides a unified management approach for applications and workloads across on-premises datacenters, private cloud and public cloud environments.
Minimize frustration and maximize performance. Make use of the free tools and guidance for managing and maintaining Windows servers.
Go beyond doing more with less and reducing your carbon footprint; virtualization enables a more agile, responsive infrastructure and lays the foundation for cloud services.
You won’t find a more flexible system for building intranet or Internet sites, and no matter where you are in the lifecycle of your planned or deployed sites, this TechNet ON package has resources for you.