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Volume 16, Issue 10 | May 14, 2014

 
 
 
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Microsoft’s vision for enabling enterprise mobility

  

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Your Featured Content

Introducing the Master of Mobility video series

This new series will discuss the most critical mobility issues facing enterprises today. Delve into hybrid identity, desktop virtualization, data protection, mobile device management, and more to find out how any IT pro can become a master of mobility.


Enabling enterprise mobility: Download the new white paper now

Today’s enterprise needs to support the use of consumer devices and cloud storage in the workplace as well as enable people to work from virtually anywhere, at any time. To be successful, IT must move from a device-centric view of IT management to one that’s people-centric. This white paper explains how to get there.


Hybrid cloud: Get hands-on with new virtual labs and guided experiences

New labs and guided experiences from TechNet Virtual Labs provide hands-on experience working with hybrid cloud solutions. Get a better understanding of how you can incorporate Microsoft Azure, System Center 2012 R2, and Windows Server 2012 R2 in your environment.


Edge Show: Availability monitoring with Application Insights

See how you can use Application Insights to monitor global application availability. Vlad Joanovic, Principal Program Manager, discusses Application Insights and provides deep demos.


Security trends in healthcare

This new report from Trustworthy Computing identifies security trends in healthcare and outlines key findings and recommendations. Discover how cloud computing can help improve security by shifting the burden from healthcare organizations to cloud service providers. Download the report.


Edge Show: A look at Azure Automation Services

For the 100th episode of the Edge Show, Joe Levy, from the Automation and Integration team of Cloud and Enterprise, talks about a new technology in Microsoft Azure called Azure Automation Services. Plus there’s an obligatory blooper reel.


New data sheds light on shifting cybercriminal tactics

Cybercriminals are using increasingly deceptive tactics in their attempts to compromise systems. Fortunately, new data suggests security mitigations that Microsoft has included in newer software are helping to make malicious cyber acts more difficult for would-be attackers. Read the Security Intelligence Report Volume 16.

New blog: Getting serious about enterprise mobility

The consumerization of IT has become one of the hottest topics and top priorities for organizations everywhere. Microsoft is doing exciting things to enable your users to use the devices they love, while helping you protect data and maintain compliance. The new Enterprise Mobility blog will discuss the latest news and developments.


Do not hire a DevOps engineer – you already have the talent

What is DevOps? It’s not a person, or a job description, or even a job role. Check out the latest post on the DevOps blog to learn more about what DevOps is and why it does not mean you need to hire another person for your team.


Now available: New forecasting capabilities in Power View for Office 365

Power View now offers predictive forecasting and hind-casting capabilities for more powerful ways to explore and visualize your data. See what’s new and discover how Power View can help you uncover new insights.


TechNet Radio: Dynamic workload balancing

Keith Mayer and Andy Syrewicze demonstrate how to optimize and manage your virtual machine environment with System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM). You will learn about intelligent placement and power optimization capabilities. Get free evaluations of System Center 2012 R2 and Hyper-V Server 2012 R2.


Moving to a hybrid cloud with Microsoft Azure

Learn how to manage more data without more hardware, protect data with off-site backups, and prepare for disaster recovery. This free online event will include a live Q&A to help you understand how to extend on-premises networks to the cloud. Register now for the May 21–22 event.


Community Corner: An interview with Jeff Mitchell from Bit-Wizards

Jeff Mitchell from Bit-Wizards joins TechNet Radio for an interview. Plus the show looks at recent news for Microsoft Azure, Office 365, BuildYourBiz.org, IT Roadshows, and more. Tune in for this community corner episode and learn about some of the upcoming happenings in your area.


Accelerating DevOps with the cloud using Microsoft Azure

Enterprises are demanding IT departments provide faster, better solutions delivered more quickly. A DevOps strategy can help. This new blog series aims to showcase examples of cloud technologies that encourage the DevOps mission within an organization.

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Training and Books
Improve your database skills with expert trainers

Fine-tune your SQL Server skills to prepare for a new project, plan your next career, or simply increase your SQL knowledge. Learn how you want to learn: with online hands-on tutorials, at live in-person events, or watching video-based training. Find opportunities to train and get certified.

 
Hybrid cloud: Get hands-on with new virtual labs and guided experiences

New labs and guided experiences from TechNet Virtual Labs provide hands-on experience working with hybrid cloud solutions. Get a better understanding of how you can incorporate Microsoft Azure, System Center 2012 R2, and Windows Server 2012 R2 in your environment.

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Events
One-day exam prep: Installing and configuring Microsoft Windows Server 2012

May 17, 2014, live nationwide and online
The Center for Professional Development at ITT is running a 1-day certification exam prep course designed to help you prepare for Installing and Configuring Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Exam 70-410. The course includes test taking tips, a Microsoft exam voucher, and the Microsoft Press training kit e-book with each paid registration.

 
Moving to a hybrid cloud with Microsoft Azure

May 21–22, 2014, online
Learn how to manage more data without more hardware, protect data with off-site backups, and prepare for disaster recovery. This free online event will include a live Q&A to help you understand how to extend on-premises networks to the cloud.

 
One-day exam prep: Configuring Windows 7

May 31, 2014, live nationwide and online
Center for Professional Development at ITT is running a 1-day certification exam prep course designed to help you prepare for Configuring Windows 7 Exam 70-680. The course includes test taking tips, a Microsoft exam voucher, and the Microsoft Press training kit e-book with each paid registration.

 
Join Microsoft and New Horizons for National Certification Day

May 31, 2014, nationwide
IT pros are invited to participate in online forums and self-paced events leading up to National Certification Day. Then on May 31st, visit a participating New Horizons office to take your exam and get your certification.

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