Cloud Security Is More Than a Leap of Faith
IT administrators will continue to play an active role in security and risk management, even when leveraging cloud services as a utility. This edition of TechNet ON collects key guidance and resources to help address the security requirements in your cloud migration.
Video: Riding the Windows 7 and Office 2010 Wave
Stephen Rose will show you how to weave technologies including Windows 7, Office 2010, the Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack (MDOP), and desktop virtualization technologies into a coherent desktop strategy.
TechNet Revamps Business Intelligence Center
The Business Intelligence Center is now a content hub featuring six end-to-end scenarios that highlight cross-product integrations for BI solutions. This collection of BI scenarios provides guidance on how to implement these solutions in your organization.
New TechNet Radio Series: IT Time - Office Questions Answered
Join Senior IT Pro Evangelists Blain Barton and John Baker as they kick off their new series by interviewing Andy O' Donald - a Product Manager with the Microsoft Office team. Listen in as they discuss a wide variety of topics such as Office 2010 planning, deployment tools such as the Office Deployment Toolkit, migration strategies, virtualization, Office Web Apps, plus a little preview of Office 365.
Is Your Current Antivirus a Speed Bump?
Download VIPRE and scan your network for fast and efficient malware protection that doesn’t slow down your users. Get in the fast lane with GFI VIPRE Antivirus for Business.
|Training and Books|
Microsoft Announces Cloud Training and Certifications
Available certifications include the new MCPD: Windows Azure Developer. With Windows Azure, the technology and how it is used will be changing frequently. To address this issue, candidates who earn the MCPD: Windows Azure Developer certification will be required to take a recertification exam every two years in order to maintain the certification. Over the next year, we'll introduce new cloud-related certifications and update many of our current certifications to include cloud-related skills.
Take Advantage of the Career Pack Offer Extension
Now you have even more time to save up to 20 percent and purchase packs of two to five exams on every exam purchased. If you obtained your Exam Pack voucher code before January 1, 2011, you have until June 30, 2011 to complete your exams and any retakes. If you obtain your Exam Pack voucher code on or after January 1, 2011, you have until June 30, 2011 to schedule and take your first exam. The remaining exams in any purchased Certification Pack must be taken by December 31, 2011.
Registration Now Open for the 2011 Microsoft Management Summit
March 21 - 25, 2011
Las Vegas, NV
With over 150 sessions this year, Microsoft Management Summit (MMS) 2011 provides you with the technical learning, insight, and networking opportunities to succeed in your job today while preparing you for tomorrow.
Join Us for Tech·Ed 2011
May 16 - 19, 2011
Tell us what sessions you want to see at Tech·Ed this year by taking the Session Preference Survey. Check out our website for additional details. If you register before February 28 you can save US$200 off the price of registration.