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Microsoft Virtual Academy: Microsoft Private Cloud Infrastructure (Module 1): Microsoft Private Cloud Infrastructure – Overview


About This Video

This video is part of the Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA), The MVA is a free program delivering structured learning paths for IT Professionals on various Microsoft products and solutions.

In this video, we will explain how enterprise datacenters are evolving, addressing industry trends, and moving  toward highly virtualized infrastructures. We will review the fundamentals of the components that comprise private clouds including servers, networking and storage. You will learn how Windows Server technologies, along with other products from Microsoft, will enable you to evolve your infrastructure to the cloud. We will show you how to align with Microsoft’s cloud and datacenter management vision, how using technologies and tools from Microsoft will allow you to manage the environment and how information that will help you to manage both the underlying physical infrastructure and the virtualized infrastructure. You will discover how to deliver common management experiences across private and public clouds. We will illustrate how to deliver IT as a Service on your terms with flexible management policies across your hybrid environments.

After watching this video, visit:, enroll in this course and take the self-assessment. For every module you take and every self-assessment you complete, you will be awarded points. These points build up to levels and the higher the level you achieve, the more opportunities you have to participate in MVA offers.


Published Date: November 11, 2011
Presented By: Microsoft Virtual Academy



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