SERVER PLATFORM COMPETENCY - February Readiness Update

No-cost, online training: moving customers to Windows Server 2012

More than half of all Windows Server customers are still on the decade-old Windows Server 2003 technology, which translates to additional potential revenue for your business. You can get trained on selling scenarios, objection handling, simplified licensing structure, and ways to move your customer to the Private Cloud using the the Windows Server 2012 Sales Specialist training today.

On-demand Jump Start sessions

· Introduction to Hyper-V Jump Start: Led by Microsoft experts Symon Perriman and Jeff Woolsey, will cover uses of Hyper-V in the Windows Server platform.

· Microsoft Virtualization for VMware Professionals Jump Start: VMware certified Microsoft experts Symon Perriman and Matt McSpirit will familiarize VMware Pros with how Microsoft virtualization and Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V works and compares with VMware vSphere 5.1.

Preorder Windows Server 2012 Inside Out

Put your systems expertise to work. This reference guide from Microsoft Press is packed with hundreds of time-saving solutions, troubleshooting tips, and workarounds. Discover how the experts tackle deployment, configuration, and management.

Office hours: Windows Server 2012
Did you miss the live Q&A with senior technical evangelists Joey Snow and Rick Claus in January? The recorded version is now available. Listen to engaging dialog, debate, and demos focused, based on thoughtful questions from a global audience of esteemed IT pros.