UK launches the Microsoft Virtual Academy - free training resource for IT Pros
At the Microsoft Management Summit in Las Vegas this week, one of the resource announcements was the “Microsoft Virtual Academy”.
The Microsoft Virtual Academy offers no-cost, easy-access training for IT professionals who want to get ahead in cloud computing. Developed by leading experts in this field, these modules ensure that you acquire essential skills and gain credibility as the cloud computing specialist in your organisation. The MVA guides you through real-life deployment scenarios and the latest cloud computing technologies and tools. By selecting the training modules that match your needs, you can use valuable new skills that help take your career to the next level. More tracks will be added, but currently you can assess your skills on:
1) Planning, Building and Managing a Private Cloud
2) Introduction to Windows Azure
3) Windows Azure Security Overview
4) Introduction to SQL Azure