Microsoft is the market leader in desktop and server software. You have many certification routes to choose from, including desktop support, office application support, and server support (not to mention development).
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If you are considering a career in data platform administration or business intelligence this course is the perfect place to start.
Based on Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 this course covers all the basics of administering an SQL database.
The perfect place to start a career in desktop support. The MTA in Windows OS is a fun and very practical course you should be able to finish in a few hours and gain a valuable qualification.
A step toward becoming a Windows network administrator. Consider this course as a foundation towards becoming a MCSA or MCSE or take it if you are simply interested in learning more about Microsoft administration but don't want to jump into months of study quite yet.
A great foundational course for aspiring security engineers. We recommend following up with the Security+, which follows a very similar study path but with a few extras.
Microsoft MCSA – Windows Server 2012 / Azure Cloud
The Server 2012 course consists of the three exams shown below. The MCSA qualification is considered vital for any Microsoft network administrator and takes you part of the way toward the coveted MCSE certification. If you want to become a MCSA Cloud Associate then take the two Azure courses below.
This is the first of three exams you are required to pass in order to achieve the coveted MCSA Server 2012 qualification. The course gives you a good understanding of Windows Server 2012 requirements and installation procedures. The course is highly focused upon practical application.
Updated for the R2 exam changes.
The second of three exams for the MCSA Server 2012 qualification. This course covers several advanced Windows Server 2012 subjects. Updated for the R2 exam changes.
The third of three exams for the Microsoft MCSA 2012 qualification. We cover advanced configuration of DHCP, certificates and much more.
The first of two exams you need to pass in order to become a Microsoft Azure Cloud Associate. We cover all the basic services Azure cloud has to offer including creating virtual machines, backing up, cloud apps and much more.
This is the second exam you need to pass in order to qualify as a Microsoft Cloud Associate. It is currently in development.
Video training course for the Managing Projects with Microsoft Project 2013 74-343 exam. MS Project is the dominant PC-based project management software.
Word is one of the core Microsoft Office 2013 applications. Most of us use it but only understand a fraction of the features available. This course will take you from beginner to pro level as well as prepare you for the Microsoft Office Specialist exam.
Excel is an essential tool for business people, students any any person who wants to organize data. Excel 2013 is an extremely popular and robust application and this course will take you from beginner to expert level. It will also prepare you for the MOS exam in Excel 2013.
Sharepoint has been used as a collaboration tool by organizations since 2001. These organizations must have qualified staff available to support this business critical tool. This course will prepare you to do just that.