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What You Should Know About Windows Server 2016
In late 2016, Microsoft began shipping Windows Server 2016 after revealing it at that year's Ignite conference. The product had been in the works for years, having first become available as a technical preview in 2014. While it seemed on the surface like just another iteration of the decades-old franchise, under the hood, Windows Server 2016 represented a major shift in the design of the company's operating systems.
Which Microsoft Learning Method Should I Choose?
Microsoft is one of the leading names in technology and works hard to provide products to further businesses and everyday life. New Horizons is a Microsoft Gold Learning Partner, meaning there are many options to get Microsoft training and certifications through various courses. Traditional Instructor Led classes are available, but many additional learning modalities are offered to give a more accommodating way to get the training needed.
Here is a look at four distinct Microsoft learning methods for end users, as well as for IT professionals. We will leave it up to you as to decide which is the best option for you and the needs of your business.
Microsoft Certification Spotlight - MCSE: Database Management & Analytics
In March of 2017, Microsoft retired its MCSE: Data Platform credential and replaced it with the MCSE: Database Management & Analytics.
Top 10 Presentation Tools, Apps & Utilities
Often, while I am presenting material during one of my courses, I receive questions from my students about the specific presentation tools, utilities, and applications that I like to use, and many times, the students have never heard of them.
Microsoft Certification Spotlight - MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure
In March of 2017, Microsoft retired its MCSE: Private Cloud credential and replaced it with the MCSE: Cloud Platform and Infrastructure. Why?
Well, the cadence of change in the Microsoft products and services is much quicker than it was even a few years ago. With some products like Microsoft Azure adding features on a weekly basis, demonstration of continued technical competence requires a much faster pace than every three years.
How To Utilize the Collaboration Tools in Office 365
Office 365, a Cloud-based version of Microsoft Office, can offer businesses several advantages. With Office 365, email, calendar, and contacts are all synchronized to work together, and employees can have access to the applications they use most, like Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Word in the Cloud, which means they can work from anywhere-anytime. Plus, they can collaborate with their coworkers in ways that will help greatly improve your workflows. Sounds great, doesn't it?
Can Windows 10 Increase ROI for Enterprises?
Organizations adopting Windows 10 Enterprise edition are promised an easier upgrade path than in the past, improved mobile device management (MDM) capabilities, better security, and simpler sign-on and authentication through the Azure Active Directory. But can Windows 10 really increase ROI for enterprises?
Top 5 Features of Windows 10
For organizations and their employees, Windows 10 may very well be Microsoft’s greatest platform ever made. Windows 10 is not only more familiar from a user experience standpoint, but it also includes so much of what businesses need—including enterprise-grade security, identity and information protection features, which reduces complexity and proves a better experience for the modern needs of business.
The Rise of On-Demand Learning
Over the past several years, on-demand learning solutions have not only evolved but have also witnessed incredible changes in the way they are adopted. According to The Top eLearning Statistics And Facts For 2015 You Need To Know, nearly 42% of global Fortune 500 companies apply some kind of technology to help provide employees with more organized learning sessions, and it is expected that the figure will rise steadily in future.