Jump Start: Microsoft Server Virtualization - Get Certified! - Free Virtualization Career Training

On Tuesday, October 4th, Microsoft Learning is hosting a brand new class in the popular Jump Start! "Microsoft Server Virtualization -- Get Certified!." Technical Evangelists Symon Perriman and Rick Claus will be hosting an online conference on Virtualization Career Training with Microsoft Learning.This half day virtual event (8am - 11am PST) will offer a Level […]

On Tuesday, October 4th, Microsoft Learning is hosting a brand new class in the popular Jump Start! "Microsoft Server Virtualization -- Get Certified!." Technical Evangelists Symon Perriman and Rick Claus will be hosting an online conference on Virtualization Career Training with Microsoft Learning.

This half day virtual event (8am - 11am PST) will offer a Level 100 to 200 introduction for anyone who wants to learn more about Microsoft Virtualization and how it can help their career.

"This accelerated Jump Start is tailored for experienced IT professionals 2ho are familiar with Microsoft server technologies, Hyper-V, Virtual Machine Manager and Remote Desktop Role Services," Microsoft state.

Here are few other unique features of this course:

  • Taught by highly-respected technologists, Symon Perriman and Philip Helsel (below)
  • A very fast-paced and demo-rich experience ensuring students have the expertise and confidence to become a MCTS: Windows Server 2008, R2, Server Virtualization.
  • Students get opportunity to receive a weekly Virtualization coaching newsletter Includes an exam voucher with activation instructions during the training

Skills Covered:

  • Installing and Configuring Host and Parent Settings
  • Configuring Child Settings
  • Managing and Monitoring Virtual Environments
  • Ensuring High Availability and Recoverability
  • Performing Migration
  • Configuring Remote Desktop (RD) Role Services Infrastructure

It is free and public so sign up for this warm-up for the Jump Start event on October 6th.

  • Module 1 - Technology: Learn about Microsoft's virtualization technologies, how they work, and the future roadmap to the Cloud!
  • Module 2 - Career: Understand the importance of virtualization and Private Cloud, and how it can make or break an IT Professional's career!
  • Module 3 - Certification: Get prepared for your next steps towards a virtualization career by understanding and preparing for the Microsoft 70-659 Technical Specialist exam, Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualization.
  • What? "Exam 70-659: Windows Server 2008 R2, Server Virtualization Jump Start
  • When? Thursday, October 6, 2011 from 8am - 5pm PDT
  • How? Live virtual classroom (online)
  • How much? $99 (includes an exam voucher valued at $150)

You can learn more, register, and instructor Bios.