Below are all of the training opportunities highlighted in yesterday’s issue of The Learning Curve training newsletter. Check out your targeted version in your inbox or browse through everything – including both sales and technical training options – below.


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SQL Server 2008 R2

See our course listings for additional SQL Server 2008 R2 training.
Find SQL Server 2008 R2 sales resources on Gear Up.

Exchange Server 2010

See our course listings for additional Exchange Server 2010 training.
Find Exchange Server 2010 sales resources on Gear Up.

Windows Server 2008 R2

See our course listings for additional Windows Server 2008 R2 training.
Find Windows Server 2008 R2 sales resources on Gear Up.

Windows Intune

See our course listings for additional Windows Intune training.

Business Readiness: Marketing

See our course listings for additional Marketing training.



OEM Training Zone ‘Win a Windows Server, Connect to the Cloud’ Sweepstakes
Beginning March 7th through April 18th, OEM partners, call center and sales representatives are encouraged to complete Small Business Server 2011 Standard, Small Business Server Compete (VMware), and Cloud Computing training courses and enter to win one of four server computers featuring Microsoft server software.

Channel Development Meet & Greet Events Coming to a City Near You
Looking for opportunities to network with other partners in your area? Join us at these informal meet & greets.

Find Out What Tech▪Ed North America 2011 Can Do for You and Your Company
Attend Tech▪Ed for access to hundreds of learning opportunities, industry experts, and products for evaluation to keep your company on top of the latest technology trends. And save up to 30 percent on certification training for Microsoft competencies.

Take Advantage of the Competency Exam Pack Offer During MPN Renewal Process
As you renew your membership in the Microsoft Partner Network, you may need to update your certifications. Save up to 30 percent on training and exams to meet your competency requirements.

Unblock Windows 7 Deployments and Combat Internet Explorer Application Compatibility
Microsoft now offers in-depth materials and corporate funding for your consultants to deliver Internet Explorer Migration Workshops.

Find Support for Your Cloud Services
Build your Microsoft Business Productivity Online Suite deployment capabilities with proactive deployment support. Partner Technical Services also offers options to help you develop your cloud skills, including Practice Accelerator.


Want to Win More Windows Server 2008 R2 Upgrade, Virtualization, and Cloud Engagements?
Join the Windows Server Platform Modernization Program! You’ll receive free training in Microsoft Solution Accelerators for Windows Server 2008 R2, virtualization, and cloud-based solutions. You’ll also get free readiness and sales resources, technical support, and invitations to technical discussions with solution architects. Contact to sign up now.

Deliver and Manage a Microsoft Private Cloud Solution
New York, Dallas, Marietta, Chicago, Bellevue, Mason, Falls Church, Irvine, Tampa, San Francisco
This 5-day training is for partners with extensive Hyper-V and System Center Virtual Machine Manager experience. You'll gain a deeper understanding of how to implement the Microsoft System Center technologies in a dynamic datacenter.



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