Over the course of the last few weeks, we have told you about some local, live online, and on-demand SQL Server 2012 training opportunities. With so many ways to learn about SQL Server 2012, we thought it would be helpful to review the trainings we have already posted, as well as tell you about another local SQL Server training coming this winter, Microsoft Application Platform University.

Application Platform University (APU) is a sales training that provides a strategic selling framework to elevate your selling-readiness for solutions developed using Microsoft products. We will discuss new and exciting opportunities that our incoming releases will bring for you and our current private and public cloud positioning. Check out the cities and dates below for the training near you and register here.

Dallas, TX – January 19, 2012

Boston, MA – January 25, 2012

Irvine, CA – February 1, 2012


Also, don’t forget to take advantage of these previously posted SQL trainings:

On demand role-based training

SQL Server 2012: Technical Overview for BI Consultants

SQL Server 2012: Technical Overview for Database Administrators

SQL Server 2012: Technical Overview for Application Developers


On demand training aligned to partner type

SQL Server 2012 training for ISVs and other partners with a Service Provider License Agreement (SPLA)

SQL Server 2012 Licensing Overview for Partners


Live online training for sales professionals and BDMs

SQL Server 2012 Value Proposition for ISVs – Monday, December 19 at 8:00 am PT

APU - What’s New in SQL Server 2012 for Partners – Tuesday Dec 20 at 8:00 am PT


Local training

SQL Server 2012 Technical Ignite – a two-day, instructor-led training coming to the cities below this winter:

Washington, D.C. – January 18 and 19

Chicago, IL – February 1 and 2

Seattle, WA – February 15 and 16

Dallas, TX – February 22 and 23

Atlanta, GA – February 28 and 29

San Francisco, CA – March 5 and 6

Register here for SQL Server Technical Ignite