Welcome to the January Hot Sheet, a schedule of training opportunities for Microsoft U.S. partners, so you can plan your activities for the new year. You can access a list of December’s events, as well as recently-updated Hot Sheets for Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, and the new Office any time at http://aka.ms/hotsheetnews.
Licensing Assessment for Sales Specialists
Pre-Sales Technical Assessment for Business Intelligence
SharePoint Server 2013 – All Partners / Business Development
Save Up to 40% on Competency Exam Packs and a Free Second Shot Partners can now purchase a Competency Exam Pack and save up to 40% on select Microsoft certification exams taken by May 31, 2013. Plus, you receive one free retake for each exam you don’t pass the first time. Terms and conditions.
New Office Training Sweepstakes Get familiar with the latest version of Office. Our featured training list covers introductory, compete and technical courses and provides a chance to win a digital camera or $120 Amazon gift card. Official rules.
January 8 in Chicago: Microsoft Lync 2013 Technical Ignite Stay ahead of the market with this four-day workshop. Presentations will cover a wide variety of topics for Lync, both on-premise and online, and there will be hands-on labs that create an interactive Lync experience.
January 14 in Washington, DC: Microsoft Lync 2013 Technical Ignite Stay ahead of the market with this four-day workshop. Presentations will cover a wide variety of topics for Lync, both on-premise and online, and there will be hands-on labs that create an interactive Lync experience.
January 22 in Boston: Windows Server 2012 Ignite Technical Boot Camp Update your skills and knowledge to Windows Server 2012 with this four-day, intensive training. This course is also exam preparation material and maps directly to Exam 70-417: Upgrading Your Skills to MCSA Windows Server 2012.
January 29 in Irving: Microsoft Lync SDK Training
This four-day in-person course for software developers provides training on use of the Lync SDK for integration into custom or line-of business applications.
Developer and IT Pro Events
Find a free live events near you on MSDN or TechNet.
Microsoft Dynamics In-Person Events
Visit PartnerSource for classroom training on Microsoft Dynamics products.
Live Online Events
View a six-week outlook of in-person and live online training by Region on the partner portal: http://aka.ms/eastregion, http://aka.ms/centralregion, and http://aka.ms/westregion.
East Region Partner Call (Click the Schedule tab to see January listing)
Central Region Partner Call (Click the Schedule tab to see January listing)
West Region Partner Call (Click the Schedule tab to see January listing)
Microsoft Cloud How-To Series Presents: How To Upsell Your Current Microsoft Customers
Office Client – Productivity Demand Generation Blitz Webcast
Microsoft Cloud How-To Series Presents: How To Close your first Microsoft Cloud Deal and Increase Profits with Microsoft Office 365 and Windows Intune
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Momentum Workshop: Client-Side Customizations with JScript
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2012 December Service Update Tech Chats: Lync, Skype, and Xbrowser
Microsoft Dynamics AX Workshop: Dynamics AX 2012 Financials
Chalk Talk on Customizations in Microsoft Dynamics CRM
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2012 December Service Update Tech Chats: Infrastructure and Deploy
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Momentum Workshop: Creating Workflows and Dialogs
Microsoft Dynamics Marketplace—position your organization to sell today the way people are looking to buy today!
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2012 December Service Update Tech Chats: Activity Feeds and Yammer
Chalk Talk on Sales, Marketing and Service Automation in Dynamics CRM
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013
Exchange 2013: Architecture In depth
Microsoft Lync Server 2010
Chalk Talk for Lync Server 2010
Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Lync Server 2010 Enterprise Voice
Microsoft Office 365
Practice Accelerator for Microsoft Office 365
Microsoft Office 365 Momentum Workshop: Exchange Online Hybrid Deployment
Microsoft Dynamics Road to Repeatability Call: January
Chalk Talk for Office 365: Plan and Configure Hybrid Coexistence.
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
Chalk Talk on Claims Authentication in SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint Online
SharePoint 2010 Momentum Workshop: Consuming External Data with Business Connectivity Services in SharePoint 2010
The New SharePoint : Overview for IT Pro
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Hands-on Lab Online: Connecting a Paas Application to an Iaas Application with a Virtual Network
Connecting a Paas Application to an Iaas Application with a Virtual Network
Microsoft System Center Family / Private Cloud
Private Cloud Workshop: Configure and Deploy Private Cloud Infrastructure
Chalk Talk for Service Desk – Present the right solution for your customers
Chalk Talk on Virtual Desktop Infrastructure/Remote Desktop Services
Hands-on Lab Online: Windows 8: Lab # 6 - Settings and Preferences - C#
Hands-on Lab Online: Windows 8: Lab # 7 - Tiles and Notifications - C#
Win 8 – App Development for Partners
Windows 8 App development with C# and XAML
Hands-on Lab Online: Building and Publishing ASP.NET Applications with Windows Azure Web Sites and Visual Studio 2012
Hands-on Lab Online: Introduction to Windows Azure Virtual Machines (Linux)
Hands-on Lab Online: Introduction to the Windows Azure Access Control Service
Hands-on Lab Online: Debugging Applications in Windows Azure
Hands-on Lab Online: Advanced Web and Worker Roles
Scalable Cloud Services and Applications
Hands-on Lab Online: Introduction to Cloud Services
Introduction to Windows Azure SQL Database
Introduction to Windows Azure Virtual Machines (Linux)
Building and Publishing ASP.NET Applications with Windows Azure Web Sites and Visual Studio 2012
Chalk Talk on Windows Azure ACS – Access Control Service
Windows Intune: Building On Top of Your SCCM Practice
Windows Intune: Managing Modern Devices
Windows Intune: Licensing Attach Overview for Large Organizations
Windows Server 2012
How Domain Controller Cloning Works in Windows Server 2012