The movement toward embracing personal technology in the workplace has created both opportunities and challenges. Windows 8 enables companies to benefit from the employee productivity that the consumerization of IT brings, while utilizing complementary Microsoft technologies to protect business information. The Partner Technical Services team offers training to help you manage scenarios driven by this movement. You can learn more about the expert technical advice available through this team for Windows 8 deployments and implementations on the U.S. Partner Team blog and find additional training recommendations in our Windows 8 and Windows Intune learning paths.

These courses will empower you to:

  • Manage and secure complex IT environments, including bring your own device (BYOD) activity
  • Maximize the Windows 8 operating system functionality and services
  • Realize the platform value and lowered total cost of ownership of Windows 8 with Zero Touch Installation (ZTI) and User Driven Installation (UDI)

Devices and Deployment

Consumerization of IT

Windows 8 Enterprise Flexible Workstyle


Practice Accelerator for Windows 8 Flexible Workstyle


Enabling Remote Applications for Windows RT


Security and Maintenance - Endpoint Security in BYOD scenarios


Windows 8 Device Management


Migration from Windows XP to Windows 8


Advanced User Migration from Windows 7 to Windows 8


Imaging and Deployment of Windows 8 – Zero Touch Installation With Configuration Manager 2012


Windows 8 - User Driven Installation

Management and Virtualization


Windows Intune - Centralized Management of Windows 8 devices in complex scenarios

Identity and Access


Data Protection: Planning and administration using ADRMS


Centralized management of Bit locker - MBAM


Deploying UEFI Systems with Microsoft Deployment Tools

Solution Selling

Partner Opportunity with Windows 8


Windows 8 Solution Selling


Windows 8 and Server 2012 Scenarios