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New Microsoft Volume Licensing Training Tests and Approves Licensing Knowledge
If you’re an IT or procurement professional then we have news that will interest you: Microsoft is previewing a new training and accreditation program designed to beef up foundational licensing knowledge so that IT pros and procurement professionals can maximize their software investments.
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Developed based on feedback from more than 80 executives worldwide who participate in our Volume Licensing Customer Advisory Board, we’ll preview the training starting June 1. You can read more about customer feedback channels and common themes Microsoft Volume Licensing is hearing from customers in a recent blog post, including that the transition to cloud solutions has introduced licensing complexity and a strong interest in cloud-ready licensing.
Many of you are beginning the transition from on-premises software to the cloud and expect to manage hybrid environments for years to come. There is a desire for more training to improve knowledge and understanding of licensing programs and solutions so that you can take full advantage of software investments. Many of you also want to be recognized for the value you bring as a trusted advisor to the technology acquisition process in your organization.
You can get a head start on your journey to becoming a Microsoft Licensing Expert at TechEd North America 2012 and on-line at the Microsoft Virtual Academy by previewing the following courses and taking the associated assessment to test your knowledge:
When you complete the assessment, your personalized certificate is awarded noting your Licensing Expert status, (Congratulations Licensing Expert!). TechEd North America attendees can also stop by the Microsoft Volume Licensing station in the Connect Zone to enter the Licensing Expert Sweepstakes and receive their Licensing Expert badge.
For those of you attending TechEd North America, plan to participate in the following sessions offered by Microsoft Volume Licensing:
If you’re not attending TechEd North America this year, you can take the training courses on-line at no cost through the Microsoft Virtual Academy. When you pass a course, you can enter the Sweepstakes by email.
*Start benefiting from the program today:
Stop by the ConnectZone at TechEd, or sign up via the Microsoft Virtual Academy and let us know how what you think. Follow @Msft_VL and the #TENA hashtag for all the latest.
*See Become a Microsoft Licensing Expert Even Sweepstakes Official Rules www.microsoft.com/licensingexpert
I completed the MVA courses for the licensing promotion from Deb Bannan’s you tube video but cannot seem to print the PDF copies of completion from the MVA.