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  • Blog Post: New Courses on Microsoft Virtual Academy

    New Windows 8.1, Windows Azure and Visual Studio 2013 courses are now being offered on Microsoft Virtual Academy. For those who are not familiar with Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA), it offers online Microsoft training delivered by experts to help technologists continually learn, with hundreds of courses...
  • Blog Post: Dubai Hackathon

    Dubai, UAE Microsoft Office,GEMS Room, Bldg #8, DIC November 22-23 9am-7pm FREE EVENT Limited seating, register today. To find out more click here Join the Dubai Hackathon week-end and develop Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8 applications. This is your opportunity to get training and support...
  • Blog Post: App Academy Dubai

    App Academy is back to Dubai!!! It's happening next weekend on Friday and Saturday 8 and 9th. Check the below information for registration and agenda: Dubai, UAE Microsoft Office GEMS Room, Bldg #8, DIC November 8-9 9am-6pm FREE EVENT Limited seating, register today...
  • Blog Post: MEA Cloud Camp featuring Scott Guthrie

    Its tomorrow ! Experience Windows Azure, ASP.NET MVC 5, Visual Studio 2013 and more in MEA Cloud Camp. No matter if you are a student, a developer (beginner or professional) or an IT Specialist this event is definitively a must-attend! The online event titled MEA Cloud Camp will feature a keynote...
  • Blog Post: Windows Azure for IT Professionals Jump Start, An Online Session You Don't Wanna Miss!

    The Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) team is excited to announce the Windows Azure for IT Professionals Jump Start. This course is designed for IT professionals looking to understand the Windows Azure Infrastructure such as Virtual Machines and Virtual Networks, to migrate, extend, run, manage and monitor...
  • Blog Post: Windows AzureConf 2013 (Sessions Now On Demand)

    You can now watch Windows AzureConf videos online. This event will cover developing your web applications in the cloud using Windows Azure.Topics like Mobile Services, Web Sites, Service Bus, Virtual Machine and more. Whether you're just learning Windows Azure or you've already achieved success on the...
  • Blog Post: Build Apps for Both Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Jump Start (Video Course)

    Great opportunity for all developers! Learn how to develop on two environments in one course! Join Senior Technical Evangelist Ben Riga as he dives into the major similarities and differences between these two platforms while providing invaluable guidance, best practices, and patterns as well as demonstrating...
  • Blog Post: Installing Windows Server 2012 (step by step)

    Windows Server 2012, codenamed "Windows Server 8", is the sixth release of Windows Server. It is the server version of Windows 8 and succeeds Windows Server 2008 R2. Two pre-release versions, a developer preview and a beta version, were released during development. The software was generally available...
  • Blog Post: Windows Store apps for Absolute Beginners with JavaScript (Video Course)

    Ready to make money and share your great Windows 8 app ideas with the world? Not sure where to start? Start here! Over the course of 31 lessons, our friend Bob Tabor from www.LearnVisualStudio.net will teach you the fundamentals of Windows Store app development with HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript by walking...
  • Blog Post: Windows 8 for IT Pros Jump Start (Free Course)

    Beyond the new UI, are there any real improvements for IT? How will Windows 8 make IT and the rest of the organization better? Why is the industry reacting differently to this version of Windows? If these are the types of questions you’re asking, this Microsoft Jump Start is for you. COURSE...
  • Blog Post: Windows Server 2012 Jump Start: Preparing for the Datacenter Evolution (Free Course)

    Windows Server 2012 provides a dynamic, highly available and cost-effective server platform for the modern datacenter and the cloud. Its impact scales from a few servers all the way to multitenant-aware, multisite environments in the largest organizations. Windows Server 2012 is one of the most significant...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Virtualization for VMware Professionals Jump Start (Free Course)

    The Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) team is excited to announce the second Jump Start in a three-course virtualization series. This course is designed for VMware professionals looking to get up-to-speed with how Microsoft virtualization and Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V works and compares with VMware vSphere...
  • Blog Post: Build an App in 3 Days!

    Developers and Designers, we are inviting you to the first App Academy in Kuwait on Feb 10, 2013. It will be held at Gulf University for Science and Technology in the main auditorium. This program will ramp up your development skills on Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Application design and development...
  • Blog Post: Thomas Suarez, a 12 year old app developer

    Where do you go to learn about designing games? Programming? Creating apps? Thomas Suarez, a self-taught teenaged developer, has used trial and error to help him create his apps like “Bustin Jeiber” (a whack-a-mole game) and “Earth Fortune.” Now he wants to help other kids learn...
  • Blog Post: Developing in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 Jump Start (Free online course + Free exam vouchers)

    This course provides an accelerated introduction to HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript and helps students gain basic HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript programming skills. This course is an entry point into both the Web application and Windows Store apps training paths and helps prepare learners for Microsoft exam 70-480...
  • Blog Post: Windows Store apps for Absolute Beginners with C# (Free online course!)

    Ready to make money and share your great Windows 8 app ideas with the world? Not sure where to start? Start here! Over the course of 34 lessons, our friend Bob Tabor from www.LearnVisualStudio.net will teach you the fundamentals of Windows Store app development by walking you through building the Contoso...
  • Blog Post: Free Training: Windows Store app development for iOS developers

    Join the Big Nerd Ranch and Microsoft for this free, two-day training designed to jumpstart your Windows Store app development. You will learn the ins-and-outs of the Windows platform from iOS developers who are now building Windows apps. Sessions will follow a low-key, interactive format where iOS terms...
  • Blog Post: Building Apps for Windows Phone 8 Jump Start (Online Course)

    This two-day course is specially tailored for developers looking to leverage C#/XAML to build cool apps and games for Windows Phone 8. Clearly, this platform is another leap forward in Microsoft’s overall mobile strategy and the developer community has taken notice. Now is the time to embrace your...
  • Blog Post: Inside Windows Phone [Video Series]

    Get the insiders’ view into all things Windows Phone. Watch exclusive interviews with the designers, product managers and developers coding the Windows Phone OS and developer platform! Visit: http://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Inside+Windows+Phone
  • Blog Post: [Free Download] Get the Windows Azure Training Kit now!

    The Windows Azure Training Kit includes a comprehensive set of technical content including hands-on labs and presentations that are designed to help you learn how to use the latest Windows Azure features and services. The June 2012 update of the Windows Azure Training Kit includes over 42 hands-on...
  • Blog Post: BUILD 2012 is confirmed: October 30 – November 2, 2012

    It’s official: BUILD 2012 is confirmed. When? Tuesday October 30 – Friday November 2. This is the week following the Windows 8 ship date (General Availability) on Friday October 26. Where? BUILD will be held on Microsoft’s campus in Redmond, Washington. It is pretty cool to attend...
  • Blog Post: Windows Phone Mango Jump Start

    If you’re interested in learning how to develop on Mango, you should attend this online training.  The two day training will be held by MVPs Rob Miles and Andy Wigley.  Dates: August 23-24, 2011 Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm PST Duration: 8 hours/day, including hour lunch break Join the Mango Momentum...
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