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Top Paying IT Certifications for 2015

Regardless of the type of industry you are in, earning an IT certification is a great way to help employers understand what type of technical skills you have. Obviously, employers tend to prefer people with IT certifications because they provide the assurance that this person is knowledgeable and doesn’t need to be trained extensively anymore. As the number of people entering the IT field rapidly increases, employers found the need to be more thorough in selecting the professionals they hire. There are different kinds of IT certifications in the areas of Networking, Programming, SEO, Databases, Office Work etc which can...Read More »

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How to Become a Microsoft Certified Professional

Obtaining certifications in popular software and IT tools is a great way to prove proficiency and gain an advantage in the IT sector. Microsoft products are among the most commonly used IT tools in different global industries. By becoming a Microsoft Certified Professional, you will be able to show your employer that you have been tested and are proficient in these applications that are essential to the success of his business. Who Should Obtain the MCP Certification? The MCP certification is perfect for people who are interested to work with Windows-based computers, Windows servers or other Microsoft technologies. Additionally, the...Read More »

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Top Reasons to Learn Office 365

Office 365 is the software package from Microsoft which includes the Office applications (Word, Excel, Powerpoint etc) and other services, such as SharePoint and Exchange Server. The main focus of Office 365 is to provide users with a solution that is more flexible and efficient when it comes to document processing and management. Because Office 365 is extremely functional, versatile, and easy to use, it can definitely be considered as a must-have for both IT professionals and computer users in general. In this article, you will read the Top reasons to learn Microsoft Office 365. Microsoft Office 365 can be...Read More »

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5 Reasons to Learn Microsoft Sharepoint in 2015

Sharepoint is a platform developed by Microsoft in order to promote business collaboration. Starting from its release Sharepoint rapidly gained popularity in the business community. Now, a huge chunk of about 80 percent of the Fortune 500 companies make use of Microsoft’s SharePoint in order to improve their operations, communication and collaboration processes. With about 130 million licenses that has been sold, this phenomenal product by Microsoft is the one responsible for bringing in around 2 billion US dollars revenue into the company. For the people who haven’t yet decided whether to avail SharePoint or not, this article will present...Read More »

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Top 5 Benefits from earning a Microsoft Certification in 2015

Why is it important to earn a Microsoft Certification during 2015? In addition for this being important for your career, it is also important for your employer. Let’s see in more details the top 5 benefits from earning a Microsoft Certification in 2015. Fuel for Your Career Microsoft certifications can provide you with the needed fuel to propel forward towards six-figure salaries. Career experts agree that there are numerous opportunities in the IT industry and that high pay is given to those with a proven set of skills. With Microsoft certifications, you are able to take advantage of these opportunities....Read More »

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Microsoft MCSE Server Infrastructure Training & Certification Boot Camp

Windows Server 2012 breaks away from the typical IT infrastructure and brings cloud computing to the forefront of modern business data platforms. This next-generation technology is feature rich and solutions driven, making it a desirable upgrade for businesses of all sizes. Whether an IT professional is new to server administration or is simply renewing their credentials, IT professionals looking to enhance their server-side capabilities would do well to add Windows Server 2012 certifications to their qualifications. Certification Camps is offering a boot camp for MCSA: Windows Server 2012 certification and a follow-up boot camp for MCSE: Server Infrastructure certification in...Read More »

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Take the official Microsoft Certification Exams online from home or work

On September 16th, 2014 - Microsoft in partnership with Pearson Vue announced the option for students to take Microsoft official exams completely online.  Microsoft exam candidates can take the exam from their home or office – without visiting a test center. The change to online testing will allow Certification Camps to offer a complete online solution for boot camps.  In the past – students could attend the boot camp online – however – taking the exam required a local testing center.  We will offer both MCSA Windows Server and MCSA SQL Server boot camps with complete online training and online certification...Read More »

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Microsoft SQL 2014 Training Courses Released

Microsoft has announced updated curriculum for the new SQL 2014 Server training classes. The new courses are slated for release in late July 2014 to early August 2014.   These are the new courses offered - Course 20461C: Querying Microsoft SQL Server Course 20462C: Administering Microsoft SQL Server Databases Course 20463C: Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server Course 20464C: Developing Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases Course 20465C: Designing a Data Solution with Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Course 20466C: Implementing Data Models and Reports with Microsoft SQL Server Course 20467C: Designing Self-Service Business Intelligence and Big Data Solutions Certification Camps...Read More »

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Redeem Microsoft Software Assurance Training Vouchers (SATV Vouchers) for Certification Boot Camp

By Chester Flake If your company purchases Microsoft Volume License software, there is a good chance you have access to Software Assurance Training Vouchers – better known as Microsoft SATV Vouchers. If you are not sure of your company’s participation – look on the Microsoft licensing invoice for “SA Pack MVL”. On the same form – you will see a Notices Administrator. The person holding this role will have access to the SATV vouchers. Alternatively – you might also find a Microsoft Benefits Administrator who would also have access to redeem SATV Vouchers. You can use your Microsoft SATV Voucher...Read More »

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Pearson VUE to administer Microsoft Exams

Eight years ago, Microsoft terminated their relationship with Pearson Vue testing. Without doubt – many of us in the Microsoft exam and certification testing space were completely shocked by this decision. Microsoft gave exclusive access to Prometric to administer Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) exams. Many test center administrators have suggested Prometric faced challenges with supporting software and clients. Indirectly, the press release suggest these complaints led Microsoft to return to Pearson Vue. On June 2nd, 2014 – Pearson Vue sent an email to Microsoft Channel Partners announcing the delivery of Microsoft exams through their network starting on September 4th, 2014....Read More »

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