Free ebook: Microsoft System Center: Cloud Management with App Controller

This unique (and free) ebook brings System Center experts together to discuss designing, deploying, and  troubleshooting some of the most complex and mission critical aspects of key System Center capabilities. The fourth title in this series, Microsoft System Center: Cloud Management with App Controller (ISBN 9780735683082) by Yung Chou and Keith Mayer, and the System Center series…

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Free ebook: .NET Technology Guide for Business Applications

To help celebrate the Visual Studio 2013 Virtual Launch, we’re happy to share another free ebook: .NET Technology Guide for Business Applications, by Cesar de la Torre and David Carmona! Download the ebook (6.02 MB PDF) here. Here’s a little bit about the guide: 1. Key takeaways Select your architecture approaches and development technology based on your…

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Free ebook: Programming Windows Store Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, Second Edition (second preview)

Microsoft Press is pleased to offer the second preview of Kraig Brockschmidt’s in-depth ebook on writing Windows Store apps using HTML, CSS3, and JavaScript within the Windows 8.1 platform. Here are the download links: Programming Windows Store Apps with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, Second Edition (second preview) [16.4 MB PDF; 12 chapters & 3 appendices;…

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Microsoft Wants to Help VMware Experts “Future-Proof “ Their Career

From: http://blogs.technet.com/b/in_the_cloud/archive/2013/10/29/microsoft-wants-to-help-vmware-experts-future-proof-their-career.aspx?WT.mc_id=Social_Compete_V2_Certification The IT industry never slows down and IT pros are constantly assessing what’s next and what’s best – not only for theirbusiness, but also for their careers. The virtualization world is going through a big inflection point, and this is leading to a lot of noise and conflicting information in the marketplace. Over the last several years,…

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Free eBook from Microsoft Press: Introducing Windows 8.1 for IT Professionals

http://blogs.msdn.com/b/microsoft_press/archive/2013/10/14/free-ebook-introducing-windows-8-1-for-it-professionals.aspx It’s difficult to believe that Windows 8 was introduced only a year ago, and yet today its successor, Windows 8.1, is ready for widespread adoption. By Microsoft’s standards, that is warp speed. And it is a tribute to the developers who designed and built Windows 8 and 8.1 that they have been able to…

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VMware – Free VMware Certified Associate (VCA) exam vouchers for a limited time

Code: VCA13ICS (Good until the end of October 2013 ???) Code2: VCA13GKN (Exam must be completed by January 31, 2014.) Code 3: VCA13BCN For a limited time only, you will be able to get free VMware Certified Associate (VCA) exam vouchers and get certified by taking the exams from the comfort of your own home. The currently available tracks which…

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