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Big Data Jump Start on-demand


Big data is a big buzzword. Learn how to get started via this Jump Start session, now available on-demand. Microsoft Technical Evangelist Saptak Sen and Vice President of Consulting Services, Advaiya Inc Bill Ramos will start with setting up and loading data into Windows Azure storage and a Windows Azure HDInsight cluster. Topics also include HDInsight and Hive.

BI: Practice Accelerator


Maak uw klant nóg succesvoller!

De laatste plekken voor de BI Practice Accelerator in juni!

De online Practice Accelerator trainingen zijn in volle gang! Wanneer u deelneemt aan de Practice Accelerator (PA) voor Business Intelligence, bent u in staat zowel zakelijke als technische behoeften van uw klant te beantwoorden met een succesvolle oplossing. Deze training is exclusief voor Microsoft Partners:

· U bent in staat deals nog verder te ontwikkelen en te vergroten

· U kunt na deze training nog effectiever implementaties bij uw klant uitvoeren

· U krijgt gespecialiseerde training, hulpmiddelen en best practices van Microsoft

U kunt nú voor 5 partner advisory hours deelnemen aan deze Practice Accelerator.

Vergroot uw business met herbruikbare Practices

Gebruik de uitgebreide, herbruikbare tools die wij u aanbieden om uw klanten de kracht van SQL Server 2012 en SharePoint Server 2010 te laten ervaren. Gebruik deze training om de complexiteit in het organiseren van bedrijfsgegevens te verminderen bij uw klanten


Deze Practice Accelerator biedt u intermediate tot advanced training op het gebied van Business Intelligence. Bent u werkzaam in technische pre-sales en heeft u ervaring met SQL Server 2012 en Sharepoint Server 2010, dan is deze training voor ú!

Schrijf u nu in voor deze training en ervaar wat de training voor uw organisatie kan betekenen:




Meer informatie over de training, requirements of programma? Klik hier

Want to win a free exam voucher?

Dear Partner,

Win now a free exam voucher!


Check your knowledge on Business Intelligence with SQL Server 2012 and demonstrate you are ready for presales engagements at your customers: take the MPN Pre-Sales Technical Assessment now. If you are one of the first 10 persons in Belgium and Luxembourg that passes the MPN Pre-Sales Technical Assessment you get your free exam voucher.

The first winners will receive an email (Live ID linked in MPN) in the first week of February.
Have a look here at the resources to prepare for the assessment.


If you didn’t pass, you can always get more materials at the BI Presales Learning Path and improve your chances of closing deals. These materials can also help with upgrade/migration to SQL Server 2012 questions.

The exam voucher needs to be used before 1th of May 2013 for one of the below exams:
Exam 70-463: Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Exam 70-461: Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Exam 70-462: Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases
Exam 70-466: Implementing Data Models and Reports with Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Exam 70-467: Designing Business Intelligence Solutions with Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Exam 70-457: Transition your MCTS on SQL Server 2008 to MCSA: SQL Server 2012 – Part 1
Exam 70-458: Transition your MCTS on SQL Server 2008 to MCSA: SQL Server 2012 – Part 2
Exam 70-459: Transition your MCITP: Database Administrator 2008 or MCITP Database Developer 2008 to MCSE: Data Platform
Exam 78-702: TS: Designing and Managing a Microsoft Business Intelligence Solution


SQL Server 2012 is Coming – Are You Ready?

The Release Candidate provides a great chance to try the features that will be included when SQL Server 2012 ships. Download the release candidate here. Hungry for SQL Server 2012 Training?

Choose from short learning snacks and multi-session courses to learn new SQL Server 2012 capabilities.
To whet your appetite, start with short learning snacks.
Like what you taste? Go for the full course meal.

Role-based to satisfy your needs:

BI Consultants

Learning Snack: Breakthrough Insight
Technical Training Technical Overview for BI Consultants

Database Administrators

Learning Snack Mission Critical Confidence
Technical Training Technical Overview for Database Administrators

Application Developers

Learning Snack Cloud On Your Terms
Technical Training Technical Overview for Application Developers

Upgrade your Application Platform skills now!

Here’s another load of interesting training sessions that you can follow if you work in the Application Platform area…

    What? Pre Sales Workshops: How to Demo All up Application Platform
    When? 14/10/2011
    Click for more info
    What? Partner Vision Seminar: What is new in SQL Server Denali?
    When? 26/10/2011
    Click for more info
    What? Sales Academy: Successfully sell BI Solutions
    When? 26/10/2011
    Click for more info