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Practice Accelerator for Business Intelligence

Register now 12th of May

 
 
 
 
 

What is it?

A training program designed to help you create a successful deployment practice

Who is this for?

NEW CAPABILITIES
with Microsoft SQL
Server 2012

Partner roles: practice leads, technical planners, implementers, and consultants

What do you get?

Training and resources to support the entire customer engagement

Why attend?

To learn best practices for consistently successful customer deployments

How much?

Use five of your partner advisory hours benefit as partner with a gold or silver competency

Course Outline:

SESSION ONE – 2.5 hour live session

Audience – Engagement Managers, Project Managers, and Technical Team

· Introduction to data extraction, cleansing, storage, management, and analysis

· Data visualization using SharePoint Server and PerformancePoint Services

SESSION TWO – 1.5 hour live session

Audience – Technical Team

· Logical architecture

· Security considerations in a BI solution

· Dimensional modeling considerations

· Data warehouse design considerations

· Extract, transform, and load (ETL) design considerations

SESSION THREE – 1.5 hour on-demand session

Audience – Technical Team (Implementers and Testers)

· Choosing the right BI tool and deployment topology

· Q&A

SESSION FOUR – 1.5 hour live session

Audience – Technical Consultants, Project Managers, and

Engagements Managers

· Deploy: Business scenarios for choosing the right BI tool and deployment topology

· Chalk Talk: Whiteboard and open Q&A

Pre-Requisites

Partners should have at least basic knowledge of SharePoint Server 2010 and SQL Server, but are recommended to have:

· Experience in BI and data warehousing projects using Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft SharePoint Server

· Advanced knowledge of multidimensional modeling (Ralph Kimball’s approach); data warehouse generation using SQL Server Integration Services, Analysis Services, and data warehousing features; and reporting and analysis using SQL Server Reporting Services, PerformancePoint Services for SharePoint 2010, and Microsoft SQL Server PowerPivot for SharePoint and Excel

· Intermediate knowledge of data warehouse management, including data quality services and master data services; and reporting and analysis using Power View and Visio Services.

 

Reusable materials:

Planning and Deployment

Engagement Guide

Pre-engagement Questionnaire

Kickoff Presentation

Work Breakdown Structure

Infrastructure Architecture Guides

Core Service Delivery Guide

BI Reference Architecture

Reference Architecture

SQL Server

Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit

Additional Solution Accelerators

Fast Tracking Data Warehouse Architecture

Installing SQL Server 2012 BI

Delivery Format

· Microsoft Office Live Meeting

· This offering is a combination of on-demand and virtual instructor-led trainings over a 5 or 10 business day period (proceed to registration for additional details)

Resources

· Check your partner advisory hours

· Technical Pre-Sales Assistance

· Advisory Services

· Get Current Services

Datacenter training: Live stream & pizza

13th of February @MS Zaventem

Practice Accelerator for Data Center Infrastructure and Management

Join us for the Practice Accelerator online training Live stream on big screen while enjoying a pizza.

REGISTER NOW!

 
The Top 5 Things to Know About Practice Accelerator (PA)
 
 
 
 
 

What is it?

A training program designed to help you create a successful deployment practice

Who is this for?

Partner roles: practice leads, technical planners, implementers, and consultants

What do you get?

Training and resources to support the entire customer engagement

Why attend?

To learn best practices for consistently successful customer deployments

How much?

Use five of your partner advisory hours benefit as a partner with a gold or silver competency

Course Outline:

The Data Center Services Partner Opportunity (15 min)

· Server and tools business growth

· Services opportunity

Data Center Infrastructure and Management: Reference Architecture (45 min)

· What is product line architecture (PLA)?

· PLA design pattern overview

Data Center Infrastructure and Management: Fabric PLA (2h)

· Windows Server 2012 compute

· Windows Server 2012 storage

· Windows Server 2012 network

· Design patterns

Data Center Infrastructure and Management: Fabric Management PLA (2h)

· Database architecture

· Microsoft System Center 2012 architecture

· Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) integration

Data Center Infrastructure and Management: Engagement Framework (1.5h)

· Planning assets

· Delivery assets

· Timeline from presales to deployment

Questions and Answers (30 min)

Delivery Format

· Microsoft Office Live Meeting , Live streaming at Microsoft Office

· This offering is delivered through virtual, instructor-led, live training sessions over an eight-hour period (proceed to registration for additional details)

Resources

· Check your partner advisory hours

· Technical Presales Assistance

· Advisory Services

· Get Current Services

 

 
 

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Practice Accelerator for SharePoint 2013

The Top 5 Things to Know About Practice Accelerator (PA)

 

What is it?

A training program designed to help you create a successful deployment practice

Who is this for?

Partner roles: project personnel with technical backgrounds, such as consultants, architects, and engagement managers

What do you get?

Training and resources to support the entire customer engagement

Why attend?

To learn best practices for consistently successful customer deployments

How much?

Use five of your partner advisory hours benefit as a partner with a gold or silver competency

Practice Accelerator for Search, Social, Portals & Collaboration (FRA-FR) PA165

French

2/10/2014

Practice Accelerator for Search, Social, Portals & Collaboration (ENG- UK ) PA186

English

3/12/2014

Practice Accelerator for Search, Social, Portals & Collaboration (ENG- UK ) PA187

English

4/30/2014

Course Outline:

Introductions (30 minutes)

§ Instructor introductions

§ Essential course introduction

Architecture and Design Best Practices (1.5 hours)

§ Introduction to the architectural changes and enhancements introduced in SharePoint 2013

§ Best practices for sizing and capacity planning

Designing Search for SharePoint 2013 (1.5 hours)

§ SharePoint search planning and best practices

§ Recorded demo

Designing Social for SharePoint 2013 (1 hour)

§ Planning for social computing with SharePoint 2013

§ Recorded demo

Designing Content Management with SharePoint 2013 (1 hour)

§ Designing optimal search solutions

§ Introduction to designing a platform for business intelligence

§ Designing business continuity management

Upgrading to SharePoint 2013 (1.5 hours)

§ Best practices for upgrading to SharePoint 2013 from previous versions

§ Recorded demos

Questions and Answers (30 minutes)

Delivery Format

§ Microsoft Office Live Meeting

§ This offering is delivered through virtual, instructor-led, live training sessions over an eight-hour period (proceed to registration for additional details)

Resources

§ Check your partner advisory hours

§ Technical Presales Assistance

§ Advisory Services

§ Get Current Services

§ Contact us

BI: Practice Accelerator

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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

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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:

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

Lead Your Customers to the Cloud with Practice Accelerator for Office 365 –

Now with updated content and a new delivery format!

When you register for Microsoft® Office 365 Practice Accelerator (PA), you can help transition your customers
to the cloud easily and quickly with consistent success. PA training is exclusively for Microsoft partners and is
designed to:

· Enable the delivery of consistently effective customer deployments

· Equip you with specialized training, tools and best practices from Microsoft

Simply use five of your partner advisory hours benefit to pay for this Practice Accelerator.

Special Offer: No cost for Microsoft Cloud Essentials and Cloud Accelerate partners

Accelerate Sales and Deployment

Use the comprehensive, reusable collateral to help you identify customer requirements, define project scope,
and deploy solutions built on Office 365.

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Register Now to Bring Increased Value to Your Customers

This practice accelerator provides intermediate to advanced-level training in engagement management for
Office 365 deployments. If you are a practice lead, technical planner, implementer or consultant with basic
knowledge of Office 365, this training is for you.

22-25/04/2013

Office 365 Practice Accelerator (French)

Register

French

29,30/04 & 03/05

Office 365 Practice Accelerator: Introduction and Business Envisioning (for Business Decision Makers)

Register

English

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Deliver Quality Flexible Workstyle Solutions

When you register for Practice Accelerator (PA) for Flexible Workstyle you receive an overview of a persona-based approach to solutions for the Windows 8 operating system, to help you fully understand the needs of both the individual end user and IT. Develop repeatable practices to help enable customers to provide convenient and safe access to corporate information while enabling the flexibility that end users need to work across a broad range of technologies and platforms. Practice Accelerator for Flexible Workstyle. PA training is exclusively for Microsoft partners and is designed to:

· Enable the delivery of consistently effective customer deployments

· Equip you with specialized training, tools and best practices from Microsoft

Simply use five of your partner advisory hours benefit to pay for this Practice Accelerator.

Provide Offerings Your Customers Can Count On

Use the comprehensive, reusable collateral to help build the exact Windows 8 solutions that meet

your customers’ individual needs.

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Register Now to Bring Increased Value to Your Customers

This practice accelerator provides preparation and guidance you can use to help your customers make the
most of Windows 8. If you are a practice lead, technical planner, implementer or consultant interested in enhancing

or building a Flexible Workstyle practice, this training is for you.

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Last chances before the summer holiday to attend a Practice Accelerator

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DATE TRAINING TITLE REGISTRATION LANGUAGE
29-30/04 & 03/05 Optimized Desktop Practice Accelerator: BDM Onboarding and Pre-Envision, Envision (for Business Decision Makers- BDM’s, Practice owners and Practice Managers) (ENG-UK) Register English
21,23 & 26/04/2013 Practice Accelerator for Flexible Workstyle (Windows 8) Register English
29,30/04 & 03/05 Office 365 Practice Accelerator: Introduction and Business Envisioning (for Business Decision Makers) Register English
21,21 & 24/05/2013 Business Intelligence Practice Accelerator Register English
20,21 & 24/05/2013 Practice Accelerator for Flexible Workstyle (Windows 8) Register English
10,11 & 14/06/2013 Practice Accelerator for Flexible Workstyle (Windows 8) Register English
10,12 & 14/06/2013 Business Intelligence Practice Accelerator Register English