|Build Your Own IPv6 Lab and Become an IPv6 Guru - On Demand|
Presented by Mel Beckman
On the Internet, IP addresses are the foundation of communications between users and businesses. In this intensive three-session eLearning class, Internet communications expert Mel Beckman tells you what you need to know to get IPv6-fluent, and how to set up a test lab to make you IPv6-ready.
|Keeping Your Active Directory on Track Today and Tomorrow - On Demand|
Presented by Brian Desmond
Active Directory is the cornerstone of many networks and with Windows Server 2012 on the horizon, an upgrade to Active Directory is a topic to begin contemplating. We’ll kick off this event by looking at the multitude of new features in the Windows Server 2012 Active Directory release. With the future under control, we’ll take a look at a couple of common holes in Active Directory implementations at organizations small and large: security and disaster recovery.
|Become a System Center Orchestrator Master - On Demand|
Presented by John Savill
System Center 2012 SP1 Orchestrator is the foundation of System Center and quite literally allows any process to be completely automated across any number of systems in the datacenter and even beyond into the cloud. It can be quite daunting to figure out how to get started and what is the right way to create runbooks that can be reused in the future.
|Creating Great User Interfaces - On Demand|
Presented by Mark Miller
Join DevExpress Chief Scientist Mark Miller for a deeply immersive master class in creating great user interfaces (UI). You’ll learn essential information available nowhere else based on Mark’s seven years of research into measuring quality, presenting with clarity, and making a business case for great UI.
|Developing WinRT Apps for Windows 8 - On Demand|
Presented by Kevin Stumpf and Danny Warren
Windows 8 has emerged as the next generation operating system. Unique to Windows 8 is the ability to run legacy desktop applications as well as brand new Windows Store Apps. These new Apps are dependent on the state of the art WinRT API, which grants simplified access to core OS features. These features provide massive power to developers to create unique Apps in ways never before thought possible.
|Unstructured Data in SQL Server - On Demand|
Presented by Steve Jones
More and more of your data doesn’t fit neatly into a structured, relational model of rows and columns of data. In this session you’ll learn how SQL Server stores unstructured data, with a special emphasis on how to use Filestream, which integrates SQL Server with the NTFS file system by storing varbinary(max) binary large object data as files stored within the file system.
|Data Integrity and Corruption: A Hard Road to Recovery - On Demand|
Presented by Robert Davis
Data integrity and corruption can be a complex and scary topic. At some point in your career as a DBA, you will be faced with a potential data loss scenario due to deletion (accidental or not) or corruption. You can’t avoid it. You can only prepare for it and be ready to handle it when it occurs.
|Major Changes in Exchange 2013 - On Demand|
Presented by Paul Robichaux
Every new version of Exchange brings changes, and Exchange 2013 is no exception. This event will help equip you to upgrade to Exchange 2013 by examining the most critical changes Microsoft has made in the new version, including the new division of labor between the mailbox and CAS roles, the introduction of PowerShell 3.0, and a rethinking of how Microsoft believes customers should provide perimeter security and message hygiene for Exchange.
|PowerShell for Exchange Administrators - On Demand|
Presented by Steve Goodman
Effectively managing your Exchange infrastructure is critical to ensuring your environment is reliable. Though you can accomplish most tasks through the Exchange Management Console or Exchange Admin Center, PowerShell will allow you to automate many of your routine tasks. Whether you're managing Exchange On-Premises or in the cloud, you'll benefit from a good understanding of PowerShell and how it can help you manage Exchange.
|Deep Dive into Business Intelligence in Excel 2013's PowerPivot and Power View - On Demand|
Presented by Stacia Misner
Excel 2013 includes built-in self-service business intelligence functionality that allows you to delve deeper into your data. You can use Excel to start analyzing data as a simple data model, and then progressively add more data from a variety of data sources to enrich your analysis. Using the PowerPivot add-in, you can fine-tune the structure of the model to better support exploration and enrich the model with calculations and key performance indicators.