Category: Windows 8

Programul cursurilor Microsoft Official Curriculum – septembrie si octombrie

Sa inveti o noua tehnologie sau atributiile unei functii tehnice nu este deloc usor. Cu Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) ai avantajul unui curs in clasa, cu trainer, laboratoare practice si exemple relevante pentru activitatea ta. Fiecare curs este livrat de unul dintre trainerii nostri certificati Microsoft (MCT) si CNFPA. Cursurile MOC includ simulari, hands-on-labs si […]

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SWAP Windows 32 bit to 64 bit

Trecerea de la o versiune de Windows OEM pe 32 de biți la cea pe 64 de biți (și invers)  🙂 Primind de curând o întrebare în acest sens de la un partener, mi-am dat seama că este destul de dificil să găsești un răspuns complet. În primul rând, EULA spune așa: “b. Versiunile multiple. […]

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Descarcă și testează Windows 8.1 Preview

Windows 8.1 Preview, cunoscut anterior și ca Windows Blue, este acum disponibil pentru download. Testează gratuit noua versiune a sistemului de operare de la Microsoft și bucură-te de noile funcționalități. Download Windows 8.1 Preview Ce aduce în plus Windows 8.1? În primul rând, ceva după care mulți au tânjit, butonul de start 🙂 Majoritatea utilizatorilor […]

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Delete all VM’ from the previous MOC course using PowerShell

  # Delete ALL VMs Before installing VM’s for a new MOC course we need to delete the VM’s from the previous course. To delete all MOC VM’s from a previous course including all snapshots we can use GUI mode or PowerShell 3.0. In Hyper-V console we can select all VM’s, right-click and select Delete. […]

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Manage snapshots for MOC VMs in PowerShell 3.0

  After installing the MOC VM’s on our pc’s it is recommended to have an initial restore point to which we can revert their state. 1. Create snapshots for ALL VMs It can be done in GUI mode in Hyper-V selecting all VM’s, right click and select Snapshot. All VM’s will have their initial snapshot […]

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How to automate the installation of a MOC course from A to Z using PowerShell 3.0

We will use as an example the MOC course 10747. A. Extract VM’s from downloaded MOC archives   As explained in my post How to automatically unpack MOC and Base VHDs archives using PowerShell we can use PowerShell to expand the archives. On the trainer pc we expand the MOC files and then copy the […]

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Automation for Importing MOC VM’S using PowerShell 3.0

Importing MOC VM’s on a large number of pc’s is time consuming job. I will use course 10747 as an example. 1. First we have to unpack the MOC archives. After using the PowerShell script Unpack10747VMs.ps1 for unpacking the archives I edited the mklink .bat file from the VMs folders and deleted all the “pause” […]

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How to optimize setup for Courses like 10750, 10751 or 10215

Courses like 10750 and 10751 are System Center 2012 courses with a nightmare setup. But don’t worry there are other Server 2012 virtualization courses like 10215 that use the same technique. They use some “boot from vhd” as host for the course VMs, instead of the Hyper-V located on the OS installed on physical hdd. […]

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How to automatically unpack MOC and Base VHDs archives using PowerShell

  As trainers I consider that we spend a disproportional amount of time to prepare the classrooms for our classes. Any new course is a new challenge. Estimated 8h classroom setup ends in more than 2 days for the first time (ex 10750A, 10751A…) So any automation that can save time will give us more […]

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MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert): Server Infrastructure

Certificarea MCSE: Server Infrastructure este vazuta ca un standard, recunoscut la nivel global, pentru profesionistii IT. Aceasta certificare valideaza abilitatile specialistilor IT de a gestiona eficient un centru de date modern, cu expertiza in managementul identitatii, sistemelor de management, virtualizare, stocare si networking. Pentru a obtine aceasta certificare, un candidat trebuie sa promoveze urmatoarele examene: […]

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Sustine gratuit examenul 70-480 Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3

Pana la 31 martie 2013, sau in limita disponibilitatii, te invitam la sediul nostru sa sustii gratuit examenul 70-480: Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3. Promovarea examenului iti aduce certificarea Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3 Specialist si te califica pentru certificarile MCSD: Web Applications si MCSD: Windows Store Apps using HTML5. Programeaza-ti […]

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview

Microsoft a anuntat astazi disponibilitatea Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Cei interesati sa testeze cel mai nou sistem de operare de la Microsoft, o pot face descarcandu-l de aici.       Despre Windows 8 Noul sistem de operare a fost proiectat in asa fel incat sa ruleze pe o gama cat mai variata de dispozitive, […]

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Inregistrarea pentru obtinerea certificarilor Microsoft

Examenele pentru obtinerea certificarilor Microsoft (Microsoft Technology Specialist and Professional) se sustin prin centrele de testare Prometric. Certificarile pentru Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) si Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) se obtin in urma sustinerii examenelor la centrele Certiport. Programarea examenelor prin centrele Prometric se realizeaza prin trei modalitati: 1. Prin centrul de testare Learning Solution  a) […]

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