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Microsoft IT Pro Cloud Essentials

IT Pro Cloud Essentials

Welcome to IT Pro Cloud Essentials! This is your new dashboard, where you can access program offers and benefits. We’ll also provide you with news and updates here from time to time.

There are several ways to get more info about all the Microsoft products and there are also great ways to get better skills or if you want to get more info about a product. as the Microsoft MVA site  “Free Microsoft Training Delivered by Experts “

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There are some great offerings in this Cloud Services,Education,Tech Support, Azure Scenarios. As an sample in the above screenshot or Build a Business Continuity solution with Azure Backup or use the Azure Files on you windows machine. and if you already an advanced user you can build a Disaster Recovery scenario with Backup or  Site Recovery Service ( https://robertsmit.wordpress.com/2014/08/27/azure-site-recovery-service-asrs-hyper-v-to-azure-recovery-mvpbuzz/ )

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These are all Great Solutions but playtime is needed and skills are also needed to do things right and the IT Pro Cloud Essentials is a great resource to start.

And if you need more info or you need to ask a Question the Forums are already listed and ready for your question. As many experts are answering your questions and all for FREE.

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Free Azure Pass with $100/month Azure credit for 3 months

Get even more out of Azure! For a limited time period, you can try it for free with Azure Pass. Activate the Azure Trial before utilizing this Azure benefit. For more info please review the FAQ. Available for a limited time. Activate before September 30th, 2016 to experience Azure

Learn new skills from top industry pros through a targeted catalogue of courses. Activate your 3-month subscription to keep up to date on changing technologies, boost your productivity and troubleshoot more effectively.

Pluralsight Training

Pluralsight Subscription for Microsoft IT Pro Cloud Essentials  Get 3 months to advance your career.

Take advantage of your IT Pro Cloud Essentials Pluralsight benefit and increase your cloud knowledge and skills by learning from top industry pros. Activate your 3 months of access in seconds and start learning it all with the world’s largest tech and creative training resource.




And a Great gift is the Microsoft Virtual Academy Certification Exam voucher : Build your credentials! Redeem this offer now to get a free Microsoft certification Exam voucher.

Free Microsoft Training Delivered by Experts


Or if you want to watch recordings about the Microsoft events like Ignite or Build and Techedhttps://channel9.msdn.com/


But all learning starts with practice and not every body has a home lab or private cloud to test products therefor Microsoft has now the option to boost your career. Going to the itprocloudessentials

Cloud computing requires a change in IT skills. Because talent cannot be easily hired, enterprises and IT professionals will need to consider the impact of IT trends and focus on developing skills which will be critically important in the near future

Microsoft Azure for DreamSpark

Experience DreamSpark for Students, Educators & Academic Institutions

DreamSpark is a Microsoft Program that supports technical education by providing access to Microsoft software for learning, teaching and research purposes.

DreamSpark is simple: it’s all about giving students Microsoft professional-level developer and designer tools at no cost so that students can chase their dreams and create the next big breakthrough in technology – or just get a head start on their career.



DreamSpark helps educators teach the latest technologies and experiment in research. Microsoft knows that to make learning more motivating, relevant, and engaging for today’s students requires a diverse set of resources. DreamSpark gives educators the resources to ensure their classrooms always have the latest technologies to challenge, motivate, and keep students engaged in new ways. All at no cost to them through an institution subscription.


DreamSpark is also a subscription for Academic Institutions: it provides a cost-effective way to put Microsoft developer tools, platforms and servers in labs and classrooms, and on their students’ and faculty’s computers for learning and research purposes. It reduces lab costs and teaching budget.
So as a Student, DreamSpark gives you the chance to develop world-class software, Web applications, cool and creative designs as well as amazing games. Microsoft believes that students can do amazing things if they only have the right tools. Our company was started when many of the founders were still students, so we know that anything is possible. To make this happen, we are aligning with universities, associations, and other communities around the world to make sure that DreamSpark reaches everyone as fast as possible. Get a head start on a career, do better in class, or even show the world new things that technology can do…all with DreamSpark.



Happy Learning

Robert Smit

Twitter: @clustermvp

Cloud and Datacenter MVP