Contemplating moving to Windows Server 2012 but not sure about how to plan your upgrade strategy? Get the guidance you need from the Microsoft Virtual Academy.
To get to grips with the basics of Windows Server 2012, start out with the technical overview to master the basics of what's new. That 100-level course will earn you 125 points.
Microsoft offers a range of specific tools that can help you prepare to migrate to Windows Server 2012. The 200-level course on solution accelerators covers all those options, including the Microsoft Assessment and Planning (MAP) Toolkit 7.0, the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit (MDT) 2012 Update 1 and the Microsoft Security Compliance Manager (SCM) 3.0. Those automated tools can make the process of shifting much easier.
Finally, make sure you understand which licensing options best meet your needs by checking out the Licensing Windows Server 2012 course. That covers the new options available and how to shift from your existing arrangements.
With Microsoft Virtual Academy, you can progress through material at your own pace and when you have time available. Complete the self-assessment tasks to score points, and track your progress against fellow students in Australia and around the world. As your knowledge grows, you'll move from Bronze to Silver to Gold to Platinum membership. Sign up today and began planning that upgrade.