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5 (16)
4 Lectures | 0 Labs | 2h 43m | Beginner

In this learning path, you will learn how Azure impacts your business whether it is creating new solutions using technologies only available in the cloud, or how to guide your organization through a migration to Azure with effective change management.

learning path
4 (14)
7 Lectures | 0 Labs | 13h 36m | Beginner

Courses to help you improve your skills using Microsoft Office 365. Topics will include SharePoint, Word, Excel, Teams, PowerPoint and more!

learning path
4 (126)
4 Lectures | 2 Labs | 8h 33m | Intermediate | Certification Prep

In this learning path, you will learn key concepts about the cloud and various Microsoft Azure Services. From there, you will learn core concepts such as various PaaS and IaaS services including management tools. This course will also cover several key concepts for security and compliance, as well as a brief look at a Azure pricing and support. This course will help you prepare for AZ 900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals.

learning path
4 (16)
5 Lectures | 6 Labs | 7h 59m | Beginner | Certification Prep

In this this learning path you will explore Power BI Desktop and the the Power of PowerBI.com deploy datasets and reports as well as deploying, sharing, and securing assets in PowerBI.com. You will learn how to model data using DAX, as well as build reports and visualizations through on-demand courses and interactive hands-on labs.

learning path
4 (42)
4 Lectures | 0 Labs | 3h 45m | Beginner | Certification Prep

In this learning path, you will learn key concepts about the cloud and various Microsoft Cloud Services and Microsoft 365 offerings. From there, you will learn foundational concepts of using Windows 10 + Enterprise Mobility and Security with Microsoft 365. This course will also cover several key concepts for security and governance, a brief introduction to private cloud concepts as well as licensing in Microsoft 365. This course will help you prepare for MS 900 Microsoft 365 fundamentals.

learning path
0 (0)
0 Lectures | 0 Labs |

This track has a collection of courses and labs designed to provide you with an understanding of the fundamentals needed to work in the Google Cloud Platform.

learning path
4 (6)
1 Lectures | 0 Labs | 3h 39m | Beginner | Certification Prep

In this learning path you will find courses (and coming soon) hands-on labs to help you understand more about Amazon Web Services (AWS).

learning path
0 (0)
3 Lectures | 0 Labs | 3h 1m | Intermediate

This track contains a collection of expert talks recorded by Microsoft 365 Experts.

learning path
5 (13)
0 Lectures | 2 Labs | 2h 40m | Beginner

Complete an Azure Challenge and earn a badge that proves your skill set that you can post on your Acclaim profile page and LinkedIn. Check back often as we will be adding new challenges all the time!

lecture
5 (4)
19m | Beginner | Jun 18 2018 |

Welcome to the Agile for Decision Makers course! In this course, we will cover the following:A Time Before AgileThe Benefits of AgileAgile Transformation

lecture
5 (2)
19m | Beginner | Jun 18 2018 |

Welcome to the AI and Cognitive Services for Decision Makers course! In this course, we’ll start by discussing how AI can empower innovation. Then we’ll look at the steps of the Journey to AI for what is needed to implement Artificial Intelligence. Finally, we’ll take a look at the AI and Cognitive Services within Microsoft Azure and what they have to offer for implementing AI for your business.

lecture
4 (6)
3h 39m | Beginner | Oct 22 2018 |

AWS Technical Essentials introduces you to AWS products, services, and common solutions. It provides you with fundamentals to become more proficient in identifying AWS services so that you can make informed decisions about IT solutions based on your business requirements and get started working on AWS. This course starts with an introduction to the course and Cloud Computing, and it will then delve into the details of AWS Services, Identity and Access Management, S3, EC2, VPC and Database.

lecture
5 (7)
1h 4m | Beginner | Aug 1 2018 |

This class is intended for senior decision makers and executives whose organizations are using the Cloud to drive digital transformation.This class starts by presenting the critical role of the Cloud in enabling digital transformation through enhanced agility, improved quality of service, access to a global customer pool, and by enabling new scenarios such as big data analytics, machine learning, and cognitive services.We then discuss how to build a Cloud strategy for your organization followed by a more detailed discussion of how to migrate existing workloads to the Cloud from a process and management perspective. This is then followed by discussion on the advantages of Cloud-native application architectures in contrast to a purely Cloud-infrastructure approach.We then consider some of the organizational challenges of Cloud adoption including common staff concerns, how to address them, and how to design a digital skills strategy so your staff possesses the skills they need to support your digital transformation journey.We finish by discussing how to create a Cloud ‘Center of Excellence’ (CoE) within your organization as well as how to promote collaboration by building an in-house technical community. This includes the role of the CoE and how to ensure the CoE is set up for success.

lecture
5 (3)
1h 1m | Beginner | Jun 17 2018 |

Welcome to the Azure IoT for Decision Makers course! In this course, we'll start with why companies are revolutionizing the way they do business by creating innovative new solutions using the power of IoT. We'll discuss several examples and common use cases. From there, we'll discuss the IoT journey your organization will take by identifying processes and data that can be used to transform parts of your business. We'll move on to discuss how these capabilities can be enabled through the power of Microsoft Azure and its suite of services that simplify the development of IoT based solutions. Finally, we'll wrap up with a discussion of industry specific IoT scenarios and close on IoT security and its impact in your solution.

lecture
5 (2)
1h 35m | Beginner | Mar 6 2020 |

In this course we will cover Data Modeling and the xVelocity Engine. We will also discuss DAX Basics along with Advanced DAX and optimizing the data model.

lecture
5 (1)
33m | Beginner | Mar 6 2020 |

This course will cover the basics of acquiringdata in Power BI Desktop andbuilds on the data acquisition basics and adds performance optimization and re-usability techniques.

lecture
0 (0)
1h | Beginner | May 27 2020 |

When implementing Microsoft 365 services, or even specific Office 365 workloads, an often forgotten component is mobile device management. With everyone now working from anywhere at any time, on any device, it is critical to understand how to handle mobile devices. Are you deploying company managed, or do you support 'Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)'? Microsoft provides excellent capabilities and features to help in not only management but protection and control. In this session, we will look at what is available as well as ways to implement these features into your organization.

lecture
4 (3)
1h 30m | Beginner | Jun 19 2019 |

This course will help you prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam for Excel 2016. Topics to be discussed include creating, navigating, and formatting worksheets and workbooks. You will also learn about how to customize options and views within Excel.

lecture
3 (1)
2h 24m | Beginner | Mar 20 2020 |

In this course you will learn the fundamentals Microsoft OneDrive for Business with a focus on how to access and edit your files on all your devices, keep your files protected in the cloud, share documents or photos and collaborate in Office, and quickly organize and find things that matter.

lecture
5 (2)
1h 12m | Beginner | Nov 6 2019 |

This course will provide an overview of how to use features within Teams such as chat, online meetings, calls and more. Learn the core features of Teams and how it relates to other Office 365 apps to make your team more productive.

lecture
5 (3)
3h 12m | Beginner | Mar 19 2019 |

This course covers the basics of getting started with Outlook 2016. It will focus on core communication using Outlook, Collaboration, and Email. It will cover topics within these categories such as composing emails, working with calendars and time zones, and scheduling and holding meetings.

lecture
5 (2)
32m | Beginner | Mar 6 2020 |

Welcome to this introduction to Power BI for data professionals. In this course, we will have an overview of the Power BI ecosystem. Then we will have a tour of Power BI Desktop.

lecture
5 (1)
1h 27m | Beginner | Aug 22 2019 |

This course will help you prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam PowerPoint 2016. You will learn about many functions and aspects of PowerPoint including how to create a presentation, how to insert and format slides, the various functions of 'Slide Master', and ordering and grouping slides. The course will conclude by explaining how to change presentation options and views, how to configure a presentation for printing, and how to configure and present a slide show.

lecture
5 (2)
1h 14m | Beginner | Apr 8 2019 |

This course helps you prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam for Word 2016, which focuses on creating and managing documents, formatting text in paragraphs and sections, creating tables and lists, creating and managing references and inserting graphic elements.

lecture
5 (2)
56m | Beginner | Mar 6 2020 |

In this course we will discuss an overview of the Power BI Service. We will also cover sharing and securing your report and designing Enterprise Solutions in Power BI.

lecture
5 (5)
49m | Beginner | Sep 11 2019 |

This course will look at the fundamentals of Microsoft 365 including Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security. It will also show a comparison between on-premise solutions and cloud based solutions.

lecture
5 (1)
36m | Beginner | Mar 9 2020 |

In this course you will learn about building interactive reports. We will also discuss helpful data visualization techniques in Power BI.

lecture
0 (0)
1h | Intermediate | Apr 29 2020 |

Microsoft 365, as a platform, is capable of so much for end-user collaboration and working. Did you also know that it also has lots of features that help you provide not only Security but also meet regulations, as well as control your data flow and access? Too often Security is left to the end of a deployment, and sometimes not even implemented. Then there is that moment when an account is compromised, and you realize what isn't enabled. In this session, we will walk through the Security and Compliance features available within Microsoft 365, and explain how and when to use them. We will also answer the question, what should I use? Why should I use it? And when should it be implemented. At the end of this session, you will be better prepared to deploy security controls and monitoring for your Microsoft 365 Tenant.

lecture
3 (18)
1h 33m | Beginner | Oct 11 2019 |

This course will discusses the implementation of cloud security in Microsoft 365, in addition to compliance and privacy concerns. You will learn about various identity and security methods as well as discussing the use of Azure Active Directory and AD DS. It will also discuss mobile device and application management and the use of Windows Intune.

lecture
5 (2)
2h 34m | Beginner | Dec 5 2018 |

This course is meant for end users who are using SharePoint Online for the first time or have worked with previous versions of SharePoint and want to understand how to use the SharePoint “modern” user interface. The course will provide an overview of working with lists and documents in SharePoint and OneDrive from a user perspective. There will also be a brief overview of how to modify lists and pages for those who want to customize a SharePoint site.

lecture
3 (10)
38m | Beginner | Oct 11 2019 |

This course will discuss the various licensing and subscription options available in Microsoft 365. It will also discuss the pricing and models for other cloud services and a comparison between cloud services versus on-premise. Finally, it will look at the process for creating a support request.

lecture
4 (6)
1h 1m | Beginner | Feb 12 2019 |

In this module, you will focus on pricing and support models available with Microsoft to include but not limited to Azure subscriptions, planning and managing costs, support options available with Azure, and the service lifecycle in Azure.

lecture
5 (18)
58m | Beginner | Feb 12 2019 |

In this module you will learn basic cloud concepts to include but not limited to the following: Why Cloud Services?, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Public, Private, and Hybrid cloud models.

lecture
4 (12)
1h 32m | Beginner | Feb 12 2019 |

In this module, you will learn the basics of core services available within Microsoft Azure to include but not limited to Core Azure architectural components, Core Azure Services and Products, Azure Solutions, and Azure management tools.

lecture
4 (8)
2h 6m | Beginner | Feb 12 2019 |

In this module, you will learn about security, privacy, compliance, and trust with Microsoft Azure. You will become familiar with the following topics: securing network connectivity in Azure, core Azure identity services, security tools and features, Azure governance methodologies, monitoring and reporting in Azure, and privacy, compliance and data protection standards in Azure.

lecture
5 (9)
45m | Beginner | Sep 11 2019 |

This course provides an overview of cloud concepts and platforms. It also discusses benefits and processes for migrating to the cloud. It will also look at different Microsoft Cloud Services and Microsoft 365 service offerings.

lecture
0 (0)
1h | Beginner | Jun 8 2020 |

Microsoft and community members have developed the patterns and practices (PnP) as a way to guide us in the best approaches for working with Share Point and SharePoint Online. Whether you are building custom solutions or just want to manage them better using PowerShell there are components in the PnP for them. In this session we will look at the PnP and how to use it whether we are developing or administrating SharePoint.

real-time lab
5 (9)
1h 30m | Beginner | Apr 21 2020 |

As the new IT Professional for Contoso Mortgage, you are responsible for setting up infrastructure in the cloud. Contoso Mortgage has chosen Microsoft Azure as their cloud provider of choice. The closest Azure region to their headquarters is Central US. To try out the service, you have been asked to setup a new highly-available web server in Contoso Mortgage’s Azure subscription.

real-time lab
5 (4)
1h 10m | Beginner | Apr 29 2020 |

In this challenge, you will be tasked to complete a variety of basic Azure administration tasks. These exercises will test your familiarity with the Azure portal and the most commonly-used Azure services. Each challenge is validated automatically so pay close attention to the requirements in each challenge. If you successfully complete all of the challenges during the time frame, you will be earn the Azure 101 Certification badge from Skill Me UP from Acclaim.

real-time lab
5 (2)
45m | Beginner | Mar 3 2020 |

In this lab, you will create a report that contains multiple visuals as well as text boxes and buttons. You will add bookmarks to allow users to see a particular view.

real-time lab
3 (2)
30m | Beginner | Mar 4 2020 |

In this lab, you will learn the basics of acquiring data using Power BI Desktop. You will import Excel files into Power BI Desktop and transform the data. You will use Power Query/M to connect to data sources such as SQL Databases, Excel files, text files, JSON files, and websites and then cleanand shape the data with Power Query/M.

real-time lab
4 (48)
1h 40m | Beginner | Apr 28 2020 |

In this lab, you will create a virtual network that will allow the virtual machines you create to securely connect with each other. You will then create two virtual machines and specify the virtual network configuration and the availability set configuration along with storage for the virtual machine.

real-time lab
5 (34)
1h 15m | Intermediate | May 21 2020 |

In this lab, you will create an Azure Web App and a SQL Database and configure the popular content management system (CMS) Orchard CMS. You will then configure the web app to automatically scale based on actual CPU usage.

real-time lab
5 (1)
40m | Beginner | Nov 28 2019 |

In this lab, you will learn the basics of importing CSV files into a Power BI model and adjusting query and column properties to prepare them for your data model. Then you will set table and column properties in the data model and create relationships between tables.

real-time lab
5 (1)
30m | Beginner | Mar 3 2020 |

In this lab, you will import Excel and CSV files into Power BI Desktop and then merge queries, group data, and group queries in the query pane. It is common to have to pull data from transactional systems and shape them. It is also common to add data from other sources to provide a more complete picture.First, you will stage the data from the multiple sources. Then you will merge and group data to get final reporting tables to be used in Power BI. Then you will disable staging queries. Finally, you will organize your queries into folders for better organization.

real-time lab
5 (1)
30m | Beginner | Mar 3 2020 |

In this lab, you will implement basic row-level security in Power BI Desktop and PowerBI.com. First, you will create roles on a model in Power BI and add filters for each role. Then you will deploy the model and test the row-level security in PowerBI.com. Then you will add members to the role in PowerBI.com.

real-time lab
5 (1)
50m | Beginner | Nov 28 2019 |

In this lab, you will learn the basics of time intelligence measures to show year-to-date, quarter-to-date, and month-to-date totals. Then you will use DAX to enhance the data model and build a table that lets users choose which measures they want to see.

learning path
5 (16)
4 Lectures | 0 Labs | 2h 43m | Beginner

In this learning path, you will learn how Azure impacts your business whether it is creating new solutions using technologies only available in the cloud, or how to guide your organization through a migration to Azure with effective change management.

learning path
4 (14)
7 Lectures | 0 Labs | 13h 36m | Beginner

Courses to help you improve your skills using Microsoft Office 365. Topics will include SharePoint, Word, Excel, Teams, PowerPoint and more!

learning path
4 (126)
4 Lectures | 2 Labs | 8h 33m | Intermediate | Certification Prep

In this learning path, you will learn key concepts about the cloud and various Microsoft Azure Services. From there, you will learn core concepts such as various PaaS and IaaS services including management tools. This course will also cover several key concepts for security and compliance, as well as a brief look at a Azure pricing and support. This course will help you prepare for AZ 900 Microsoft Azure Fundamentals.

learning path
4 (16)
5 Lectures | 6 Labs | 7h 59m | Beginner | Certification Prep

In this this learning path you will explore Power BI Desktop and the the Power of PowerBI.com deploy datasets and reports as well as deploying, sharing, and securing assets in PowerBI.com. You will learn how to model data using DAX, as well as build reports and visualizations through on-demand courses and interactive hands-on labs.

learning path
4 (42)
4 Lectures | 0 Labs | 3h 45m | Beginner | Certification Prep

In this learning path, you will learn key concepts about the cloud and various Microsoft Cloud Services and Microsoft 365 offerings. From there, you will learn foundational concepts of using Windows 10 + Enterprise Mobility and Security with Microsoft 365. This course will also cover several key concepts for security and governance, a brief introduction to private cloud concepts as well as licensing in Microsoft 365. This course will help you prepare for MS 900 Microsoft 365 fundamentals.

learning path
0 (0)
0 Lectures | 0 Labs |

This track has a collection of courses and labs designed to provide you with an understanding of the fundamentals needed to work in the Google Cloud Platform.

learning path
4 (6)
1 Lectures | 0 Labs | 3h 39m | Beginner | Certification Prep

In this learning path you will find courses (and coming soon) hands-on labs to help you understand more about Amazon Web Services (AWS).

learning path
0 (0)
3 Lectures | 0 Labs | 3h 1m | Intermediate

This track contains a collection of expert talks recorded by Microsoft 365 Experts.

learning path
5 (13)
0 Lectures | 2 Labs | 2h 40m | Beginner

Complete an Azure Challenge and earn a badge that proves your skill set that you can post on your Acclaim profile page and LinkedIn. Check back often as we will be adding new challenges all the time!

lecture
5 (4)
19m | Beginner | Jun 18 2018 |

Welcome to the Agile for Decision Makers course! In this course, we will cover the following:A Time Before AgileThe Benefits of AgileAgile Transformation

lecture
5 (2)
19m | Beginner | Jun 18 2018 |

Welcome to the AI and Cognitive Services for Decision Makers course! In this course, we’ll start by discussing how AI can empower innovation. Then we’ll look at the steps of the Journey to AI for what is needed to implement Artificial Intelligence. Finally, we’ll take a look at the AI and Cognitive Services within Microsoft Azure and what they have to offer for implementing AI for your business.

lecture
4 (6)
3h 39m | Beginner | Oct 22 2018 |

AWS Technical Essentials introduces you to AWS products, services, and common solutions. It provides you with fundamentals to become more proficient in identifying AWS services so that you can make informed decisions about IT solutions based on your business requirements and get started working on AWS. This course starts with an introduction to the course and Cloud Computing, and it will then delve into the details of AWS Services, Identity and Access Management, S3, EC2, VPC and Database.

lecture
5 (7)
1h 4m | Beginner | Aug 1 2018 |

This class is intended for senior decision makers and executives whose organizations are using the Cloud to drive digital transformation.This class starts by presenting the critical role of the Cloud in enabling digital transformation through enhanced agility, improved quality of service, access to a global customer pool, and by enabling new scenarios such as big data analytics, machine learning, and cognitive services.We then discuss how to build a Cloud strategy for your organization followed by a more detailed discussion of how to migrate existing workloads to the Cloud from a process and management perspective. This is then followed by discussion on the advantages of Cloud-native application architectures in contrast to a purely Cloud-infrastructure approach.We then consider some of the organizational challenges of Cloud adoption including common staff concerns, how to address them, and how to design a digital skills strategy so your staff possesses the skills they need to support your digital transformation journey.We finish by discussing how to create a Cloud ‘Center of Excellence’ (CoE) within your organization as well as how to promote collaboration by building an in-house technical community. This includes the role of the CoE and how to ensure the CoE is set up for success.

lecture
5 (3)
1h 1m | Beginner | Jun 17 2018 |

Welcome to the Azure IoT for Decision Makers course! In this course, we'll start with why companies are revolutionizing the way they do business by creating innovative new solutions using the power of IoT. We'll discuss several examples and common use cases. From there, we'll discuss the IoT journey your organization will take by identifying processes and data that can be used to transform parts of your business. We'll move on to discuss how these capabilities can be enabled through the power of Microsoft Azure and its suite of services that simplify the development of IoT based solutions. Finally, we'll wrap up with a discussion of industry specific IoT scenarios and close on IoT security and its impact in your solution.

lecture
5 (2)
1h 35m | Beginner | Mar 6 2020 |

In this course we will cover Data Modeling and the xVelocity Engine. We will also discuss DAX Basics along with Advanced DAX and optimizing the data model.

lecture
5 (1)
33m | Beginner | Mar 6 2020 |

This course will cover the basics of acquiringdata in Power BI Desktop andbuilds on the data acquisition basics and adds performance optimization and re-usability techniques.

lecture
0 (0)
1h | Beginner | May 27 2020 |

When implementing Microsoft 365 services, or even specific Office 365 workloads, an often forgotten component is mobile device management. With everyone now working from anywhere at any time, on any device, it is critical to understand how to handle mobile devices. Are you deploying company managed, or do you support 'Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)'? Microsoft provides excellent capabilities and features to help in not only management but protection and control. In this session, we will look at what is available as well as ways to implement these features into your organization.

lecture
4 (3)
1h 30m | Beginner | Jun 19 2019 |

This course will help you prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam for Excel 2016. Topics to be discussed include creating, navigating, and formatting worksheets and workbooks. You will also learn about how to customize options and views within Excel.

lecture
3 (1)
2h 24m | Beginner | Mar 20 2020 |

In this course you will learn the fundamentals Microsoft OneDrive for Business with a focus on how to access and edit your files on all your devices, keep your files protected in the cloud, share documents or photos and collaborate in Office, and quickly organize and find things that matter.

lecture
5 (2)
1h 12m | Beginner | Nov 6 2019 |

This course will provide an overview of how to use features within Teams such as chat, online meetings, calls and more. Learn the core features of Teams and how it relates to other Office 365 apps to make your team more productive.

lecture
5 (3)
3h 12m | Beginner | Mar 19 2019 |

This course covers the basics of getting started with Outlook 2016. It will focus on core communication using Outlook, Collaboration, and Email. It will cover topics within these categories such as composing emails, working with calendars and time zones, and scheduling and holding meetings.

lecture
5 (2)
32m | Beginner | Mar 6 2020 |

Welcome to this introduction to Power BI for data professionals. In this course, we will have an overview of the Power BI ecosystem. Then we will have a tour of Power BI Desktop.

lecture
5 (1)
1h 27m | Beginner | Aug 22 2019 |

This course will help you prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam PowerPoint 2016. You will learn about many functions and aspects of PowerPoint including how to create a presentation, how to insert and format slides, the various functions of 'Slide Master', and ordering and grouping slides. The course will conclude by explaining how to change presentation options and views, how to configure a presentation for printing, and how to configure and present a slide show.

lecture
5 (2)
1h 14m | Beginner | Apr 8 2019 |

This course helps you prepare for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) exam for Word 2016, which focuses on creating and managing documents, formatting text in paragraphs and sections, creating tables and lists, creating and managing references and inserting graphic elements.

lecture
5 (2)
56m | Beginner | Mar 6 2020 |

In this course we will discuss an overview of the Power BI Service. We will also cover sharing and securing your report and designing Enterprise Solutions in Power BI.

lecture
5 (5)
49m | Beginner | Sep 11 2019 |

This course will look at the fundamentals of Microsoft 365 including Office 365, Windows 10 and Enterprise Mobility + Security. It will also show a comparison between on-premise solutions and cloud based solutions.

lecture
5 (1)
36m | Beginner | Mar 9 2020 |

In this course you will learn about building interactive reports. We will also discuss helpful data visualization techniques in Power BI.

lecture
0 (0)
1h | Intermediate | Apr 29 2020 |

Microsoft 365, as a platform, is capable of so much for end-user collaboration and working. Did you also know that it also has lots of features that help you provide not only Security but also meet regulations, as well as control your data flow and access? Too often Security is left to the end of a deployment, and sometimes not even implemented. Then there is that moment when an account is compromised, and you realize what isn't enabled. In this session, we will walk through the Security and Compliance features available within Microsoft 365, and explain how and when to use them. We will also answer the question, what should I use? Why should I use it? And when should it be implemented. At the end of this session, you will be better prepared to deploy security controls and monitoring for your Microsoft 365 Tenant.

lecture
3 (18)
1h 33m | Beginner | Oct 11 2019 |

This course will discusses the implementation of cloud security in Microsoft 365, in addition to compliance and privacy concerns. You will learn about various identity and security methods as well as discussing the use of Azure Active Directory and AD DS. It will also discuss mobile device and application management and the use of Windows Intune.

lecture
5 (2)
2h 34m | Beginner | Dec 5 2018 |

This course is meant for end users who are using SharePoint Online for the first time or have worked with previous versions of SharePoint and want to understand how to use the SharePoint “modern” user interface. The course will provide an overview of working with lists and documents in SharePoint and OneDrive from a user perspective. There will also be a brief overview of how to modify lists and pages for those who want to customize a SharePoint site.

lecture
3 (10)
38m | Beginner | Oct 11 2019 |

This course will discuss the various licensing and subscription options available in Microsoft 365. It will also discuss the pricing and models for other cloud services and a comparison between cloud services versus on-premise. Finally, it will look at the process for creating a support request.

lecture
4 (6)
1h 1m | Beginner | Feb 12 2019 |

In this module, you will focus on pricing and support models available with Microsoft to include but not limited to Azure subscriptions, planning and managing costs, support options available with Azure, and the service lifecycle in Azure.

lecture
5 (18)
58m | Beginner | Feb 12 2019 |

In this module you will learn basic cloud concepts to include but not limited to the following: Why Cloud Services?, Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS), Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), Public, Private, and Hybrid cloud models.

lecture
4 (12)
1h 32m | Beginner | Feb 12 2019 |

In this module, you will learn the basics of core services available within Microsoft Azure to include but not limited to Core Azure architectural components, Core Azure Services and Products, Azure Solutions, and Azure management tools.

lecture
4 (8)
2h 6m | Beginner | Feb 12 2019 |

In this module, you will learn about security, privacy, compliance, and trust with Microsoft Azure. You will become familiar with the following topics: securing network connectivity in Azure, core Azure identity services, security tools and features, Azure governance methodologies, monitoring and reporting in Azure, and privacy, compliance and data protection standards in Azure.

lecture
5 (9)
45m | Beginner | Sep 11 2019 |

This course provides an overview of cloud concepts and platforms. It also discusses benefits and processes for migrating to the cloud. It will also look at different Microsoft Cloud Services and Microsoft 365 service offerings.

lecture
0 (0)
1h | Beginner | Jun 8 2020 |

Microsoft and community members have developed the patterns and practices (PnP) as a way to guide us in the best approaches for working with Share Point and SharePoint Online. Whether you are building custom solutions or just want to manage them better using PowerShell there are components in the PnP for them. In this session we will look at the PnP and how to use it whether we are developing or administrating SharePoint.

real-time lab
5 (9)
1h 30m | Beginner | Apr 21 2020 |

As the new IT Professional for Contoso Mortgage, you are responsible for setting up infrastructure in the cloud. Contoso Mortgage has chosen Microsoft Azure as their cloud provider of choice. The closest Azure region to their headquarters is Central US. To try out the service, you have been asked to setup a new highly-available web server in Contoso Mortgage’s Azure subscription.

real-time lab
5 (4)
1h 10m | Beginner | Apr 29 2020 |

In this challenge, you will be tasked to complete a variety of basic Azure administration tasks. These exercises will test your familiarity with the Azure portal and the most commonly-used Azure services. Each challenge is validated automatically so pay close attention to the requirements in each challenge. If you successfully complete all of the challenges during the time frame, you will be earn the Azure 101 Certification badge from Skill Me UP from Acclaim.

real-time lab
5 (2)
45m | Beginner | Mar 3 2020 |

In this lab, you will create a report that contains multiple visuals as well as text boxes and buttons. You will add bookmarks to allow users to see a particular view.

real-time lab
3 (2)
30m | Beginner | Mar 4 2020 |

In this lab, you will learn the basics of acquiring data using Power BI Desktop. You will import Excel files into Power BI Desktop and transform the data. You will use Power Query/M to connect to data sources such as SQL Databases, Excel files, text files, JSON files, and websites and then cleanand shape the data with Power Query/M.

real-time lab
4 (48)
1h 40m | Beginner | Apr 28 2020 |

In this lab, you will create a virtual network that will allow the virtual machines you create to securely connect with each other. You will then create two virtual machines and specify the virtual network configuration and the availability set configuration along with storage for the virtual machine.

real-time lab
5 (34)
1h 15m | Intermediate | May 21 2020 |

In this lab, you will create an Azure Web App and a SQL Database and configure the popular content management system (CMS) Orchard CMS. You will then configure the web app to automatically scale based on actual CPU usage.

real-time lab
5 (1)
40m | Beginner | Nov 28 2019 |

In this lab, you will learn the basics of importing CSV files into a Power BI model and adjusting query and column properties to prepare them for your data model. Then you will set table and column properties in the data model and create relationships between tables.

real-time lab
5 (1)
30m | Beginner | Mar 3 2020 |

In this lab, you will import Excel and CSV files into Power BI Desktop and then merge queries, group data, and group queries in the query pane. It is common to have to pull data from transactional systems and shape them. It is also common to add data from other sources to provide a more complete picture.First, you will stage the data from the multiple sources. Then you will merge and group data to get final reporting tables to be used in Power BI. Then you will disable staging queries. Finally, you will organize your queries into folders for better organization.

real-time lab
5 (1)
30m | Beginner | Mar 3 2020 |

In this lab, you will implement basic row-level security in Power BI Desktop and PowerBI.com. First, you will create roles on a model in Power BI and add filters for each role. Then you will deploy the model and test the row-level security in PowerBI.com. Then you will add members to the role in PowerBI.com.

real-time lab
5 (1)
50m | Beginner | Nov 28 2019 |

In this lab, you will learn the basics of time intelligence measures to show year-to-date, quarter-to-date, and month-to-date totals. Then you will use DAX to enhance the data model and build a table that lets users choose which measures they want to see.