Partner Enablement Activities Norway update April 2021
Microsoft Norway is pleased to inform and invite you to the following local initiatives:
Trainings & Workshops
Azure - Apps & Infra
In this virtual training you will be trained how to effectively sell Azure to the DMU at the customer by using a methodology tailored for the dynamics of Azure. This methodology charts your client's unique business and cost structure and allows you to incorporate relevant factors important to the cloud usage of your customer.
The "Selling Microsoft Azure to the Business - Problem-Solution Mapping” workshop is a hands-on workshop that provides the participants with a framework and a method that will enable them to understand how Microsoft Azure can impact line of Business in an organization and how to communicate the benefits in a differentiated language the business understands.
Business Applications – Dynamics 365
NOWC004 Power Apps Ask the Expert - Roundtable Discussion
With PowerApps, everyone, no matter their skillset can create innovative business apps to automate and improve processes. Build apps quickly with familiar Microsoft tools, prebuilt templates and drag-and-drop simplicity. Launch working apps in one click across web and mobile platforms.
Join the Ask the Expert Roundtable if you are wondering how to use Power Platform and Power Apps to accelerate your business and upsell your services!
AIAD is a 1-day workshop covering the capabilities of the Microsoft Business Application Platform technologies – Power Apps, Power Automate and the Common Data Service for Applications (CDS for Apps).
Create simple custom business applications without writing code.
Learn how to build sophisticated business processes and complex data relationships within your applications.
Learn how to connect your app to a variety of data sources to bring it to life.
Share your apps inside your organization securely.
Modern Work & Security
In this class students will learn about the core services Microsoft 365 provides to provide protection and compliance throughout all the important Microsoft 365 services. Students will learn how to secure and maintain data at rest or in transit as well as to protect confidential data from intentional or unintentional leakage. The class also delivers all the knowledge to configure all the required services and tools to ensure compliance for Endpoints joined to Azure AD or maintained by endpoint manager.
03.05.2021 & 05.05.2021
Learn how Azure Arc can help you transform your operations and management across cloud and on-premises. During this two-day hackathon - you will get an overview of Azure Arc and how it can help you manage and deploy services across a hybrid enterprise.
- 03.05 Day 1 13:00-15:00: Azure Arc briefing. Overview of features and demos of hybrid management and capabilities. Present hands-on tracks and split into groups based on interest
- 05.05 Day 2 09:00-14:00: Hands-on-labs with proctors. Invitations to day 2 will come after you attended day 1
You will get practical hands-on-experience with Azure Arc
06.04.2021 – 06.05.2021
We have started an initiative called Microsoft Cloud Skills Challenge (CSC). A company-focused gamified way to learn and skill up using Microsoft Learn paths/modules.
Participate in pre-made challenges or build your own!
Participants will learn topics such as Kubernetes, docker containers, cosmos DB
Contact us for more information on how to create challenges
Microsoft University – Registration Deadline Approaching
Sign up before registration deadline 31.04.2021
A locally driven program for our partners and customers to attract, train and hire graduates from top universities across the country. It is a joint collaboration between Microsoft, Glasspaper and Microsoft partners and customers.
Current tracks on offer:
- Azure Cloud Platform
- Cloud Security
- Dynamics 365 for Customer Engagement
- Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations
- Advanced Cloud Analytics/ Azure Data Engineer
- Cloud AI & Machine Learning
- .NET Azure Developer
- Roadshow participation
- Co-branding with Microsoft
- Job advertisements
- Conversation w/ recruitment partner, Glasspaper
- Application screening
- Initial interview
- Candidate portal
- Six-week courses and relevant course materials
- Two-three Microsoft certifications
- Kick-off and graduation
Partner Training Calendar
We are happy to share the latest selection of Microsoft partner trainings. The full overview of upcoming trainings can be found on the Norwegian Partner Training Calendar. You can easily filter by solution area, technology and audience among others to choose the right readiness activities to accelerate your Microsoft skills.
For more information and trainings on your focused solution area, have a look here:
- Azure Apps & Infra Trainings
- Business Applications Trainings
- Azure Data and AI Trainings
- Modern Work and Security Trainings
MS Learn, SkillUp, Virtual Training Days
Microsoft Learn is where everyone comes to learn. Discover new skills, find certifications, and advance your career in minutes with interactive, hands-on learning paths.
If you are working towards a Microsoft Certification have a look at our Skill Up program which offers a wide range of support for Exam preps all for free. After the practice test sessions you will receive an exam voucher and Measure-Up practice test voucher. This is open to all West European partners, so spread the word to your colleagues.
Furthermore, check out Microsoft Virtual Training Days for Azure, Microsoft 365, Dynamics 365 and Power Platform to register for upcoming expert webinars and trainings and get the chance to receive an exam voucher upon completion of selected webinars.
For more updates, visit Norway Partner Zone
Link to training updates: Arrangementer & opplæringskurs - Microsoft Partner Community