New Delhi — Microsoft Corporation India on Friday announced free training programmes for the IT professionals to help impart skills related to the upcoming SQL 2005 and Visual Studio 2005.
The company will launch the next versions of its database server and developer tools offering worldwide in December, and these training programmes provide a perfect opportunity for IT professionals to get a first hand look and deeper understanding of these offerings, a company release said.
Commenting on the announcement, Vaibhav Phadnis, Director, Server Business Group, said, “SQL 2005 and Visual Studio 2005 are two of the most important offerings to be introduced by Microsoft for the enterprise space this year.”
The training programme has been divided in two modules; the first module includes training for beginners in which the fundamentals of the two programmes will be touched upon.
The second module will cater to those looking for in-depth training and will include nine e-learning courses for SQL 2005 and seven courses for Visual Studio.
The company is also planning to introduce self-study books for IT professionals for obtaining the technical skills and knowledge related to the two products. Microsoft will also be offering extensive training courses alongwith their training partners across the country.