Fast and furious: That’s how the month of February has been at CBT Nuggets! From rolling out monthly subscriptions to releasing new series, this short month has felt even shorter.
$99 Monthly IT Subscription
You can now get a monthly IT subscription to CBT Nuggets! For $99 a month, you get access to the our complete IT training library, including series on Cisco, Microsoft, VMware, Juniper, and much more.
The monthly subscription also includes ExamPrep, so you can test yourself on what you’ve learned.
Coming Soon: Trainerpalooza
One of our favorite events takes place in March. It’s Trainerpalooza 2013: Part 1! Several of our fantastic trainers will be joining us at Nuggets HQ for two days of work and play.
Sound like fun? Stay tuned to our social channels Twitter) to find out how you can be part of Trainerpalooza!
New Series Released
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 70-411 with James Conrad
Take the next step toward your MCSA this series. James covers all objectives of Microsoft’s 70-411 exam, Administering Windows Server 2012. You’ll learn a broad scope of Server 2012 topics, including installation and configuration, network access and data security, and much more.
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 70-417 with Tim Warner
Already have a Windows Server 2008 MCSA or MCIPT, but want to upgrade to a Server 2012 certification? You’ll need to pass the 70-417 exam. Get ready for it withthis series.
Tim will guide you to success on the 70-417 exam with a combination of theory, practical knowledge, and test-taking tips. From installing Windows Server 2012 servers to failover clustering and virtual machines, this series covers all exam objectives.
Bitcoin Basics with Keith Barker
Have you heard about Bitcoin? It’s the digital, decentralized currency that can be used for low-fee transactions anywhere in the world. This non-inflationary currency is based on an open-source accounting and transaction system that is protected by cryptography.
In this groundbreaking series, Keith will teach you how Bitcoin works and how you can get started using it.
Catch Greg & Don at TechMentor
If you’re going to TechMentor, you have the chance to see two CBT Nuggets trainers in person!
Both Don Jones will be speaking at the event. Don will be speaking on PowerShell and IP management in Windows Server 2012. Greg has a four-part conference on building a Microsoft Private Cloud with Hyper-V & VMM 2012. See more details here.
NuggetLOVE is Hot, and Cold
February is the month for love, and we showed the NuggetLOVE in a big way.
Early in the month, five brave members of Team CBT jumped in the frigid waters of the Willamette River for the Special Olympics’ Polar Plunge fundraiser.
For most recent NuggetLOVE check presentation, we were thrilled to give $9,422 to Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) of Lane County. That’s the highest single-month NuggetLOVE contribution to date. Several CBT Nuggets team members also attended CASA’s annual Casino Night fundraiser, co-chaired by one of our own.
New ExamPrep Titles
We’re excited about the newest additions to our ExamPrep collection. You can now practice for Microsoft’s 70-462 exam with the Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases practice test. View our entire collection of Transcender® Practice Exams here.
Harlem Shake, Nugget-Style
Finally, we just couldn’t ignore the viral video/dance craze known as the Harlem Shake. One morning, we pulled ourselves away from our desks to shake it like a Polaroid picture—wait, that’s something else. Anyway, here’s a CBT Nuggets video unlike any other: