Pluralsight Learning PathsPluralsight Learning Paths RSS Feed is a complete JavaScript framework for creating dynamic and interactive applications in HTML. Aside from being one of the hottest frameworks on the web, Angular is easy to learn yet powerful enough to help you develop complex single-page web applications. This path includes content covering Angular 2 and beyond. For the original version, see our AngularJS path.Mon, 09 Apr 2018 19:11:57 -0400® (Certified Secure Software Lifecycle Professional) software development projects and applications written today are vulnerable to attack or compromise and lack effective security and compliance controls. Why? Most applications are built with a focus on functionality and the need to support business operations, rather than being built to be secure. In this series, you will learn the foundational concepts of security in relation to application development and the software development lifecycle. Next, you will learn how to address the business functionality and security requirements for new and modified software. Finally, you will learn how to ensure that software is designed and developed to operate securely, and remain secure even as changes are made in the software itself or in its operational environment. Fri, 06 Apr 2018 20:30:30 -0400 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions (70-533) path will walk learners through the key skills required for the 70-533 Microsoft Azure exam. This, in combination with hands-on practice, will help prepare you for the exam and gaining Azure related certifications.Fri, 06 Apr 2018 17:56:03 -0400 PowerShell PATH WILL BE RETIRING ON MAY 1, 2018. PLEASE SEE OUR LATEST POWERSHELL PATH - [WINDOWS POWERSHELL: ESSENTIALS]( Skill up in Microsoft's command-line administration platform by learning how to build your own tools, design a remoting infrastructure and more.Thu, 05 Apr 2018 14:38:28 -0400 PowerShell: Essentials automation is an ever-expanding need in the IT world and at the forefront is PowerShell. If you want to learn about task automation and configuration management using this versatile tool, look no further. The courses in this path get you up and running with PowerShell and its many facets. You’ll build a solid foundation before branching out into more skills and techniques that will elevate your PowerShell skills. Additionally, you’ll gain some insight into what directions you can go for future exploration. By the end of this path, you’ll have everything you need to be up and running with one of the most versatile tools in IT.Thu, 05 Apr 2018 14:36:48 -0400 Security+ (SY0-501) this series, you will expand your knowledge of threats, attacks, and vulnerabilities; security technologies and tools; security architecture and design, identity and access management, risk management, and cryptography through exposure to the CompTIA Security+ SY0-501 exam objectives. This curriculum is CompTIA Approved Quality Content (CAQC) and counts towards continuing educational units (CEU).Tue, 03 Apr 2018 20:41:31 -0400 second level of Linux Professional Institute's three-tiered certification program focuses on administering small to medium-sized mixed networks. In order to gain your LPIC-2 certification, you must pass exams 201-450 and 202-450. To gain your LPIC-2 certification, you must have an active LPIC-1 certification, but the exams may be taken in any order.Fri, 30 Mar 2018 20:12:12 -0400 Game Dev Courses: Art development contains a broad range of disciplines. Now that you are familiar with the Unity Game Engine, you’re going to need art assets to deliver the vision of your next brilliant game. Unity Game Art will take you through the asset creation pipeline and get you comfortable in designing your character concepts, modeling from those concepts, creating your game-ready mesh and finally texturing the character. This path will also take you through similar pipelines in regards to creating props and environment assets. Once you have the character and props, you will learn the basics of bringing these characters to life through rigging and animation. At the end of this path, you will feel comfortable with the game development art pipeline, the various tools involved, and be ready to take your game development to the next level.Fri, 30 Mar 2018 18:23:00 -0400® Exam Prep path is based on the *PMBOK® Guide* - Sixth Edition. In this series, you’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of project management fundamentals, with a focus on the *PMBOK® Guide’s* ten key project management knowledge areas. These courses will help you prepare for the latest edition of the Project Management Professional (PMP)® exam. This path also fully covers the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM)® exam objectives.Fri, 30 Mar 2018 15:29:01 -0400 Core Skills is the compositing tool of choice for most all major motion pictures with VFX work involved in the production. Mid-sized to large film studios use it for anything from simple comps all the ways up to mind-bogglingly complicated node networks. Wed, 28 Mar 2018 13:00:06 -0400 Core Skills® mechanical design and 3D CAD software is a professional-grade 3D mechanical design, documentation, and product simulation tools, that gives you the power to drive innovation. With users around the world, Inventor has proven to be a market leader in 3D mechanical design and engineering. Create sophisticated part and assembly designs quickly and efficiently using powerful, easy-to-use software. This path will build your knowledge of the core skills you need to design with Inventor. Becoming an expert in Inventor will give you the skills you need to succeed and bring your products to market faster!Wed, 28 Mar 2018 12:59:43 -0400® Foundation and Practitioner® 2017 is a project management method that is used in government and commercial organization around the world and is based on best practices gathered from years of project management experience. PRINCE2® is designed to be used to control projects in all industries regardless of size, complexity and required expertise. It can (and has) been used in projects as large as building a new power plant to as small as organizing a company social event. PRINCE2®, on a foundational level, is used all over the world by people whose work is generally carried out in a project environment like general project members and specialists who work on a project. PRINCE2®, on a practitioner level, is used by project managers around the world as the go to approach for controlling projects. This path covers all the principles, themes, roles, processes, and other concepts that are used in the PRINCE2® 2017 method. These courses will also help you prepare for the PRINCE2® 2017 Foundation and Practitioner exams. PRINCE2® is a registered trade mark of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. All rights reserved.Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:52:44 -0400 and Implementing a Server Infrastructure (70-413) path will teach you the skills and knowledge needed to plan for, configure, and implement a server infrastructure. It will also help prepare you for Microsoft's 70-413 exam. Passing both the 70-413 and 70-414 exams will result in the MCSE: Server Infrastructure certification.Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:51:26 -0400 Microsoft Azure Solutions (70-534) path will help you master Microsoft Azure solution design and architecture and help prepare you for Microsoft Certification Exam 70-534: Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions.Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:39:24 -0400 Office 365 Services (70-347) courses included in the Enabling Office 365 Services (70-347) four course path will help you prepare for the 70-347 exam, which is one of two exams necessary to obtain your Office 365 MCSA certification. These courses will help you plan, configure, manage, and monitor your client devices, Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, and Skype for Business Online in your environment.Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:28:11 -0400 Office 365 Identities and Requirements (70-346) path is designed to help you prepare for Exam 70-346: Managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements. Watch this path to advance your skills in provisioning, managing, monitoring, and troubleshooting Microsoft Office 365 identities and cloud services.Wed, 21 Mar 2018 20:07:32 -0400 Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) CS0-001 series provides an overview of the knowledge and skills required to prevent, detect, and mitigate information/cyber security threats and vulnerabilities. This series can be used to prepare for the CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) examination (Exam CS0-001) first released in February 2017.Tue, 20 Mar 2018 16:35:14 -0400 Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®) series provides an overview of the technical knowledge needed to design, engineer, and manage the overall security posture of an organization. This series can be used to prepare for the (ISC)²® CISSP® (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) exam, with coverage of the eight domains of the CISSP Common Body of Knowledge (CISSP CBK®) updated on April 15, 2015.Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:11:43 -0400 vSphere® 6 Data Center Virtualization (VCP6-DCV) mastered the skills specific to vSphere 6 Foundations? Time to graduate to vSphere 6 Data Center Virtualization (VCP6-DCV)! The following courses will help you get ready for the exam, but it is highly recommended that you supplement Pluralsight's material with hands-on application.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:37:21 -0400 Your Skills to MCSA: Windows Server 2016 (70-743) path focuses on implementing core infrastructure services in Windows Server 2016. This path also covers the objectives contained in Microsoft’s 70-743 exam. Before sitting for the 70-743 exam, we strongly recommend you pair your Pluralsight training with ample hands-on experience in a production environment. Whether you are preparing for the exam or simply want to upgrade your skills, this path will help get you there.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:35:34 -0400® SSCP® is an entry-level (ISC)² certification that helps newcomers enter the information security space. It also serves as a stepping stone to the more advanced CISSP certification. This series provides coverage of the seven domains of the SSCP Common Body of Knowledge (SSCP CBK®) updated on April 15, 2015.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:34:49 -0400 with Windows Server 2016 (70-741) path focuses on the networking features and functionality in Windows Server 2016. This path also covers the objectives contained in Microsoft’s 70-741 exam. Before sitting for the 70-741 exam, we strongly recommend you pair your Pluralsight training with ample hands-on experience in a production environment. Whether you are preparing for the exam or simply want to increase your mastery of Windows Server 2016 networking features and functionality, this path will help get you there.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:32:45 -0400 Windows Server 2012 R2 to take on Microsoft's most popular certification? Pluralsight's engaging and energetic authors make the path to the MCSA: Windows Server 2012 R2 easy. We strongly recommend that you pair Pluralsight training with ample hands-on experience in a production environment.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:32:30 -0400 Linux on Azure Linux on Azure seems straightforward with our two-parted Path. This certification requires passing Microsoft's 70-533 exam, Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions, in addition to obtaining your Linux Foundation Certified System Administrator (LFCS) certification.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:32:08 -0400® Foundation this ITIL accredited Path, you’ll learn foundational knowledge of IT service management and how the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) can help establish a framework for your organization to successfully deliver IT services to customers efficiently and effectively. You’ll start with the core concepts of IT service management. Then you’ll learn how to apply processes within the five stages of ITIL When you’re finished with this path, you will have the skills and knowledge of course subject needed to have a greater understanding of the ITIL framework and be prepared to take the ITIL Foundation exam. ITIL® and The Swirl Logo™ are registered trademarks of AXELOS Limited, used under permission of AXELOS Limited. Copyright © Pluralsight LLC and AXELOS Limited 2017. All rights reserved.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:31:39 -0400 and Configuring Windows 10 (70-698) 10 addresses many of the concerns users had with Windows 8, while delivering the stability of Windows 7 and substantially improved security. This learning track covers the essentials of installing and configuring the operating system, core services, and also sets forth best practices for ongoing maintenance and management. The learning track prepares the viewer for the 70-698 exam, which counts towards the Windows 10 MCSA certification.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:30:34 -0400, Storage, and Compute with Windows Server 2016 (70-740) path focuses on the installation, storage, and compute features and functionality in Windows Server 2016. This path also covers the objectives contained in Microsoft’s 70-740 exam. Before sitting for the 70-740 exam, we strongly recommend you pair your Pluralsight training with ample hands-on experience in a production environment. Whether you are preparing for the exam or simply want to increase your mastery of Windows Server 2016 installation, store, and compute features, this path will help get you there.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:30:19 -0400 Systems Auditor series provides foundational knowledge of information systems audit techniques and technology, knowledge which is necessary for developing an audit plan and conducting subsequent audits. This series can be used to prepare for the ISACA® CISA® (Certified Information Systems Auditor®) examination, with coverage of the 2016 CISA Job Practice Areas.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:30:03 -0400 an Advanced Server Infrastructure (70-414) path will teach you the skills and knowledge needed to design, implement, and maintain a server infrastructure. It will also help prepare you for Microsoft's 70-414 exam. Passing both the 70-413 and 70-414 exams will result in the MCSE: Server Infrastructure certification.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:28:40 -0400 with Windows Server 2016 (70-742) path focuses on installation and configuration of Active Directory Domain Services (AS DS) in Windows Server 2016. It also covers Group Policy implementation, Active Directory Certificate Services (AD CS), Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS), and Web Application proxy implementation. This path covers the objectives contained in Microsoft’s 70-742 exam. Before sitting for the 70-742 exam, we strongly recommend you pair your Pluralsight training with ample hands-on experience in a production environment. Whether you are preparing for the exam or simply want to increase your skill, this path will help get you there.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:28:24 -0400 Microsoft Azure Solutions (70-532) Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions certification validates technical expertise in designing, programming, implementing, automating, and monitoring Microsoft Azure solutions. This path helps prepare developers for both the 70-532 certification exam, along with skills required to work on real-world projects that involve building scalable and resilient applications on the Azure platform.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:28:08 -0400 and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 (70-345) certification exam 70-345 validates that an IT professional is skilled in the design, deployment, and administration of Exchange Server 2016. This path will prepare you for the exam by teaching you how to design Exchange Server 2016 solutions for real world scenarios, and use Exchange features to achieve business and technical goals. Exam 70-345 is an essential qualification for on-premises Exchange systems administrators, systems engineers, and solution architects.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:27:39 -0400 Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 (70-331) path will help prepare you for Microsoft Certification Exam 70-331: Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:27:21 -0400 Windows Devices (70-697) 10 is Microsoft’s most recent workstation operating system. It’s being used in homes and offices around the world. As the last major version of Windows, Windows 10 addresses many of the concerns users had with Windows 8, while delivering the stability of Windows 7 and even greater security. This path is designed for those wanting to prepare for Microsoft's 70-697 exam or those who'd like a deeper understanding of configuring Windows 10 in the enterprise.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:27:02 -0400 Server+ for a server-related certification? CompTIA Server+ is a great start. Our Server+ series aligns with the exam objectives and even adds onto them, providing you with valuable information that can further your career.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:26:48 -0400 Security+ (SY0-401) path is set to retire on July 31, 2018. Please visit our latest Security+ content [here]( Build a foundational knowledge of security with Pluralsight's CompTIA Security+ path. This series aligns with the CompTIA Security+ certification objectives and serves as preparation for the exam. This curriculum is CompTIA approved quality content and counts towards continuing educational units (CEU).Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:26:23 -0400 Project+ (PK0-004) Project+ PK0-004 is CompTIA’s newest version of this popular, entry-level project management certification. Project+ is recognized worldwide as a sign employees understand the principles of project management and are ready to apply those skills to lead project teams to success. According to CompTIA, project management ranks 3rd in desired IT specialty skills, and earning a Project+ certification can put applicants in line for more and higher-paying opportunities to lead projects.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:26:08 -0400 Network+ to learn basic networking skills? CompTIA's vendor-neutral Network+ is the best bet for beginners or those looking to refresh already existing knowledge. This path follows the certification's objectives in order to help you get ready for the exam. We highly suggest that you pair hands-on learning with our training. This curriculum is CompTIA approved quality content and counts towards continuing educational units (CEU).Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:25:53 -0400 Linux+ you are interested in increasing your foundational knowledge of Linux or if you’d like to review material for the CompTIA Linux+ certification, this path is for you. A CompTIA Linux+ certification demonstrates your skills and knowledge needed to successfully configure, manage, and troubleshoot Linux systems and provides a foundation for higher-level Linux certifications. To obtain this certification you must pass two exams: LX0-103 and LX0-104. When you earn the CompTIA Linux+, you can also earn your LPIC-1 certification by having your scores sent to LPI.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:25:38 -0400 Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) CAS-002 the CompTIA Advanced Security Practitioner (CASP) certification demonstrates knowledge of enterprise security, risk management, research and analysis, and integrating computing, communications, and business disciplines. It also validates technical knowledge and skills required to conceptualize, design, and engineer secure solutions in enterprise environments. Whether you'd like to increase your knowledge of enterprise security or you're preparing for the CAS-002 exam, this path will get you started.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:25:03 -0400 A+ CompTIA A+ certification is immensely popular and often essential to many entry-level positions in the IT world. The 220-901 and 220-902 exams are updated versions of the 220-801 and 220-802 exams, which will retire in August 2016. We highly suggest that you utilize a lab environment to allow hands-on learning in addition to using our courses for training and preparation. This curriculum is CompTIA approved quality content and counts towards continuing educational units (CEU).Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:24:48 -0400 Certified Entry Networking Technician (CCENT) CCENT is an industry standard certification that demonstrates competency in data networking operation, and the technical language used to describe it. To earn the CCENT certification, you must pass the Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices 1 (ICND1) exam. This path is based off of the ICND1 exam objectives, so this material can be used to prepare for the ICND1 exam or to simply learn the fundamentals of data networking. If you are serious about beginning a career in data networking or are trying to engage in more advanced aspects of data networking, earning the CCENT certification is an incredibly valuable resource that will help you build the credentials needed to demonstrate competency. After earning the CCENT credential, you can continue your training and complete the CCNA certification, as well.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:24:29 -0400 CCNP Routing and Switching Cisco CCNP Routing and Switching certification validates your skills in planning, implementing, verifying, and troubleshooting local and wide-area enterprise networks. To achieve the CCNP Routing and Switching certification, learners must pass three certification exams: ROUTE (300-101), SWITCH (300-115), and TSHOOT (300-135). This path will help prepare you to sit for these exams.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:24:15 -0400 CCNA Security (210-260) IINS CCNA Security is a Cisco certification that validates ones skills in the administration of Information Security Products such as Cisco IOS, Cisco ASA, and Layer 2 switches. This certification is recognized industry wide and is desired by network and security operation centers. It’s a natural path for those desiring to focus on the security side of data networking.Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:23:50 -0400 CCNA Routing and Switching CCNA is an industry standard certification that demonstrates competency in data networking operation. If you’re interested in a data networking career or wish to advance your current data networking career, obtaining your CCNA is a great way to create career opportunities for yourself. To earn the CCNA Routing and Switching designation, you must either pass both the 100-105 ICND1 Exam and the 200-105 ICND2 Exam or you must pass the 200-125 CCNA Composite Exam. This path, which contains 19 courses, is built using the Cisco CCNA exam objectives. The path starts with the most fundamental concepts to create a framework, which will be used to understand the more complex protocols presented later in the path. Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:23:14 -0400, Configuring, and Managing Citrix XenDesktop 7.15 LTSR learning path covers the Citrix XenDesktop and XenApp platform, focusing specifically on XenDesktop/XenApp 7.15 LTSR (Long Term Service Release). The seven courses in this learning path discuss the topics and tasks associated with deploying a highly-available and production-ready Citrix XenDesktop environment. These courses are further designed to assist in preparing for the exams associated with CCA-V (1Y0-203) and CCP-V (1Y0-311) certifications.Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:56:51 -0400 Analytics for Developers Analytics is a data driven software solution used to track the performance of web properties and mobile applications. It’s important because brands need accurate data to make strategic business decisions. Adobe Analytics is used by marketers and analysts to gain real-time customer intelligence. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 20:34:26 -0400 CIPTV1 (300-070) for CCNP Collaboration series of courses prepares the learner for implementing a Cisco Collaboration solution at a single-site environment. These courses focus primarily on Cisco Unified Communications Manager Version 11.5, which is the call-routing and signaling component for the Cisco Collaboration solution. The extensive hands-on demonstrations throughout the courses help learners to perform post-installation tasks, configure Cisco Unified Communications Manager, implement MGCP and H.323, SIP trunks, Cisco Session Border Controllers, and build dial plans to place single site on-cluster and off-cluster calling for voice and video. Learners will also implement media resources, create audio and video conferencing using Cisco IOS routers, Cisco Unified Communications Manager, Cisco TelePresence Server and Cisco TelePresence Conductor, and use QoS policies to prioritize voice, video, data, and other IP traffic used within the Cisco Collaboration solution network. Fri, 09 Mar 2018 16:46:18 -0500 is an object-oriented programming language that was first developed by Bjarne Stroustrup. It was originally created to be an extension of the C language, which is a middle-level language, and these roots are still present today. C++ can be developed in the object-oriented style, or in the C-style, making it a truly hybrid language. This path will take you from the very basics of programming using C++ and will vault you forward into creating rich applications for the Windows operating system. You can also create platform independent desktop applications in C++ using either the Qt or Cinder frameworks. Those courses are in our library but not listed on this path.Thu, 08 Mar 2018 23:13:19 -0500 CICD (210-060) for CCNA Collaboration courses in this path cover Cisco Unified Communications solutions. This includes administrator and end-user interfaces, telephony and mobility features, and Cisco UC solutions maintenance. Additionally, this learning path will prepare the learner for the Cisco CICD 210-060 certification exam, one of two exams required for the CCNA Collaboration certification.Thu, 08 Mar 2018 15:26:36 -0500 Target Target is a powerful utility that allows marketers to optimize and personalize their website, often drastically increasing conversion. To optimize, marketers simply provide variations of experiences on the website, and Target will segment users into test groups, maintain the differing experience, and report back on resulting behavior. Personalization and content recommendations work similarly, but by targeting specific groups of users to serve specific items from as large and a content pool as you wish. This path will teach you everything you need to know to get your site started on the path toward optimization.Mon, 05 Mar 2018 16:24:54 -0500 Networks Certified Associate – Junos (JNCIA-Junos) JN0-102 courses in this path cover all of the entry-level skills and knowledge that you’ll need to get started with Juniper Networks. You’ll cover basics of the Juniper Networks Junos OS, networking fundamentals, and basic routing and switching. By the end of this path, you’ll have covered the concepts and objectives necessary for taking the Juniper Networks Certified Associate – Junos (JNCIA-Junos) JN0-102 exam. Completing this path will help you prepare for the exam and get yourself started in the world of Juniper Networks.Sun, 04 Mar 2018 15:37:30 -0500 Certified Design Professional (CCDP) path will teach you techniques for planning and design for Cisco-based networks. This includes addressing and routing design, campus and WAN network design, data centers, and security and network services. Upon completing this path, you will have the tools necessary to design modular, scalable, secure, and highly available networks. In addition, this path covers the necessary objectives for the three required exams that are part of CCDP certification, 300-101, 300-115, and 300-320. The first two of these are also part of the CCNP Routing and Switching track.Wed, 28 Feb 2018 16:15:40 -0500 Directory Administration Directory (AD) is a centralized Windows OS directory service that automates network management of user data, security, and distributed resources. In this path, you will learn about the implementation of Active Directory Domain Services in Windows Server 2016, how to manage and maintain Active Directory Domain Services, and how to implement Active Directory Certificate Services.Tue, 27 Feb 2018 16:33:53 -0500 Maintenance Fundamentals is a great starting point for learners who are interested in entry-level IT professional concepts and skills. This path is vendor-neutral and covers installing, maintaining, customizing, and operating personal computers. Mon, 26 Feb 2018 15:18:19 -0500 is the most widely deployed language in the world. Whether you’re interested in writing front-end client side code, back-end code for servers, or even game development, you’ll be able to accomplish all of this and more with JavaScript. This learning path includes JavaScript tutorials for both the new programmer looking to get started and the advanced web developer wanting to solidify and enhance their skills.Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:10:55 -0500 Game Dev Courses: Fundamentals development is a challenging and rewarding experience, so to make it easier, we have created Swords and Shovels to prepare you for the journey ahead. Unity has so much to offer game developers today, all you have to do is harness that power. This Unity Authorized skill path will teach you the essential tools and skills used to create fantastic games in Unity. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 22:22:39 -0500 is a Javascript library, developed in 2013 by Jordan Walke of Facebook. You’ll find React is both very popular (it’s the 5th most starred JS library on GitHub) and used on major sites including on Facebook, Netflix, and Khan Academy. You’ll love the flexibility of using React with your favorite web technologies (except for jQuery!), and this path will take you from the fundamentals all the way up to building full apps with custom styling. Tue, 20 Feb 2018 17:13:37 -0500 Certified Design Associate (CCDA) path covers everything you need to know about network design, focusing on design methodologies and objectives, addressing and routing protocols, and network expansion considerations within wireless networks. Additionally, this path will help you prepare for the 200-310 DESGN exam as you look to obtain CCDA certification.Tue, 13 Feb 2018 13:36:32 -0500 is the most commonly used language for leveraging the .NET Framework. As such, learning C# is a springboard to creating enterprise systems, desktop applications, websites and mobile applications. The goal of this learning path is to take you from having little to no experience with C# to understanding how to leverage the language's advanced features and how it works on the CLR.Mon, 12 Feb 2018 17:12:58 -0500® Exam Prep technology initiatives continue to grow larger and more complex than a single project can deliver, organizations now need the ability to manage a tightly coupled set of projects that work in concert to deliver the large-scale outcomes that organizations need. Throughout this path, you will learn how to identify the outcomes that will yield the most value to your organization and how to properly plan the program that is most likely to deliver those outcomes. You will also learn how to ensure your program’s successful execution, how to help your entire program team work together successfully, as well as how to respond when things don’t go as planned. Finally, you will learn how to ensure that the outcomes and benefits that your program delivers for your organization continue long after delivery. This learning path will help prepare you for the PMI® Program Management Professional (PgMP)® certification.Tue, 06 Feb 2018 18:12:01 -0500 is an open-source operating system maintained by Google that runs on over 80% of all mobile handsets today. Android provides an adaptive app framework that allows you to provide unique resources for different device configurations. Apps are developed using the Java language in tandem with the Android SDK. This path will start you out with the basics of Android and Android studio, before fine-tuning your skills to make beautiful and functional apps. For those interested, we have the [Associate Android Developer]( learning path to facilitate preparation for the exam.Mon, 05 Feb 2018 17:03:58 -0500 Maintenance Fundamentals path will take you through the basics and fundamentals of server maintenance and administration. From start to finish you’ll cover the key concepts of server planning, use, maintenance, and security. By the end of this path, you’ll have a foundational understanding of the key concepts and components of server maintenance.Thu, 01 Feb 2018 20:24:44 -0500 EE Foundations Java Enterprise Edition (Java EE) is a Java platform built on top of the Java Standard Edition (Java SE). It provides a Runtime environment and an API. Java EE is the popular platform if you wish to build large-scale, multi-tiered, scalable, and reliable network applications. As part of the Java ecosystem, Java EE comes with additional development tools, deployment technologies, and class libraries. This learning path will start you on your journey to developing applications with Java EE.Thu, 01 Feb 2018 19:15:12 -0500 Azure for Developers path is intended for those who would like to learn about Azure services and practices that will enable you to build scalable, highly available and performant applications. This path will demonstrate how to leverage Azure for common capabilities and plumbing, so that you can focus on building things that matter.Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:54:00 -0500 Awareness for Business Professionals (hackers) will try many different methods to convince you to provide information that will help them steal money, data, and intellectual property from you and your company. Common everyday communication such as email, websites, and phone calls could potentially be a trick to lure you to exposing information or installing malicious software. In this series, you will learn how to protect your business and yourself by gaining knowledge of cyber-attacks. Learn to identify the attack and how to stop from falling victim. You will also learn how to be more proactive in avoiding these types of attacks and who to notify if one is detected. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:20:58 -0500 Management using Docker represent a higher-density kind of "virtualization" that can meet the needs of certain scenarios better than traditional hypervisors. Here you'll learn everything you need to know about Docker, the gold standard in container management across platforms.Mon, 08 Jan 2018 19:00:58 -0500 Associate Android Developer (AAD) Associate Android Developer Certification from Google is a performance-based exam focused on demonstrating competency and skill in the tasks Android developers most frequently perform. This path will help you prepare for the Associate Android Developer Certification exam and provide you with a strong foundation in the skills necessary to work effectively as an Android developer.Wed, 03 Jan 2018 15:12:09 -0500 Design Graphic Designer must correctly use typography, imagery, composition, layout, and color to solve visual communication problems. Common uses of graphic design include identity (logos and branding), publications (magazines, newspapers and books), print advertisements, posters, billboards, website graphics and elements, signs and product packaging. For example, a product package might include a logo or other artwork, organized text and pure design elements such as images, shapes and color which unify the piece.Wed, 20 Dec 2017 17:41:13 -0500 vSphere® 6.5 Foundations to dive into the realm of virtualization? Pluralsight's VMware vSphere® 6.5 Foundations path will help you develop the essential skills needed to navigate other VMware tracks, from Data Center Virtualization (DCV) to Desktop and Mobility (DTM), while preparing you for the 2V0-602 exam.Mon, 18 Dec 2017 16:28:00 -0500 Effects CC learning path will take you through the entire process of learning After Effects.Mon, 18 Dec 2017 15:27:58 -0500 Experience Manager for Developers Experience Manager is a marketing software used to create and manage the content of rich responsive web experiences. It’s important because it allows businesses to manage all sites on a single platform, increasing efficiency, reducing QA time and other complexities. AEM is used by Content Managers, Business Marketing Managers, Content Authors and Digital Marketers. Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:57:25 -0500 for Hackers and Developers for Hackers and Developers lays the foundation for anyone interesting in creating secure software and systems, or anyone interesting in hacking computer systems. Upon completion of this path, you will have learned how to discover, analyze, fix, as well as exploit vulnerabilities. Join Dr. DeMott on this cyber security learning journey, and help make your projects and networks safer. Mon, 11 Dec 2017 23:04:18 -0500 Management and Information Systems Control path provides foundational knowledge of the process of information systems risk management. The process of risk management is used in establishing an information security framework. Use this path to learn more about IT risk and how it relates to your company, or use it to prepare for the ISACA® CRISC™ (Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control™) exam, with coverage of the 2015 CRISC™ Job Practice Areas.Mon, 11 Dec 2017 23:03:47 -0500 Hacking (CEH Prep) to the world of ethical hacking. This series will teach you the basic concepts, techniques, concerns, tools and technologies involved in ethical hacking. The courses in this path are aligned to v9.Mon, 11 Dec 2017 23:03:11 -0500 Azure Solutions Architect to design solutions that run in Microsoft Azure! In this path, you’ll learn about the fundamentals of cloud architecture, how to plan solutions that run in Microsoft Azure, and how to select the right services for compute, network, storage, and security to meet your business requirements.Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:58:30 -0500 Campaign v6.1 Campaign v6.1 is marketing automation software used to orchestrate cross-channel campaigns. It’s important because marketers can create personalized experiences for each of their customers. Adobe Campaign is used by marketing professionals across a wide variety of industries and businesses.Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:11:01 -0500 on Oracle Cloud: The Big Picture IS DevOps? What capabilities are needed to begin implementing DevOps-style practices in your own projects? And, when working in the Oracle Cloud Platform, what specific capabilities, tools, and technologies are provided to support a DevOps approach? This Skill Path will not only introduce you to DevOps as an IT philosophy, but move into the specific abilities you’ll need in order to begin working in a DevOps fashion - and map those abilities to specific tools and technologies available in the Oracle Cloud Platform.Wed, 06 Dec 2017 17:12:47 -0500 and Mindfulness for Technologists it or hate it, working in an office environment usually means interacting with many different personalities. Understanding different personality types and being able to handle interpersonal relationships judiciously and empathetically can contribute to a friendlier and more productive workplace. Sharpen your interpersonal skills with this path, where you'll learn about emotional intelligence, how to determine your strengths using personality tests, and how to navigate company culture.Fri, 01 Dec 2017 14:34:02 -0500 Storage+ storage skills? Look no further! Our CompTIA Storage+ series will walk you through the storage technologies you need to know for the exam. This curriculum is CompTIA approved quality content and counts towards continuing educational units (CEU).Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:41:46 -0500 Microsoft Networks this path, you’ll learn the essential skills for managing Microsoft networks. You’ll begin with learning the basics of Windows Server networking, including DNS and DHCP implementation, IP Address Management, and core networking practices. You’ll then move on to managing remote access and connectivity, including getting a handle on DirectAccess. You’ll finally move into more advanced topics such as high-performance network solutions and software-defined networking. By the end of this path, you’ll have the skills you need to manage Microsoft networks like a pro.Thu, 16 Nov 2017 21:10:49 -0500 for Creative Professionals is a software program used by many creative professionals, such as Designers, Illustrators, Marketing Creatives, Photographers, Concept Artists, and Hobbyists. This path starts with the basic features and takes you through the advanced features of Photoshop.Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:53:47 -0500 CC for Creative Professionals this learning path, you’ll start to master Illustrator by working on some practical examples. You’ll then move onto more specific projects teaching some of the most core skills an Illustrator user needs to know. By the end of these courses, you’ll not only be confident in your technical use of Illustrator, but you’ll have also picked up a lot of theory and technique for design and illustration.Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:49:34 -0500 is an interpreted object-oriented programming language. It is open source, so the interpreter and source are freely available and distributable in binary form. Python has many built-in high-level data structures and utilizes dynamic typing and binding, making it an excellent choice for both scripting and application development. Programming in Python can be extremely quick and productive owing to the lack of a compilation step as well as the built-in debugger (also written in Python). This fast edit-test-debug cycle is one of the main draws for programmers who wish to develop in Python, while others are drawn to the active and passionate Python community. This path will take you from the basics of the Python language all the way up to working with web frameworks and programming a Raspberry Pi.Wed, 01 Nov 2017 15:52:29 -0400 Server Management this path, you’ll learn the essential skills for managing Windows Server. You’ll begin with learning the basics of installing Windows Server. You’ll then move on to managing and monitoring Windows Server, implementing Windows Server distributed networking services, and securing your environment. By the end of this path, you’ll have the skills you need to manage Windows Server like a pro.Wed, 01 Nov 2017 15:48:12 -0400 Your Technology Career that you've landed your dream tech job, it's time to think about what your professional development path may look like. This path is intended to provide practical advice for starting, maintaining, growing, and owning your technology career.Wed, 25 Oct 2017 17:38:40 -0400 Microsoft Resources with System Center 2016 - Operations Manager (SCOM) Center Operations Manager, also known as SCOM or OpsMgr, is an enterprise monitoring tool that deeply instruments servers and services in the datacenter. SCOM 2016’s monitoring can alert on performance, misconfigurations, and even behaviors that suggest an outage may be imminent. Courses in this path start with setup and installation, continue through the monitoring of Windows Server 2016, and conclude with the extra steps in monitoring web applications and Azure resources.Wed, 25 Oct 2017 15:27:06 -0400 DevOps is an IT management philosophy that seeks to improve and speed up the delivery of software and services to users. While Developers have adopted frameworks such as Agile to enable rapid "sprints" of software development, IT Operations has typically lagged in their ability to safely deploy the results of these "sprints." DevOps proposes to improve the situation by removing the silos between IT teams, and adopting a product-centric approach that emphasizes automation and tooling to speed up, and make more safe, the mechanical tasks of testing and deploying software. DevOps often necessitates serious cultural changes in an organization, and benefits from the use of specialized tools that help to implement its many techniques and approaches. DevOps seeks to reduce time to delivery, enabling IT teams to rapidly evolve their software in short bursts, and quickly deploy those into production. Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:53:59 -0400 as a Service (IaaS) using Microsoft Azure path guides learners through all the key Microsoft Azure areas related to infrastructure solutions including storage, networking and compute. These skills are used as the foundation to enable automation and scaling of resources through to architecting highly available solutions in Azure and even using Azure as a DR service for on-premises services. Any IT administrator or architect looking to evaluate or use Azure infrastructure services will benefit from this path.Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:30:29 -0400 the Scrum Framework Scrum Framework is the leading choice of teams desiring an agile approach for the way they work. Teams using the Scrum Framework see a higher rate of successful deliveries, reduced risk, and products that better fit their end users' needs. The creators of Scrum designed the framework to have the right balance of guidance for those teams who are just getting started with agile as well as freedom for those teams who already have their feet wet and are looking to further optimize their process. For this reason, the Scrum Framework remains the dominant choice of agile methodologies and, as its popularity has only grown in recent years, it's showing no signs of slowing down. If your team is considering an agile approach to how they work, then this path is the ideal choice. Mon, 09 Oct 2017 16:11:27 -0400 is a JavaScript runtime that uses a non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight, efficient and very popular among JavaScript developers who also need to write server-side code. If you need any proof that Node.js can help scale your application, look no further than examples likes Netflix, PayPal and Uber, which currently using Node.js to deliver fast, scalable and reliable solutions.Wed, 27 Sep 2017 22:15:36 -0400 for Technologists careers require more than just being knowledgeable in a particular tech field. Technologists must also possess excellent communication skills. This path is intended to provide practical advice for improving your verbal, written, remote & team communications, as well as your visual communications.Wed, 27 Sep 2017 14:30:58 -0400 Developer on Microsoft Azure you a .NET developer looking at developing applications in the cloud? This path is for developers and architects who need to come up to speed quickly on Microsoft Azure. In this path, we'll see how to plan, build, and deploy applications and APIs into Microsoft Azure. We'll see how to automate the cloud to achieve continuous deployment of our systems, and focus on the features of Azure that allow us to build scalable, resilient systems that can recover from disasters. From App Services and software containers to Redis Cache and Service Fabric, these courses will give you the fundamental knowledge you need to start working confidently with Microsoft Azure.Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:57:22 -0400 Developer on Microsoft Azure path focuses on the primary features and services of Microsoft Azure to use when developing and deploying Node.js applications. Beginning with an exploration of the Azure infrastructure, you'll then cover multiple options to deploy Node apps into Azure. You’ll see how to automate the cloud to achieve continuous deployment of those applications, and explore multiple features to make them scalable, resilient, and secure. From App Services and software containers to Redis Cache and Content Delivery Networks, these courses will give you the fundamental knowledge you need to evaluate, design, build and deploy your Node applications in Microsoft Azure.Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:57:03 -0400 Azure Administrator to master the core principles of operating a Microsoft Azure-based cloud infrastructure? This learning path is for any technology professional who wants to be involved in the operation and administration of Azure-based solutions and infrastructure. You will learn the fundamentals of implementing, monitoring, and maintaining Microsoft Azure solutions, including major services related to Compute, Storage, Network, and Security. By the end of this learning path, you will be able to implement, monitor, and manage the most commonly used Microsoft Azure services and components, as configured for the most common use cases.Mon, 25 Sep 2017 16:56:22 -0400 is a DBMS, or database management system. It is developed, supported and distributed by Oracle, but since it is open-source it is freely available to anyone under the GPL. MySQL databases are relational, meaning that the data is split up between tables. MySQL is very fast and lightweight so you can run it alongside your other applications on a desktop or laptop. It can also be scaled up to take advantage of all the CPU power and memory available on a dedicated machine. MySQL is constantly being updated and developed to include a wide array of useful and rich functions. This path will guide you through the basics of SQL and introduce MySQL relational databases, and by the end you'll be confident in creating and administering your very own database.Sat, 16 Sep 2017 21:34:27 -0400 Core Skills is a full-featured 3D sculpting and illustration application used widely in the media and entertainment industry. It is used to create highly detailed models and textures for concepts and production models. ZBrush is essential for working modelers, especially those in film and games. ZBrush is a vital tool for anyone who wants to create highly-detailed character or environment models. It fits into any production pipeline and offers a wide array of creative and time-saving tools. This path covers the core ZBrush skills you need to know to build a strong sculpting foundation and enhance your overall modeling workflow.Fri, 08 Sep 2017 17:37:06 -0400 Dynamics Core Skills skill path is designed to take you from the end of the [Maya: Core Skills]( skill path into a tightly focused study of building common visual effects elements for television and film using Autodesk’s Maya. This path will help build a strong foundation for working with the major dynamics systems of this extremely robust application.Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:34:52 -0400 Core Skills gives you the power to drive innovation. With millions of users around the world, SOLIDWORKS has proven to be a market leader in 3D mechanical design and engineering. Create sophisticated part and assembly designs quickly and efficiently using powerful, easy-to-use software. This assessment tests your knowledge on the core skills you need to design using SOLIDWORKS. Find out how your knowledge compares to others in the industry, then skill up with Pluralsight courses focused on the topics that will give you the greatest benefit. Becoming an expert in SOLIDWORKS will give you the skills you need to succeed and bring your products to market faster! To Learn more about SOLIDWORKS, visit their [website](, 14 Jul 2017 14:57:10 -0400