Free Win Server 2003 Skills Assessment

By Lisa Vaas  |  Posted 2003-03-28 Print this article Print

Microsoft has posted a free online skills assessment for IT professionals to determine what training they'll need to be ready for the new platform.

Coinciding with Microsoft Corp.s announcement that Windows Server 2003 has been released to manufacturing, the company on Friday posted online a free skills assessment for IT professionals to determine what training theyll need to be ready for the new platform. Online Microsoft Skills Assessment for Microsoft Windows Server 2003 lets IT workers compare their skills with software implementation requirements. The assessment delivers an evaluation that includes a personalized learning plan. The plan identifies specific areas for study and suggested resources for increasing knowledge, including such products as Microsoft Official Curriculum and Microsoft Press titles. For the online evaluation, click here. For a list of Windows Server 2003 titles from Microsoft Press, click here.
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Lisa Vaas is News Editor/Operations for and also serves as editor of the Database topic center. Since 1995, she has also been a Webcast news show anchorperson and a reporter covering the IT industry. She has focused on customer relationship management technology, IT salaries and careers, effects of the H1-B visa on the technology workforce, wireless technology, security, and, most recently, databases and the technologies that touch upon them. Her articles have appeared in eWEEK's print edition, on, and in the startup IT magazine PC Connection. Prior to becoming a journalist, Vaas experienced an array of eye-opening careers, including driving a cab in Boston, photographing cranky babies in shopping malls, selling cameras, typography and computer training. She stopped a hair short of finishing an M.A. in English at the University of Massachusetts in Boston. She earned a B.S. in Communications from Emerson College. She runs two open-mic reading series in Boston and currently keeps bees in her home in Mashpee, Mass.

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