Data Quality Services in SQL Server 2012

Introduction Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Data Quality Services (DQS) is a powerful tool that can help your IT teams (especially QA and testers) … [Read more...]

Quick Analysis Tools in Excel 2013

Notes from the “Office Guy” at Directions Training: This month I’m going to continue exploring some of the new features found in Microsoft Excel … [Read more...]

Windows 8.1 (Blue)

One of Directions Training’s Microsoft training experts wanted you to know… There’s a new version of Windows 8 in the works, Windows 8.1 or Blue. … [Read more...]

Unsaved Saved Work

One of Directions Training’s Microsoft Applications Instructors wanted you to know… So you're using one of the Microsoft Office 2010 or 2013 … [Read more...]

SCCM 2012

One of Directions Training’s Microsoft Technical training experts wanted you to know… In a recent Microsoft SCCM 2012 delivery, I was asked about … [Read more...]

PowerPivot for Excel

One sheet in Microsoft Excel has a limit of 1,048,576 rows, but you may have millions of rows of data. So what do you do now? You can download the … [Read more...]

Windows Phone 8 Power Management Tips

One of Directions Training’s Microsoft Technical training experts wanted you to know… I recently purchased a Windows 8 phone, the Nokia 810 model … [Read more...]

Top 2 Reasons to Get or Upgrade Your Windows Server 2012 MCSA or MCSE Certification

Every week, typically on Friday, one of our instructors gives a talk about certification study strategies. Every Friday, he gets the same question: is … [Read more...]

Deploying Windows Using WDS

When it comes to deploying Windows based servers and clients there are many products on the market that are proven performers with relatively short … [Read more...]