Tutorials

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Apple iWork 2013

Apple iWork 2013 represents the biggest update to this popular productivity suite in recent years. This version brings a unified interface and features set to OS X and iOS, allowing you to work across all platforms without compromising efficiency. This VTC course explores Pages, Numbers, and Keynote through real world examples and workflow demonstrations. Author Sam McGuire shows you how to use iWork in a business / educational setting and will prepare you to get the most out of this suite.

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Hibernate Java

This course is designed to introduce you to Hibernate Object Relational Mapping Framework. Hibernate is one of the most widely used ORM frameworks in the industry. It provides all the benefits of an ORM solution and implements the Java Persistence API (JPA) defined in the Enterprise JavaBeans (EJB) specification. You will learn about Core application programing interfaces for Hibernate (Session, Transaction, Query, EntityManager, SessionFactory, Annotations). Learn techniques for creating efficient object/relational mappings with Hibernate and Mapping inheritance and polymorphic relationships. Create effective data-driven Spring applications with Hibernate. Configure Hibernate in the context of a Spring application Leverage the Spring Framework to facilitate Hibernate session, transaction and exception management Using queries: HQL, criteria API

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Spring MVC

The Spring MVC Framework is poised to become one of the most popular MVC frameworks in the next decade because it makes development work faster and more flexible. This VTC course reviews the primary Spring concepts IoC and DI. Then, through real-world development, author David Saenz will demonstrate how to customize control flow with ViewResolvers and Controllers, bind and validate using Property Editors and the new JSR-303, and process forms through Form Controllers. The course will also cover Spring MVC and Ajax development as well as NoSQL Database integration with a CRUD-based Spring MVC Application. If you want to learn how to use the flexibility and power of Spring MVC to develop cutting-edge web applications, this is the course for you.

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Android 4.4 - KitKat

Android is the world's most popular mobile operating system, with KitKat being the most exciting release yet. This course is designed to take beginners, who are new to the mobile space or migrating from another ecosystem, and familiarize them with all the basic tools and features Android provides. First, we will overview how to use your device, including gestures, keyboard usage and quick system preferences. Next, we will dive into more detailed system settings so you can customize accessibility and a host of other features. After that, the series will overview how to use a handful of built-in apps as well as learn how to add third party apps using a couple different methods. Finally, we will learn how to root a Nexus 7, unlocking its potential, which is a template you can apply to your own Android devices.

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Maxon Cinema 4D 15

Maxon Cinema 4D, one of the leading 3D content creation applications, provides users the power to create compelling models and animations. Now with improved MoText typography controls, an enhanced bevel system, more accurate render engine, and more powerful sculpting toolset, this version, r15, can handle any task you need for your workflow. In this VTC course, you will learn how to navigate the interface and 3D space, create and sculpt 3D objects, paint and apply textures onto UV maps, work with spline and MoText typography, create and use lights and cameras, and how to build basic animations and deformations. And much more! Longtime author and professional animator, Dwayne Ferguson (Mutant League TV series), will really show you how to utilize this program to its full advantage.

Microsoft
Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise Desktop Support Technician (70-685)

Achieving certification on the Windows operating system can help you reach your goals. In today's increasingly complex and demanding IT environment, a Windows certification helps prove to customers and employers that you have the technical skills necessary to do the job. In this VTC course, Mark Long takes you through the topics you need to know to prepare for Microsoft's Windows 7, Enterprise Desktop Support Technician Exam 70-685. This exam is part of Microsoft's MCSA: Windows 7 certification.

MasterClass
MasterClass! - Microsoft Excel 2013: Pivot Tables

Lauri Sowa helps you master the power of Microsoft's Pivot Tables. She begins with what you'll need to know to display your data in a simple form and continues through all the features and complexities that make pivots so powerful. You will learn about formatting, design, and adding formulas and calculations. This VTC MasterClass! course focuses on the skills required to turn complex data into a readable and understandable format with pivots. Learn how to filter, customize, and interact with pivots while applying all the new features including the powerful addition of PowerPivot. Click on the movie links below to begin learning today.

* VTC MasterClass! and QuickStart! courses are available only to registered VTC Online University members.

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iOS 7

iOS is one of the most popular mobile operating systems on the market. Its easy-to-use and lightweight infrastructure makes writing messages, sending email, making phone calls, and streaming media a breeze. With the introduction of iOS 7, Apple has stepped up their game with a host of new features including a new graphical interface. This seven hour course is designed for both beginners and existing iOS users who are looking to learn about version 7's new features, along with a crash course on how to use the operating system. Each lesson is standalone, allowing you to pick and choose which topic you want to learn about. By the time you finish this course, you will have a strong understanding of not only all the new iOS 7 features, but also how to set privacy settings, customize notifications, sync mailboxes, and much more!

Certified
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) v8 (Exam 312-50)

Veteran VTC instructor Bobby Rogers guides security professionals through an in-depth review of the Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) v8 exam (312-50). This course provides step-by-step demonstrations of the different methods and tools needed to master the exam, as well as the concepts and knowledge a professional ethical hacker needs for the real world. The course covers all areas tested on the exam, including system hacking, network attacks, web application hacking, and cryptography. Click on the movie links below to begin learning today.

Microsoft
Microsoft Windows 7 Configuration (Exam 70-680)

Getting certified on the Windows operating system can help you extend and reach your career goals. In today's increasingly complex IT environment, a Windows certification helps prove to customers and employers that you have the technical skills necessary to do the job. The MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate) on Windows 7 is a great place to start. Achieving an MCSA: Windows 7 means that you have proven knowledge and expertise on the number one client operating system in the world. In this VTC course, author Mark Long brings 20+ years of experience with Microsoft technologies along to help you understand the features and functionalities of Windows Server 2012 from the standpoint of preparing for the MCSA certification exam 70-680 Windows 7 Configuring. Click on the movie links below to begin learning today.

MCSE
MCSE: SharePoint Solutions Expert Bundle

Earning an MCSE: SharePoint certification will qualify you for a job as systems or network analyst. Here are the required exams:

MCSA: Windows Server 2012
Core Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 (Exam 70-331)
Advanced Solutions of Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 (Exam 70-332)


Gain recognition for your expertise in SharePoint!

MCTS
MCTS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Bundle

The MCTS: Microsoft SharePoint 2010 certification validates an in-depth technical knowledge and skills in using the various features and functionality of key technology areas in Microsoft SharePoint Server. It is comprised of two exams:

Microsoft SharePoint 2010 (Exam 70-667)
Microsoft SharePoint 2010 (Exam 70-573)


With over 16 hours training, Mark Long helps you prepare to pass these essential MCTS Microsoft SharePoint 2010 exams.