All posts by Eryn Branham

AWS Discovery Day

AWS Discovery Day on May 26, 2022

Date:  Thursday, May 26th Time: 1:00 – 4:00 PM ET No Cost to Attend Intended Audience:  Business leaders and IT-technical professionals Learners who want to learn about basic cloud concepts, AWS Cloud terminology, and AWS core services Get an official introduction to AWS from Layer 8 Training – one of the only organizations authorized to deliver […]

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Citrix Update | No Exam Needed to Upgrade Your Active Citrix Associate-level Certification to Professional

  Information originally posted by Citrix | Blogs Achieving certification is a big deal. Certifications validate your knowledge and skills and are important for your career and your IT organization. That’s why, effective March 29, 2022, and for a limited time, you can upgrade your current active CCA-V to a CCP-V or CCA-AppDS to a CCP-AppDS […]

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Renew Your Expired Citrix Certification Without Taking or Passing an Exam

Information originally posted by Citrix | Blogs Citrix Education has announced a change to their Recertification Program, which today allows those with active certifications to recertify by attending an instructor-led or virtual instructor-led course. They are expanding this program to cover EXPIRED certifications effective March 29, 2022, until September 30, 2022*. The certifications listed below are eligible […]

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Layer 8 Training joins AWS Training Partner Program to deliver AWS Cloud Skills Training to IT Professionals in North America

Layer 8 Training is pleased to be working with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to deliver AWS Instructor-led training to learners in North America. Layer 8 Training has joined the AWS Training Partner Program, which enables AWS Authorized Instructors to deliver training developed by AWS. As cloud technologies continue to help organizations transform their businesses at […]

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New Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops Release Offers a Host of New Benefits for Users and Administrators

The new Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops release, now available to Citrix customers worldwide, expands on the 2019 release with new features, enhancements, and capabilities that will benefit nearly every segment of the enterprise. Deployment New capabilities to optimize the hybrid cloud include rapid deployment to cloud and on-prem at scale. PVS for Azure provides […]

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New Features in Check Point Quantum R81.x

The Check Point Quantum R81.10 release provides a myriad of updated functions and capabilities in the kernel operating system. From a purely “management” aspect, several key features have been rolled out in the Smart Console making the job of an administrator more efficient and straightforward. The below three enhancements may stand out for administrators, but […]

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Citrix ADC Training: 6 Must-Haves for Deploying Apps in Hybrid Environments

  The world is moving to hybrid and multi-cloud architectures that offer tantalizing benefits for IT teams. But to truly reap the benefits, you must solve the challenges of deploying apps to these diverse environments. In addition, many organizations are identifying the need for an application delivery controller (ADC) along with a management and orchestration […]

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How to Create a Hybrid Cloud Blueprint with Citrix Training for SD-WAN

  As your organization moves applications to the cloud, you’ll want to ensure that your networks are fully prepared for this exciting evolution. If your networks are not optimized for virtual desktops, it can result in a bad user experience, degrade performance, and add latency. Citrix SD-WAN is purpose-built to optimize cloud, SaaS, and virtual […]

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Power Your Migration to Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops on Microsoft Azure with Citrix Training

  Today, organizations are looking for technology solutions that enable flexibility and choice in the work environment. With budget constraints as a primary driver, IT leaders are taking more key workloads to the cloud. Together, Citrix and Microsoft are helping organizations chart a cost-effective, secure, and optimized cloud journey. Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops on […]