EMEA Partner Conference 2012 In Review

by Jessica Benton (Red Hat)

Istanbul, Turkey, 8-9 November

Over 100 attendees gathered together this November for Red Hat’s 2012 EMEA Training Partner Conference, taking over Istanbul’s Elite World Hotel. Partners and individuals from South Africa to Finland to Morocco to Russia and all points in between shared experiences and learned new ways to train and certify IT professionals, and how to optimize the customer experience. Those in attendance were partners and individuals that help us deliver training throughout Europe and the world, including Certified Training Partners (CTPs), Delivery Partners, Contractor Instructors, and Training Resellers and Distributors.

The week included presentations covering such topics as industry trends, quality approaches of Red Hat courses and various Red Hat offerings, including virtual training, new courses, and certifications, as well as a keynote from Werner Knoblich, VP and General Manager of Red Hat EMEA. Attendees were also able to share best practices with one another through numerous business and technical sessions, which included sales and marketing topics for reseller and CTP attendees, as well as middleware and infrastructure topics.

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Favorites for the week

by Mike Randall (Red Hat)

Below are links to some pages and articles we found this week and really liked.

Red Hat
Taste of Training: Managing software on a RHEL system, RedHat
The business value of open source software, ServicesSpeak
Red Hat Linux born on Halloween, InternetNews
Red Hat Enterprise Linux achieves top security certification, NetSecurity
Red Hat CloudForms: Delivering managed flexibility for the cloud, InfoWorld
Facebook, AMD, Red Hat, Canonical partner for ARM push, BitTech

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Favorites for the week

by Mike Randall (Red Hat)

Below are links to some pages and articles we found this week and really liked.

Red Hat
Individual exam sessions now available in Dallas, Raleigh, RedHat
The evolution of operational efficiency, ServicesSpeak
Red Hat Challenge announced for Asian students, Softpedia
Red Hat integrates SAP applications as part of JBoss way, CBR
Open Stack gets integrated into Red Hat, InternetNews

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Favorites for the week

by Mike Randall (Red Hat)

Below are links to some pages and articles we found this week and really liked.

Red Hat
Red Hat Online Learning allows professionals flexible training options, RedHat
JB348 Tips and Tricks, ServicesSpeak
Red Hat to change JBoss name for community version, ComputerWorld
Monthly Facebook contest, RedHat
Red Hat execs share roadmaps for open source SOA, BPM, integration at 4-day online event, IntegrationDeveloperNews

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