Pluralsight HubPluralsight Hub RSS Feed essential skills for Android developers mobile web developers on Android, foundations in skills like interactivity, UI, notifications and security are key. Get the full list of essential skills. Mon, 15 Jul 2019 22:35:00 +0000 vs. Kanban: Which is right for your teams? it comes down to two of the most popular forms of Agile, deciding which to use can be a real head-scratcher. Our quick guide can help. Tue, 09 Jul 2019 12:00:00 +0000 LIVE agenda guide your Pluralsight LIVE agenda just got easier. Tell us what your area of interest is—software development, AI/ML/data, security or leadership—and we’ll recommend a few can’t-miss sessions.Tue, 09 Jul 2019 11:15:00 +0000 steps for implementing a DevSecOps strategy—and succeeding at it DevSecOps into your organization with these five crucial steps.Mon, 08 Jul 2019 19:45:00 +0000 ways to build skills for the real world Pluralsight premium, get access to certification practice exams, interactive courses and projects.Wed, 26 Jun 2019 21:08:00 +0000 burnout fallout your employees burned out at work? We’ve got 9 signs that your team might be dealing with burnout and how you can deal with it. Read more.Wed, 26 Jun 2019 12:00:00 +0000 case study in refugee innovation: Debunking assumptions with Pluralsight One how Pluralsight One, industry partners and NGOs are working together to help refugee communities around the world.Mon, 17 Jun 2019 22:28:00 +0000 Talks the Art of Dragon Age: Inquisition, 11 Jun 2019 23:29:40 +0000 Salesforce's acquisition of Tableau means for data professionals recently announced it will purchase data visualization software company Tableau. Two of Pluralsight’s resident Tableau and data experts share their thoughts.Mon, 10 Jun 2019 20:03:00 +0000’t-miss speakers to inspire your next innovation’re proud of the inspiring tech leaders we’ve lined up for Pluralsight LIVE 2019. Check out some of the brilliant women we’ll be hearing from. Thu, 06 Jun 2019 19:57:00 +0000 performance teams: Playing to strengths 5 tips for playing up individual strengths and getting employees to gel, so your team works like a well-oiled machine to drive your organization forward. Fri, 31 May 2019 17:03:00 +0000 the content you want even faster AI. Data. Cybersecurity. These are the technologies and topics you’ve been asking about—and we heard you. Say hello to a new in-app Browse experience that allows you to discover the content that matters most to you, even faster. Thu, 30 May 2019 15:00:00 +0000 object-oriented programming in C# programming (OOP) is much more than you think. The more you know about these concepts, the more you can leverage the features of OOP languages, such as C#, to build well-crafted and testable applications. Here are four key techniques for building great object-oriented software.Wed, 29 May 2019 19:43:13 +0000 is AngularJS? can greatly reduce the amount of code written and effort involved in making an application functional. Let's take a look at what it is and how it fits into Web development. <p>Wed, 29 May 2019 19:00:48 +0000 To Defrag Windows 7 From The Command Line, 27 May 2019 17:24:00 +0000 Certification and Exams Overview to get your start in IT? The MTA is the way to do it. We discuss the different options available when you get your Microsoft Technology Associate certification and where you can go from there.Wed, 22 May 2019 22:03:51 +0000 Prototype: Explanation & Examples, 21 May 2019 18:00:32 +0000 PowerShell Scripting: Tutorial you've introduced yourself to Windows PowerShell and how get information about cmdlets, you're ready to dig into scripting. This guide shows you how to start scripting fast with PowerShell commands and the features that will save you loads of time, and impress your fellow admins :)Tue, 21 May 2019 17:45:32 +0000 Resources for Front End Web Developers end web development is a radically changing landscape. Inventions and discoveries are happening at such a fast pace, constantly paving the way for new things to learn. Here are 10 top resources to help you stay on top of your game.Mon, 20 May 2019 23:19:37 +0000 Between Front-End & Back-End Developer, 20 May 2019 23:14:48 +0000 End Web Development it started life as an afterthought in the Netscape web browser, JavaScript is now the most widely deployed language in the world. Available in every web browser and on many servers as well, your career as a developer will probably include writing at least a few lines of JavaScript.Mon, 20 May 2019 23:10:36 +0000 7 Linux Open Source Development Tools, 20 May 2019 21:33:39 +0000 up with Create the Future Awards winner, AnnieCannons what last year’s Create the Future Awards grand prize winners at AnnieCannons are up to, and learn how you can apply for this year’s competition. Mon, 20 May 2019 21:33:00 +0000 Top 10: Building a Great Software Development Team, 20 May 2019 21:25:00 +0000 One year of GDPR: What we’ve learned, and what’s next you were an org leader, IT professional or just a consumer, it seemed every technology conference, company, blog post and tweet was talking GDPR. So did the world overhype GDPR’s impact, or is this just the calm before the storm?Mon, 20 May 2019 18:23:00 +0000 steps for creating a company IoT policy’s the problem with IoT devices in the office? Security. Reduce the risk in 4 “smart” steps.Mon, 20 May 2019 17:59:00 +0000 Essential Skills for Node Web Developers 8 skills for success as a Node developer: Node.js, web application frameworks security, front-end technologies, databases, package management, cloud platforms and source control.Mon, 20 May 2019 16:12:00 +0000 performance teams: Authority, ownership and motivation better teams is made simpler with a little expert advice. Learn how to properly distribute authority and ownership, and how to motivate a few common techie ‘types’. Mon, 20 May 2019 16:04:00 +0000 and enabling digital accessibility for your product’s how successfully integrate digital accessibility into your research, design and development practices and designate an accessibility champion.Thu, 16 May 2019 18:21:00 +0000 Foreach Loops: What You Should Know when to use the foreach statement in PowerShell can be tricky. We take a look at how you can quickly overcome this confusion. Wed, 15 May 2019 20:19:12 +0000 guide to Python is Python, who uses it and what can it do for your business? Learn all about the #1 programming language of 2018 in this introductory guide by Pluralsight. Wed, 15 May 2019 19:31:00 +0000 you need to know about C# (C Sharp) is quickly rising through the ranks of popular programming languages. Find out why in this introduction to the advantages and features of C#.Wed, 15 May 2019 18:54:00 +0000 to Add Lines in Word - Writing IT Resumes fifth installament of our Writing IT Resumes with MS Word series focuses on using lines and borders while formatting to develop a professional persona right on the page. Check out our IT Career Help section to read more resume writing tips and tricks.Wed, 15 May 2019 16:47:00 +0000 Add User to Group & Other Commands this latest Linux tutorial, learn how to add, delete, and modify users in Linux. Beginners or individuals preparing for certification will want to familiarize themselves with the key files and commands, such as "passwd," "/etc/passwd" and more to fulling understand how to execute this process.Wed, 15 May 2019 06:10:00 +0000 of our favorite moments from Pluralsight LIVE Europe content to make you smarter than yesterday.Tue, 14 May 2019 18:50:00 +0000 better way to get unstuck: How our Q&A tool changes the game for devs how Pluralsight Q&A is designed to help developers overcome roadblocks quickly with access to a secure, searchable database of internally-answered questions. Tue, 14 May 2019 16:40:00 +0000 first-ever #TechSkillsDay, by the numbers April 25, 2019, technologists around the world celebrated the limitless potential of tech skills. Here’s what Tech Skills Day looked like by the numbers. Fri, 10 May 2019 16:42:00 +0000 101: Pros, cons, features and more you interested in mastering the Angular framework for front-end development? We’ve loaded this guide with tips, tricks, and resources for you to learn from. Wed, 08 May 2019 19:53:00 +0000 3 industries are unlocking the power of AI’s how e-commerce, health and transportation are using AI to power innovation and solve real business needs.Tue, 07 May 2019 19:11:00 +0000 Essential Skills for AWS Developers deployment to databases to debugging, get the breakdown of six skills needed to be an AWS developer from our expert and see how you measure up with Role IQ. Fri, 03 May 2019 20:01:00 +0000 essential skills for Microsoft Azure Administrators content to make you smarter than yesterday.Mon, 29 Apr 2019 22:08:00 +0000 ways the CIO role will look different in 2025 role of a CIO is changing. By 2025, there are 3 key ways CIOs will need to shift their priorities and focus in order to succeed in digital transformation.Mon, 29 Apr 2019 21:48:00 +0000 jobs of tomorrow: Big Data intersection of machine learning, artificial intelligence and big data will drive a significant shift in how work is accomplished in 2019, with more tasks automated than ever before as the efficacy and availability of data increases.Tue, 23 Apr 2019 21:46:00 +0000 steps for doing a digital spring cleaning refreshing your system to clearing out your cookies and changing your passwords, security expert Dale Meredith shares to stay secure by doing a digital spring clean of your devices and accounts.Mon, 22 Apr 2019 23:10:00 +0000 software delivery metrics that actually matter more software doesn't always equal better quality! Learn what Richard Seroter, vice president of product marketing at Pivotal, considers to be the top 5 S's of shipping software effectively.Mon, 22 Apr 2019 21:32:00 +0000 performance teams: Objectives, strategy and standards leadership resource shows you how to align your IT team around objectives, strategy and standards and transform them into a high performing technology team.Fri, 19 Apr 2019 21:43:00 +0000 Retiring Live Mesh but SkyDrive Won't Leave You Hanging you're a fan of Live Mesh and received an email from Microsoft this week about it going away, don't panic: SkyDrive should serve your needs just fine. We explain the key differences and improvements. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:49:15 +0000 does Pluralsight exist? And what does it mean for you? you ever answered this question about your place of work: Why do we exist? I’m not talking about your mission statement or marketing slogan. What does your company aspire to do or to be? Pluralsight grew a lot in 2013. After taking $27.5M in Series A funding at the start of the year, we set out to build our executive team, the key leaders we knew would help us grow our training library and reach new customers.Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:47:29 +0000 2013-2014: A look back and what you can expect this year Pluralsight, we don’t really believe in New Year’s resolutions. We work hard to deliver the most-comprehensive, hands-on tech training library out there, but we know there’s more we can do. That’s why we push ourselves to exceed your expectations every day, instead of reflecting on how to improve once a year.<p>Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:45:07 +0000 VMware Training Named Reader's Choice Preferred Product in Virtualization Review, 18 Apr 2019 19:43:05 +0000 Story Behind Our $27.5M Series A Funding, 18 Apr 2019 19:41:13 +0000 your Pluralsight achievements with a public profile, 18 Apr 2019 19:39:40 +0000 Digital Technologies Focus of IT Departments in 2013 survey of more than 2,000 CIOs indicates that the focus of IT departments are increasingly moving toward digital technologies. Knowing which areas are growing can be key to keeping competitive in the industry. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:37:40 +0000 for MSDN Subscribers Worldwide, 18 Apr 2019 19:36:11 +0000 Feature: Course Ratings, 18 Apr 2019 19:33:54 +0000 Certifications: The MCP is Back!'s good news for people currently pursuing a Microsoft certification. Along with bringing back the MCSA and MCSE in 2012, Microsoft has decided to once again award people who pass one certification exam with the MCP designation!Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:31:54 +0000 Industry: U.S. IT Hiring Job Trend? you haven't thought about taking your IT skills to the auto industry, you may want to reconsider. Ford and GM have announced they plan to hire more IT pros in the near future.Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:30:35 +0000 for IT Industry in 2013: Slow Growth, Some Cost Cutting recently released a 45-page report that offers a comprehensive look at how the economy and other unknowns are impacting IT spending habits and which trends and technologies are key to understanding in order to stay competitive. We take a look at some of its highlights. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:27:42 +0000 to Win the Chance to Give Google $1,500? you want to be one of the first people to get your hands on Google Glass, you can enter Google's social media contest, but it's going to cost you.Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:24:27 +0000's Star-Studded Video Calls Out Poor State of Computer Science Education in U.S. new nonprofit shares some startling statistics about the lack of computer science education in the U.S. aims to bring coding to the masses, and has kicked off its efforts with a short film that features a who's who of tech stars. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:22:39 +0000 Microsoft MVPs - Share Your Expertise with the World, 18 Apr 2019 19:08:31 +0000 Gates on 'Colbert Report': Microsoft Was 'Coolest Thing I Could've Done' Chairman of Microsoft appeared on the show Wednesday to talk about how technology and data have impacted the work his foundation is doing, if he's cooler than Steve Jobs was, and if he misses the day-to-day at Microsoft. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 19:06:41 +0000 the Pluralsight Starter Subscription for MSDN, 18 Apr 2019 19:03:18 +0000 Pluralsight Blog in Review, 18 Apr 2019 17:50:40 +0000 Windows Server 2012 news from TechEd you can't ignore conferences pack a ton of information into a short amount of time and TechEd 2013 was no exception. There was significant news about Windows Server 2012 R2, Microsoft's release cycles, PowerShell and more. Find out the most important info that will impact your work now and in the future.Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:38:19 +0000 is OpenStack and why does it matter? heard quite a bit about the OpenStack project last year, and if you haven't heard about it yet, I expect that you will as this year progresses and its popularity rises. OpenStack is positioned to take off, and I think we'll soon find it situated among other buzz-worthy technologies such as Hadoop and “big data.”Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:28:58 +0000 5.1 game-changer has big impact on disaster recovery is one feature of vSphere 5.1 that is, without the question, the most significant. It primarily makes waves because of how it impacts disaster recovery, making it more affordable and flexible. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:20:35 +0000 Hyper-V vs. VMware comparison: What you actually get for free discussions that compare VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V are full of bias. While a lot of factors make bias unavoidable, check out one vExpert's tested reasoning for choosing one vendor over the other.Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:18:56 +0000's new VCA: fab or flop?, 18 Apr 2019 17:16:37 +0000 VMware's new VCA cert as fancy as it sounds?'t be fooled by the fancy title. VMware's new VCA certification is less useful than it sounds. Learn why IT pros don't need to get riled up about this cert. Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:13:05 +0000 Messaging 101: Stop letting it stump you Messaging still a total mystery to you? Don't let it be! Exchange MVP J. Peter Bruzesse walks you through what it is and why you should use it, and gets you started on knowing what you'll need to deploy it.Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:10:49 +0000's a script for that: PowerShell automation for Cisco UCS PowerTool you ever said to yourself, "I wish I had a script for that"? Start using PowerShell to find creative ways to save time patching and updating your systems with this quick tip for using PowerShell with Cisco UCS.Thu, 18 Apr 2019 17:02:57 +0000 5 Windows Azure Annoyances, 18 Apr 2019 16:51:47 +0000 Storage Spaces performance makes Server 2012 R2 impressive out how the high-performing Storage Spaces feature is so effective at reducing the cost of tiered storage with thin provisioning in Windows Server 2012 R2. Is it so fast that EMC is in trouble?Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:11:58 +0000 SharePoint List Items Through Access how to create a custom print button in SharePoint 2010 using good old Microsoft Access 2007 with this useful step-by-step tutorial.Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:09:17 +0000 to prepare for software audits many copies of Office or Photoshop or SQL Server has your company paid for? How many are you actually using? If the numbers don’t match up, you’ve either wasted money because you’ve paid for more licenses than you need, or you've caused an unexpected expense in having to catch up with all the installed copies you don't have licenses for. And worse yet, if an auditor finds this out before you do, you could get slapped with a nasty fine.Wed, 17 Apr 2019 20:06:27 +0000 tip: Cure Excel headaches with PowerShell's a way to save yourself a bunch of tedious work in an Excel spreadsheet: PowerShell. You may not have the chance to work with Excel very often, so when you need to pull some data from an unfriendly spreadsheet, some scripting smarts can be life-saving.Wed, 17 Apr 2019 18:33:28 +0000 Releases Best Practices for Virtualizing SQL Server 2012, 17 Apr 2019 18:27:49 +0000 Analyzer: Microsoft’s new capture tool, 16 Apr 2019 22:53:26 +0000 Microsoft MVP's 5 steps for passing certification exams does an Exchange MVP prepare for Microsoft certification exams? He studies, but there's more to it than that. Learn about J. Peter Bruzzese's five-step approach that involves a variety of resources and tools.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 22:51:32 +0000 hardest topics on the Windows Server MCSA exams are.... polled more than 300 people who recently sat for the MCSA to find out which topics they found to be the most challenging. Will this help you focus your studies? Yes, but there's an important truth about the exams you should know before jumping in.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 22:49:27 +0000 likely are you to pass an ITIL® exam? you know that only about 21,000 people have earned the ITIL&#0174; Expert certification during the entire certification's existence. That stat doesn't really help sell the Foundation level certification, but pass rates worldwide for the V3 Foundation exam tell a different story.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 22:47:41 +0000 IT admin trends of 2013, predictions for 2014 the combined expertise of Pluralsight staff, and data collected from our most popular courses, we put together a list of top IT admin technologies for 2013, and a few predictions on the trends you should look out for in 2014.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 22:45:25 +0000 you need to know to implement vSphere replication for a cheap and easy way to solve your disaster recovery problems? Look no further. Follow our step-by-step guide to implementing vSphere replication and managing replicas like a champ.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 20:16:01 +0000 Hyper-V vs. vSphere comparison Part II: What you really pay for discussions that compare VMware vSphere and Microsoft Hyper-V are full of bias. While a lot of factors make bias unavoidable, check out one vExpert’s tested reasoning for choosing one vendor over the other.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 20:13:06 +0000 storage wars: EMC vs. NetApp for SMBs and enterprises and NetApp are probably your clear-cut choices for a unified storage solution, so if you're somewhere in between a SMB and the enterprise then use this article to figure out which one is right for your business.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 20:10:48 +0000 5.5 is generally available for download!'t get enough of the vSphere 5.5 news? Now you can play with it yourself! Learn why you should take the time to download vSphere 5.5. Tue, 16 Apr 2019 19:41:04 +0000 there an affordable way to get your CCNA Video cert? problem that many people have with any new certification is that it's hard to locate resources to study for the exam. The CCNA Video cert is no exception. We detail the few option available for studying for this exam so you know what to expect.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 19:33:28 +0000 UCS Platform Emulator with PowerShell how using PowerSell to connect or trace a session in Cisco UCS can be tested out using the UCS emulator. While Cisco UCS is one of the most advanced server platforms, using the PowerTool will allow you to run a few commands to start automating your infrastructure.Tue, 16 Apr 2019 19:30:04 +0000 course playlist feature: a tool to plan your customized learning path’ve created a brand new feature that allows you to save the courses you want to watch in the future. Say hello to the custom playlist.Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:09:15 +0000 inside look at the MCSE questions’s chief psyhcometircian, Liberty Munson, gives us an in-depth look at the MCSE and why some of the best candidates don't make the cut. <p>Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:08:38 +0000 Asynchronous with Event Emitters in Node.js, 09 Apr 2019 23:07:37 +0000 tabletop games that'll make you want to ditch your gaming PC down that mouse, remove your headset and step away from the endless PvP queues. We've rounded up seven tabletop games that'll force you to unplug in order to get your fix.Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:06:35 +0000 to Study for the PMP Exam & Ace it's no secret that the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification can do wonders for your career, but passing the exam can be a huge challenge. Before your palms get sweaty, check out these six smart study tips. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:06:15 +0000 of Thrones Characters as Programming Languages Game of Thrones fans who code, it’s easy to draw similarities between its diverse cast members and the multitudinous programming languages, technologies and environments that rule our lives. See how we've compared a few of your favorite characters with a handful of programming languages.Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:05:17 +0000 Mikko Hyppönen on building secure software expert Mikko Hypponen sheds a little light on why we all need better security training. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:05:07 +0000 ways developers can make the internet a better place honor of Freedom of Information Day, we look at seven things developers can do to make the Internet a better place. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:04:14 +0000 Startup Lessons for How to Start a Business very own Aaron Skonnard recently shed some light on what he's learned when it comes to starting up a startup right. Aaron spoke at StartFEST and enlightened all entrepreneurs with his tips for a successful business. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:03:31 +0000 for Developers to Stay on Track you get caught up in adding all the extras to your scripts and applications, we have four guidelines to help you stay focused on the important stuff. Tue, 09 Apr 2019 23:02:45 +0000