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Data is the fuel that powers modern business and the ability to aggregate and quickly slice and dice data to make accurate, timely decisions is vital in today's environment. Business intelligence is the set of techniques and tools that transform raw, day-to-day, operational data into categorized, aggregated, useful information for fast business analysis purposes. Microsoft's business intelligence tools including SQL Server 2014, SQL Server Analysis Services, Visual Studio/SSDT and Excel provide end users with the power to perform self-service BI and it provides developers the tools they need to create enterprise level BI systems. In this course, Mark Long, teaches you how to work with these tools to create multidimensional data cubes and Microsoft's new tabular data model to provide BI services and help you prepare for Microsoft's certification exam 70-466 Implementing Data Models and Reports with SQL Server. Data plays an integral part in understanding analysis. - Learn how to maintain your database - Know how you should sort your data in SQL Server - Learn about the different functions of data warehouse - Be able to handle and monitor the activity in your database This course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit.
Sony's 'Vegas Pro 10' is the latest update to the extremely popular professional digital video editing software. In this course, students are shown important user interface features and their positions on the main Vegas screen. Then, using the included work files, author Mark Struthers goes on to demonstrate how to produce a complete DVD from the timeline. Along the way, audio is scrutinized as is the use of the integrated mixer. Editing functions are inspected and tips and tricks such as track management feature throughout. As the student gains more knowledge, the course illustrates how to use some of the more esoteric functions such as video rotation and using titles as opening and closing credits. Swiftly create professional-looking DVDs, even stunning widescreen productions. - Learn what goes into creating a DVD - Be able to create different kind of content in DVD - Learn how to create your own media content using Sony DVD Architect - Learn how to polish your projects before transferring into DVD This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Google Cloud Platform which has you enterprise covered. GCP offers object storage for different needs and price points as well as managed MySQL and globally-scalable NoSQL databases. Our archival storage provides industry-leading pricing with the performance of disc. Different applications and workloads require different storage and database solutions. GCP offers a full suite of industry-leading storage services that are price performant and meet your needs for structured, unstructured, transactional, and relational data. This course will help you identify the solutions that fit your scenarios, whether they are mobile applications, hosting commercial software, data pipelines, or storing backups. Google Cloud Platform enables developers to build, test and deploy applications on Google’s highly-scalable, secure, and reliable infrastructure. This course covers specifically Google Cloud Platform Networking services. This course will cover the features and functions of Google Cloud Platform Networking Services so that you will understand the GCP options available.. We will dive into GCP Networking fundamentals such as Software Defined Networking, Load Balancing, Autoscaling and Virtual Private Clouds. As an added bonus we also will dive into Identity and Access Management as well from a networking security perspective. After taking this class you should be able to understand what GCP Cloud services should enable your organization around networking services. Whether you’re a developer or architect this course will help understand the basic capabilities and some of the useful advanced features of GCP networking services and features.
Learn more about jQuery Mobile Framework
jQuery Mobile is a flexible jQuery/HTML5/CSS3-based framework that you can use to build web sites optimized for display on a large variety of mobile devices. jQuery Mobile is easy to use and develop due to its lightweight code. Multiple themes and designs allow you to change your site and appearance easily. This VTC course by jQuery Mobile expert, Trevor James, starts from the beginner level and uses practical examples to demonstrate the jQuery Mobile framework. You will learn how to build an entire web site that will display on a variety of mobile devices. Source code is included.Learn to write less and do more with jQuery Mobile. - Learn how jQuery plays a part in web or mobile development- Know how you can apply jQuery into your projects - Understand the programming language of jQuery - Learn how to build mobile friendly websites and programs This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Joomla! 2.5: An Essential Management System
Joomla is a popular and highly functional content management system. Joomla is a mobile ready, responsive system that will adapt to user platforms and is extremely user friendly for both site users and site managers. In this VTC course, author Melanie Hedgespeth will show you how to install Joomla and work with the site from an administrative standpoint. From the administration side of Joomla you will learn how to handle users and permissions, increase Joomla functionality with extensions, change templates and most importantly how to keep your site secure and backed up. Keep your back covered with Joomla! - Learn how you can keep your page secure and backed up with Joomla - Know how Joomla can play a constructive part in maintaining your page - Learn how Joomla can prevent malicious acts on your page - Understand how Joomla's key functions can fend off attacks on your pages This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Know the Basics of Web Development with ASP.NET MVC
ASP.NET MVC is a web development framework for building web applications based on the Model-View-Controller architecture in Microsoft's ASP.NET framework. ASP.NET MVC brings a completely new development experience to ASP.NET. Developers now have more granular control over appliction operations and the ability to build web apps that are more modular and easy to maintain as the organization's web application evolves. ASP.NET MVC also provide the ability to do things like perform unit testing in a way that simply wasn't possible in the ASP.NET Web Forms environment. In this course, Mark Long will introduce you to the basics and concepts of web development with the ASP.NET MVC platform. You'll learn about things like the MVC pattern, routing, scaffolding, partial views, layouts, and more. If you would like to begin working with the ASP.NET MVC platform or if you would like to take a look at it to determine if it is a useful option for your future web application develepment, this course is for you.Know what goes behind a web page development. - Learn more than just coding when it comes to web development - Know about the technical side of web development- Be equipped with the right tools before developing web pages - Increase your employabilty with this courseThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Mobile Game Development - Android, iOS and HTML 5 (Basic)
This course is designed to introduce you to Android IOS HTML5 Mobile Game Development Basic. In this course you will learn libGDX framework which is a game-development application framework written in the Java programming language with some C and C++ components for performance dependent code. It allows for the development of desktop and mobile games by using the same code base. It is cross-platform, supporting Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, Android, iOS, and web browsers with WebGL support. libGDX allows the developer to write, test, and debug their application on their own desktop PC and use the same code on Android. It abstracts away the differences between a common Windows/Linux application and an Android application. The usual development cycle consists of staying on the desktop PC as much as possible while periodically verifying that the project still works on Android. Its main goal is to provide total compatibility between desktop and mobile devices, the main difference being speed and processing power. You will also learn how to use Box2D which is a free open source 2-dimensional physics simulator engine written in C++ by Erin Catto and published under the zlib license. You will also learn LiquidFun by Google, a Liquid Physics engine and how to implement in Mobile Games.Dive into game developement with this basic course!- Learn about the tools and techniques available in game development - Know about the different types of programming language available - Learn how you can develop the game of your dreams- Learn how to add your own twist as you move on in the game development
FileMaker Pro 12: Beginner
FileMaker Pro is powerful enough to handle most database jobs yet easy enough to create simple solutions in minutes. This practical ’how to’ course by FileMaker expert John Mark Osborne starts from beginner level and uses a single invoicing example to demonstrate all the features in FileMaker Pro 7, 8, 8.5, 9, 10, 11 and 12 including: field creation, finding, sorting, layout mode, container fields, auto-entry, validation, printing, scripts, calculations, importing, exporting, interface design and new FileMaker Pro 12 features including charting, snapshot links and the inspector. Examples of the invoice file are provided at every stage of the creation process so the user can easily review one section without starting from the beginning. Discover how data can be managed efficiently. - Find out how you can manage your database - Learn ways to fully utilize your data's potential - Know how queries can be implemented to run the data better - Understand an effective solution to optimize your database's productivity This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Practical Python for Beginners
Python is a widely used high-level, general-purpose, interpreted, dynamic programming language. Its design philosophy emphasizes code readability, and its syntax allows programmers to express concepts in fewer lines of code than possible in languages such as C++ or Java. The language provides constructs intended to enable clear programs on both a small and large scale. Practical Python for Beginners Our Python training is designed for students with no prior programming experience. While designed for beginners, by the end of the training experience the student will be familiar with professional design concepts, software development tools, as well as professional software development techniques & topics. Pick up a new programming language into the mix of new skills! - Pick up a new programming language - Increase your employability with an extra language under your belt - Learn how the different languages work to develop web site and applications - Be able to create cutting edge applications with this course This course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Real-World Programming With PHP 5
PHP has become the most popular server-side programming language for building web applications and is currently in use on more than 75% of all web servers. As of the release of PHP5, it has matured into a sophisticated language with advanced object-oriented capabilities. This course will take you through the basics of PHP, all the way through to its most advanced features. Author John Fontana demonstrates practical knowledge that can be applied to everyday programming tasks in the real world.Add a new programming language to your mix and be equipped with new found knowledge!- Learn from the basics to the advacned features of PHP- Learn how PHP plays a big role in developing pages and applications- Find out more about the purpose of PHP in development- Take this chnace to improve your PHP knowledge and application of the language
Create applications with Windows Store using C#
There's never been a better time to be a software developer. Computers are a foundational part of our lives and our economy and they all require programs to be useful to us. Programmers are in high demand and the demand continues to increase. The Windows Store provides an incredible opportunity for software developers when you think about the number of people around the world who use the Windows 8.1 operating system. The vast majority of computers sold today are pre-loaded with Microsoft operating systems. The Windows Store is a part of that operating system. Learning to develop apps for the Windows Store provides you with the ability to earn a living in two ways. It will increase your appeal to corporate employers since the Windows Store will soon become the standard method for deploying enterprise software to the user desktop. Also, you can deploy and sell your own apps via the Windows Store. In this course, Mark Long takes you through the essentials of creating Windows Store apps and also helps you prepare for Microsoft's certification exam 70-484, Essentials of Developing Windows Store Apps Using C#.Programmers are in high demand and the demand continues to increase.- Pick up a new coding language - Increase you employabilty oppututnities with this course- Learn more about developing your own applications- Have your applications sold on the App StoreThis course is SkillsFuture Credit Eligible.
Mobile Game Development with Flash CS6 and ActionScript 3.0
This VTC course on Mobile Game Development with Flash CS6 and ActionScript 3.0 is designed to walk you through the basics and provide the building blocks to create your very own mobile games. Author Chad Troftgruben begins with some ActionScript essentials and then demonstrates how to create touch, accelerometer, and gesture controls for mobile applications. Then he'll show you, step by step, how to design and code a game using Flash CS6 and ActionScript 3.0. By the end of the course, you will have a template that you can build upon to create and market your very own mobile games! ActionScript and Flash work files are included. Virtualize your games with Flash and ActionScript!- Learn how to create games with Flach CS6 and ActionScript 3.0- know how to add in your own twist while developing your games- Find out how Flash and ActionScript bring games to life- Understand the step process in building you own game
Master Apache Struts and Create Java Web Applications
Struts is the most used Java Web Application Framework. During this VTC course, you will create MVC-based Java web applications using Struts. You will learn how to implement best practices in web application development through the use of the Struts architecture. Author David Saenz will demonstrate how to develop and deploy applications to the Struts architecture using the JSP tag libraries to declaratively create pages with minimal coding. He will show you how to use internationalization (il8n) to communicate globally, validate user input efficiently, and implement various security techniques to secure your application. This course also covers Struts 2 MVC framework for creating elegant, modern Java web applications; it favors convention over configuration, is extensible using a plugin architecture, and ships with plugins to support REST, AJAX, and JSON. Pick up a new programming language into the mix of new skills!- Pick up a new programming language - Increase your employability with an extra language under your belt - Learn how the different languages work to develop web site and applications - Be able to create cutting edge applications with this course
Steinberg's Cubase Elements 8 is their entry level, professional digital audio workstation. It contains all the aspiring musician and mix engineer requires to get started with audio and midi recording compositions. This VTC course covers installation issues and preference setting before moving on to connecting the program to a relevant soundcard. As the course progresses, functions such as creating busses and the implementation of the inspector are looked at prior to focusing on building a project.Learn how to work with audio files with Cubase 8. - Know how Cubase 8 handles audio files- Learn how to edit your own audio files with Cubase 8- Discover the potential of Cubase 8 with your audio files- Master audio editing with all the right tools and techniques in Cubase 8
Java Mobile Android Hybrid Advanced
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.Learn more about Android and be fluent in it!- Know more about Android operating system - Learn about the features and functions in Android - Stay updated with the latest trend in technology - Know more about the latest changes in operating systems
Crystal Reports: Advanced
Crystal Reports is one of the most popular report writing applications available today. Its ability to create complex reports from a variety of data connections (including Microsoft, Oracle, and Business Objects) is highly acclaimed. In this VTC course, expert instructor Lauri Matson walks you through the power of Crystal Reports, exploring its features and showing you how to simplify the complexities. Anyone involved in creating reports from stored data will benefit from this course. You'll become be a master of design, formulas, parameters, and more. You will learn how to create advanced reports, analyze databases and table relationships, write formulas and functions, enhance your reports with charts and graphs, and much, much more. Experience with databases and spreadsheet programs is assumed, prior knowledge of Crystal Reports is recommended. Learn how you can manage your database from becoming redundant. - Find out how you can manage your database - Learn ways to fully utilize your data's potential - Know how to analyze reports from your data - Learn commands, formula and queries for your database This course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credit and UTAP funding.
Java Mobile Android Sensors Apps
Android is an open source mobile device platform created by Google and the Open Handset Alliance. Android powers smartphones, tablets, set-top boxes, TVs, and more. This course is designed to introduce you to Android Development with Sensors. In this course you will learn more advanced Android programming and also learn how to Develop Complete Apps. You will learn about user interface development with different layouts. We will cover the Android UI components and demonstrate interaction between screens, activities, and entire applications. We will learn about using Sensors with Android. We will develop complete Applications Using Sensors for sophisticated user interaction, we will use the Light Sensor, the Orientation Sensor, and the Geofence Functionality, and much more. You will also learn to build full fledged apps that are complex and provide many features to a user.Pick up a new programming language into the mix of new skills!- Learn a new programming language - Increase your employability with an extra language under your belt - Learn how the different languages work to develop web site and applications - Be able to create cutting edge applications with this course
Java Mobile Android Hybrid Intermediate Apps