Latest IT Academy news

Spiceworks Spiceworld 2015 conference

Posted on Friday 15 May 2015

This week Andrew Bettany (MVP) and Ed Baker (from Microsoft UK) gave a presentation about the forthcoming release of Windows 10 at the Spiceworks Spiceworld 2015 conference in London.

Windows 10 Technical Phone preview

Posted on Wednesday 22 April 2015

Want to download Windows 10 Technical preview to your phone?

May 2015 - Next York Windows User Group

Posted on Friday 10 April 2015

Our next WUG will be held on the evening of the 13th May 2015.

Top 5 Resources for learning PowerShell

Posted on Tuesday 7 April 2015

By Rob Linsky from Microsoft

New Surface 3 from Microsoft

Posted on Tuesday 7 April 2015

Microsoft today announced a new entry level version of Surface 3.

New Pearson VUE test centre at the IT Academy

Posted on Thursday 26 March 2015

Want to take an exam? We are now open as a Pearson VUE test centre.

Need some help with your MCSE exams?

Posted on Friday 13 February 2015

Questions and answers on passing MCSE exams.

Certification roadmap

Posted on Friday 13 February 2015

Microsoft have now updated their certification roadmap

New Microsoft Azure (20533) course in York.

Posted on Wednesday 21 January 2015

Ed Baker, from Microsoft UK, will be teaching the 20533A course in York.

£500 off IT Training

Posted on Tuesday 20 January 2015

Click for more information on applicable courses.

One step closer to Windows 10

Posted on Friday 16 January 2015

Watch the live webcast of the Windows 10 media briefing.

End of mainstream support for Windows 7

Posted on Friday 16 January 2015

Support ended on 13th January 2015.

Next York Windows User Group will be March 2015

Posted on Friday 5 December 2014

Next WUG event will be on the evening of the 11th March 2015. Please note this is a change from the original February 2015 date.

Cloudy, with improvements on the way.

Posted on Wednesday 12 November 2014

The opening keynote clearly focussed on two key announcements – improvements to Microsoft Azure and the forthcoming Windows 10.

Festive Windows User Group Social 11th December 2014

Posted on Wednesday 29 October 2014

Our festive event is simple; eat, drink, be merry and debate a little technology

York Windows User Group (WUG) - 26th November 2014

Posted on Wednesday 29 October 2014

Many thanks for all of those who attended the WUG on the evening of Wednesday 26th November 2014.

Dear John...

Posted on Wednesday 1 October 2014

How to break up with your old infrastructure.

Microsoft to change test providers

Posted on Tuesday 2 September 2014

From September 4th 2014 Microsoft will be moving to a new test centre provider, Pearson Vue.

2014 MOS World Championships

Posted on Monday 25 August 2014

Do you think you could win?

Hyper –V continues to grow more rapidly than VMWare ESX

Posted on Friday 1 August 2014

Interested in learning more about Hyper-V, Server 2012 R2 or migrating off VMware?

Need advice on updating your IT skills?

Posted on Tuesday 15 July 2014

My last IT qualification is quite old now, what do you recommend?

Microsoft Release Certification Guide App

Posted on Sunday 13 July 2014

Want to figure out the right training path for you? Use this app to find out what your needs are.

What is the difference between the MTA and MCSA exams?

Posted on Sunday 13 July 2014

What is the difference between the MTA and MCSA exams?

Certiport Examinations

Posted on Wednesday 2 July 2014

Certiport exams are now available at the IT Academy.

Free Microsoft Office exams to give away before the end of September 1st 2014.

Posted on Tuesday 1 July 2014

Want to become a certified Microsoft Office Specialist for FREE?

Need a free, cloud-based, storage solution?

Posted on Tuesday 1 July 2014

An increase in the free storage space available for Microsoft OneDrive is announced.

Knowledge Transfer / Technology event - 10th September 2014 in York

Posted on Sunday 1 June 2014

Do you work in an IT related career? Come along and join fellow tech enthusiasts, IT support technicians and consultants at this York event.

Microsoft ends support for Windows XP and Office 2003

Posted on Wednesday 9 April 2014

Microsoft will no longer release updates for the 13 year old Operating system.