Global Training Providers

25 May 2020

Tech Data wins Global Excellence Award for Global Training Provider – Second Consecutive Year !

As an authorized IBM Global Training Provider, we are very pleased to announce that Tech Data won the IBM Global Training Excellence Award during the first-ever virtual IBM Think Digital Event Experience on May 5, 2020. This award acknowledges our exceptional work in providing business value to enterprises looking to add technical skills from within […]

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22 May 2020

Virtual Training Myths Debunked

If you are new to instructor-led virtual training, you’ve probably heard a few objections to it. The truth of the matter is that there are actually huge benefits and advantages that virtual training has to help you along your learning journey. Below are some myths that we’ve debunked to help you make a more educated […]

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6 May 2020

Tech Data Academy wins Global Training Excellence Award

During Think Digital 2020, IBM Business Partners were recognized for their outstanding business solutions & excellence. Included in these was Tech Data Academy, an authorized IBM Global Training Provider who won the Global Training Excellence Award and for the second year in a row. Tech Data Academy, The IT training division for Tech Data, is […]

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22 April 2020

IT training: 4 questions you need to ask of prospective Trainer Providers

When hiring a trainer, you need to have a set of question to assess their suitability. Here are IT interview questions to ask your trainer when hiring. If you’re looking to progress your career in IT, you may be considering undertaking certification through a training provider. Before you pay for your studies, you’ll need to […]

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25 March 2020

You’re enrolled in a Virtual Class. What’s next?

If you’re like most people in the world right now, you are probably working from home and keeping in line with social distancing measures. Even though you are working remotely, it is still an opportune time to take advantage of learning new skills or improving the ones that you already have. At LearnQuest, our team […]

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18 March 2020

Global Training Providers: Now selling DLS

IBMs Digital Learning Subscription In 2019, IBM started to provide its clients access to Digital Learning Subscriptions (DLS). You now no longer need to buy single digital training and you have access to learning whenever you want. Once you have access to the subscription, you have access to all you need for 12 months.  Initially, […]

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4 March 2020

IBM enhances the learning experience on its Skills Gateway

IBM has always believed that if you love what you do, and you have the skills to do it, you can change the way the world works. By developing revolutionary concepts in learning, IBM is challenging the status quo in how an organization can develop its workforce to win in the market. As 2020 unfolds, […]

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24 January 2020

Meet our GTPs – they’re waiting to help!

As part of our continued close working relationship with each of our Global Training Providers, each of them has created a brief overview of the benefits of working with them. They discuss their breadth of experience, geographic reach, and where they have enjoyed particular success. Alexander Ziegler, Program Director, Offerings and Business Development for Training […]

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22 January 2020

ExitCertified: your key to profiting from OpenShift sooner

It’s been just a few short months since IBM’s acquisition of Red Hat, but the deal has already had a seismic impact on the ways in which the enterprise is thinking about the cloud. Much of IBM’s software portfolio is now cloud-native, and it’s optimized to run on Red Hat’s OpenShift through the new IBM […]

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21 January 2020

IBM self-paced learning, offered by LearnQuest: get the training you need, when you need it (update)

What is really stopping you from getting the IBM training that you need, when you need it? Is it your workload? Is it accessibility? Is it price? We’re pleased to announce that we at LearnQuest now offer a solution that resolves those questions. Recently, we launched our new self-paced learning subscription that allows you to […]

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3 December 2019

Free Access to Red Hat Training for IBM Users

  From Linux training to Ansible and Open Shift certifications we at LearnQuest are happy to offer you Authorized Red Hat Training, focused on helping you and your team get the training you need to guide you along your Red Hat learning journey. Access Red Hat Learning Whenever You Want With the Red Hat Learning […]

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3 December 2019

LearnQuest introduces their New IBM Self-Paced Learning Subscription

  LearnQuest is pleased to announce the recent launch of our new self-paced learning subscription that allows everyone to take advantage of big savings and gain access to IBM’s official library of hundreds of virtual on-demand courses, at any time! Learn from Anywhere, at Any Time. With the IBM Self-Paced Learning Subscription, users can access […]

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6 November 2019

Increase Digital Transformation with IoT Training

It is hard to imagine that the Internet of Things is still in its infancy. And yet, enterprises like Ingram Micro are capitalizing on this emerging market. In September, Ingram Micro hosted its first-ever IoT Summit featuring IoT, AI and mixed reality to rave reviews from more than 300 attendees. This was a new industry […]

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24 October 2019

The Critical Need for Mainframe Skills

Who uses mainframes? If you ever used an automated teller machine (ATM) to interact with your bank account, you used a mainframe. If you have traveled by air, you used a mainframe. If you filed a tax return, made a retail purchase or filed an insurance claim, you used a mainframe. Mainframe computers play a […]

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24 October 2019

IBM Training Provider Advisory Board

.  IBM Global Training Provider It was in the middle of 2013 when IBM moved to a Partner-led Training model. A lot of things have happened since then. At that time IBM covered around 60 countries with Education, and hardly had any Digital Learning Offering. Today, from working for six years with our five Global […]

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23 October 2019

New Member of the ‘Arrow Global Training Alliance’ for IBM Training: CourseMonster®

CourseMonster®, Australia’s leading provider of professional IT training and certification courses, has joined the worldwide program to further enhance Arrow Education’s global reach to provide IBM training. CourseMonster offers the full catalog of IBM courses through its learning network in Australia, Singapore, Middle East and Africa. With this launch, Arrow Education is further expanding their […]

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23 September 2019

ExitCertified: Show what you know – and mean it – with Digital Badges

Achievement. It’s a word that we can all relate to. Our achievements make us feel good about ourselves, and they open doors professionally to more potential and a brighter future. For IT professionals, however, proving your achievements can be difficult. With the proliferation of jargon and acronyms, terminology that varies by industry and region and […]

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23 September 2019

13th IT Skills and Salary Survey conducted by Global Knowledge

You’re invited to participate in the 13th annual IT Skills and Salary Survey conducted by Global Knowledge. This survey of IT skills and salary is completed by thousands of IT professionals worldwide every year and is one of the largest study of industry salaries, skills and certifications of its kind. The survey provides valuable data that […]

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