Companies warned to “innovate or die” as the credit crunch crisis continues

Downturn brings rising demand for agility from techies, claims Firebrand Training IT workers must steer their companies through the downturn by developing innovative, bespoke applications and embracing emerging models such as cloud computing, according to Rob Chapman, CEO of Firebrand. In response to rising demand for skills in this area, Firebrand Training ... Read More...

New Microsoft qualifications replacing the MCPs can be easily understood by HR professionals

The Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) programme has long been the key certification programme in the IT sector. Firebrand Training, the accelerated learning specialists welcome the new qualifications introduced by Microsoft to replace it and offer guidance on the new “techno speak-free” training courses. The IT world is known for its ... Read More...

Switching from MCSE on 2003 to Server 2008

This month, Microsoft will officially launch its eagerly awaited Server 2008 platform. But what is it – and what does this mean for IT, HR and businesses as a whole? Server 2008 will be introduced as a replacement for Server 2003 and is essentially a more stripped-back version of its predecessor. ... Read More...