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Playing games and rescuing rockets – a personal view from 10 years of playing Apollo 13

Who wouldn’t love the chance to work for NASA! I wanted to work for NASA when I was growing up, loved space and everything that went with it. Then I got into IT and IT service management. But that love of space never went away. The idea of running the Apollo 13 mission using IT service management processes and principles has always resonated because of that.

From Building Bridges to Building Code - My Quanta Journey

Coming out of University I had no idea what career path I wanted to follow – the only thing I was sure of was that I did not want to pursue a career in my completed degree (Civil Engineering)! After a few fortunate events, I found myself in a position where I was working in a great training company with a huge range of courses on offer.

System-Versioned Temporal (Time Travel) Tables in SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 2016 introduces some significant new features. An interesting enhancement is System-Versioned Temporal Tables. Microsoft say these can be used to “Time Travel” a table without the need for a Flux Capacitor. These tables look just like any other tables but can be queried in a rather interesting way; you can query them to return how they looked at a previous date and time. The SELECT statement has a FOR clause that can be used as a simple “at this specific point in time” or it can be a more complex time range.

Future Perfect! Dean's Resettlement Journey

Blog Post by Jo Wright on Tue, 26/9/2017 - 14:40

The latest cover story from Quest, the independent resource on education, resettlement and recruitment, is now available to read.  Dean Wood is a Quanta MOD resettlement delegate who undertook part of his training with us.  See how his training journey made a difference to his future career path.

Collaboration with Office 365 Part 1

Blog Post by Jason Ford on Tue, 26/9/2017 - 11:02

This is part 1 of a series of blog posts around Office 365 and getting the most out of your licence. Cloud technology has taken off in a big way in the last few years and one thing we are asked for with increasing frequency at Quanta is workshop sessions for end users taking them through how to store documents in “the cloud” and collaborate with one another.

Microsoft Excel Fundamentals

An ideal introduction to Microsoft Excel

Excel has long been a popular choice for creating spreadsheets, analysing data and creating graphical representations of information.

There are few things in life more impressive than a properly formatted and presented spreadsheet, so if you want to dazzle colleagues with your workbook wizardry or automate a process you repeat every day then this is the course for you!

This course can be run using Excel 2010, 2013 or 2016. Please discuss your version requirements with us when booking.

Duration
1 Day

Microsoft Excel Advanced

Learn all about the advanced functionality Microsoft Excel has to offer...

Excel has long been a popular choice for creating spreadsheets, analysing data and creating graphical representations of information.

There are few things in life more impressive than a properly formatted and presented spreadsheet, so if you want to dazzle colleagues with your workbook wizardry or automate a process you repeat every day then this is the course for you!

This course can be run using Excel 2010, 2013 or 2016. Please discuss your version requirements with us when booking.

Duration
1 Day

Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part One (ICND1)

An ideal course for those new to networking, or those looking to gain knowledge and skills in preparation for ICND1 or CCNA exams.

This course will focus on providing delegates with the knowledge required to install, operate, configure and verify basic IPv4 and IPv6 networks.

Duration
5 Days

Interconnecting Cisco Network Devices Part Two (ICND2)

An ideal course for those looking to expand their networking skills, or those looking to gain knowledge and skills in preparation for ICND2 or CCNA exams.

This course will focus on providing delegates with the knowledge required to install, configure, operate and troubleshoot a small enterprise network.

Duration
5 Days

DASA DevOps Fundamentals

Start the DevOps journey.

The DevOps Fundamentals qualification is designed to provide the core education necessary to build your DevOps vocabulary and to understand its principles and practices.

Duration
3 Days