BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Continuum University, the self-paced, interactive online learning center at Continuum®, the only channel-exclusive IT management platform company, is offering four technical training sessions at Navigate 2016, the company’s third annual user conference, taking place on Wednesday, September 28 – Friday, September 30, 2016 at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. Continuum University instructors for the Navigate sessions include Zeshan Raja, Assistant Director, Partner Success; Bill Stevens, Senior Technical Success Manager; Tonya Barnett, Technical Success Manager and David Boulos, Assistant Director, Partner Success.
|Continuum Technical Training Workshops at Navigate 2016 – Wednesday, September 28:|
|-- A Day in the Life of a Technician – 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ET or|
|-- The Communicator – 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. ET|
|-- Best Practices for Endpoint Protection – 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET or|
|-- Continuity247™: Start to Finish – 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. ET|
|Navigate 2016, Seaport World Trade Center, 1 Seaport Lane, Boston|
The workshops are an opportunity for MSPs to further grow their knowledge-base of Continuum’s IT management platform. In the session, “A Day in the Life of a Technician,” attendees will learn about common causes of warnings and alerts in the ITSupport portal and investigate basic actions that are used to remediate these issues. MSPs may choose to attend, “The Communicator,” and learn how to utilize Communicator messaging, embed scripts and allow users to open commonly used programs all from the Communicator menu.
In the “Best Practices for Endpoint Protection,” attendees will explore how to configure patching with Continuum to ensure resources are always up-to-date, as well as look at best practices for managing Continuum’s security suite to protect desktops and servers. In “Continuity247: Start to Finish,” attendees will learn how to choose the right size appliance for clients, walk through pre-deployment requirements and review the process of installing a Server Backup Manager at a site. Attendees will also learn how to begin protecting machines and managing bandwidth and cloud storage with Continuity247 version 2.0.
For more information on the training sessions at Navigate 2016, visit: https://www.continuum.net/navigate2016/trainings.
Continuum University has issued more than 1,500 specialty certifications in various disciplines, including Administration, Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM), Help Desk and Backup Solutions. Continuum expanded the certification program to include the four specialty areas in November 2015, and all four are required to become a Continuum Certified IT Expert. There are more than 6,700 students participating in Continuum U’s training and more than 1,400 Continuum Certified IT Experts to-date.
Navigate offers unique content to help improve business strategies, increase sales and marketing efforts and gain a deeper understanding of Continuum products – all in an effort to help MSPs grow in revenue and profitability. With 36 breakout sessions and multiple keynote addresses, Navigate is an opportunity for MSPs to discuss new ideas with peers and learn from experts across a variety of disciplines, all focused on building the success and growth of the IT channel. Nav News is the source for everything Navigate 2016. View the latest video at: https://company.continuum.net/nav-news-your-source-for-everything-navigate-2016
Navigate 2016 registration is open to Continuum’s MSP partners. Standard pricing is $799. To register or learn more, visit: https://www.continuum.net/navigate2016. For the latest updates, follow #nav16 on Twitter.
Continuum is the only channel-exclusive IT management platform company that allows its Managed Services Provider (MSP) partners to maintain both on premise and cloud-based servers, desktops, mobile devices and other endpoints for their small-and-medium-sized business clients. Continuum’s SaaS platform enables MSPs to efficiently backup, monitor, troubleshoot and maintain clients’ IT infrastructure from a single pane of glass, all backed by an industry–leading Network Operations Center (NOC) and Help Desk. The company employs more than 1,200 professionals worldwide, monitors 1 million endpoints for its 5,800 partners including MSPs servicing more than 50,000 SMB customers and Web hosting provider partners supported by its R1Soft server backup product line. Continuum established the Continuum Veterans Foundation, a nonprofit organization providing financial support to charities focused on helping veterans find jobs in IT. For more information, visit http://www.continuum.net/ or follow on LinkedIn and Twitter @FollowContinuum.
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