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Learning Tree Introduces New Course — Cloud Computing Overview: Evaluating the Opportunities

RESTON, VA (June 17, 2010)
Learning Tree International (NASDAQ NGM: LTRE) has announced the introduction of a new course entitled Cloud Computing Overview: Evaluating the Opportunities. In this half-day, live online course, attendees will experience live demonstrations of current cloud computing products to help them evaluate the options, benefits and decisions involved with incorporating cloud computing. Also included are Q&A sessions, allowing attendees to address specific questions related to their organization.

Live demonstrations include:

  • Capturing and analyzing data in real time with SaaS
  • Tracking customer interaction with
  • Deploying applications to the Google App Engine
  • Hosting ASP.NET data-driven applications in the Windows Azure cloud
  • Instantaneous server provisioning with Amazon Elastic Computing Cloud (EC2)
  • Integrating the best of cloud vendor offerings into one customized solution

“We’re thrilled to offer this comprehensive overview of cloud computing as increasing numbers of organizations are evaluating how they can benefit from cloud technologies,” commented Jennifer Urick, Vice President of Product Development for Learning Tree International. “And because this will be taught live and online, attendees can participate from work, home, or anywhere that has a reliable high speed Internet connection.”

Learning Tree will begin presenting Cloud Computing Overview: Evaluating the Opportunities live, online from its Education Centers in July 2010.

The current schedule includes the following:

  • July 27, 2010
  • September 7, 2010
  • October 12, 2010
  • December 7, 2010

This schedule is subject to change.

Cloud Computing Overview: Evaluating the Opportunities can also be delivered on site at a client facility as a private, customized event.

For further information and the latest course dates and locations, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733) or visit

Cloud Computing Overview: Evaluating the Opportunities is valuable for anyone interested in evaluating cloud computing technologies, including IT professionals, managers, analysts, programmers, developers and administrators. No prior background with cloud computing is required.

Cloud Computing Overview: Evaluating the Opportunities augments existing Learning Tree courses, including the following:

About Learning Tree International

Learning Tree International is a leading global provider of highly effective, hands-on training to information technology professionals and managers. Since 1974, over 65,000 organizations have relied on Learning Tree to enhance the professional skills of more than 2.1 million employees. Learning Tree develops, markets and delivers a broad, proprietary library of instructor-led courses focused on web development; IT security; project management; operating systems; databases; networking; software development; and leadership, management and business skills. Courses are presented globally at Learning Tree Education Centers, on-site at client facilities, and can be attended via Learning Tree AnyWare™, the Company’s proprietary technology that connects participants via the web to the actual classroom, from their workplace or home. For more information about our products and services, call 1-888-THE-TREE (1-888-843-8733), visit, follow @LearningTree on Twitter or visit Learning Tree International's Facebook fan page.

Contact Information

Max Shevitz
Learning Tree International
Phone: (703) 925-5590

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