Enter to win a Microsoft training course from New Horizons worth up to $2,500

Microsoft Subnet welcomes New Horizons Computer Training as a contributor to Microsoft Subnet. In honor of this partnership, New Horizons is offering a free Microsoft training course worth up to $2,500 from to be given away to one lucky Microsoft Subnet reader.

Network World welcomes New Horizons Computer Learning Centers as a contributor to Microsoft Subnet. New Horizons is offering a free Microsoft training course worth up to $2,500 to be given to one lucky Microsoft Subnet reader. What's more, the winning reader can choose any five-day (or shorter) Microsoft course in the United States from the New Horizons catalog. Training is offered in hundreds of U.S. cities.

New Horizons offers one of the largest networks of Microsoft certified training partners in the world. Every course follows the Microsoft Official Curriculum and is taught by a Microsoft Certified Trainer. This competition closes March 31, 2009, so don't delay, answer the easy trivia question below and enter for a chance to win a free Microsoft training course.

QUESTION TO ENTER TO WIN A FREE TRAINING COURSE FROM NEW HORIZONS: On Page 3 of the excerpt fromWindows PowerShell 2.0 Unleashed, the author says that there is a command cmdlet that is more powerful than the Get-Help cmdlet because it lists all available commands (cmdlets, scripts, aliases, functions, and native applications) in a PowerShell session. What is the name of that cmdlet?(Hint: this information appears after the boxed material. You can also find the answer on the main Microsoft Subnet page.)

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* Read the training blogs available on Microsoft Subnet covering Windows Server 2008, certifications, SQL Server and more.)

How to enter to win: Answer the above trivia question correctly, e-mail your answer to Julie Bort jbort@nww.com by March 31, 2009 and your entry will be entered into a drawing to win a free New Horizons Computer Learning Centers training course of your choosing, of a duration of five days or less. In the e-mail, please include the answer to the question above, your name, your job title, and your daytime telephone number. Please write: "New Horizons March training competition" in the subject of your e-mail. Full competition rules below.

Competition rules:

1. No purchase necessary. All entrants must be 18 years of age. This offer is void where prohibited or restricted by law, and subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations.

2. Network World, Inc., will begin accepting e-mail entries on the date that Microsoft Subnet makes the trivia question available. One entry per individual.

3. To enter by e-mail, participants must respond to the New Horizons competition by midnight, March 31, 2009 (PT). E-mail your answer to the trivia question above, along with your name, job title, e-mail address, and daytime telephone number to Julie Bort (jbort@nww.com). In the subject line of your e-mail write ""New Horizons March training competition." No entries will be acknowledged or returned, and all entries become the property of Network World. Network World is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete or misdirected entries. All such entries will be disqualified.

4. The New Horizons training giveaway closes at midnight, March 31, 2009 (PT). One winner will be picked at random from the entries with the correct answers. The winners will be notified after the close of the competition at a date determined by Network World. All winners notified must RSVP by the date indicated in the e-mail sent by Network World. Failure to do so will result in forfeiture of the Prize. Answer to the trivia question will be published on Microsoft Subnet, along with the name of the winner. The winner must register for the course within 90 days of receiving the notification e-mail.

5. The odds of winning are determined by the number of eligible entries received.

6. PRIZE: One (1) "New Horizons Computer Learning Centers training course of the winner's choosing, of a duration of five days or less. (Course listings can be found here.) No remainder credit will be given if the winner chooses a course that is of a duration of less than five days. Should the winner choose an onsite course, the winner is responsible for his/her own transportation to and from the training facility, and for his/her own accommodation. The winner is also responsible for his/her own food throughout the duration of the course/stay. The winner is responsible for the purchase of additional course materials and for exam payments/costs. The winner must register for the course within 90 days of receiving the notification e-mail.

7. No substitution, transfer or assignment of the Prize is allowed, except that Network World reserves the right to award a prize of equal or greater value in the event of unavailability. The Prize is not transferable for cash.

8. Network World, its parent, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, assigns and licensees, advertising and promotion agencies and the employees of each shall have no liability in connection with any tampering, hacking, computer virus, bugs, worms, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this contest, nor in connection with unavailable network connections; failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transactions; online failures; hardware, software or other technical malfunctions or disturbances; or any other communications failures or circumstances affecting, disrupting or corrupting the contest in any manner.

9. All entrants agree to permit Network World to publicize their entry on its Web site and in other media, and use their entries for Network world marketing/advertising materials in all media and in perpetuity and for any and all purposes. Furthermore, upon submission, entrant waives any and all right to his/her right to privacy or publicity in connection with the entry. By entering, entrants agree to the use of the winner’s name and likeness for purposes of advertising and promotion without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. By entering, participants release and hold harmless Network World, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability or injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in this contest or acceptance or use of any prize.

10. Winners agree that their name, likeness and voice may be used by Network World for advertising and promotional purposes without compensation.

11. Employees of Network World, its parent, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, assigns and licensees, advertising and promotion agencies, and the families of each are not eligible.

12. Network World reserves sole, final and binding judgment as to all matters concerning the contest.

13. Any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this contest but in no event attorneys’ fees. Participants shall be bound by these Official Rules.

14. Any tampering with the contest in any matter is prohibited. Tampering includes, but is not limited to, preventing the submission of some or all entries, submitting more than one entry per individual per book, or otherwise compromising the integrity of the contest in any manner. Network World reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to determine whether the contest has been tampered with. Network World reserves the right to disqualify any entrant who it suspects or has found, in its sole discretion, to have tampered with the contest, submitted multiple entries or submitted entries using any automated means.

15. Network World reserves the right to prosecute any individual suspected or proven to have deliberately tampered with the contest.

16. Network World is not responsible for unavailable network connections; failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transactions; online failures; hardware, software or other technical malfunctions or disturbances; or any other communications failures or circumstances affecting, disrupting or corrupting the contest in any manner.

17. If Network World determines, in its sole discretion, that technical difficulties or unforeseen events outside Network World's control compromise the integrity or viability of the contest, Network World reserves the right to void the entries at issue and/or terminate the relevant portion of the contest.

18. To obtain the name of the winner, as well as a copy of the rules, send a request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: "Network World-New Horizons ATS training giveaway contest" c/o Cheryl Crivello, Network World, 492 Old Connecticut Path, Framingham, MA 01701.

19. The Sponsor of this contest is Network World, 492 Old Connecticut Path, Framingham, MA 01701.

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