Pluralsight – Photoshop CC Working with Curves

Pluralsight – Photoshop CC Working with Curves
English | Size: 413.9MB
Category: Tutorial


The curves adjustment in Photoshop is the most detailed way to adjust color values of an image. In this course, you’ll gain an understanding of color theory, and how it applies to image manipulation, automation, and color correction in Photoshop. Software required: Photoshop CC.
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Pluralsight – Maya Character and Environment FX with Bifrost and XGen

Pluralsight – Maya Character and Environment FX with Bifrost and XGen
English | Size: 634.5MB
Category: Tutorial


Go on the journey of learning environment and character creation. In this course, Maya Character and Environment FX with Bifrost and XGen, you’ll learn techniques for building trees with Paint Fx, populating terrain with XGen and creating a creature using a liquid simulation. First, you’ll discover how to build a tree from scratch with Paint FX. Next, you’ll explore how to use expressions with XGen. Then, you’ll create a dripping mud monster using the Bifrost liquid simulation. Finally, you’ll learn how to render fog and using Arnold shaders. By the end of this course, you’ll know how to build a forest of your own and bring it alive with mud and water. Software required: Maya 2017.
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Pluralsight – Exterior Rendering Strategies with V-Ray and 3ds Max

Pluralsight – Exterior Rendering Strategies with V-Ray and 3ds Max
English | Size: 550.8MB
Category: Tutorial


When it comes to architectural visualization, making an exterior render is always a challenging task. There are many things going on at once, and many light sources can result in great render times. All of that can be really hard to manage. In this course, Exterior Rendering Strategies with V-Ray and 3ds Max, you’ll learn the methods and best strategies for successfully rendering exteriors in order to have a realistic scene, with the best time management as possible.
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Pluralsight – Windows Virus and Malware Troubleshooting

Pluralsight – Windows Virus and Malware Troubleshooting
English | Size: 232.73 MB
Category: Tutorial


Virus and malware infection can plunge any business or organization into crisis as it spreads from one PC to another across a network, encrypts files, and downs desktops and servers. This course, Windows Virus and Malware Troubleshooting, will first teach you about the different types of malware threats and how criminals are resorting to psychology to attack your PCs and networks. Second, you’ll learn what tools and utilities are available to help you defend your PCs and networks against malware. Third, you’ll learn how to manually remove different types of malware threats from infected PCs. [Read more…]

Pluralsight – Windows Server 2016 Security Hardening

Pluralsight – Windows Server 2016 Security Hardening
English | Size: 592.23 MB
Category: CBTs


Windows Server 2016 is not as secure “out of the box” as most organizations require. This course explains how to beef up security using encryption, updates, software restrictions, credential management, and security baselines.
Windows Server 2016 provides tools for administrators to armor-plate server systems to protect data, ensure stability, avoid malware and guard against credential theft. BitLocker and EFS protect data at rest with robust and manageable encryption as well as platform validation.
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Pluralsight – Protocol Deep Dive DHCP

Pluralsight – Protocol Deep Dive DHCP
English | Size: 245.51 MB
Category: Tutorial


DHCP is one of the core protocols that makes the network “just work”. This course will delve into the specifics of the protocol including configuration, vendor-specific options and extensions, and troubleshooting the network when things go wrong.
Are you responsible for maintaining your company’s network and wonder exactly how the DHCP protocol helps with that? Then this course, Protocol Deep Dive: DHCP, is the course for you! First, you will learn the specifics of exactly how the DHCPv4 and DHCPv6 protocols work, all the way down to the packet level.
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Pluralsight – Performing and Analyzing Network Reconnaissance

Pluralsight – Performing and Analyzing Network Reconnaissance
English | Size: 1.10 GB
Category: Tutorial


Seeing what is currently being exposed about your networks and company resources is vital. This course will provide a fundamental understanding of both reconnaissance and scanning and how it can affect your security posture.
You’ve been tasked as an “Incident Handler” and you are wondering where you start. Attackers typically start with doing a little “reconnaissance” of their target, so it only makes sense that you start there as well. In this course, Performing and Analyzing Network Reconnaissance, you will learn how to think like an attacker in order to stay a step ahead of one. First, you will learn about the two different steps of reconnaissance and scanning. Next, you will learn what to look for, how it’s done, and what you can do to protect your infrastructures.
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Pluralsight – Managing Infrastructure with Microsoft Azure – Getting Started

Pluralsight – Managing Infrastructure with Microsoft Azure – Getting Started
English | Size: 802.01 MB
Category: Tutorial


This course will help the Azure newcomer develop infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) skills quickly. The goal is to give the student everything he or she needs to be successful in using the Microsoft Azure public cloud.

This course, Managing Infrastructure with Microsoft Azure – Getting Started, equips the new Azure administrator with the skills needed to be successful deploying infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) applications and services. First, you’ll learn to deploy Azure virtual machines (VMs) by using the Azure Portal, Windows PowerShell, and the Azure Command-Line Interface (CLI). [Read more…]

Pluralsight – Azure Function Triggers Quick Start

Pluralsight – Azure Function Triggers Quick Start
English | Size: 287.98 MB
Category: CBTs


Azure Functions allow you to trigger the execution of code based on a wealth of events. This course will teach you how to create, configure, and test all the essential trigger types.
Serverless computing and Azure Functions enable the easy development and execution of C# code in the cloud. Serverless computing is the next evolution of Platform as a Service (PaaS). In this course, Azure Function Triggers Quick Start, you’ll learn how to create Azure functions that are triggered by a wide variety of inputs. First, you’ll discover how to periodically execute a trigger on a timer. [Read more…]

Pluralsight – Managing Docker Images

Pluralsight – Managing Docker Images
English | Size: 148.29 MB
Category: TUtorial


Looking to effectively and securely build and administrate Docker images? This course will introduce you to the tools, with a particular focus on learning to host your own private image repository using the open source Docker Registry.

At the core of successfully running Docker container deployments is a thorough knowledge of the creation and administration of Docker images. In this course, Managing Docker Images, you’ll explore image creation and administration best practices. First, you’ll explore all the main image management options currently available. Next, you’ll discover how to build, store, and share images through Docker Hub and Docker Cloud. [Read more…]