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Online, On-demand Training Resources

For whenever you’re ready to learn.

We understand that attending a course in person isn’t always feasible. And sometimes you just need a question answered or to see a quick product demonstration.

Expand your SoftLayer knowledge at a pace that suits your needs. These free online resources are available for you whenever you need them.

On-demand Webinars

Listen to a series of webinars on topics ranging from SoftLayer’s cloud architecture, storage, network, and security to SoftLayer’s managed services and monitoring, as well as competitive comparisons.


SoftLayer’s YouTube Channel

Learn how to use the tools SoftLayer provides to manage your account and your cloud infrastructure. See videos on the SoftLayer 101 YouTube Channel. Here are a few of our most popular videos, but you can see the complete list here.

The SoftLayer Platform and Customer Portal—SoftLayer 101
In this video, you'll be led through a quick demo of some of the amazing features and functions of the SoftLayer customer portal.

Navigating the Customer Portal—SoftLayer 101
In this video, we walk you through the basics of using the Customer Portal and then share some tips to help you navigate the portal quickly.

Getting Started with Auto Scale - SoftLayer 101
In this video, we walk you through how to get started and set up Auto Scale with SoftLayer.

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