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The CompTIA Security+ Certification Course

The CompTIA Security+ Security Certification Course

Security+ training provides an excellent introduction to the security field and is typically a better entry point than jumping right into an advanced security program. With Security+, you’ll build a solid foundation of knowledge that you can build on, which will help you advance your career in the months and years to come.

8 Study & Exam Tips for Adult Learners

8 Study & Exam Tips for Adult Learners

For adult learners like me, it's been a long time since we've had to face a formal exam. However, for nearly every IT certification, one must pass the associated exam. For example, if you are seeking any CompTIA certification, such as A+, Network+ or Security+, you guessed it—there will be an exam to earn the credential.

6 Surprising Facts about CompTIA Certified Employees

6 Surprising Facts about CompTIA Certified Employees

In an ever-changing IT industry, the skills IT professionals need to do their job well are constantly evolving, and adding certifications to your business can be a critical component of success. According to CompTIA, “Organizations increasingly view certifications as an indicator of the qualification of their applicants when looking for the right candidate to fill their open positions.” In fact, 91% of hiring managers today believe that IT certifications are valuable in validating expertise, according to CompTIA’s Employer Perceptions of IT Training and Certification study.

CompTIA's Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) Certification

CompTIA's Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) Certification

In February 2017, CompTIA released its latest certification course and exam: CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+). This certification is an international vendor-neutral cybersecurity certification that applies behavioral analytics to improve the overall state of IT. This latest certification from CompTIA follows their record of having exams that challenge and validate skills that combat cybersecurity threats.

Is CompTIA Cloud Certification Right for You?

Is CompTIA Cloud Certification Right for You?

Businesses are pursuing a cloud strategy for many reasons, such as cost savings, agility or enabling new business opportunities, and decision makers from various areas are likely to inquire about CompTIA’s cloud solutions.

10 Real-World Skills You Will Learn in the CompTIA Linux+ Course

10 Real-World Skills You Will Learn in the CompTIA Linux+ Course

According to CompTIA, the leading association representing the international technology community, there are at least three reasons why an IT Professional would want to become Linux+ certified:

Strengthen Your Workforce with CompTIA Network+ Certification

Strengthen Your Workforce with CompTIA Network+ Certification

CompTIA Network+ is a vendor neutral networking certification that is trusted around the world. It validates the essential knowledge and skills needed to confidently design, configure, manage, and troubleshoot any wired and wireless networks.

12 Tips to Help You Pass Your Next CompTIA Exam

12 Tips to Help You Pass Your Next CompTIA Exam

Many business today require employees to become CompTIA certified. Whether it’s A+, Network+, or Security+, all these certifications have one thing in common: The exams! 

While sitting for an exam may send shivers down the spine of even the most experienced IT professional, it is important to realize that these certification tests all share a common format.

Get Three Linux Certifications with Just Two Exams

Get Three Linux Certifications with Just Two Exams

Since many of my students ask me about certifications, specifically as it relates to Linux, I felt this would be a quick, but helpful article to many others of you out there.

What's New in the CompTIA A+ 900 Series Exams?

What’s New in the CompTIA A+ 900 Series Exams?

CompTIA’s A+ certification has been around since 1993 and is widely accepted as the foundation for entry level Help Desk and PC Technicians. As time moves forward, CompTIA carefully tracks technology and its impact on the work-world, making adjustments to their certifications to reflect any changes. They state: “We continuously review how trends change the roles that CompTIA A+ certifies and work to adapt the certification to industry workforce needs, and the 900 series is a reflection of the current knowledge and skills needed by today’s IT professionals.”

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